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CITIZENSHIP AS IDENTITY, CITIZENSHIP AS SHARED FATE, AND THE FUNCTIONS OF MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION

Melissa S. Williams

in Citizenship and Education in Liberal-Democratic Societies: Teaching for Cosmopolitan Values and Collective Identities

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780199253661
eISBN:
9780191601972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199253668.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This is the second of the four essays in Part II of the book on liberalism and traditionalist education; all four are by authors who would like to find ways for the liberal state to honour the ... More


In Search of the Pontic Community in Antiquity

STEPHEN MITCHELL

in Representations of Empire: Rome and the Mediterranean World

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197262764
eISBN:
9780191753947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197262764.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

The geographical characteristics of the Pontus combined with the historical circumstances of the region's colonization by the Greeks were important factors which defined the nature of this ‘world ... More


Shared Pursuits In Love

Mike W. Martin

in Happiness and the Good Life

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199845217
eISBN:
9780199933068
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199845217.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

What is involved in the shared pursuit of happiness by couples who love each other, especially within marriages? Marriages are happy insofar as both partners are happy with and within the marriage, ... More


Alsatian Women and the Great War, 1914–18

Elizabeth Vlossak

in Marianne or Germania?: Nationalizing Women in Alsace, 1870-1946

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199561117
eISBN:
9780191595035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561117.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores Alsace's experience of the First World War. It describes Alsatian women's employment and daily lives on the home front and within proximity of the battle lines, and compares ... More


Reasons for Love

Robert C. Solomon

in In Defense of Sentimentality

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780195145502
eISBN:
9780199834969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019514550X.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Do we love for reasons? Most romantics would insist not. In fact, we love despite good reasons not to love. I argue that love necessarily involves reasons (though not necessarily conscious or ... More


The Inscribed Bronzes from Yangjiacun: New Evidence on Social Structure and Historical Consciousness in Late Western Zhou China (c.800 bc): Elsley Zeitlyn Lecture On Chinese Archaeology And Culture

LOTHAR VON FALKENHAUSEN

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 139, 2005 Lectures

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263945
eISBN:
9780191734038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263945.003.0010
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter discusses the twenty-seven inscribed ritual bronze vessels, which were uncovered in Yangjiacun, Mei Xian. The place where these vessels were discovered may have been near the seat of the ... More


The Virtue of (Erotic) Love

Robert C. Solomon

in In Defense of Sentimentality

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780195145502
eISBN:
9780199834969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019514550X.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

I suggest that erotic love is (or can be) a virtue. I contest both the cynicism and the vacuousness in much of the love literature. I argue that love is a historical emotion, involving a great deal ... More


Religious Rhetoric and the Politics of Identity

Christopher B. Chapp

in Religious Rhetoric and American Politics: The Endurance of Civil Religion in Electoral Campaigns

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451263
eISBN:
9780801465680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451263.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter focuses on the invocation of religious identities in modern campaigns. It provides evidence that religious rhetoric is rarely concerned with taking stances on issues or rationalizing a ... More


 Civil Society, Rights, and the Presumption of Care

Virginia Held

in The Ethics of Care: Personal, Political, and Global

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780195180992
eISBN:
9780199785957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195180992.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter shows how respecting the rights recognized as important presupposes that persons are sufficiently interconnected to care whether rights are respected. Community and shared identity are ... More


Performing Identities on Saint Martin and Sint Maarten

Francio Guadeloupe

in Chanting Down the New Jerusalem: Calypso, Christianity, and Capitalism in the Caribbean

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520254886
eISBN:
9780520942639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520254886.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter clarifies the relationship between the newcomers and the locals. It centers on the small segment of the population that claims autochthony and tries to understand the skillful use of ... More


Clarifying Social Identity Through Group Interaction

in Talking about Politics: Informal Groups and Social Identity in American Life

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226872186
eISBN:
9780226872216
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226872216.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter presents empirical evidence from participant observation and national sample survey data of the processes through which small groups of people create contexts of understanding and the ... More


Art in Christian Traditions

Frank Burch Brown

in Good Taste, Bad Taste, & Christian Taste: Aesthetics in Religious Life

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195158724
eISBN:
9780199849567
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195158724.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Not everyone who is perceived to be religious or follows a spiritual path is gifted with a keen taste for the arts, or chooses to practice this taste. The pursuit of true religion, however, because ... More


Rural Southerners and the Community of Memory

MELISSA WALKER

in Southern Farmers and Their Stories: Memory and Meaning in Oral History

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124094
eISBN:
9780813134789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124094.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the experiences of rural people in the American South as they relate to the rural transformation and discusses their community of shared memory. It analyses the stories of ... More


Talking Politics in a Context of Understanding

in Talking about Politics: Informal Groups and Social Identity in American Life

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226872186
eISBN:
9780226872216
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226872216.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter analyzes how the social identities communicated in group contexts are used by the members of the group to talk about politics. Data from the participant observations show how groups use ... More


Tribes and Tribalism

Andrew M. Smith II

in Roman Palmyra: Identity, Community, and State Formation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199861101
eISBN:
9780199332717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199861101.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This chapter frames a broad discussion of communal development at Palmyra as a kinship-based society and elucidates the social and economic relationships between the Palmyrenes and the people of the ... More


Küpal: The Sociality of Descent

Magnus Course

in Becoming Mapuche: Person and Ritual in Indigenous Chile

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036477
eISBN:
9780252093500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036477.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines the aspect of the person referred to as küpal, a term Mapuche people translate as “descent.” As well as being the vehicle for the transmission of certain physical and behavioral ... More


People Like Us Have Got to Stick Together

Brian F. Harrison

in A Change is Gonna Come: How to Have Effective Political Conversations in a Divided America

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190939557
eISBN:
9780190939588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939557.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Chapter 6 focuses on the power of shared identity and values. Social psychology shows that we like to feel like we belong in social groups because it boosts self-confidence and helps to make sense of ... More


Unity of the Individual and the Collective

R.C. Tripathi

in Psychology: Volume 2: Individual and the Social: Processes and Issues

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780199498857
eISBN:
9780190990602
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199498857.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This chapter undertakes a conceptual analysis of the relationship between the individual and the collective with a view to understanding the processes and conditions, which bring about ‘unity’ of the ... More


The Rhetorical Construction of Religious Constituencies

Christopher B. Chapp

in Religious Rhetoric and American Politics: The Endurance of Civil Religion in Electoral Campaigns

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451263
eISBN:
9780801465680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451263.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter concludes that religious rhetoric is a force mainly responsible for shaping the contours of American political culture. Religious rhetoric is also electorally consequential and ... More


Slavery and African Ethnicities in the Americas: Restoring the Links

Gwendolyn Midlo Hall

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807829738
eISBN:
9781469605180
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807876862_hall
Subject:
History, African-American History

Enslaved peoples were brought to the Americas from many places in Africa, but a large majority came from relatively few ethnic groups. Drawing on a wide range of materials in four languages as well ... More


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