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Introduction: the ecological and social implications of changing biodiversity. An overview of a decade of biodiversity and ecosystem functioning research

Shahid Naeem, Daniel E. Bunker, Andy Hector, Michel Loreau, and Charles Perrings

in Biodiversity, Ecosystem Functioning, and Human Wellbeing: An Ecological and Economic Perspective

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199547951
eISBN:
9780191720345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199547951.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Ecology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Conventional approaches to ecology often lack the necessary integration to make a compelling case for the critical importance of biodiversity to ecosystem functioning and human wellbeing. This linear ... More


Conclusion

Gregory A. Daddis

in No Sure Victory: Measuring U.S. Army Effectiveness and Progress in the Vietnam War

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199746873
eISBN:
9780199897179
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199746873.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The work concludes by assessing MACV’s decisions and choices in developing and implementing counterinsurgency metrics of effectiveness and progress in Vietnam. In the end, it asks if the army was an ... More


Regulated Rites

Julian Rivers

in The Law of Organized Religions: Between Establishment and Secularism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199226108
eISBN:
9780191594243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199226108.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter gathers together a variety of ways in which collective religious rites come to have legal significance. After touching briefly on historic examples of sanctuary and confession, it ... More


The Taming of New York's Washington Square: A Wild Civility

Erich Goode

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479878574
eISBN:
9781479872718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479878574.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This book addresses the matter of how social audiences, both formal agents of social control (the NYPD and the Park Enforcement Control) and the ordinary, everyday park-goer, react when they ... More


The Archaeology of Prostitution and Clandestine Pursuits

Rebecca Yamin and Donna J. Seifert

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813056456
eISBN:
9780813058252
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056456.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The archaeological study of prostitution in nineteenth-century American contexts grew out of the discovery of brothels in the 1990s during large urban projects done in compliance with the National ... More


Macroeconomic Shocks and Unconventional Monetary Policy: Impacts on Emerging Markets

Naoyuki Yoshino, Pornpinun Chantapacdepong, and Matthias Helble (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198838104
eISBN:
9780191874628
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838104.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

Barely two decades after the Asian financial crisis Asia was suddenly confronted with multiple challenges originating outside the region: the 2008 global financial crisis, the European debt crisis, ... More


Superconductors

A. V. Narlikar

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199584116
eISBN:
9780191747496
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584116.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Superconductors is neither about basic aspects of superconductivity nor about its applications, but concentrates mainly on superconducting materials. It is not an encyclopaedia, describing each and ... More


Superconductor-Insulator Transitions: Present Status and Open Questions

Nandini Trivedi

in Conductor-Insulator Quantum Phase Transitions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199592593
eISBN:
9780191741050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592593.003.0010
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

A superconductor is a remarkable emergent state of matter in which electrons pair up and develop long range phase coherence resulting in zero resistance and perfect diamagnetism. How can a ... More


Theoretical Studies of Superconductor–Insulator Transitions

Yen Loh Lee and Nandini Trivedi

in Conductor-Insulator Quantum Phase Transitions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199592593
eISBN:
9780191741050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592593.003.0017
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter presents a theoretical treatment of two types of superconductor-insulator transitions — the disorder-tuned transition and the parallel-magnetic-field-tuned transition. This is performed ... More


Unconventional Methodology in Organization and Management Research

Alan Bryman and David A. Buchanan (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198796978
eISBN:
9780191838446
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198796978.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

This book describes twelve unconventional methodologies in organization and management research. These include unconventional research settings and data sources, unconventional research designs and ... More


Central Banks into the Breach: From Triumph to Crisis and the Road Ahead

Pierre L. Siklos

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190228835
eISBN:
9780190228866
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190228835.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

The book covers the global economy and the various pressures faced by central banks. It also provides some ideas for reforming existing monetary policy strategies. The events of the past fifteen ... More


