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Individuals and properties in an ontology of states of affairs

Jan Westerhoff

in Ontological Categories: Their Nature and Significance

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199285044
eISBN:
9780191713699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285044.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter focuses on a particularly important set of philosophical implications of the account of ontological categories. This account is fundamentally structuralist: it tries to get at ... More


Philosophical implications

Jan Westerhoff

in Ontological Categories: Their Nature and Significance

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199285044
eISBN:
9780191713699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285044.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This final chapter consists of three parts. It begins by giving a survey of the main assumptions underlying the account of ontological categories presented. The second section discusses the ... More


Conrad's Narrative Method

Jakob Lothe

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198122555
eISBN:
9780191671463
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198122555.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, European Literature

This book applies recent developments in critical theory and practice to the whole canon of Conrad's works. Using a broadly structuralist approach, the book analyses Conrad's sophisticated narrative ... More


Philosophy and Post-structuralist Theory: From Kant to Deleuze

Claire Colebrook

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748622276
eISBN:
9780748671663
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748622276.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This book, a critique and overview of contemporary post-structuralist theory, explores the Kantian and phenomenological background of Derrida, Deleuze, Foucault and Irigaray, and raises some key ... More


Indeterminacies in Wage and Asset Price Expectations: A Structuralist Model of Employment and Growth

Edmund S. Phelps

in Rethinking Expectations: The Way Forward for Macroeconomics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691155234
eISBN:
9781400846450
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691155234.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter examines indeterminacies in wage and asset price expectations. It first considers what it argues are fatal flaws in Keynesian economics, comparing crude Keynesianism with a crude natural ... More


Reframing management accounting practice: a diversity of perspectives

Jane Baxter and Wai Fong Chua

in Contemporary Issues in Management Accounting

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199283361
eISBN:
9780191712623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199283361.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter considers the different ways in which researchers have attempted to construct, narrate, and critique the practice of management accounting, providing illustrations from seminal studies. ... More


Theories of Lexical Semantics

Dirk Geeraerts

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780198700302
eISBN:
9780191706288
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198700302.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics

Theories of Lexical Semantics offers a comprehensive overview of the major traditions of word meaning research in linguistics. In spite of the growing importance of the lexicon in ... More


Non‐Monetary Theories of Unemployment Fluctuation: The Structuralist School

Edmund S. Phelps

in Seven Schools of Macroeconomic Thought

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198283331
eISBN:
9780191596766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198283334.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter and the previous one review two schools of thought on the role of non‐monetary forces acting through non‐monetary channels in the generation of macroeconomic fluctuations. The subject in ... More


A=L=L=E=G=O=R=I=E=S: Peter Inman, Myung Mi Kim, Lyn Hejinian

Michael Golston

in Poetic Machinations: Allegory, Surrealism, and Postmodern Poetic Form

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231164306
eISBN:
9780231538633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231164306.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Chapter 3 is a study of allegory in Language poetry, specifically in the works of Peter Inman, Lyn Hejinian, and Myung Mi Kim (the latter, strictly speaking, a post-Language poet). It begins by ... More


Late Shakespeare: A New World of Words

Simon Palfrey

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198186892
eISBN:
9780191674600
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198186892.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

Shakespeare's late plays are usually seen in terms of courtliness and escapism. But the critical tradition has been too decorous. Neither neo-Christian pieties nor high-political allegory can account ... More


Perturbation, ma sœur

Marie Cardinal

in May 68 in French Fiction and Film: Rethinking Society, Rethinking Representation

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198715153
eISBN:
9780191694929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198715153.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The chapter discusses that linguistics was the foundation stone of structuralist theory and that language gradually filled the intellectual field and that the complex interplay of silence and ... More


What's These Worlds Coming To?

Jean-Luc Nancy and Aurélien Barrau

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823263332
eISBN:
9780823266326
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823263332.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Our contemporary challenge, according to this book, is that a new world has quietly cropped up on us and is, in fact, already here. We no longer live in a world, but in worlds. We do not live in a ... More


Overview

Martin Haspelmath

in Indefinite Pronouns

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198235606
eISBN:
9780191851971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198235606.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Language Families

This book examines the connections between the formal and functional (semantic and syntactic) properties of indefinite pronouns. It considers the main theoretical debates surrounding the semantic and ... More


Morphological Autonomy: Perspectives From Romance Inflectional Morphology

Martin Maiden, John Charles Smith, Maria Goldbach, and Marc-Olivier Hinzelin (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199589982
eISBN:
9780191728884
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589982.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Historical Linguistics

This book uses detailed analysis of data from Romance inflectional morphology to cast new light on the role of autonomous morphological structure in the diachrony and synchrony of the Romance ... More


Shall These Bones Live?

Jerome J. McGann

in The Beauty of Inflections: Literary Investigations in Historical Method and Theory

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198117506
eISBN:
9780191670961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198117506.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Textual criticism, in the traditional sense, is an analytic discipline separated into two provinces, the so-called Lower and Higher Criticism. Its practitioners are those guardians of the dry bones, ... More


Introduction

William D. Romanowski

in Reforming Hollywood: How American Protestants Fought for Freedom at the Movies

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195387841
eISBN:
9780199950188
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387841.003.0000
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This introduction outlines the book’s central themes and also counters misinterpretations of the role of Protestants in film history. While Protestants are routinely dismissed collectively as ardent ... More


The Multiple Meanings of Development

Sonia E. Rolland

in Development at the World Trade Organization

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199600885
eISBN:
9780191738364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600885.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Despite its ubiquitous use in the international legal discourse, the precise meaning of “development” is elusive and has evolved over time. The purpose of this brief theoretical survey is to ... More


Fatherless Societies and Anti-Oedipal Philosophies

Camille Robcis

in The Law of Kinship: Anthropology, Psychoanalysis, and the Family in France

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451294
eISBN:
9780801468407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451294.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses the specificity of the French intellectual critique of the structuralist symbolic by focusing on Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari's Anti-Oedipus and on Luce Irigaray's early ... More


Introduction

Moya Lloyd and Adrian Little

in The Politics of Radical Democracy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748633999
eISBN:
9780748652723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633999.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter compares two accounts of radical democracy: critical theory and post-structuralist accounts. Critical theory radical democrats emphasise the possibility of rational consensus, achieved ... More


Alternative Kinships and Republican Structuralism

Camille Robcis

in The Law of Kinship: Anthropology, Psychoanalysis, and the Family in France

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451294
eISBN:
9780801468407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451294.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines why, starting in the 1980s, many scholars and politicians found it useful to return to the structuralist social contract of Lévi-Strauss and Lacan. Around this time, lawyers, ... More


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