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Less Dangerous Patents: A Framework for Relief

Michael A. Carrier

in Innovation for the 21st Century: Harnessing the Power of Intellectual Property and Antitrust Law

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195342581
eISBN:
9780199867035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195342581.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter begins by describing the problems posed by courts automatically granting injunctive relief in patent infringement cases. It discusses nonpracticing entities (often referred to as ... More


The Last Mock Epic? Heine's Atta Troll

Ritchie Robertson

in Mock-Epic Poetry from Pope to Heine

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199571581
eISBN:
9780191722356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571581.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 18th-century Literature

Heine's Atta Troll (1847) was partly inspired by his friend Immermann's Tulifäntchen (1830). Both present epic heroism, mockingly but wistfully, as an anachronism doomed by the progress of modern ... More


New Myths for Modern Times: Changing Ontologies and the Green-Skinned Other

Tok Thompson

in Posthuman Folklore

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781496825087
eISBN:
9781496825131
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496825087.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter examines the contemporary cultural roles of non-human humanoids in establishing and negotiating a sense of “human” identity, with a particular focus on the marker of green skin. Internet ... More


The Dispute Settlement Understanding: Interpretation of the Substantive Features of the TRIPS Agreement

Graeme B. Dinwoodie and Rochelle C. Dreyfuss

in A Neofederalist Vision of TRIPS: The Resilience of the International Intellectual Property Regime

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195304619
eISBN:
9780199933273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195304619.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law, Private International Law

This Chapter analyzes the decisions of the Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) in intellectual property cases to assess whether national laws can be adapted to reflect diversity, balance and historical ... More


Grandparenting in divorced families: rights and policies

Neil Ferguson, Gillian Douglas, Nigel Lowe, Mervyn Murch, and Margaret Robinson

in Grandparenting in divorced families

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861344984
eISBN:
9781447302452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861344984.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter investigates grandparenting that took place in a broad range of family circumstances and does not have a particular focus on families in conflict. It explores the feelings of a small ... More


Introduction: Weaponized Identities

Sarah Sobieraj

in Credible Threat: Attacks Against Women Online and the Future of Democracy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190089283
eISBN:
9780190089320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190089283.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Women who participate in public discussions about social and political issues are often confronted with a barrage of vicious digital attacks. The abuse is a form of patterned resistance to women’s ... More


Art, Work, and Endlessness in the 2000s

Jasper Bernes

in The Work of Art in the Age of Deindustrialization

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780804796415
eISBN:
9781503602601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804796415.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter skips forward several decades, to the 2000s, and looks at the legacy of the transformations discussed in the preceding chapters. Bernes examines the debates that followed the emergence ... More


Of Witches, Trolls, and Inquisitive Men

Hjalmar Fors

in The Limits of Matter: Chemistry, Mining, and Enlightenment

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226194998
eISBN:
9780226195049
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226195049.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The chapter begins with the Stockholm witch trials, in which the doubts cast on the testimonies of the accusers cast further doubt on the power of witchcraft. Through these trials we also gain an ... More


Love and War: How Militarism Shapes Sexuality and Romance

Tom Digby

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231168410
eISBN:
9780231538404
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231168410.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Ideas of masculinity and femininity become sharply defined in war-reliant societies, resulting in a presumed enmity between men and women. This so-called “battle of the sexes” is intensified by the ... More


Echo

Stacy Horn

in Social Media Archeology and Poetics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262034654
eISBN:
9780262336871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034654.003.0015
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

An early Internet developer takes a personal look back at the 1990 start-up of one of the early social networks, Echo. Horn discusses the challenges she faced building an online community at a time ... More


The Impact of Technology

Geoff Pearson

in An ethnography of English football fans: Cans, cops and carnivals

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719087219
eISBN:
9781781706145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087219.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter looks at how match-going football fandom has changed since the mid-1990s with new technology. It focuses on the use of mobile and camera phones, internet forums and message-boards, ... More


Right-Wing Populism and Noncoercive Injustice: On the Limits of the Law of Peoples

Michael Blake

in John Rawls: Debating the Major Questions

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190859213
eISBN:
9780190859220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190859213.003.0030
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

John Rawls’s The Law of Peoples makes several assumptions that, in the years since that book’s writing, have been shown to be potentially flawed. The first is that democratic societies can be ... More


On Beiner a Servant of Reconciliation

Christian W. Troll

in Christian Lives Given to the Study of Islam

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823243198
eISBN:
9780823243235
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823243198.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, Islam

The life of Troll is marked by language acquisition: Arabic in Beirut, Urdu and Persian in London, and Turkish in Ankara. During the time in the Lebanon, he decided to become a Jesuit. In England, a ... More


Since We Make These Digital Institutions …

Adam Hodgkin

in Following Searle on Twitter: How Words Create Digital Institutions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226438214
eISBN:
9780226438351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226438351.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, General

If the Searle/Tomasello/Hodgkin model of digital institutional development is correct, we need to consider the ethical situation of members/users, which means our ethical situation. Since we are all ... More


From Tracking to Trolling to Tribalism: Stoking Outgroup Hostility in a Transformed Media Landscape

Richard C. Fording and Sanford F. Schram

in Hard White: The Mainstreaming of Racism in American Politics

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780197500484
eISBN:
9780197500521
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197500484.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Chapter 6 focuses on the role of a changing media landscape in disseminating misinformation to a disproportionately underinformed audience to support Donald Trump. It shows how the Trump campaign and ... More


Facts, Alternative Facts and Patent Literature

David Segal

in One Hundred Patents That Shaped the Modern World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198834311
eISBN:
9780191872426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834311.003.0001
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

The mathematician Kurt Gödel showed in his Incompleteness Theorem in the early 1930s that there are some statements in mathematics that are true but cannot be proven. Whether statements are true is ... More


Chess with Cardio: Finding the Meeting Point in Sport Fighting

Janet O'Shea

in Risk, Failure, Play: What Dance Reveals about Martial Arts Training

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190871536
eISBN:
9780190871574
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190871536.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter extends the consideration of martial arts as play by investigating sparring as a game—a structured, rule-bound interaction that balances playing and winning—and competition fighting as a ... More


From usage guides to language blogs

Morana Lukač

in English Usage Guides: History, Advice, Attitudes

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198808206
eISBN:
9780191845888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808206.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, English Language, Lexicography

Public debates on language use today have switched platforms from newspaper columns to social media, and instead of turning the pages of printed usage guides, English speakers most commonly turn to ... More


Introduction: Digital Feminist Interventions

Kaitlynn Mendes, Jessica Ringrose, and Jessalynn Keller

in Digital Feminist Activism: Girls and Women Fight Back Against Rape Culture

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190697846
eISBN:
9780190697884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190697846.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter, we begin by making a case for the ubiquitous ways rape culture, harassment, and sexual violence continue to be a part of many girls’ and women’s everyday lives, despite the ways in ... More


Feminist Organizers’ Experiences of Activism

Kaitlynn Mendes, Jessica Ringrose, and Jessalynn Keller

in Digital Feminist Activism: Girls and Women Fight Back Against Rape Culture

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190697846
eISBN:
9780190697884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190697846.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change, Gender and Sexuality

Chapter 4 draws on semi-structured interviews with 18 organizers of Hollaback!, Everyday Sexism, and Who Needs Feminism? The chapter interrogates key experiences and the affective dimensions of ... More


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