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Relations and Reductions

Rory Fox

in Time and Eternity in Mid-Thirteenth-Century Thought

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780199285754
eISBN:
9780191603563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199285756.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter examines 13th century views about temporal relations. It shows that although medieval thinkers used differently nuanced terminology, a broadly shared approach to a theory of relations ... More


Co‐Constitution, Causality, and Confluence: Organizing in a World without Entities

Kenneth J. Gergen

in Process, Sensemaking, and Organizing

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199594566
eISBN:
9780191595721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199594566.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

The shift in focus from entities to process in organizational theory is both theoretically challenging and rich in potential. In this chapter I first consider two major challenges to the traditional ... More


Law's Relations: A Relational Theory of Self, Autonomy, and Law

Jennifer Nedelsky

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195147964
eISBN:
9780199918133
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195147964.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Autonomy is one of the core concepts of legal and political thought, yet also one of the least understood. The prevailing theory of liberal individualism characterizes autonomy as independence, yet ... More


An Interlude concerning Context: A Relational Theory of Meaning

EVA FEDER KITTAY

in Metaphor: Its Cognitive Force and Linguistic Structure

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198242468
eISBN:
9780191680472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198242468.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind

Some aspects of language meaning as well as aspects of language use, are at work in people’s comprehension and production of metaphor. This chapter argues that both word and sentence meaning depend ... More


“I Wasn't Being True to Myself”: Women's Narratives of Postpartum Depression

Natasha S. Mauthner

in Silencing the Self Across Cultures: Depression and Gender in the Social World

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195398090
eISBN:
9780199776900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195398090.003.0023
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter describes the contrasting ways in which postpartum depression has been conceptualized based on varying theoretical and methodological approaches. The author presents an overview of ... More


The Nature of Goodness

W. D. Ross

in The Right and the Good

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199252657
eISBN:
9780191598333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199252653.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This is the second of five chapters on good, and starts by making the point that it is around the question of the intrinsically good that the chief controversies about the nature of goodness or value ... More


INTRODUCTION: RELIGION, PSYCHOLOGY, AND TERRORISM

Jones James W

in Blood That Cries Out From the Earth: The Psychology of Religious Terrorism

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195335972
eISBN:
9780199868957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335972.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

“Introduction: Religion, Psychology, and Terrorism.” Focusing on both the dynamics of individual personalities and the diversity of religious traditions, this is a clinical psychology of religion, ... More


Space—Relational or Absolute?

Ian Hinckfuss

in The Existence of Space and Time

Published in print:
1975
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198245193
eISBN:
9780191680854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198245193.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter first elaborates the terminology of space. It also considers relational and absolute theories of space. Some relational theories of space treat the logic of ‘space’ much as one treats ... More


Relations, Human and Non-human

Milja Kurki

in International Relations in a Relational Universe

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198850885
eISBN:
9780191885723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850885.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter argues for an extension of how we think relationally via relational cosmology. It places relational cosmology in a conversation with varied relational perspectives in critical social ... More


Restorative Justice and Reconciliation: Twin Frameworks for Peacebuilding

Jennifer J. Llewellyn and Daniel Philpott

in Restorative Justice, Reconciliation, and Peacebuilding

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199364862
eISBN:
9780199364893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199364862.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Restorative Justice and Reconciliation: Twin Frameworks for Peacebuilding This chapter sketches and elaborates the conceptual foundation for the volume. It proposes that restorative justice and ... More


Relational Contracts

Melvin A Eisenberg

in Good Faith and Fault in Contract Law

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198265788
eISBN:
9780191682964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198265788.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Law of Obligations

This chapter argues that the relational contract literature cannot offer a definition of relational contracts, to which special rules are to apply. It advances the theory that most contracts are in ... More


Experiential Objectivity

Naomi Eilan

in Perception, Causation, and Objectivity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199692040
eISBN:
9780191729713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199692040.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Philosophy of Mind

Contra sense datum theories, most philosophers hold that perceptions have immediate ‘objective import'. How should the possession by a perception of such import be explained? The paper suggests that ... More


Developmental and Life-Course Models of Crime

David M. Day and Margit Wiesner

in Criminal Trajectories: A Developmental Perspective

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479880058
eISBN:
9781479888276
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479880058.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter provides an overview of theoretical process models for the explanation of crime in developmental context. It introduces key propositions from leading developmental and life-course ... More


Introduction

Milja Kurki

in International Relations in a Relational Universe

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198850885
eISBN:
9780191885723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850885.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter introduces the challenge of rethinking international relations and the field of International Relations as it embarks on its ‘second century’ of scholarship. It considers the varied ... More


Moving Out of the Lab: Sex, Crime, and Human Rights

in The Rewards of Punishment: A Relational Theory of Norm Enforcement

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804760218
eISBN:
9780804771221
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804760218.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This chapter reflects on some of the substantive implications of the relational theory of norms. It uses the theory to develop a novel hypothesis about sex norms; to describe a mechanism that might ... More


Memory binding in hippocampal relational networks

Howard Eichenbaum

in Handbook of Binding and Memory: Perspectives from Cognitive Neuroscience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198529675
eISBN:
9780191689680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198529675.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter updates relational memory theory and outlines an information processing syntax that contributes to a broad range of phenomena in ... More


Conjointly Co-constituting Relating

Robert B. Arundale

in Communicating & Relating: Constituting Face in Everyday Interacting

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190210199
eISBN:
9780190210212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190210199.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Following Baxter and Montgomery’s (1996) Relational Dialectics Theory, relationships and relating are productively characterized as two or more participants engaged in both connecting with and ... More


Proportionality in Counterinsurgency: Reconciling Human Rights and Humanitarian Law

Evan J. Criddle

in Counterinsurgency Law: New Directions in Asymmetric Warfare

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199941445
eISBN:
9780190260170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199941445.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter examines the potential for convergence of human rights law (HRL) and international humanitarian law (IHL) in counterinsurgency (COIN), with particular emphasis on the traditional IHL ... More


Taking Culture Seriously: A Pluralistic Approach to Attachment

Gilda A. Morelli, Nandita Chaudhary, Alma Gottlieb, Heidi Keller, Marjorie Murray, Naomi Quinn, Mariano Rosabal-Coto, Gabriel Scheidecker, Akira Takada, and Marga Vicedo

in The Cultural Nature of Attachment: Contextualizing Relationships and Development

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780262036900
eISBN:
9780262342872
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036900.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter presents an alternative view to classic attachment theory and research, arguing for systematic, ethnographically informed, approaches to the study of child development. It begins with ... More


International Relations in a Relational Universe

Milja Kurki

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198850885
eISBN:
9780191885723
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850885.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

It is time for International Relations (IR) to join the relational revolution afoot in the natural and social sciences. To do so, more careful reflection is needed on cosmological assumptions in the ... More


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