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What to Do?: Reforming Parole and Reentry Practices

Joan Petersilia

in When Prisoners Come Home: Parole and Prisoner Reentry

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195160864
eISBN:
9780199943395
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195160864.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter offers twelve concrete policy suggestions for reforming parole and enhancing prisoner reintegration. These options are grouped into four areas: the in-prison experience, prisoner release ... More


The Huguenots: The Great Persecution

John McManners

in Church and Society in Eighteenth-Century France Volume 2: The Religion of the People and the Politics of Religion

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198270041
eISBN:
9780191600692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198270046.003.0023
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Discusses the erosion of the rights of the Calvinist minority in seventeenth‐century France, setting the scene for Church and State policy and the struggle for toleration in the eighteenth century. ... More


Getting Fired

John Merriman

in Police Stories: Building the French State, 1815-1851

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195072532
eISBN:
9780199867790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195072532.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses the dismissal of commissaire de police, the nightmare of révocation. The Revolutions of 1830 and 1848, bringing about a change in regime and, in the latter case, the Second ... More


Sense and Ineffabilia—Kierkegaard and the Tractatus

Genia Schönbaumsfeld

in A Confusion of the Spheres: Kierkegaard and Wittgenstein on Philosophy and Religion

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199229826
eISBN:
9780191710766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199229826.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

The aim of this chapter is to undermine ‘resolute’ readings, advanced by James Conant, of both the Tractatus and Concluding Unscientific Postscript. Interesting parallels are indeed discernible ... More


Revocation and Cancellation of Concessions, Operating Licences, and Other Beneficial Administrative Acts

Kim Talus

in International Investment Law and Comparative Public Law

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199589104
eISBN:
9780191595455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589104.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

One of the core areas of national administrative proceedings and decision-making that concerns investments and commercial activities more generally is the granting, supervision, and termination of ... More


Decisions of the European Patent Organization Before National Courts

August Reinisch

in Challenging Acts of International Organizations Before National Courts

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199595297
eISBN:
9780191595752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199595297.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the implications of the English Lenzing case which concerned an indirect attack against the European Patent Office's revocation of a patent. In addition, it demonstrates how ... More


Elements of the Expanded Model in Minnesota, Other Sentencing Systems, and Model Codes

Richard S. Frase

in Just Sentencing: Principles and Procedures for a Workable System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199757862
eISBN:
9780199979547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757862.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter demonstrates support for the wisdom and viability of the proposed model by identifying examples of its principles and procedures embodied in modern sentencing laws, practices, and ... More


Legislative Initiatives

Ben Herzog

in Revoking Citizenship: Expatriation in America from the Colonial Era to the War on Terror

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780814760383
eISBN:
9780814770962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814760383.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter is devoted to the initiation of expatriation laws in the United States. Since the Civil War, U.S. policies have fluctuated between different (and sometimes opposing) principles and forms ... More


July 2005: Adopting a New Approach

Kenneth McK Norrie

in Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861193
eISBN:
9781474406246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861193.003.0025
Subject:
Law, Family Law

Reports on the proposals for adoption law reform contained in the Report of the Adoption Policy Review Group, chaired by Sheriff Principal Cox, and warns against the undue concentration on a single ... More


Mandates and Trust Territories

JAMES CRAWFORD

in The Creation of States in International Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199228423
eISBN:
9780191714375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199228423.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The Mandate system, established by the Principal Allied and Associated Powers in conjunction with the League of Nations under Article 22 of the Covenant, was replaced after World War II by the ... More


The Interpretation of C 8.55.8☼

William M Gordon

in Roman Law, Scots Law and Legal History: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748625161
eISBN:
9780748671571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625161.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Legal History

The original context of C. 8.55.8 is gifts of a patron to his freedmen which could be revoked if he subsequently had children. After the revival of Roman law in the Middle Ages the text was given ... More


Revocation of Wills by Changed Circumstances

M C Schoeman-Malan

in Exploring the Law of Succession: Studies National, Historical and Comparative

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748632909
eISBN:
9780748651436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632909.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This chapter considers revocation of wills by changed circumstances in the context of two mixed jurisdictions in South Africa and Scotland, one jurisdiction from the common law world in England, and ... More


Revocability of Mutual Wills

Alexandra Braun

in Exploring the Law of Succession: Studies National, Historical and Comparative

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748632909
eISBN:
9780748651436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632909.003.0022
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This chapter evaluates the contribution of seventeenth-century Dutch legal science in the revocation of mutual wills and its influence on the legal science of Europe. It outlines the development of ... More


Facing the Revocation: Huguenot Families, Faith, and the King's Will

Carolyn Chappell Lougee

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190241315
eISBN:
9780190241346
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190241315.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

This book tells the story of one French Protestant (Huguenot) family, the Robillard de Champagné, as it faced Louis XIV’s Revocation of the Edict of Nantes, which criminalized their religion in 1685. ... More


Substantive Protection of Legitimate Expectations (I): Revocation of Decisions

Søren J. Schønberg

in Legitimate Expectations in Administrative Law

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299479
eISBN:
9780191685705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299479.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Revocation of decisions may cause legal uncertainty disappointment of reasonable expectations as well as financial loss. For this reason, it is accepted in English, French, and European Community ... More


Compensatory Protection of Legitimate Expectations (I): Revocation of Decisions

Søren J. Schønberg

in Legitimate Expectations in Administrative Law

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299479
eISBN:
9780191685705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299479.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The administration has extensive inherent and statutory powers to depart from its own informal representations and to revoke formal administrative decisions. The exercise of these powers may not only ... More


Conclusion

Søren J. Schønberg

in Legitimate Expectations in Administrative Law

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299479
eISBN:
9780191685705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299479.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

How and in what circumstances should English law protect expectations created by administrative decisions and administrative representations? This book has sought to answer this broad question by ... More


Becoming Wiser: Public Policy, Developing Capacity, the Law, and Legal Assent

Jennifer Ann Drobac

in Sexual Exploitation of Teenagers: "Adolescent Development, Discrimination, and Consent Law"

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780226301013
eISBN:
9780226301150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226301150.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 10 explores legal reforms for sexual harassment law. It suggests “legal assent” as a substitute for adolescent “consent.” This proposal affords teenagers the chance to revoke their “consent” ... More


The Beginning of the End of the World

Owen Stanwood

in The Global Refuge: Huguenots in an Age of Empire

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780190264741
eISBN:
9780190264772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190264741.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Religion, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on Europe itself, in order to chronicle the creation of the Huguenot diaspora. Starting with the example of the theologian Pierre Jurieu, it shows how the coming of persecution ... More


A Marvelous Ardor

W. Gregory Monahan

in Let God Arise: The War and Rebellion of the Camisards

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199688449
eISBN:
9780191767708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688449.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Explores the reasons why this remote, mountainous region converted so thoroughly to Protestantism in the sixteenth century. It argues that there were many causes, including the earlier conversion of ... More


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