‘W. H. Day Spender’ Had a Sister: Joan Adeney Easdale

Mark Hussey

in Leonard and Virginia Woolf, The Hogarth Press and the Networks of Modernism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748642274
eISBN:
9780748651979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748642274.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter takes a look at Virginia Woolf and the Hogarth Press's sponsorship of the unconventional writing of child poet Joan Easdale, noting that this sponsorship was made despite opposition from ... More


An Overview of the Issues and the Book

Pornpinun Chantapacdepong, Matthias Helble, and Naoyuki Yoshino

in Macroeconomic Shocks and Unconventional Monetary Policy: Impacts on Emerging Markets

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198838104
eISBN:
9780191874628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838104.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

The introduction provides an overview of the book and summarizes its objectives. The book is divided into four parts. The first part provides an overview of the empirics of shock spillovers through ... More


Spillovers of the United States’ Unconventional Monetary Policy to Emerging Asia: The Bank Lending Channel

Ying Xu and Hai Anh La

in Macroeconomic Shocks and Unconventional Monetary Policy: Impacts on Emerging Markets

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198838104
eISBN:
9780191874628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838104.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

This chapter assesses the spillover effects of the United States’ unconventional monetary policy on the Asian credit market. With a focus on cross-border bank lending, it employs firm-level loan data ... More


Domestic and Cross-border Impact of US Monetary Policy at the Zero Lower Bound

Qianying Chen, Andrew Filardo, Dong He, and Feng Zhu

in Macroeconomic Shocks and Unconventional Monetary Policy: Impacts on Emerging Markets

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198838104
eISBN:
9780191874628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838104.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

This is a chapter of the domestic impact as well as cross-border spillovers of US monetary policy at the zero lower bound (ZLB) to advanced and emerging economies. We estimate the empirical relevance ... More


Spillover Effects of Unconventional Monetary Policy on Asia and the Pacific

Maria Teresa Punzi and Pornpinun Chantapacdepong

in Macroeconomic Shocks and Unconventional Monetary Policy: Impacts on Emerging Markets

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198838104
eISBN:
9780191874628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838104.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

The chapter assesses the evolution of spillover effects of unconventional monetary policies (UMPs) and their macroeconomic impact on Asia and the Pacific region. It develops a Panel Vector Auto ... More


The Impact of US Monetary Policy and Other External Shocks on the Hong Kong Economy: A Factor-augmented VAR Approach

Hongyi Chen and Andrew Tsang

in Macroeconomic Shocks and Unconventional Monetary Policy: Impacts on Emerging Markets

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780198838104
eISBN:
9780191874628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198838104.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

This chapter uses the factor-augmented vector autoregression framework to study the impact on the Hong Kong economy of the diverging monetary policies by the Fed, the European Central Bank (ECB), and ... More


Fracking

William M. Alley and Rosemarie Alley

in High and Dry: Meeting the Challenges of the World's Growing Dependence on Groundwater

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780300220384
eISBN:
9780300227550
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300220384.003.0014
Subject:
Environmental Science, Nature

Few environmental issues have received more media attention than fracking (hydraulic fracturing) for oil and gas development in shales and other unconventional resources. This chapter provides an ... More


Participant-led video diaries

Rebecca Whiting, Helen Roby, Gillian Symon, and Petros Chamakiotis

in Unconventional Methodology in Organization and Management Research

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198796978
eISBN:
9780191838446
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198796978.003.0010
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Knowledge Management

Rebecca Whiting, Helen Roby, Gillian Symon, and Petros Chamakiotis develop an unconventional research design using video methods, asking participants to produce their own video diaries, a process ... More


The Law of Energy Underground: Understanding New Developments in Subsurface Production, Transmission, and Storage

Donald N. Zillman, Aileen McHarg, Adrian Bradbrook, and Lila Barrera-Hernandez (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780198703181
eISBN:
9780191772474
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703181.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

While energy has been extracted from the ground for two centuries, recent years have seen transformative changes to how easy it is to access underground energy resources. This book investigates the ... More


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