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The Challenge of Regulatory Connection

Roger Brownsword

in Rights, Regulation, and the Technological Revolution

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199276806
eISBN:
9780191707605
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199276806.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter begins with a discussion of the problem of disconnection (and the process of re-connection). It introduces three key distinctions: one between ‘descriptive’ and ‘normative’ ... More


Updating the Legacy of the Black Arts Movement and Staying Relevant: Reconnecting with Africa in Ishmael Reed’s

Jiri Salamoun

in With Fists Raised: Radical Art, Contemporary Activism, and the Iconoclasm of the Black Arts Movement

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781800859777
eISBN:
9781800852488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800859777.003.0012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter argues for reconsideration of Ishmael Reed’s position to Black Arts movement. It shows that in his novel Japanese by Spring, Reed nurtures a key theme of the movement (reconnection to ... More


Fragmentation

GÜNTHER DISSERTORI, IAN G. KNOWLES, and MICHAEL SCHMELLING

in Quantum Chromodynamics: High Energy Experiments and Theory

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199566419
eISBN:
9780191708060
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566419.003.0013
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

Fragmentation is the process by which the primary partons produced in a hard subprocess convert into the sprays of hadrons seen by experiments. This chapter describes experimental observations about ... More


Applications

Leon Mestel

in Stellar Magnetism

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198526728
eISBN:
9780191707049
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526728.003.0003
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

In addition to the Alfv èn wave, field-freezing and the consequent Lorentz force yield fast and slow magnetoacoustic waves, and magnetohydrodynamic shocks. The integral scalar and tensorial virial ... More


Johnson and Boswell: A Biography of Friendship

John Radner

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300178753
eISBN:
9780300189087
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300178753.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

This book examines the fluctuating, close, and complex friendship enjoyed by Samuel Johnson and James Boswell, from the day they met in 1763 to the day when Boswell published his monumental Life of ... More


Fragments

Khatharya Um

in From the Land of Shadows: "War, Revolution, and the Making of the Cambodian Diaspora"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479804733
eISBN:
9781479801978
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479804733.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter looks at the different forms that memory, mourning, and memorialization take in the aftermath of the Cambodian genocide and examines diasporic longing for reconnection and the different ... More


Phylogeny reconstruction: overview

Ziheng Yang

in Molecular Evolution: A Statistical Approach

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199602605
eISBN:
9780191782251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602605.003.0003
Subject:
Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter introduces basic concepts related to phylogenetic trees such as rooted and unrooted trees, consensus trees and partition distance, species trees, and gene trees. It discusses general ... More


Bayesian phylogenetics

Ziheng Yang

in Molecular Evolution: A Statistical Approach

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199602605
eISBN:
9780191782251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602605.003.0008
Subject:
Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter discusses the implementation of various models of genetic sequence evolution in Bayesian phylogenetic analysis. It discusses the specification of priors for parameters in such models, as ... More


Disconnection and Reconnection as Resistance to Geosurveillance

David Swanlund

in Disentangling: The Geographies of Digital Disconnection

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197571873
eISBN:
9780197571910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197571873.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

Digital media has spawned entire industries centered on geosurveillance, resulting in complex flows of sensitive data. Practices surrounding the collection, use, and sale of this data are commonly ... More


A Journey from the Sun to the Earth

Arnab Rai Choudhuri

in Nature’s Third Cycle: A Story of Sunspots

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199674756
eISBN:
9780191752469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674756.003.0008
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter discusses the consequences of the sun’s magnetic fields, such as the hot corona producing the solar wind, solar flares and coronal mass ejections. The basic physics behind coronal ... More


Introduction

Charles F. Kennel

in Convection and Substorms: Paradigms of Magnetospheric Phenomenology

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195085297
eISBN:
9780197560488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195085297.003.0001
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Atmospheric Sciences

In the year 1600, the the man about to become physician to Queen Elizabeth I of England published a long treatise summarizing his two decades of experimentation on ... More


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