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Peace as Predicate

Mark J. Joe

in Political Determinants of Corporate Governance: Political Context, Corporate Impact

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199205301
eISBN:
9780191695612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205301.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Business History

This chapter examines the proposition that before a nation can produce, it must achieve social peace. The first section discusses two political foundations to the firm. First, before serious economic ... More


No Justice, No Peace: Uncivil Protest and the Politics Of Confrontation

JosÉ Medina

in Protest and Dissent: NOMOS LXII

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479810512
eISBN:
9781479837564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479810512.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter defends a confrontational view of protest that puts civil and uncivil protest in a continuum and argues for the contextual legitimacy of uncivil protest. The chapter argues both against ... More


A General Theory

Mark J. Joe

in Political Determinants of Corporate Governance: Political Context, Corporate Impact

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199205301
eISBN:
9780191695612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205301.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Business History

This chapter presents a general theory regarding social peace. It holds that one way to achieve social peace is for labor to get a strong voice inside the firm. When labor influence is high, the ... More


Political Determinants of Corporate Governance: Political Context, Corporate Impact

Mark J. Roe

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199205301
eISBN:
9780191695612
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205301.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Business History

Before a nation can produce, it must achieve social peace. That social peace has been reached in different nations by differing means, some of which have then been embedded in business firms, in ... More


. Aristocratic Crime and the Regulation of Local Conflict

Simon Payling

in Political Society in Lancastrian England: The Greater Gentry of Nottinghamshire

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202097
eISBN:
9780191675140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202097.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Political History

Recent work has demonstrated a sophisticated appreciation of the natural limitations of the judicial power of the crown and of the role of extra-legal methods of dispute settlement in the regulation ... More


Trouble in the Chesapeake?

A. Roger Ekirch

in Bound for America: The Transportation of British Convicts to the Colonies, 1718-1775

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202110
eISBN:
9780191675157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202110.003.0008
Subject:
History, World Modern History

The American shores became a dumping ground for British criminals and these criminals posed a serious threat to the provincial society of America and they spread lawlessness across the county. These ... More


Backlash

Mark J. Joe

in Political Determinants of Corporate Governance: Political Context, Corporate Impact

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199205301
eISBN:
9780191695612
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205301.003.0017
Subject:
Business and Management, Corporate Governance and Accountability, Business History

For some polities, productive arrangements generate a political backlash that can destroy the wealth produced in economic systems. When economic-based political turmoil is unlikely, American law and ... More


Epilogue

A. Roger Ekirch

in Bound for America: The Transportation of British Convicts to the Colonies, 1718-1775

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202110
eISBN:
9780191675157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202110.003.0010
Subject:
History, World Modern History

The punishment of transportation was considered an innovative step in the administration of justice in Britain, as it appeared to be the perfect intermediate punishment between capital punishment and ... More


Indigenous Citizens: Local Liberalism in Early National Oaxaca and Yucatan

Karen D. Caplan

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757645
eISBN:
9780804772914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757645.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book challenges the commonly held assumption that early nineteenth-century Mexican state-building was a failure of liberalism. By comparing the experiences of two Mexican states, Oaxaca and ... More


Anarchy: Social, Moral, and Cosmic

Jeffrey C. Kinkley

in Visions of Dystopia in China's New Historical Novels

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167680
eISBN:
9780231532297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167680.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter explores the theme of social anarchy in China's new historical novels. Despite their evident ambivalence on social control, China's new historical novels appear to avoid raw social ... More


Why Women’s Power Matters

Samuel Cohn

in All Societies Die: How to Keep Hope Alive

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781501755903
eISBN:
9781501755927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501755903.003.0047
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter studies how women's power is one of the fundamental determinants of not only economic growth but also education levels, ecological sustainability, and social peace. Why does women's ... More


Understanding Inflation Lessons of the Past for the Future

James Harold

in The Great Inflation: The Rebirth of Modern Central Banking

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226066950
eISBN:
9780226043555
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226043555.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter presents a panel discussion with Harold James of Princeton University. James had discussed the nonmonetary aspects of great inflations in the past—of inflation as a way to buy social ... More


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