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Information Privacy and Reputation

Perry Keller

in European and International Media Law: Liberal Democracy, Trade, and the New Media

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198268550
eISBN:
9780191728518
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198268550.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

Chapter Ten concerns the relationship between rights sustaining the liberty to publish and countervailing rights to respect for privacy and reputation. In European economic law, the rules of free ... More


Clarifications and Responses to Objections

William J. Talbott

in Human Rights and Human Well-Being

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195173482
eISBN:
9780199872176
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173482.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter responds to a variety of objections, including the following: that the account is not really consequentialist; that it gives too much priority to states as the guarantors of human ... More


Lies, Libel, and Football: Coaches as Public Figures: Butts v. Curtis Publishing (1967)

Sarah K. Fields

in Game Faces: Sport Celebrity and the Laws of Reputation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040283
eISBN:
9780252098543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040283.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

This chapter explores the lawsuit that Wally Butts, a member of the College Football Hall of Fame, filed against the publisher of the Saturday Evening Post in 1963. The lawsuit began when the former ... More


Hirsz Abramowicz Profiles of a Lost World: Memoirs of East European Jewish Life before World War II

Motti Zalkin

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 15: Focusing on Jewish Religious Life, 1500-1900

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774716
eISBN:
9781800340725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774716.003.0036
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter presents Hirsz Abramowicz’s compilation of essays, arranged in five chapters. The first chapter deals with Lithuanian Jewish life and traditions, examining among other topics rural ... More


Sex, Money and Personal Character in Eighteenth-Century British Politics

Marilyn Morris

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300208450
eISBN:
9780300210477
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300208450.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

How, and why, did the Anglo-American world become so obsessed with the private lives and public character of its political leaders? This book finds answers in eighteenth-century Britain, when a long ... More


Introduction: Gendering the History of Dictatorship and Transnational Politics

Elizabeth S. Manley

in The Paradox of Paternalism: Women and the Politics of Authoritarianism in the Dominican Republic

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054292
eISBN:
9780813053042
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054292.003.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The introductory chapter presents the two main arguments of the study. First, as a result of both the Trujillo and Balaguer regimes’ efforts to uphold the Dominican Republic’s international ... More


The Making of a Global Public Intellectual

Richard Crockatt

in Einstein and Twentieth-Century Politics: 'A Salutary Moral Influence'

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198785491
eISBN:
9780191827402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198785491.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Ideas, Political History

This chapter begins with an overview of Einstein’s political education as a prelude to discussion of his connections with other global public intellectuals—Gandhi, Schweitzer, Bertrand Russell, ... More


Scene Two, the 1840s: Music and Antislavery, the Hutchinson Family Singers as Public Abolitionists

Scott Gac

in Singing for Freedom: The Hutchinson Family Singers and the Nineteenth-Century Culture of Reform

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300111989
eISBN:
9780300138368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300111989.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter focuses on the music and antislavery during 1840 and the Hutchinson Family Singers as public abolitionists. In most of northern New England, slavery had never developed deep roots in the ... More


Adepts and Their Communities

Robert Ford Campany

in Making Transcendents: Ascetics and Social Memory in Early Medieval China

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833336
eISBN:
9780824870218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833336.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter describes adepts in relation to their communities. Many practitioners of transcendence arts, for all their alleged secrecy and social disengagement, were visible, talked-about public ... More


The Prime Ministers' Craft: Why Some Succeed and Others Fail in Westminster Systems

Patrick Weller

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780199646203
eISBN:
9780191850424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199646203.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Prime ministers are presented as ever-more powerful figures; at the same time they seem to fail more regularly. How can the public image be so different from the apparent experience? This book seeks ... More


On to Morehead

Carol Boggess

in James Still: A Life

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813174181
eISBN:
9780813174815
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813174181.003.0020
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter describes Still’s image as a reclusive writer who wrote to make himself happy. In fact, he also wrote to publish but had little success in the 1950s. When “The Run for the Elbertas” ... More


Guilty until Proven Innocent

Daniel Friedmann

in The Purse and the Sword: The Trials of Israel's Legal Revolution

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190278502
eISBN:
9780190278533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190278502.003.0025
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Legal History

This chapter looks at the expansion of criminal law and the growing percentage of convictions. One of the more notable characteristics of the judiciary is the growing number of judicial appointments ... More


American Idols

Doron Taussig

in What We Mean by the American Dream: Stories We Tell about Meritocracy

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781501754685
eISBN:
9781501754708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501754685.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter focuses on famous people. It shows that American culture does not take for granted the role of merit in achievement, even in the cases of successful public figures. The chapter asserts ... More


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