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Billionaires and Stealth Politics

Benjamin I. Page, Jason Seawright, and Matthew J. Lacombe

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226586090
eISBN:
9780226586267
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226586267.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Although recent research has demonstrated that public policy responds disproportionately to the preferences of affluent Americans, much less is known about the preferences of the truly wealthy – ... More


The Philosophical Argument Against Escape

Roslyn Weiss

in Socrates Dissatisfied: An Analysis of Plato's Crito

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195116847
eISBN:
9780199833832
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195116844.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

Socrates' reasons for remaining in prison appeal to old logoi, to principles that affirm the value of justice, the greater importance of the soul as compared with the body, and hence the lesser evil ... More


Introduction: Beyond Market Regulation. Analysing the European Integration of Core State Powers

Philipp Genschel and Markus Jachtenfuchs

in Beyond the Regulatory Polity?: The European Integration of Core State Powers

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199662821
eISBN:
9780191756016
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662821.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This introductory chapter develops an analytic framework for studying the involvement of EU institutions in key functions of state sovereignty (‘core state powers’): military security, fiscal ... More


The Rise of a European Public Administration: European Capacity Building by Stealth

Jarle Trondal

in Beyond the Regulatory Polity?: The European Integration of Core State Powers

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199662821
eISBN:
9780191756016
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662821.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The European integration of core state powers necessitates the supply of independent and integrated bureaucratic capacities at a ‘European level’. Essential is the extent to which an executive centre ... More


Conclusion: The European Integration of Core State Powers. Patterns and Causes

Philipp Genschel and Markus Jachtenfuchs

in Beyond the Regulatory Polity?: The European Integration of Core State Powers

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199662821
eISBN:
9780191756016
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662821.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This conclusion summarizes the results of the empirical chapters in light of the concepts and hypotheses of the introductory chapter. It proceeds in two steps. First, it maps and compares patterns, ... More


Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

Candy Gunther Brown

in Debating Yoga and Mindfulness in Public Schools: Reforming Secular Education or Reestablishing Religion?

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469648484
eISBN:
9781469648507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469648484.003.0009
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Chapter 8 unpacks the modern American concept of “mindfulness.” Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), developed by Jon Kabat-Zinn in 1979, provides a model for mindfulness-based programs (MBPs), ... More


Setting the Stage: Impact of New Aircraft on Training

Brian D. Laslie

in The Air Force Way of War: U.S. Tactics and Training after Vietnam

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813160597
eISBN:
9780813161297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813160597.003.0004
Subject:
History, Military History

Chapter 4 examines the development of new aircraft. It also details how new technologies were incorporated into training exercises. As the training revolution was beginning, the air force was ... More


Desert Storm: Execution

Brian D. Laslie

in The Air Force Way of War: U.S. Tactics and Training after Vietnam

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813160597
eISBN:
9780813161297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813160597.003.0007
Subject:
History, Military History

Chapter 7 demonstrates that Desert Storm ushered in a new form of aerial warfare based upon the revolution in training that exploited the new advanced technologies of the 1970s and 1980s. This ... More


Stealth Politics on Taxes and Social Security

Benjamin I. Page, Jason Seawright, and Matthew J. Lacombe

in Billionaires and Stealth Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226586090
eISBN:
9780226586267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226586267.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Chapter 2 focuses on billionaires’ general political activity, as well as their words and actions related to economic issues. It describes our web-scraping research techniques, which were used to ... More


Stealth and Improvisation in the Desert: Jason’s Story

J. Martin Daughtry

in Listening to War: Sound, Music, Trauma, and Survival in Wartime Iraq

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199361496
eISBN:
9780199361533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199361496.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

In this section of the book a marine scout-sniper grapples with the sonic implications of warfare on a series of missions in 2003.


The Development of Cold Case Reviews

Cheryl Allsop

in Cold Case Reviews: DNA, Detective Work and Unsolved Major Crimes

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198747451
eISBN:
9780191810459
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198747451.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter charts the development of interest among the police service for reviewing cold cases, considering how the key processes and systems for reviewing cold cases have emerged and evolved. ... More


Neither In nor Out: Taking the “T” Out of the Closet

Elijah Adiv Edelman

in Queer Excursions: Retheorizing Binaries in Language, Gender, and Sexuality

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199937295
eISBN:
9780199345854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937295.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter explores how binary frameworks for understanding the expression of non-normative sexual identities or practices—namely, being ‘in’ or ‘out’ of the closet—fails to capture transgender and ... More


Conclusions: From the Past to the Future of Fiscal Squeeze

Christopher Hood and Rozana Himaz

in A Century of Fiscal Squeeze Politics: 100 Years of Austerity, Politics, and Bureaucracy in Britain

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198779612
eISBN:
9780191824661
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198779612.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This concluding chapter (a) compares all the episodes of fiscal squeeze in the UK over a century in terms of loss imposition, political costs to incumbents in pursuing fiscal squeeze, and the degree ... More


To Tell or Not to Tell: Secrecy or Transparency in Group Home Sitings

Alison L. Gash

in Below the Radar: How Silence Can Save Civil Rights

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780190201159
eISBN:
9780190235550
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190201159.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

To contend with frequent and unyielding NIMBY responses to group home siting plans, group home operators and advocates have devised a number of strategies. Some argue that the best cure for group ... More


Visibilising suffering or stealth humanitarianism? The perils of promoting durable protection in cities of the south1

Caroline Wanjiku Kihato and Loren B. Landau

in Displacement: Global conversations on refuge

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781526123466
eISBN:
9781526155443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526123473.00020
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter draws our attention to the complexities of protecting refugees and their rights within urban environments. As refugee crises become increasingly urbanised, protecting refugees becomes ... More


Technological Change and Military Innovation

Michael E. O’Hanlon

in Defense 101: Understanding the Military of Today and Tomorrow

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781501754470
eISBN:
9781501754500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501754470.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines various areas of defense technology, with a philosophy that might be described as “physics for poets.” The chapter provides information on the contemporary state of technology ... More


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