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The sense of agency and the self–other distinction

Marc Jeannerod

in Motor Cognition: What actions tell the self

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780198569657
eISBN:
9780191720994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198569657.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter focuses on the role of signals, arising from the execution or the representation of self-generated action, in building a sense of agency, which a subject uses to self-attribute his own ... More


The other side of European identity: elite perceptions of threats to a cohesive Europe

Irmina Matonytė and Vaidas Morkevičius

in The Europe of Elites: A Study into the Europeanness of Europe's Political and Economic Elites

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199602315
eISBN:
9780191738951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602315.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, Comparative Politics

This chapter investigates elites’ perceptions of potential external and internal threats to a cohesive Europe (enlargement of the EU to include Turkey, close relationships between some EU countries ... More


What is a National Minority?

JENNIFER JACKSON PREECE

in National Minorities and the European Nation-States System

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198294375
eISBN:
9780191685033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198294375.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter considers a working definition of national minority that is well suited to a study focused on the tension between minority rights and sovereign state rights and written in the ... More


Apostasy and Jewish identity in high Middle Ages Northern Europe: 'Are you still my brother?'

Goldin Simha

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719095771
eISBN:
9781781707852
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719095771.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

In this study, the various aspects of the way the Jews regarded themselves in the context of the lapse into another religion will be researched fully for the first time. We will attempt to understand ... More


Conclusion: This World We Live in

Didier Fassin

in When Bodies Remember: Experiences and Politics of AIDS in South Africa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520244672
eISBN:
9780520940451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520244672.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

This chapter sheds light on the history of AIDS in South Africa. The history of AIDS in South Africa constitutes a web of meaning that extends well beyond country borders and the disease itself. It ... More


The Continental Perspective on the Idea

Simon Glendinning

in The Idea of Continental Philosophy

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748624706
eISBN:
9780748671885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748624706.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

From around the start of the 1970’s many non-analytic philosophers in the English-speaking world began to use the title “Continental Philosophy” to identify their own area of interest and expertise. ... More


From my self to other selves: a revised framework for the self/other differentiation *

Marc Jeannerod

in Sensorimotor Foundations of Higher Cognition

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199231447
eISBN:
9780191696510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199231447.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter examines the differences between self-identification and the self/other differentiation. It suggests that the rotation and simulation of self/other differentiation rely on two distinct ... More


Liberalism and the Constitutive Community: Recognition and Individual Practical Reasoning in Self-Determination

Tove H. Malloy

in National Minority Rights in Europe

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199274437
eISBN:
9780191699757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274437.003.0006
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter attempts to theorise a model of critical citizenship that would bring co-nations closer towards moral recognition and/or ethical standing in divided societies. It investigates why ... More


Conclusion

Michelle A. Gonzalez

in Afro-Cuban Theology: Religion, Race, Culture, and Identity

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813029979
eISBN:
9780813039343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813029979.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the intersection of Afro-Cuban and Latino/a culture and religiosity. The results reveal the centrality of Afro-Cuban religiosity and ... More


Testimonial Intent and Narrative Dissonance: The Marginal Heroes of Miguel Barnet

Michael Aronna

in Displacements and Transformations in Caribbean Cultures

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032184
eISBN:
9780813038766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032184.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter discusses the construction of the subject in Caribbean testimonial narratives of the early years of the Cuban Revolution. It examines the way in which their internal contradictions and ... More


Setting Legal Boundaries

Hans Lindahl

in Fault Lines of Globalization: Legal Order and the Politics of A-Legality

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199601684
eISBN:
9780191747649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601684.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The problem to be dealt with in this chapter is twofold. On the one hand, it is necessary to get a handle on how, in response to a-legality, boundary-setting can transform legal collectives. ... More


The United States

Michèle Lamont, Graziella Moraes Silva, Jessica S. Welburn, Joshua Guetzkow, Nissim Mizrachi, Hanna Herzog, and Elisa Reis

in Getting Respect: Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil, and Israel

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780691183404
eISBN:
9781400883776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183404.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines how African Americans residing in New York experience specific incidents of stigmatization and discrimination. It first provides an overview of the background conditions and the ... More


Brazil

Michèle Lamont, Graziella Moraes Silva, Jessica S. Welburn, Joshua Guetzkow, Nissim Mizrachi, Hanna Herzog, and Elisa Reis

in Getting Respect: Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil, and Israel

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780691183404
eISBN:
9781400883776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183404.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines the experiences and responses of Black Brazilians in Rio de Janeiro to stigmatization and discrimination. It first provides background information to place the interviewees in ... More


Israel

Michèle Lamont, Graziella Moraes Silva, Jessica S. Welburn, Joshua Guetzkow, Nissim Mizrachi, Hanna Herzog, and Elisa Reis

in Getting Respect: Responding to Stigma and Discrimination in the United States, Brazil, and Israel

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780691183404
eISBN:
9781400883776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183404.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines the experiences and responses of Arab Palestinians, Ethiopian Jews, and Mizrahi Jews in Israel to stigmatization and discrimination. It first explains the historical and ... More


Writing the Body: The Passion and Freedom of Raisa Troianker

Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern

in The Anti-Imperial Choice: The Making of the Ukrainian Jew

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300137316
eISBN:
9780300156072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300137316.003.0004
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the works and literary activities of Raisa Troianker, a Ukrainian poet of Jewish descent. It explains that Troianker placed herself between village poetry and the avant-garde, ... More


Being for the Victims: Leonid Pervomais'kyi's Ethical Responses to Violence

Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern

in The Anti-Imperial Choice: The Making of the Ukrainian Jew

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300137316
eISBN:
9780300156072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300137316.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the works and career of Leonid Pervomais'kyi, a Ukrainian poet of Jewish descent. It explains that he started his career as a Ukrainian-Jewish writer, later abandoned his Jewish ... More


Undercover Asian: John Yau and the Politics of Ethnic Identification and Self-Identification

Dorothy J. Wang

in Thinking Its Presence: Form, Race, and Subjectivity in Contemporary Asian American Poetry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804783651
eISBN:
9780804789097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783651.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter begins with analysis of the critical controversy that erupted when poet John Yau criticized Eliot Weinberger’s anthology, American Poetry Since 1950: Innovators and Outsiders for its ... More


M. de l’Aubépine

John Haydock

in Melville's Intervisionary Network: Balzac, Hawthorne, and Realism in the American Renaissance

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781942954231
eISBN:
9781786944153
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781942954231.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Nathaniel Hawthorne is recognized as having been weightily influenced by Balzac and openly connected in both France and England with the Frenchman’s moral blackness. His sister indicated that he made ... More


Essentially Jewish: Body, Soul, Self

Naomi Leite

in Unorthodox Kin: Portuguese Marranos and the Global Search for Belonging

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520285040
eISBN:
9780520960640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520285040.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter focuses on identity as well as identification—an active, often emotionally charged process of seeing oneself as a particular kind of person and intentionally cultivating the qualities ... More


The Boundaries of Hispanic Identity

Richard J. Bernstein

in Debating Race, Ethnicity, and Latino Identity: Jorge J. E. Gracia and His Critics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231169448
eISBN:
9780231537728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169448.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter explores issues related to Hispanic identity, with particular emphasis on the positive case that Jorge J. E. Gracia makes for Hispanic identity and his reflections on the possibility of ... More


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