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The Public Law of Government Contracts

A.C.L. Davies

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199287390
eISBN:
9780191713484
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199287390.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Contract plays a vitally important role in the delivery of public services today. Both central and local government make extensive use of private firms to provide facilities, goods, and services. ... More


Defending the Domain of Public Law

Cormac Mac Amhlaigh

in After Public Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199669318
eISBN:
9780191749353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669318.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter explores common understandings of the nature of the public and the private, and its relationship to law through the public/private divide. It departs from a commonplace that the ... More


Historical Perspectives and the Politics of Pension Reform

Gordon L. Clark

in Pension Security in the 21st Century: Redrawing the Public-Private Debate

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199261765
eISBN:
9780191601248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199261768.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter explores the public-private divide with regards to the development of occupational, professional or firm-based pensions in Britain after the Second World War, and how these were ... More


Introduction

J. W. F. Allison

in A Continental Distinction in the Common Law: A Historical and Comparative Perspective on English Public Law

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198298656
eISBN:
9780191710735
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198298656.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Legal History

The fundamental and long-established distinction between public and private law on the Continent developed from Ulpian's distinction in Justinian's Digest, and is thus ancient in origin. This ... More


RELIGIOUS EDUCATION IN LIBERAL DEMOCRATIC SOCIETIES: THE QUESTION OF ACCOUNTABILITY AND AUTONOMY

Walter Feinberg

in Citizenship and Education in Liberal-Democratic Societies: Teaching for Cosmopolitan Values and Collective Identities

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199253661
eISBN:
9780191601972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199253668.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The essays in Part III of the book, on liberal constraints and traditionalist education, argue for a more regulatory conception of liberal education and emphasize the need for some controls over ... More


The Ethics of War, the Market for Private Force, and the Public/Private Divide

Amy E. Eckert

in Outsourcing War: The Just War Tradition in the Age of Military Privatization

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801454202
eISBN:
9781501703577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801454202.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter presents answers to questions about how to apply the principles of just war theory to contemporary conflicts in which private military contractors (PMCs) figure significantly. It begins ... More


The Notion of Europeanization and the Significance of Transnational Private Lawmaking

Lucinda Miller

in The Emergence of EU Contract Law: Exploring Europeanization

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199606627
eISBN:
9780191731716
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199606627.003.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter unpacks the three perspectives from which the notion of Europeanization is usually addressed and, in this way, establishes a structure which informs the rest of the book. The chapter ... More


The public–private divide: which side is criminal justice on?

Stephen Riley

in Values in criminology and community justice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781447300359
eISBN:
9781447311706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300359.003.0013
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

The division between public and private depends upon our social and political values because it forms part of our general concern with the proper limits of governmental power in a liberal state. The ... More


A Black Hole in Democracy?

Antoine Vauchez and Samuel Moyn

in The Neoliberal Republic: Corporate Lawyers, Statecraft, and the Making of Public-Private France

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752544
eISBN:
9781501752575
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752544.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter offers a normative assessment of the political risks and diffuse democratic costs related to the blurring process, and considers its cumulative effects from the standpoint of democratic ... More


Private and Public: Some Banalities About a Platitude

William Lucy

in After Public Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199669318
eISBN:
9780191749353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669318.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the meaning of public law in and through its contrast with private law. It argues that there is no single, comprehensive, compelling, or doctrinally dispositive way to ... More


Introduction

Antoine Vauchez and Samuel Moyn

in The Neoliberal Republic: Corporate Lawyers, Statecraft, and the Making of Public-Private France

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752544
eISBN:
9781501752575
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752544.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the boundary between the public and the private, which is fundamentally different from other sectoral and professional boundaries. It conveys a whole ... More


Pension Reform in the United Kingdom: Increasing the Role of Private Provision?

Gordon L. Clark

in Pension Security in the 21st Century: Redrawing the Public-Private Debate

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199261765
eISBN:
9780191601248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199261768.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter examines pension reform in the UK. It argues that future reform of the UK pension system is unnecessary to make it sustainable in terms of costs. Forecast expenditures can be met without ... More


Globalization and the Transcendence of the Public/Private Divide—What is Public Law under Conditions of Globalization?

Inger-Johanne Sand

in After Public Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199669318
eISBN:
9780191749353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669318.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses changes in the classical public–private divide under the new conditions of globalization, new technologies, and public–private cooperation. General public law and the ... More


Domain-Differentiation: The Psychology of Public Reason

Olivia Newman

in Liberalism in Practice: The Psychology and Pedagogy of Public Reason

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028790
eISBN:
9780262327558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028790.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Domain-differentiation suggests that individuals are well equipped to hold different commitments and beliefs in different domains of their lives. Domain-differentiation is, this chapter argues, a ... More


“Unity in Diversity”: The National Association of Colored Women’s

Susan D. Carle

in Defining the Struggle: National Racial Justice Organizing, 1880-1915

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199945740
eISBN:
9780199369843
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199945740.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Social History

This chapter argues that the role of the National Association of Colored Women in early law-related civil rights activism should be reconceptualized to emphasize the importance of African American ... More


Out in the World: Multi-Level Governance for Gender Equality

Kerry Rittich

in Feminisms of Discontent: Global Contestations

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199452941
eISBN:
9780199085521
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199452941.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Gender activists and scholars, both domestic and international, must now confront the fact that the dominant postwar framework in and through which we have approached equality and freedom is in ... More


Factors Influencing the Use of Comparative Arguments by Courts

Michal Bobek

in Comparative Reasoning in European Supreme Courts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680382
eISBN:
9780191760280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680382.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Comparative Law

Whether or not judges use comparative arguments is determined by a complex interplay of a number of legal and extra-legal factors within each legal system. The chapter introduces and discusses a ... More


The Public, the Private, and the Law

Claudio Michelon

in After Public Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199669318
eISBN:
9780191749353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669318.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Reflections on the movement towards a ‘publicization of private law’ are often presented as narratives of encroachment of a public law mentality into private law. Conversely, discussion on the ... More


Bangladeshi Women and Gender Boundaries

Alisa Perkins

in Muslim American City: Gender and Religion in Metro Detroit

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781479828012
eISBN:
9781479877218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479828012.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter analyzes how Bangladeshi American women and teenage girls in Hamtramck renegotiate conceptualizations of the public-private divide through ongoing interpretive and explorative spatial ... More


Manchester: (Re)presenting urban space

Michael Edema Leary-Owhin

in Exploring the production of urban space: Differential space in three post-industrial cities

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781447305743
eISBN:
9781447311454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305743.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter documents the emergence of the Liverpool Road Railway Station counter-project in Castlefield, Manchester, and the alternative representations of urban space promulgated by the historic ... More


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