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Introduction

Silvia Scarpa

in Trafficking in Human Beings: Modern Slavery

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199541904
eISBN:
9780191715464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541904.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This introductory chapter synthesises the structure of the book that is subdivided into five chapters. The first chapter examines trafficking in persons in the light of the recent definition of the ... More


The Plural Subject Theory of Political Obligation

Margaret Gilbert

in A Theory of Political Obligation: Membership, Commitment, and the Bonds of Society

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780199274956
eISBN:
9780191603976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199274959.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The plural subject theory of political obligation is brought up against the tests proposed in Chapter 3, and compared and contrasted with several other theories, including those that invoke ... More


Security Rights

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/9780195173482.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter compares a system of human rights guarantees of security with libertarian natural rights. Security rights are a solution to a collective action problem that would arise in a state of ... More


Cromwell and the Sin of Achan

Blair Worden

in God's Instruments: Political Conduct in the England of Oliver Cromwell

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199570492
eISBN:
9780191739347
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570492.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The chapter illustrates the place of biblical conviction in the thinking of Oliver Cromwell and those around him. It shows how their sense of purpose was nourished and shaped by their alertness to ... More


The General Norms of Positive Morality and Positive Law are always Hypothetical

Hans Kelsen

in General Theory of Norms

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198252177
eISBN:
9780191681363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198252177.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

For every conditional norm, there is a statement about the occurrence of the act of which the conditional norm is the meaning, such as ‘God commanded that if someone makes a promise he is to keep it’ ... More


Breach of a Duty and Consequential Failure to Prevent or to Punish Crimes of Subordinates

Guenael Mettraux

in The Law of Command Responsibility

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199559329
eISBN:
9780191705304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199559329.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the third element of command responsibility, namely, a grave and culpable failure on the part of a superior to adopt necessary and reasonable measures to prevent or punish ... More


Trafficking in Human Beings: Modern Slavery

Silvia Scarpa

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199541904
eISBN:
9780191715464
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541904.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

In recent decades the international community has focused its attention on trafficking in persons, one of the most worrying phenomena of the 21st century. Chapter 1 examines trafficking in persons in ... More


Trafficking in Persons as One of the XXI Century's New Forms of Slavery

Silvia Scarpa

in Trafficking in Human Beings: Modern Slavery

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199541904
eISBN:
9780191715464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541904.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter reviews trafficking in persons in the light of the first international definition of the phenomenon given by the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, ... More


The International Abolition of Slavery and the Slave Trade and the Action against Trafficking in Human Beings

Silvia Scarpa

in Trafficking in Human Beings: Modern Slavery

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199541904
eISBN:
9780191715464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541904.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter offers a global overview on the instruments of international law adopted in the last three centuries to fight against slavery, the slave trade, the white slave traffic, and trafficking ... More


Sentencing

Neil Boister and Robert Cryer

in The Tokyo International Military Tribunal - A Reappraisal

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199278527
eISBN:
9780191706950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278527.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter analyses the Charter provisions on sentencing, the evidence on pre-sentence, and sentence judicial deliberations. It examines the sentences passed by the Majority and then attempts to ... More


Moral Improvisation and New Obligations

F. M. Kamm

in The Moral Target: Aiming at Right Conduct in War and Other Conflicts

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199897520
eISBN:
9780199950249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199897520.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter explores Barbara Herman's views regarding justice after the civil conflict in South Africa. It observes that her views seem to be applicable to justice after war between states, and ... More


Prologue to Some Great Amiss: The Prehistory of Hamlet

David Bevington

in Murder Most Foul: Hamlet Through the Ages

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199599103
eISBN:
9780191731501
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199599103.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The story of Hamlet begins with the Scandinavian work by Saxo Grammaticus, in The History of the Danes, ca. 1200, and continues down through a 16th-century version by Belleforest, an English version ... More


An Interest-Based Justification for the Right to Punish

Alejandro Chehtman

in The Philosophical Foundations of Extraterritorial Punishment

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199603404
eISBN:
9780191725173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603404.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter presents a justification for the power to punish which is based on the interest of individuals in a given state in there being a system of rules prohibiting murder, rape, and so on, in ... More


Extraterritorial Jurisdiction for International Crimes

Alejandro Chehtman

in The Philosophical Foundations of Extraterritorial Punishment

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199603404
eISBN:
9780191725173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603404.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter provides a fresh look at the issues of international and universal jurisdiction, i.e., at the theoretical explanation for the scope of the jurisdiction of the International Criminal ... More


Tourist Agency

Dean MacCannell

in The Ethics of Sightseeing

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520257825
eISBN:
9780520948655
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520257825.003.0013
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

John Urry's The Tourist Gaze provides the first sustained and serious account of the tourist subject or subjectivity. Urry posits a connection between tourist and attraction that exceeds the gaze. ... More


Fabricating Figures

Andrew Dilts

in Punishment and Inclusion: Race, Membership, and the Limits of American Liberalism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823262410
eISBN:
9780823268986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823262410.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter offers an account of how “figures” are discursively produced and socially fabricated through practices that sit between distinct but overlapping domains of power/knowledge. Through an ... More


Accounting for Unaccountability

Robert A. Ferguson

in Metamorphosis: How to Transform Punishment in America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780300230833
eISBN:
9780300235296
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300230833.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter discusses how much of what Western thought came to feel about the subject of punishment originates in Ovid's artistic treatment of the subject. Punishment, he realized, is more than ... More


The Architectonics of Reform

Robert A. Ferguson

in Metamorphosis: How to Transform Punishment in America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780300230833
eISBN:
9780300235296
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300230833.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter demonstrates how replacing a theory of punishment that shuns the transgressor with one that connects with that transgressor may sound plain enough in principle, but many things forestall ... More


Sentencing Guidelines: Exploring the English Model

Andrew Ashworth and Julian V. Roberts (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199684571
eISBN:
9780191765032
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684571.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This volume is the first devoted to exploring the definitive sentencing guidelines in England and Wales. Although there is a vast literature on sentencing guidelines across the United States, the ... More


Politics: Desire and Power

Koichiro Kokubun

in The Principles of Deleuzian Philosophy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781474448987
eISBN:
9781474480826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474448987.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter explicates Deleuze’s mature political philosophy through a contraposition with Foucault’s. Where Foucault sees the elementary unit of socio-political analysis as ‘power’, Deleuze argues ... More


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