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Working Classes Map the City

Ira Katznelson

in Marxism and the City

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780198279242
eISBN:
9780191601910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198279248.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

For Marxism, the main issues of social theory within the industrial phase of capitalism focus on the formation of working classes, and this subject is best treated, in significant measure, as an ... More


Public Health and Primary Care: Partners in Population Health

Alison Hill, Siân Griffiths, and Stephen Gillam

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198508533
eISBN:
9780191723780
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198508533.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Primary care teams have had a long established role in public health, providing preventive services to populations, through the registered population in general practice. This model of a registered ... More


Reorganising for Privatisation, 1992–4

Terry Gourvish

in British Rail 1974–1997: From Integration to Privatisation

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199250059
eISBN:
9780191719516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250059.003.0012
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

This chapter focuses on the reorganization of the British Railways Board to make way for privatization. Topics discussed include the new railway structure and the management of the restructuring ... More


 Liquidating in Chapter 11

Dr. Ben S. Branch, Hugh M. Ray, and Robin Russell

in Last Rights: Liquidating a Company

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195306989
eISBN:
9780199783762
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306989.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter explains the liquidation of a business in a proceeding under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code using a liquidating plan of reorganization. The negotiation, confirmation, ... More


Corporate Governance in Financial Distress: The New Role of Bankruptcy 1

Peng Xu

in Corporate Governance in Japan: Institutional Change and Organizational Diversity

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199284511
eISBN:
9780191713705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199284511.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter presents evidence on recent bankruptcy resolution and bankruptcy reform in Japan. Prior to bankruptcy, bank lenders are less likely to intervene than they did before bankruptcy. Most ... More


Continuity in the Conceptual System: Acquisition, Breakdown, and Reorganization

Jean Matter Mandler

in Foundations of Mind: Origins of Conceptual Thought

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195311839
eISBN:
9780199786770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311839.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter summarizes the large body of data on the initial organization of the conceptual system. The initial, and perhaps most important, conclusion that can be drawn from the data is that ... More


Peer, school, and community prevention

David P. Farrington and Brandon C. Welsh

in Saving Children from a Life of Crime: Early Risk Factors and Effective Interventions

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195304091
eISBN:
9780199944071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195304091.003.0024
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter evaluates the effectiveness of early peer, school, and community interventions in preventing delinquency and later offending. The findings reveal that the community-based approach is ... More


Problems of Tribal Adjustment

S.C. Dube

in The Kamar

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198077312
eISBN:
9780199081158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198077312.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter discusses the problems of tribal adjustment brought about by the Kamars' cultural contacts. It notes that the Kamars would have to pay close attention to the four primary sources of ... More


Law, Politics, and Local Democracy

Ian Leigh

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198256984
eISBN:
9780191681714
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198256984.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

More than any other area of the British constitution, local government has undergone constant change over the past two decades. The Conservative legislation introducing compulsory competitive ... More


Hormones and Brain Plasticity

Luis Miguel García-Segura

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195326611
eISBN:
9780199864881
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326611.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Neuroendocrine and Autonomic

One of the most fascinating developments in the field of neuroscience in the second half of the 20th century was the discovery of the endogenous capacity of the brain for reorganization during adult ... More


Searching For the Middle Way: The Political Economy of Harold Macmillan

E. H. H GREEN

in Ideologies of Conservatism: Conservative Political Ideas in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198205937
eISBN:
9780191717116
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205937.003.0007
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter charts the development of the political economy of Harold Macmillan from the 1920s to his retirement as Prime Minister in the autumn of 1963. It outlines the changing nature of his ... More


Cerebral reprogramming underlying functional recovery following stroke

Nick S. Ward and Richard S. J. Frackowiak

in Reprogramming the Cerebral Cortex: Plasticity following central and peripheral lesions

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198528999
eISBN:
9780191723926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528999.003.0014
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

This chapter uses functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to study reorganization following motor cortex damage resulting from a stroke. It describes high activity soon after the stroke followed ... More


Reorganization of somatosensory and motor cortex following peripheral nerve or spinal cord injury in primates

Jon H. Kaas and Yvonne Rothemund

in Reprogramming the Cerebral Cortex: Plasticity following central and peripheral lesions

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198528999
eISBN:
9780191723926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528999.003.0015
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

Damage to peripheral nerves or the central axons of those nerves in the spinal cord disrupts the normal flow of information to the brain, and the output of the brain via motor neuron projections to ... More


Adaptive functional changes in the cerebral cortex during multiple sclerosis

Hasini Reddy

in Reprogramming the Cerebral Cortex: Plasticity following central and peripheral lesions

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198528999
eISBN:
9780191723926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528999.003.0018
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

This chapter examines reorganization following damage due to the progression of multiple sclerosis in humans studied using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and other imaging techniques. ... More


Cortical reprogramming: Significance for phantom phenomena and clinical implications

Herta Flor and Caroline Koeppe

in Reprogramming the Cerebral Cortex: Plasticity following central and peripheral lesions

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198528999
eISBN:
9780191723926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528999.003.0019
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

The previous chapters showed the malleability of the adult cortex is and how it adapts to injury and environmental challenges. However, it is difficult to assess the functional significance of ... More


Reprogramming cortex: The consequences of cross-modal plasticity during development

Jessica R. Newton, Ania K. Majewska, Charlene Ellsworth, and Mriganka Sur

in Reprogramming the Cerebral Cortex: Plasticity following central and peripheral lesions

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198528999
eISBN:
9780191723926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528999.003.0020
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

This chapter discusses how reprogramming the brain, by inducing visual inputs to innervate the auditory pathway, can reveal the relative influence of intrinsic and extrinsic factors in determining ... More


Plasticity of the Human Auditory Cortex

Christo Pantev, Nathan Weisz, Michael Schulte, and Thomas Elbert

in Filling-In: From Perceptual Completion to Cortical Reorganization

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195140132
eISBN:
9780199865307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195140132.003.0012
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter discusses the relationship between neuroplastic changes in the auditory cortex and its perceptual manifestations. It shows that deafferentation due to cochlear damage in patients with ... More


Conclusion: Contributions of Inhibitory Mechanisms to Perceptual Completion and Cortical Reorganization

Liisa A. Tremere, Raphael Pinaud, and Peter De Weerd

in Filling-In: From Perceptual Completion to Cortical Reorganization

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195140132
eISBN:
9780199865307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195140132.003.0015
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Behavioral Neuroscience

This concluding chapter begins with a review of the identified contributions of inhibitory mechanisms to normal receptive field (RF) properties. In then discusses contributions of neural ... More


Reengineering the Police

Wesley G. Skogan

in Police and Community in Chicago: A Tale of Three Cities

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195154580
eISBN:
9780199944033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195154580.003.0019
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Chicago's community-policing initiative was formally inaugurated in April 1993. Dubbed CAPS (Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy), the program was developed, tested, and refined over a ... More


The Argument Extended: Industrial Restructuring in France

BOB HANCKÉ

in Large Firms and Institutional Change: Industrial Renewal and Economic Restructuring in France

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199252053
eISBN:
9780191719097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199252053.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This chapter extends the argument by comparing different companies in the same sector, and maps their adjustment paths, paying particular attention to the shifts in ownership, industrial and work ... More


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