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Dynamics of Programmed Transformation and Reproduction

Terry McNulty and Ewan Ferlie

in Reengineering Health Care: The Complexities of Organizational Transformation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199269075
eISBN:
9780191699351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269075.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Public Management, Organization Studies

This chapter represents a higher-level analytical attempt that aims to link relevant study findings to other accounts of programmatic change in health care contexts and thus participate in a in a ... More


Well-Being, the Self, and Radical Change

Jennifer Hawkins

in Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics Volume 9

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198846253
eISBN:
9780191881398
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846253.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Chapter 12 explores radical personal change and its relationship to well-being, welfare, or prudential value. Many theorists of welfare are committed to what is here called the future-based reasons ... More


Introduction: Raised Right—The Making of Southern Baptist Identity

Susan M. Shaw

in God Speaks to Us, Too: Southern Baptist Women on Church, Home, and Society

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124766
eISBN:
9780813135083
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124766.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter discusses Baptists, who are often characterized as thinking pretty differently about a lot of things from those belonging to other Christian religions. The Baptist religion is by far the ... More


Power-Transition, Offensive-Realism, and Leadership Long-Cycle Perspectives on Structural Transitions

David P. Rapkin and William R. Thompson

in Transition Scenarios: China and the United States in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226040332
eISBN:
9780226040509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226040509.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

If we assume structural change is critical to systemic transitions, which existing models are best suited for analyzing these phenomena? Three schools of thought – power transition, offensive ... More


Cyborg Consciousness: Questioning the Dialectics of Nature in Lukács

Alex Loftus

in Everyday Environmentalism: Creating an Urban Political Ecology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665716
eISBN:
9781452946849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665716.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter appropriates the radicalism of Georg Lukács’s critique of capitalist society, as well as the sense of immanent possibilities within everyday life, and brings this into conversation with ... More


Visions of Power in Cuba: Revolution, Redemption, and Resistance, 1959-1971

Lillian Guerra

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835630
eISBN:
9781469601519
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807837368_guerra
Subject:
History, Latin American History

In the tumultuous first decade of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro and other leaders saturated the media with altruistic images of themselves in a campaign to win the hearts of Cuba's six million ... More


Transitioning Toward Sustainability

Susan G. Clark

in Ensuring Greater Yellowstone's Future: Choices for Leaders and Citizens

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300124224
eISBN:
9780300145038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300124224.003.0008
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter examines several alternatives for the challenges faced in greater Yellowstone for transitioning toward sustainability. The exploitive single- and multiple-use management, the type that ... More


The Philanthropic Embrace

Noël Valis

in Sacred Realism: Religion and the Imagination in Modern Spanish Narrative

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300152340
eISBN:
9780300152357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300152340.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter pursues the ways in which the philanthropic embrace of once socially invisible classes is the flash point for the creation of a new literary realism of evangelical origin that emerges ... More


The Emergence of New Business Models

Alan Treadgold and Jonathan Reynolds

in Navigating the New Retail Landscape: A Guide for Business Leaders

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198868767
eISBN:
9780191905230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868767.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, International Business

Chapter 4 discusses the emergence of entirely new business models enabled, inevitably, by technology and which challenge long-established notions of what it means to be a retail enterprise. The ... More


Fleecing the Customer in Shanghai Brothels of the 1890s

Keith McMahon

in Polygamy and Sublime Passion: Sexuality in China on the Verge of Modernity

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833763
eISBN:
9780824870805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833763.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter focuses on Han Bangqing's novel, Flowers of Shanghai (Haishanghua liezhuan), and examines the novel's portrayal of the prostitute-businesswoman's fleecing of the brothel patron. In this ... More


Struggling to Catch Up: Challenges to Identity-Work

Hilde Lindemann

in Holding and Letting Go: The Social Practice of Personal Identities

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199754922
eISBN:
9780199349463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199754922.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

The identity-work conducted by competent adults is more difficult in cases where someone’s identity has changed radically, or her self-conception is very different from how others see her, or—as in ... More


The Emergence of New Business Models

Alan Treadgold and Jonathan Reynolds

in Navigating the New Retail Landscape: A Guide for Business Leaders

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198745754
eISBN:
9780191808180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198745754.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

This chapter discusses the idea that the act of retailing is no longer the preserve solely of traditional retail enterprises. A wide range of other enterprises is seeking a direct relationship with ... More


Introduction

Patsy Staddon

in Women and alcohol: Social perspectives

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781447318880
eISBN:
9781447318903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318880.003.0015
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

Women’s alcohol use can only be understood within its cultural framework. Existing medical epistemologies have failed to do so, as have narratives of blame and personal failure within the field. In ... More


Conclusion: Oxford in Context

L. W. B. Brockliss

in The University of Oxford: A History

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199243563
eISBN:
9780191778698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199243563.003.0018
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The conclusion to Part III outlines the radical changes that occurred to Oxford between 1845 and 1945, but also points out the elements of continuity. It then proceeds to emphasize that, for all the ... More


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