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The Atlantic Community, Germany's Role, and Western Europe's Integration, 1950–1962

Geir Lundestad

in The United States and Western Europe Since 1945: From "Empire" by Invitation to Transatlantic Drift

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199266685
eISBN:
9780191601057
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199266689.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Discusses the expansion of the cooperation established between the US and Western Europe in the period 1950–1962, and analyses the Atlantic community, Germany's role in the relationship, and Western ... More


 Identity, Flourishing, and Relationship *

David B. Wong

in Natural Moralities: A Defense of Pluralistic Relativism

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195305395
eISBN:
9780199786657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195305396.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter and the next two concern the ways that the functions of morality, human nature, and the particular circumstances of a group at a given time all work together to impose constraints of ... More


Special Relationships and Special Reasons

Simon Keller

in Partiality

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691154732
eISBN:
9781400846382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154732.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter discusses the concept of partiality. Partiality means giving special treatment to those with whom we share certain relationships. You treat a person differently if she is your friend or ... More


Your Value

Simon Keller

in Partiality

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691154732
eISBN:
9781400846382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154732.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter gives an argument for the individuals view. The individuals view says that norms of partiality arise from facts about the individuals with whom our special relationships are shared. Your ... More


My Projects

Simon Keller

in Partiality

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691154732
eISBN:
9781400846382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154732.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter discusses the projects view about reasons of partiality. When you have reason to give special treatment to a person with whom you share a special relationship, the ground of your reason ... More


Partiality

Simon Keller

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691154732
eISBN:
9781400846382
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154732.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

We are partial to people with whom we share special relationships—if someone is your child, parent, or friend, you wouldn't treat them as you would a stranger. But is partiality justified, and if so, ... More


Deontology

David McNaughton and Piers Rawling

David Copp (ed.)

in The Oxford Handbook of Ethical Theory

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780195147797
eISBN:
9780199785841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195147790.003.0016
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter proposes a novel form of deontology that, while it contrasts with consequentialism in defending duties of special relationship and options, is allied with consequentialism in denying ... More


The Consolations of Amero-Teutonism: E. A. Freeman’s Tour of the United States, 1881–2

Jonathan Conlin

in Making History: Edward Augustus Freeman and Victorian Cultural Politics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780197265871
eISBN:
9780191772030
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265871.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

In 1881, E. A. Freeman sailed across the Atlantic, one of a number of British historians, scientists, and literary figures to tour the United States in the period between the Civil War and 1900. For ... More


Basic positive duties of justice: a contractualist defense

Pablo Gilabert

in From Global Poverty to Global Equality: A Philosophical Exploration

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199639717
eISBN:
9780191739033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639717.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter develops a contractualist account of basic positive duties of justice fulfilling the global sufficientarian demand to eradicate severe global poverty. It draws on, and further develops, ... More


A strained partnership?: US-UK relations in the era of detente, 196977

Thomas Robb

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719091759
eISBN:
9781781706985
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091759.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This is the first monograph length study that charts the coercive diplomacy of the administrations of Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford as practiced against their British ally in order to persuade Edward ... More


A special relationship?: British foreign policy in the era of American hegemony

Simon Tate

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083716
eISBN:
9781781706237
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083716.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book addresses the Anglo-American special relationship from the perspective of post-Second World War British governments. Drawing upon original research, it investigates how these governments ... More


“Invasion Year”: Americans in Britain, Americanization, and the Dance Music Backlash

Christina L. Baade

in Victory through Harmony: The BBC and Popular Music in World War II

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195372014
eISBN:
9780199918287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372014.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Popular

Focusing on 1944, “Invasion Year,” Chapter 8 explores how the BBC, British musicians, and fans negotiated the “special relationship” with their American allies and the potential threat that ... More


Introduction

Thomas Robb

in A strained partnership?: US-UK relations in the era of detente, 196977

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719091759
eISBN:
9781781706985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091759.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter provides the introduction to the book and argues that existing interpretations of the US-UK relationship in the 1970s have emphasised conflict in the relationship to the degree that ... More


The Special Relationship and the British Hypothesis: The Black Laurel, The Third Man, Cold War Vienna and Berlin

Adam Piette

in The Literary Cold War, 1945 to Vietnam

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748635276
eISBN:
9780748651771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635276.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter looks at two novels set in Vienna and Berlin during the Cold War. It studies Storm Jameson's The Black Laurel, which presents a Gothic symbolic and historical spatialization of Berlin. ... More


Uncle Sam and the Goddess

Ronald Hutton

in The Triumph of the Moon: A History of Modern Pagan Witchcraft

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207443
eISBN:
9780191677670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207443.003.0018
Subject:
History, History of Religion

From the 1970s onward the United States, and not Britain, has been the world centre of modern paganism, exerting the greatest influence over its development, as over most forms of Western culture, ... More


Britain as a Global Power in the Twentieth Century

Philip Murphy

in Britain's Experience of Empire in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199236589
eISBN:
9780191730955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199236589.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the extent to which Britain's status as a global power in the twentieth century was underpinned by the existence of its empire. It suggests that, in a military sense, empire ... More


Losing the Empire But Maintaining a Role: The Special Relationship During Harold Macmillan's Premiership

Simon Tate

in A special relationship?: British foreign policy in the era of American hegemony

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083716
eISBN:
9781781706237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083716.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter four provides the book's second empirical case study, focusing upon the geopolitical role that Harold Macmillan's government sought to play in the special relationship from 1957-1963. In ... More


Concluding Thoughts: British Foreign Policy and the Special Relationship in the Cameron Era and Beyond

Simon Tate

in A special relationship?: British foreign policy in the era of American hegemony

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083716
eISBN:
9781781706237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083716.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book's conclusion argues that David Cameron's government must re-evaluate Britain's geopolitical relationship with American (and European) governments. Outlining the implications for British ... More


Persons and Moral Status

Agnieszka Jaworska and Julie Tannenbaum

in Persons: A History

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190634384
eISBN:
9780190634421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190634384.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, General

This chapter focuses on moral personhood understood in terms of the notion of moral status. An entity is said to have moral status only if it or its interest matters morally for its own sake. ... More


Culture, History, Ideology and Politics: Changing Representations of the Special Relationship in British Political Discourse

Simon Tate

in A special relationship?: British foreign policy in the era of American hegemony

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719083716
eISBN:
9781781706237
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083716.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter considers how British politicians have presented and utilised the geography of British foreign policy. It begins by exploring the ways in which, when discussing the Anglo-American ... More


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