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Education and the Politics of Virtue

Eamonn Callan

in Creating Citizens: Political Education and Liberal Democracy

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198292586
eISBN:
9780191598913
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198292589.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Liberal politics is often misrepresented as repugnant to state support—e.g. through educational policy—for any particular ideal of virtuous character. This is a misrepresentation because liberal ... More


Choreographing Masculinity: Hypermasculine Dance Styles as Invented Traditionin Egypt, Iran, and Uzbekistan

Anthony Shay

in When Men Dance: Choreographing Masculinities Across Borders

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195386691
eISBN:
9780199863600
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195386691.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Dance

Anthony Shay describes and analyzes the attempted erasure of many kinds of traditional male dance styles in Iran, Egypt, and Uzbekistan. Realizing that Western colonial powers reacted negatively to ... More


From Imperial to Regional Banking: The Austrian Banking System, 1918–1938

Fritz Weber

in Banking, Currency, and Finance in Europe Between the Wars

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288039
eISBN:
9780191596230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288034.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Economic History

The central theme of this study of the Austrian banking system is the problem created by the impact on the large Viennese banks of the break‐up of the Austro‐Hungarian Empire. These banks were ... More


Social Movements, Hegemony, and the State

Susan C. Stokes

in Cultures in Conflict: Social Movements and the State in Peru

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520086173
eISBN:
9780520916234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520086173.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter returns to the theoretical issues taken up at the outset of the study: the successes and limitations of clientelism and state-sponsored systems of lower-class interest representation, ... More


Under God?

Roger Trigg

in Religion in Public Life: Must Faith Be Privatized?

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199543670
eISBN:
9780191701313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199543670.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter is divided into the following sections: the establishment clause, state support of religion, the pledge of allegiance, free exercise, and displaying the Ten Commandments. The first ... More


A Selection Theory of State Support for Rebel Groups

Belgin San-Akca

in States in Disguise: Causes of State Support for Rebel Groups

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190250881
eISBN:
9780190250911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190250881.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter identifies the theoretical foundation of the book by means of the major international relations paradigms, namely realism, liberalism, and constructivism. Given that supporting rebels ... More


Parental rights and responsibilities: Analysing social policy and lived experiences

Harriet Churchill

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420916
eISBN:
9781447302896
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420916.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This book examines parental rights to ‘welfare state support’ and parental responsibilities for child welfare in relation to recent social policy agendas pursued by the Labour government in the UK in ... More


Introduction: Bringing Nonstate Armed Groups into the Study of International Relations

Belgin San-Akca

in States in Disguise: Causes of State Support for Rebel Groups

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190250881
eISBN:
9780190250911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190250881.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter starts with the theory that the rise of nonstate armed groups (NAGs) is not an issue solely tied to the absence of state or the rise of ungoverned territories. In contrast, many rebel ... More


Dangerous Companions: Research Design, Data Collection, and Coding Procedures

Belgin San-Akca

in States in Disguise: Causes of State Support for Rebel Groups

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190250881
eISBN:
9780190250911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190250881.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter introduces a new dataset on state support of rebel groups, clarifies the coding procedures used in this research, and provides historical examples from existing rebel groups and their ... More


Conclusion: Main Trends in State Support of Nonstate Armed Groups

Belgin San-Akca

in States in Disguise: Causes of State Support for Rebel Groups

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190250881
eISBN:
9780190250911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190250881.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter presents the major findings of the data and discusses the policy implications for counterterrorism and counterinsurgency. It starts with major trends in the variables, with respect to ... More


States in Disguise: Causes of State Support for Rebel Groups

Belgin San-Akca

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190250881
eISBN:
9780190250911
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190250881.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

States in Disguise provides a rigorous theoretical framework, within which to study the complex and fluid network of relationships between states and nonstate armed groups, including ethnic and ... More


State Aid, Government Shareholdings, and Industrial Policy

Tony Prosser

in The Economic Constitution

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199644537
eISBN:
9780191747816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644537.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

There is now only limited use of the term ‘industrial policy’ in the UK but there are still important ways in which government supports industry, most notably the financial services industry through ... More


The Adams Court

William A. Link

in William Friday: Power, Purpose, and American Higher Education

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469611853
eISBN:
9781469612584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469611853.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter focuses on the question of desegregation, one of the most personally confounding issues that Bill Friday confronted as head of the post-1972 multicampus University of North Carolina ... More


Postwar Hopes: The Fight for Permanent Child Care, 1945–47

Natalie M. Fousekis

in Demanding Child Care: Women's Activism and the Politics of Welfare, 1940-1971

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036255
eISBN:
9780252093241
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036255.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter examines the protests that erupted in California when the federal government threatened to close the Lanham Act centers and the broad-based coalition that pushed for a permanent program ... More


Japan’s Imperial Veterans

Sheila A. Smith

in Intimate Rivals: Japanese Domestic Politics and a Rising China

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167888
eISBN:
9780231538022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167888.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses the controversies surrounding the Yasukuni Shrine. Firstly, was the frustration among Japan's conservatives with what many saw as Chinese intervention in the effort to ... More


Challenges Facing Public Research Universities

in Public No More: A New Path to Excellence for America's Public Universities

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804780506
eISBN:
9780804782197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804780506.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

This chapter describes the evolving external educational environment and the tactical responses to it made by public research universities in the U.S. It considers the perceptions of and reaction to ... More


State Responsibility and Global Security in the Light of Unforeseen Transnational Phenomena

Vincent-Joël Proulx

in Institutionalizing State Responsibility: Global Security and UN Organs

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199680399
eISBN:
9780191760297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680399.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter investigates the problematic question of State support of terrorism, with some consideration of how a sanctuary State’s tacit support, toleration, acquiescence, or logical support of ... More


Poverty and low living standards: effects and impacts

Michael O’Brien

in Poverty, policy and the state: The changing face of social security

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347992
eISBN:
9781447303046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347992.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

In the last two decades in New Zealand, a range of studies has focused on the living standards of those below the poverty line and the effects of poverty and managing daily life on state income ... More


Bullets and Benefits in the Israeli Welfare State

Michael Shalev and John Gal

in Warfare and Welfare: Military Conflict and Welfare State Development in Western Countries

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198779599
eISBN:
9780191824647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198779599.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The unresolved territorial conflicts and outbreaks of violence that have characterized the history of Israel make it distinctive among welfare states in affluent democracies. The war which ... More


A fit occupation for children? Children and work

Lucinda Platt

in Discovering child poverty: The creation of a policy agenda from 1800 to the present

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861345837
eISBN:
9781447302117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861345837.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter argues that child labour legislation (along with education) is critical in establishing a relatively bounded childhood and a privileged status for children — even poor children — which ... More


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