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Social Movements and Europeanization: An Introduction

Donatella della Porta and Manuela Caiani

in Social Movements and Europeanization

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199557783
eISBN:
9780191721304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199557783.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

This first chapter discusses some principal hypotheses from literature on political mobilization and social movements, but also from research on Europe and Europeanization, within which these ... More


The Arts and Social Studies, 1914–1939

Robert Currie

in The History of the University of Oxford: Volume VIII: The Twentieth Century

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198229742
eISBN:
9780191678912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198229742.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the arts and social studies at the University of Oxford during the period from 1914 to 1939. During this period, the university produced a number of texts in English and modern ... More


The Extreme Right and Social Movement Studies: An Introduction

della Porta and Caiani Wagemann

in Mobilizing on the Extreme Right: Germany, Italy, and the United States

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199641260
eISBN:
9780191738654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641260.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Notwithstanding its limited capacity in terms of members and mobilization, the extreme right is perceived as an increasing challenge even in established democracies. On delicate issues such as ... More


Americanizing Curricula

Randall Curren and Charles Dorn

in Patriotic Education in a Global Age

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226552255
eISBN:
9780226552422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226552422.003.0002
Subject:
Education, Philosophy and Theory of Education

Chapter One traces the history of patriotic curricula in American public schools from the mid-nineteenth century through the beginning of the twenty-first. Teachers initially maintained social and ... More


Mobilizing on the Extreme Right: Germany, Italy, and the United States

Manuela Caiani, Donatella della Porta, and Claudius Wagemann

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199641260
eISBN:
9780191738654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641260.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book analyses the actions, networks and frames of right wing extremism. If research on extreme right political parties is growing, the extreme right has however only very rarely been studied as ... More


Hong Kong's Chinese History Curriculum from 1945: Politics and Identity

Flora L.F. Kan

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789622098367
eISBN:
9789888180264
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098367.001.0001
Subject:
Education, History of Education

Hong Kong's Chinese History Curriculum from 1945: Politics and Identity investigates the ways in which Chinese history has evolved as a subject in Hong Kong secondary schools since 1945, and the ... More


The Extreme Right: A Conclusion

della Porta and Caiani Wagemann

in Mobilizing on the Extreme Right: Germany, Italy, and the United States

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199641260
eISBN:
9780191738654
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641260.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 11 In the conclusions, the authors summarize their main results and reflect on the contributions that social movement studies give to the understanding of the phenomenon, ... More


Teaching Goes Its Own Way, 1925–1940

Robert B. Townsend

in History's Babel: Scholarship, Professionalization, and the Historical Enterprise in the United States, 1880 - 1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226923925
eISBN:
9780226923949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226923949.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The “research men” and those who considered themselves teachers, diverged professionally as the professional literature and networks became more distinct and as they coexisted amid the growing number ... More


Music and Social Studies

Kristin Harney

in Integrating Music Across the Elementary Curriculum

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190085582
eISBN:
9780190085629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190085582.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter explores connections between music and social studies. It includes rationales for integrating music and social studies, common links between the two disciplines, and a discussion of ... More


Holographic Visions: A History of New Science

Sean Johnston

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198571223
eISBN:
9780191718908
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198571223.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

Holography exploded on the scientific world in 1964, but its slow fuse had been burning much longer. Over the next four decades, the echoes of that explosion reached scientists, engineers, artists, ... More


Same-Sex Marriage and Children: A Tale of History, Social Science, and Law

Carlos A. Ball

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199977871
eISBN:
9780199383306
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199977871.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This book brings together historical, social science, and legal considerations to examine the role that procreative and child welfare claims have played in policy and legal debates involving same-sex ... More


History Teaching Finds: Its Own Voice

Robert B. Townsend

in History's Babel: Scholarship, Professionalization, and the Historical Enterprise in the United States, 1880 - 1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226923925
eISBN:
9780226923949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226923949.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

As as result of the increasing diversity of the students, schools, and other participants in the educational system after 1910, academics gradually felt alienated from the professional aspects of ... More


Beyond Debt: Islamic Experiments in Global Finance

Daromir Rudnyckyj

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226551920
eISBN:
9780226552118
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226552118.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Recent economic crises have made the centrality of debt, and the instability it creates, increasingly apparent. This realization has led to calls for change—yet there is little popular awareness of ... More


Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications

John Danaher and Neil McArthur (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780262036689
eISBN:
9780262341981
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036689.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Sexbots are coming. Given the pace of technological advances, it is inevitable that realistic robots specifically designed for people’s sexual gratification will be developed in the not-too-distant ... More


Teaching Hope, Not Grit

Sarah M. Stitzlein

in Learning How to Hope: Reviving Democracy through our Schools and Civil Society

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780190062651
eISBN:
9780190093716
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190062651.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter locates teaching hope as a central task of schools, especially within social studies classes and citizenship education. It exposes worrisome problems with one seemingly hope-aligned ... More


Introduction

Flora L. F. Kan

in Hong Kong's Chinese History Curriculum from 1945: Politics and Identity

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789622098367
eISBN:
9789888180264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098367.003.0001
Subject:
Education, History of Education

This chapter is an introduction to the book that provides an overview of the development of the Chinese History curriculum which has been so greatly influenced by social and political factors.


The Politics of Networked Individualism

Taylor Dotson

in Technically Together: Reconstructing Community in a Networked World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780262036382
eISBN:
9780262340861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036382.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter outlines the politics of networked individualism as a social phenomenon, locating the lack of attention to these politics within the discourse surrounding networked individualism in the ... More


Richard Titmuss and the making of British social policy studies after the Second World War: a reappraisal

Robert Pinker

in Social Policy and Welfare Pluralism: Selected Writings of Robert Pinker

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447323556
eISBN:
9781447323570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447323556.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

In this chapter, Robert Pinker discusses Richard Titmuss's role in the making of British social policy studies after World War II. He begins with his impressions of Titmuss and his early experiences, ... More


Social Policy Review 25: Analysis and debate in social policy, 2013

Gaby Ramia, Kevin Farnsworth, and Zoe Irving (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447312741
eISBN:
9781447312857
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447312741.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

The field of social policy has a rich history but policies on the ground are undergoing intensive change. Governments around the world are responding to political, economic and financial pressures, ... More


¡Escucha! ¡Escucha! ¡Estamos en la Lucha!

Sasha Costanza-Chock

in Out of the Shadows, Into the Streets!: Transmedia Organizing and the Immigrant Rights Movement

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780262028202
eISBN:
9780262322805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028202.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The introductory chapter sets the scene with a description of the mass wave of immigrant rights marches that filled city streets across the United States in the spring of 2006. It notes the role of ... More


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