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The Biological Basics of Infectious Disease

Margaret P. Battin, Leslie P. Francis, Jay A. Jacobson, and Charles B. Smith

in The Patient as Victim and Vector: Ethics and Infectious Disease

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195335842
eISBN:
9780199868926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335842.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Infectious diseases, although they vary substantially in their manifestations and causes, share certain common features that make them distinct and remarkable. These diseases can strike suddenly and ... More


Accessing Accountability: Individual Versus Collective Voices 1

Jonathan Fox

in Accountability Politics: Power and Voice in Rural Mexico

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199208852
eISBN:
9780191709005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208852.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This study compares innovations that encourage voice for accountability within two large-scale anti-poverty programs, Mexico's flagship welfare program, Oportunidades (formerly known as Progresa), ... More


Public Health and Primary Care: Partners in Population Health

Alison Hill, Siân Griffiths, and Stephen Gillam

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198508533
eISBN:
9780191723780
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198508533.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Primary care teams have had a long established role in public health, providing preventive services to populations, through the registered population in general practice. This model of a registered ... More


Religion and AIDS in Africa

Jenny Trinitapoli and Alexander Weinreb

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195335941
eISBN:
9780199979080
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335941.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book provides an empirical account of how religion affects the interpretation, prevention, and mitigation of AIDS in the world's most religious continent. Drawing upon their extensive fieldwork ... More


Unexploded and Abandoned Weapons

William H. Boothby

in Weapons and the Law of Armed Conflict

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199569946
eISBN:
9780191705250
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199569946.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

A major modern concern with armed conflict concerns the dangers posed by unexploded and abandoned munitions left on the former battlefield to civilians, particularly children. This chapter states and ... More


The Right to Security Beyond the ASBO

Peter Ramsay

in The Insecurity State: Vulnerable Autonomy and the Right to Security in the Criminal Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199581061
eISBN:
9780191741005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199581061.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter reviews the protection of a right to security by the wider criminal legislation enacted by successive New Labour governments. It includes in turn the other Civil Preventive Orders that ... More


Social support, empathy and ecology: a theoretical underpinning for working with young people who have suffered child sexual abuse or exploitation

Pat Dolan and Caroline McGregor

in Child Sexual Exploitation: Why Theory Matters

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447351412
eISBN:
9781447352266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447351412.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter presents three proposed theoretical frameworks that can be usefully applied in working in the field of child sexual abuse (CSA). It argues that the functions of empathy, social support ... More


Environmental Principles: From Political Slogans to Legal Rules

Nicolas de Sadeleer

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199254743
eISBN:
9780191719851
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199254743.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This book traces the evolution of environmental principles from their origins as vague political slogans reflecting fears about environmental hazards to their embodiment in enforceable laws. Since ... More


Probabilistic measures of causal strength

Branden Fitelson and Christopher Hitchcock

in Causality in the Sciences

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199574131
eISBN:
9780191728921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199574131.003.0029
Subject:
Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

A number of theories of causation posit that causes raise the probability of their effects. This chapter surveys a number of proposals for analysing causal strength in terms of probabilities. The ... More


9/11 and American Foreign Policy

Melvyn P. Leffler

in Safeguarding Democratic Capitalism: U.S. Foreign Policy and National Security, 1920-2015

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196510
eISBN:
9781400888061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196510.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter emphasizes that 9/11 dramatically altered the threat perception of U.S. policymakers. “The greater the threat,” said the strategy statement, “the greater the risk of inaction.” In this ... More


Environmental Principles: From Political Slogans to Legal Rules

Nicolas de Sadeleer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198844358
eISBN:
9780191879890
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198844358.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

This book traces the evolution of environmental principles from their origins as vague political slogans reflecting fears about environmental hazards to their embodiment in enforceable laws. Since ... More


Article 106 TFEU

Julian Nowag

in Environmental Integration in Competition and Free-Movement Laws

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198753803
eISBN:
9780191815447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753803.003.0010
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

The chapter shows that preventative integration in Article 106 TFEU does not have the same effect as under Articles 101 and 102 TFEU. Different situations under Article 106(2) are distinguished. The ... More


State Aid Law

Julian Nowag

in Environmental Integration in Competition and Free-Movement Laws

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198753803
eISBN:
9780191815447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753803.003.0011
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

This chapter shows that preventative integration occurs neither within the current framework of Article 107(1) TFEU nor in the context of Article 107(2) and (3) TFEU. It is shown that the ... More


Free-Movement Law

Julian Nowag

in Environmental Integration in Competition and Free-Movement Laws

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198753803
eISBN:
9780191815447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753803.003.0012
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

This chapter shows that the preventative integration by means of the first form of integration is not possible in the context of free-movement law. The application of the four freedoms is reviewed. ... More


Competition Law

Julian Nowag

in Environmental Integration in Competition and Free-Movement Laws

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198753803
eISBN:
9780191815447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753803.003.0021
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

In the context of competition law the second form of preventative integration, balancing to prevent environmental degradation, might be seen as possible under Article 101(1) TFEU’s rule of reason, or ... More


Article 106 TFEU

Julian Nowag

in Environmental Integration in Competition and Free-Movement Laws

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198753803
eISBN:
9780191815447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753803.003.0022
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

This chapter discusses how the balancing in Article 106 TFEU is similar to that under Articles 101 and 102 TFEU, in that the necessity of the restriction of competition is assessed. It highlights the ... More


Free-Movement Law

Julian Nowag

in Environmental Integration in Competition and Free-Movement Laws

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198753803
eISBN:
9780191815447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753803.003.0024
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Competition Law

This chapter explores preventative integration in the balancing tests in the market-freedoms, in particular in the form of mandatory requirements or in the form of the written justifications such as ... More


The need for change

Lynne Harne

in Violent fathering and the risks to children: The need for change

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847429179
eISBN:
9781447304180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429179.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter implies that although there is beginning to be some policy recognition of the problem of violent fathering, it is frequently in conflict with policies that promote the involvement of ... More


The challenges and benefits of a new role for public policy

Clem Henricson

in Morality and public policy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781447323815
eISBN:
9781447323839
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447323815.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

Chapter 4, The Challenges and Benefits of a New Role for Public Policy explores the implications of this approach. The proposal to establish formal consideration and debate of morality as a public ... More


Safe, Effective, and Affordable Health Care for a Bulging Population

Robyn Norton

in Is the Planet Full?

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199677771
eISBN:
9780191757235
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677771.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter considers the escalating cost of health care in Chapter 9. Instead of focusing on the considerable dangers posed by contagious disease (as others have done), the chapter focuses on the ... More


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