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Justice, Care, and Community

Eamonn Callan

in Creating Citizens: Political Education and Liberal Democracy

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198292586
eISBN:
9780191598913
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198292589.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The ethic of care has been advocated by some feminist scholars as an alternative to justice, and hence, as the aim of an alternative conception of political education. This view is shown to be ... More


The Problem of Authorization

Chiara Cordelli

in The Privatized State

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691205755
eISBN:
9780691211732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691205755.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter addresses the question of authorization on whether there are limits to what a democratic government can validly authorize private actors to do on its behalf. It contends that there ... More


Conclusion: “Those Wayward, Multitudinous People”

Dana D. Nelson

in Commons Democracy: Reading the Politics of Participation in the Early United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780823268382
eISBN:
9780823272525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823268382.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The vernacular, daily, ordinariness of commons democracy was neither an obstacle to the cultivation of the Framers’ liberal, representative democracy nor a misunderstanding of it. Rather, it was the ... More


The Gandhian Mazzini: Democratic Nationalism, Self-rule, and Non-violence

Fabrizio de Donno

in Giuseppe Mazzini and the Globalization of Democratic Nationalism, 1830-1920

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264317
eISBN:
9780191734472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264317.003.0020
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores Mahatma Gandhi's engagement with Mazzinian ideas. It seeks to address the ways in which Giuseppe Mazzini and his doctrine became ‘Gandhian’; that is, how they were appropriated ... More


The High Point (III): ‘A Republic Apart’

JONATHAN I. ISRAEL

in European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism 1550–1750

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198219286
eISBN:
9780191678332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198219286.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

Because Jews typically congregated within their own territories, and apart from the fact that they opted to live within walking distance of their respective synagogues, a more developed Jewish ... More


Ethical Autonomy: The Rise of Self-Rule

Lucas Swaine

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190087647
eISBN:
9780190087678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190087647.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book examines the importance of personal autonomy for democratic citizenship and for good lives. It charts the evolution of autonomy and analyzes the proliferation of autonomy in free societies. ... More


Self-Rule and Procedural Justice

ALAN BRUDNER

in Constitutional Goods

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199225798
eISBN:
9780191706516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199225798.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the ways in which a government's duty under egalitarian public reason to provide conditions for self-rule is concretized within the liberal constitution. In particular, it ... More


Coercion to Compromise: Plea Bargaining, the Courts, and the Making of Political Authority

Mary E. Vogel

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195101751
eISBN:
9780199851461
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195101751.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book examines the origins of the controversial practice of plea bargaining, a procedure that appears to reward the guilty. Contrary to popular perception of plea bargaining as an innovation or ... More


The Making of an Imperial Critic, 1875–81

Edwin Hirschmann

in Robert Knight: Reforming Editor in Victorian India

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195696226
eISBN:
9780199080557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195696226.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter discusses Knight's views on imperial issues. Despite his liberal background, Knight had not been dogmatically anti-Tory in 1876. He even wrote that he thought the Conservatives better ... More


Community, Scale, and Regional Governance: A Postfunctionalist Theory of Governance, Volume II

Liesbet Hooghe and Gary Marks

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198766971
eISBN:
9780191821189
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198766971.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The postfunctionalist premise of this book is that governance is not one thing. It is at least two things: it is a means to realize ends and it is an end in itself. The first conception conceives ... More


The Roots of the Periphery: A History of the Gonds of Deccan India

Bhangya Bhukya

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780199468089
eISBN:
9780199087440
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468089.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History, Social History

Exploring the history of the Gonds of Deccan India, the book traces the genealogy of the periphery in the Indian subcontinent. The idea of ‘periphery’ in India is shaped by narratives of wildness, ... More


Judging the Human Rights Act

Conor Gearty

in Principles of Human Rights Adjudication

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199287222
eISBN:
9780191700422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199287222.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter evaluates the Human Rights Act, examining judicial self-consciousness, the judiciary and its reform, civil liberties, and the ... More


Liberty and the Republican Citizen: Rise of the Rule of Law

Mary E. Vogel

in Coercion to Compromise: Plea Bargaining, the Courts, and the Making of Political Authority

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195101751
eISBN:
9780199851461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195101751.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the role of liberalism and republicanism in the origin of plea bargaining in Boston, Massachusetts, providing a detailed analysis of the historical specifics of the structural ... More


The Croatian historical statehood narrative

Alex J. Bellamy

in The Formation of Croatian National Identity: A Centuries-Old Dream?

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719065026
eISBN:
9781781700440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719065026.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In his 1998 state of the nation address, the Croatian President Franjo Tuðman noted that with the restoration of the Croatian Danube region including Vukovar ‘to our homeland’, ‘[t]he centuries-old ... More


The Vikuaḥ of Naḥmanides: Translation and Commentary: The Disputation (Translated from the Vikuaḥ of Naḥmanides, edited bySteinschneider, 1860)

Hyam Maccoby (ed.)

in Judaism on Trial: Jewish-Christian Disputations in the Middle Ages

Published in print:
1984
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197100462
eISBN:
9781800340442
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780197100462.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter provides a translation of and commentary on the Vikuaḥ of Naḥmanides. It may be surprising, at first sight, that Naḥmanides argues against the theory that the Exilarchs and Nasi fulfil ... More


Indigenous Self-Government Structures in Canada, Greenland, and Sápmi

Rauna Kuokkanen

in Restructuring Relations: Indigenous Self-Determination, Governance, and Gender

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190913281
eISBN:
9780190913311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913281.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

Chapter 2 begins with a discussion of the related (but distinct) concepts of self-government, governance, and autonomy and how they differ from the concept of self-determination. It then examines in ... More


The High Point (III): ‘A Republic Apart’

Jonathan Israel

in European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism, 1550-1750

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774426
eISBN:
9781800340282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774426.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter describes how, politically, as in other ways, the period 1650–1713 marked the culmination of a distinctive Jewish culture within Europe. While Jews, at least in many parts of Europe, had ... More


The Travails of State-Building

Mehran Kamrava

in The Impossibility of Palestine: History, Geography, and the Road Ahead

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780300215625
eISBN:
9780300220858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300215625.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter focuses on Palestinian efforts at state-building, beginning in earnest with the signing of the Oslo Accords. States are not created out of thin air. They have institutional antecedents, ... More


Political Self-Rule: Gandhi and the Future of Democracy

Fred Dallmayr

in Being in the World: Dialogue and Cosmopolis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813141916
eISBN:
9780813142364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813141916.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Chapter ten examines Mahatma Gandhi and focuses on his lessons for modern and contemporary democracy. Together with many political thinkers, Gandhi saw the essence of democracy in popular self-rule ... More


Conclusion: Multilevel Trade Governance—Effective and Undemocratic?

Christian Freudlsperger

in Trade Policy in Multilevel Government: Organizing Openness

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198856122
eISBN:
9780191889615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856122.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, International Relations and Politics

The concluding chapter of Trade Policy in Multilevel Government not only elaborates on the theoretical model’s explanatory power and its limits in the light of the three analysed polities, but also ... More


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