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Emergent National Distinctiveness through International Exposure

Arndt Sorge

in The Global and the Local: Understanding the Dialectics of Business Systems

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199278909
eISBN:
9780191706820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278909.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

Layered societies evolve distinctive institutions and culture, partly against and partly by way of internationalization. The latter nexus is often neglected but demonstrated well in the case of ... More


On the Global and Local Representations of the Holocaust Tragedy

Jeffrey C. Alexander

in Remembering the Holocaust: A Debate

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195326222
eISBN:
9780199944064
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326222.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter begins by presenting a comic strip,Non Sequitor, by Wiley. This strip of popular culture indicates that the universalization of the Holocaust is alive and well, even as the collective ... More


The Failure of Universalism The Failure of Universalism (1946–1948)

Eric Jabbari

in Pierre Laroque and the Welfare State in Post-war France

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199289639
eISBN:
9780191730863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289639.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

By the end of 1946, the reformist momentum which found its origin in the aftermath of the Liberation abruptly came to an end, as the attempt to extend old age insurance to the entire population ... More


Conclusion

Eric Jabbari

in Pierre Laroque and the Welfare State in Post-war France

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199289639
eISBN:
9780191730863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199289639.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Laroque Plan of 1945 was a product of the interplay of various institutional considerations and ideological influences, and it confirmed the fact that Pierre Laroque remained committed to the ... More


Changes in the Banking Industry and the Challenge of 1992

Jordi Canals

in Competitive Strategies in European Banking

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198773504
eISBN:
9780191695322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198773504.003.0012
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter intends to pinpoint two aspects of this process of change in the banking industry. It notes that the first makes reference to the recommendation to the governments in preparation for the ... More


Marx and Ethics

Philip J. Kain

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198239321
eISBN:
9780191679896
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198239321.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book traces the development of Karl Marx's ethics as they underwent various shifts and changes during different periods of his thought. In his early writings, his ethics are based on a concept ... More


The Sense of an Audience

Lucy Newlyn

in Reading, Writing, and Romanticism: The Anxiety of Reception

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198187110
eISBN:
9780191674631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198187110.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Early 19th-century England marks the rise of the reader in a number of distinctive ways. For Chee Dimmock, one of the outstanding characteristics of modernity is that an apparent universalisation of ... More


Aristotle, Kant, and the Ethics of the Young Marx (1835–1843)

Philip J. Kain

in Marx and Ethics

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198239321
eISBN:
9780191679896
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198239321.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter argues that the views of young Karl Marx on ethics have been influenced not only by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel but even more so by Aristotle and Immanuel Kant. Marx draws away from ... More


Universalization

R. M. Hare

in Moral Thinking: Its Levels, Method, and Point

Published in print:
1981
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198246602
eISBN:
9780191597596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198246609.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

By referring to prescriptions that are expressions of motivational states or preferences in language, we are better able to display the logical relations between them. All prescriptions, universal ... More


Universalizability and Self-Improvement

Robert N. Johnson

in Self-Improvement: An Essay in Kantian Ethics

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199599349
eISBN:
9780191731556
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199599349.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, History of Philosophy

The Formula of the Universal Law of Nature is perhaps the most well-known version of the Categorical Imperative. This chapter sets out the author’s understanding of this Formula and explains in ... More


Consciousness, Reason, and Intentionality

Richard Tieszen

in After Gödel: Platonism and Rationalism in Mathematics and Logic

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199606207
eISBN:
9780191725500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199606207.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

The chapter opens with an account of serious deficiencies in recent treatments of human consciousness in the philosophy of mind and epistemology. These deficiencies, it is argued, affect our view of ... More


A Womanist Experience: A Response to Kristine Culp

Renee Mckenzie

in The Experience of God: A Postmodern Response

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823225187
eISBN:
9780823237135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823225187.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

Unlike some postmodern feminists, Kristine Culp wants to reclaim, at least for feminist theology, the intrinsic and extrinsic value of experience in saying something meaningful ... More


The Private Sector in Health and Medicine: The Indian Story

V. Sujatha

in Sociology of Health and Medicine: New Perspectives

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780198099130
eISBN:
9780199082995
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099130.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter highlights the role of the private sector in health and medicine with reference to India. The private sector plays a critical role in the field of medicine because the nature and extent ... More


Rethinking Ethical Cosmopolitanism: From Universalism to Universalization

James D. Ingram

in Radical Cosmopolitics: The Ethics and Politics of Democratic Universalism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161107
eISBN:
9780231536417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161107.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter turns to moral-ethical cosmopolitanism in search of a positive account of normative universalism. In moral philosophy, normative universalism is identified with the idea that certain ... More


Cosmopolitics in Practice: The Politics of Human Rights

James D. Ingram

in Radical Cosmopolitics: The Ethics and Politics of Democratic Universalism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161107
eISBN:
9780231536417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161107.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines the different attempts of thinking about human rights not just from a moral or philosophical point of view, but as a type of politics. A contradiction arises within human rights ... More


Emotional Knowledge: Modern Developments*

Ute Frevert

in Emotional Lexicons: Continuity and Change in the Vocabulary of Feeling 1700-2000

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199655731
eISBN:
9780191757662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655731.003.0010
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter summarizes and draws together the main themes of the previous chapters, discussing the overarching developments of emotional concepts in encyclopedias and lexicons. It provides insights ... More


Therapeutic mechanisms in psychiatric music therapy

Michael J. Silverman

in Music therapy in mental health for illness management and recovery

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780198735366
eISBN:
9780191802249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735366.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology, Health Psychology

Factors that influence therapeutic outcome in music therapy can be related to attendance and participation as well as characteristics of both the client and therapist. Researchers and clinicians have ... More


Making Romans: Citizens, Subjects, and Subjectivity in Republican Empire

Clifford Ando

in Cosmopolitanism and Empire: Universal Rulers, Local Elites, and Cultural Integration in the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190465667
eISBN:
9780190465681
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190465667.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter offers a long-term perspective on the history of citizenship which illustrates several massive discontinuities. It shows that the enfranchisement of aliens originally served not as ... More


The Story of the Honorary Workers in India’s Anganwadis

M.S. Sreerekha

in State Without Honour: Women Workers in India's Anganwadis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199468164
eISBN:
9780199088836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199468164.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter includes a detailed chronology of the history of honorary/anganwadi workers in India. Here the focus is on the women workers—both workers and helpers—as part of the scheme, instead of an ... More


Introduction: Beyond Universal Peace

Murad Idris

in War for Peace: Genealogies of a Violent Ideal in Western and Islamic Thought

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190658014
eISBN:
9780190658045
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190658014.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Comparative Politics

This chapter discusses three unacknowledged discursive functions of peace—namely, that peace functions parasitically, provincially, and polemically. First, idealizers of peace rarely speak of peace ... More


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