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The Changing European State

Wolfgang C. Müller

in Governing Europe

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199250158
eISBN:
9780191599439
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199250154.003.0021
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The modern state is a historic phenomenon that has been under constant transformation since its birth in the period of absolutism. In this chapter, a framework is presented for analysing changes of ... More


The Changing European State: Pressures from Within

Patrick Le Galés

in Governing Europe

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199250158
eISBN:
9780191599439
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199250154.003.0022
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter deals with bottom up pressures on the state. It focuses on the challenges that cities and regions are posing to the nation state in Western Europe, rather than on the rise of ... More


Reflections on Manner/Result Complementarity *

Malka Rappaport Hovav and Beth Levin

in Lexical Semantics, Syntax, and Event Structure

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199544325
eISBN:
9780191720536
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199544325.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics

This chapter investigates the observed complementarity of manner and result as components of lexicalized verb meaning. We provide a precise characterization of these meaning components: results ... More


Verbal Suffixes

D. Gary Miller

in Latin Suffixal Derivatives in English: and Their Indo-European Ancestry

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199285051
eISBN:
9780191713682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285051.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics

This chapter treats statives (essives) and the instrumental hypothesis of their origin; non-causative changes of state (fientives), i.e., inchoatives, deadjectival factitives (separable by language ... More


Deverbal and Deradical Adijectives

D. Gary Miller

in Latin Suffixal Derivatives in English: and Their Indo-European Ancestry

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199285051
eISBN:
9780191713682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285051.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics

This chapter treats adjectives derived from verbs and roots. These include adjectives of variable result state (originally non-causative result states derived from a non-causative change of state ... More


The monotonicity hypothesis

Andrew Koontz-Garboden

in Telicity, Change, and State: A Cross-Categorial View of Event Structure

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199693498
eISBN:
9780191741715
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693498.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter addresses the issue of what are possible and impossible word formation operations from a semantic perspective, exploring the Monotonicity Hypothesis, the idea, itself a consequence of ... More


Lexicon Uniformity and the Causative Alternation

Malka Rappaport Hovav and Beth Levin

in The Theta System: Argument Structure at the Interface

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199602513
eISBN:
9780191739200
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602513.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Semantics and Pragmatics

This paper uses Reinhart's Lexicon Uniformity Principle as a context for exploring the nature of the causative alternation, focusing on alternating verbs that do not permit both variants for every ... More


Entailments of change in the roots of change-of-state verbs

John Beavers and Andrew Koontz-Garboden

in The Roots of Verbal Meaning

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198855781
eISBN:
9780191889417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855781.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Semantics and Pragmatics

Chapter 2 examines the semantic and morphological predictions of Bifurcation, focusing on the roots of change-of-state verbs and their stative correlates. Using evidence from entailment, morphology, ... More


The syntax and semantics of inchoatives as directed motion: The case of Korean *

Dongsik Lim and Maria‐Luisa Zubizarreta

in Telicity, Change, and State: A Cross-Categorial View of Event Structure

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199693498
eISBN:
9780191741715
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693498.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter investigates Korean aspectual auxiliary -eci “become” in terms of the directed motion construction. First it discusses cases where -eci combines with adjectives and derives deadjectival ... More


The Content of Semantic Roles: Predicate–Argument Structure in Language and Cognition

Martin Haiden

in The Theta System: Argument Structure at the Interface

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199602513
eISBN:
9780191739200
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199602513.003.0003
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Semantics and Pragmatics

The paper try to rehabilitate thematic roles as “the block stones that we know already that sentences are composed of”, and explore “what other work they do in relating derivations to the cognitive ... More


Towards A Social Investment Welfare State?: Ideas, Policies and Challenges

Nathalie Morel, Bruno Palier, and Joakim Palme (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9781847429247
eISBN:
9781447305613
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429247.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

Since the late 1990s, new ideas and strategies concerning the role and shape of the Welfare State have been formulated. All these analyses and policy developments point towards a similar policy logic ... More


Change-of-State Verbs: Implications for Theories of Argument Projection

MALKA RAPPAPORT HOVAV and BETH LEVIN

in The Syntax of Aspect: Deriving Thematic and Aspectual Interpretation

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199280445
eISBN:
9780191712845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280445.003.0013
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

Verbs showing multiple argument projection options, often with concomitant shifts in aspectual classification or assignment of the ‘aspectual’ roles measure or incremental theme, are ubiquitous. ... More


2 2 Lexical aspect and multiple incremental themes

John Beavers

in Telicity, Change, and State: A Cross-Categorial View of Event Structure

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199693498
eISBN:
9780191741715
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693498.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Syntax and Morphology

Aspectual properties of dynamic predicates such as telicity and durativity are often assumed to be partly determined by the expression of some privileged argument of the predicate called an ... More


Changing welfare states and labour markets in the context of European gender arrangements

Birgit Pfau-Effinger

in Changing labour markets, welfare policies and citizenship

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861342720
eISBN:
9781447301660
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861342720.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

In the last decades of the millennium, women increasingly were included into the Western European labour markets; however, there were considerable differences in the development paths of European ... More


Introduction

John Beavers and Andrew Koontz-Garboden

in The Roots of Verbal Meaning

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198855781
eISBN:
9780191889417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855781.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Semantics and Pragmatics

Chapter 1 outlines the goals of a theory of verb meaning. It presents a justification for a constrained theory of verb meaning, and outlines the basic parameters of event structural approaches and ... More


Landscape Effects on Ecosystem Structure and Function

Kimberly A. With

in Essentials of Landscape Ecology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198838388
eISBN:
9780191874697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838388.003.0011
Subject:
Biology, Ecology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Landscape ecosystem ecology is concerned with the study of how landscape structure affects ecosystem structure and function, and how landscape heterogeneity in turn is generated or sustained by the ... More


From Margins to Mainstream?: State Climate Change Planning in India

Navroz K. Dubash and Anu Jogesh

in India in a Warming World: Integrating Climate Change and Development

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780199498734
eISBN:
9780199098408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199498734.003.0020
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

In 2009, the Government of India requested states to develop State Action Plans on Climate Change. Based on a detailed analysis of five state climate plans, this article finds that climate plans ... More


Nationalism, Multiculturalism, and Personal Law

Narendra Subramanian

in Nation and Family: Personal Law, Cultural Pluralism, and Gendered Citizenship in India

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804788786
eISBN:
9780804790901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804788786.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter recapitulates the different ways states in developing societies responded to preexisting forms of patriarchal authority and strong cultural traditions as they augmented their capacity, ... More


“I Know You Think She Thinks I Trust You—But I Don't”: Moves, Tactics, and Strategies Defined and Played in Epinets

Mihnea C. Moldoveanu and Joel A.C. Baum

in Epinets: The Epistemic Structure and Dynamics of Social Networks

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804777919
eISBN:
9780804789455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804777919.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management

This chapter extends the use of epinets to the characterization of dynamic processes in networks. Epinets are employed in two distinct ways: first as instruments for specifying changes in the ... More


State Climate Change Planning: Has It Reached the Mainstream?

Elizabeth Gogoi

in India in a Warming World: Integrating Climate Change and Development

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780199498734
eISBN:
9780199098408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199498734.003.0021
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

In 2009, India began one of the world’s largest exercises in sub-national planning for climate change, with the launch of the State Action Plan on Climate Change (SAPCC) preparation process. How have ... More


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