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Managers—The Social and Cultural Environment

John F. Wilson and Andrew Thomson

in The Making of Modern Management: British Management in Historical Perspective

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199261581
eISBN:
9780191718588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199261581.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

This chapter examines the role of industry in British society, reflecting Rubinstein’s argument that ‘Britain’s was never fundamentally an industrial and manufacturing economy; rather, it was always, ... More


Fantasy Pieces: Metrical Dissonance in the Music of Robert Schumann

Harald Krebs

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195116236
eISBN:
9780199871308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195116236.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This book, written in the form of a series of dialogues between the Schumannian characters Florestan and Eusebius, proposes a theory of metrical conflict that rigorously develops the metaphorical ... More


Functional Imaging with FDG-PET in Mild Cognitive Impairment

Karl Herholz

in Imaging the Aging Brain

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195328875
eISBN:
9780199864836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195328875.003.0013
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques, Development

Assessment of regional cerebral glucose metabolism by FDG-PET at the resting state is a standard functional technique to assess cerebral function. An increasing body of evidence indicates that ... More


Rivals to Tonality

Peter van der Merwe

in Roots of the Classical: The Popular Origins of Western Music

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780198166474
eISBN:
9780191713880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198166474.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Classical tonality, with its basis in the tonic-and-dominant polarity, did not have the field all to itself. ‘Modal’ progressions never completely died out. This chapter looks at some of them. One of ... More


Genre, Conventions, and Cultural Programme in Gellius' Noctes Atticae

Amiel Vardi

in The Worlds of Aulus Gellius

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199264827
eISBN:
9780191718403
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264827.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The chapter aims to delineate Gellius' view of knowledge and intellectual life by examining his adhesion and departure from the generic conventions of ancient miscellanies and similar works. His ... More


Clinical aspects and diagnosis

J. Edmond Wraith

in Lysosomal Disorders of the Brain: Recent Advances in Molecular and Cellular Pathogenesis and Treatment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198508786
eISBN:
9780191723803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198508786.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

The lysosomal storage disorders, like many other metabolic and genetic diseases, show a remarkably variable clinical phenotype. In some patients, the presentation may be in the neonatal period with ... More


Encountering Counterintuitive Ideas: Constructing a Developmental Learning Progression for Evolution Understanding

E. Margaret Evans, Karl S. Rosengren, Jonathan D. Lane, and Kristen L. S. Price

in Evolution Challenges: Integrating Research and Practice in Teaching and Learning about Evolution

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199730421
eISBN:
9780199949557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730421.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter provides evidence for a developmental learning progression, which can bridge the gap between everyday intuition and scientific reasoning about evolutionary change. First, it describes ... More


MOF's Elite Administrators

Maurice Wright

in Japan's Fiscal Crisis: The Ministry of Finance and the Politics of Public Spending, 1975-2000

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199250530
eISBN:
9780191697937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250530.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Japan's elite bureaucrats have five defining characteristics. First, their recruitment is open and competitive, but those appointed are drawn predominantly from among the graduates of Tokyo ... More


Death in Old Age

Pat Jalland

in Death in the Victorian Family

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201885
eISBN:
9780191675058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201885.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter discusses the death of elderly people and the plight they have to undergo as they age, such as social disengagement, loneliness and isolation, dependency, and a declining sense of ... More


Distribution within the Hawaiian Islands

Michael Heads

in Molecular Panbiogeography of the Tropics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780520271968
eISBN:
9780520951808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520271968.003.0008
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Distribution patterns in the Hawaiian Islands have often been interpreted with respect to island age and the “progression rule,” with groups on younger islands predicted to be nested in groups on ... More


Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease

David Eidelberg

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393484
eISBN:
9780199914494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393484.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System, Techniques

This volume provides up-to-date information concerning new applications of brain imaging to the study of Parkinson’s disease (PD). The chapters, written by experts in this field, focus on the various ... More


Policy initiatives for family carers

Hilary Arksey and Anne Corden

in Family Carers in Palliative Care: A guide for health and social care professionals

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199216901
eISBN:
9780191730252
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216901.003.0004
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

This chapter discusses policy initiatives for family carers of people with terminal illness. It focuses on the situation in England but provides some comparison of innovative approaches in other ... More


Basic Skills for Implementation of Locomotor Training

Susan J. Harkema, Andrea L. Behrman, and Hugues Barbeau

in Locomotor Training: Principles and Practice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195342086
eISBN:
9780199897063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195342086.003.0004
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Techniques

Successfully providing the locomotor training intervention is dependent on knowledge, skill, and clinical decisions for progression. Proper harness application and appropriate client attire are ... More


Progression to Recovery

Susan J. Harkema, Andrea L. Behrman, and Hugues Barbeau

in Locomotor Training: Principles and Practice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195342086
eISBN:
9780199897063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195342086.003.0008
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Techniques

Properly and continuously challenging clients to achieve higher levels of performance is critical to recovery. Therapists and technicians must know how to use progression strategies for each phase if ... More


Dopaminergic Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease: PET

Biju Gopalakrishnan and A. Jon Stoessl

in Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393484
eISBN:
9780199914494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393484.003.0011
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System, Techniques

Positron emission tomography (PET) is a functional imaging technique utilized in Parkinson’s disease (PD) largely to assess the integrity of the nigrostriatal dopamine system. This chapter reviews ... More


Dopaminergic Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease: SPECT

Christoph Scherfler and Werner Poewe

in Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393484
eISBN:
9780199914494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393484.003.0015
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System, Techniques

The diagnosis of idiopathic Parkinson’s disease (PD) can often be made on clinical grounds with a high degree of accuracy particularly in cases with full expression of the classical motor features of ... More


Functional Imaging Biomarkers for the Assessment of Parkinson’s Disease Progression

Chris C. Tang and David Eidelberg

in Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393484
eISBN:
9780199914494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393484.003.0093
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System, Techniques

A reasonable degree of symptom relief can be achieved in most PD patients, particularly at early disease stages. Nonetheless, despite symptomatic treatment, the disease process continues, with the ... More


Effects of Surgical Treatment

Anna L. Bartels and Klaus L. Leenders

in Imaging in Parkinson’s Disease

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393484
eISBN:
9780199914494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393484.003.0109
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System, Techniques

This chapter summarizes the contribution of imaging to the current understanding of the mechanisms underlying surgical interventions for PD. Structural imaging studies using MRI techniques have ... More


The Social Division of Welfare: Some Reflections on the Search for Equity1

Richard M. Titmuss

in Essays on the Welfare State

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781447349518
eISBN:
9781447349525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447349518.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter looks at how some students of social policy see the development of ‘The Welfare State’ in historical perspective as part of a broad, ascending road of social betterment provided for the ... More


Elections Without Democracy: The False Starts, 1975–97

Larbi Sadiki

in Rethinking Arab Democratization: Elections without Democracy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199562985
eISBN:
9780191721182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562985.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

This chapter examines the democratic stirrings between 1975 and 1997 as an important background and Arab ‘election fetishism’ post-1997. Thus, it provides referential material for understanding ... More


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