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Introduction

Matthew Clayton

in Justice and Legitimacy in Upbringing

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2006
ISBN:
9780199268948
eISBN:
9780191603693
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199268940.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter introduces the central questions addressed in the book and states the main positions to be defended. The focus of the book is briefly discussed, which includes the choices of parents as ... More


Early Life, the First World War, and Glove‐Making

Edward Brech, Andrew Thomson, and John F. Wilson

in Lyndall Urwick, Management Pioneer: A Biography

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199541966
eISBN:
9780191715433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541966.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History, Strategy

This chapter first examines Urwick's antecedents as a son of two glove‐making families and his middle‐class upbringing with education at public school and Oxford. After a brief period in the family ... More


Rethinking residential child care: Positive perspectives

Mark Smith

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349088
eISBN:
9781447303268
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349088.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Residential child care is a crucial, though relatively neglected, area of social work. And yet, revelations of abuse and questions of effectiveness have led to increasingly regulatory and procedural ... More


Social Class, Mental Ability, and Education

Henry Phelps Brown

in The Inequality of Pay

Published in print:
1979
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198851202
eISBN:
9780191596780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198851200.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter studies the connection between social class, mental ability, education, and entry into employment, and is a further development of the previous chapter on intergenerational mobility ... More


Scotland, 1700–1725

James Sambrook

in James Thomson 1700–1748: A Life

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198117889
eISBN:
9780191671104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198117889.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter discusses the first twenty-five years of James Thomson's life in Scotland, from his early upbringing there until his journey from Leith to London in February 1725. Thomson was the son of ... More


Vulnerable Masculinity and Self-Transformation: Ali’s Story

Gul Ozyegin

in New Desires, New Selves: Sex, Love, and Piety among Turkish Youth

Published in print:
1937
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780814762349
eISBN:
9780814762356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762349.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Raised in a what he refers to as a "closed milieu," Ali embarked on a total questioning of his conservative upbringing when moved to Istanbul to attend Boğaziçi University. Over the course of his ... More


Religion according to Napoleon: The Limitations of Pragmatism

Geoffrey Ellis

in Religious Change in Europe 1650–1914: Essays for John McManners

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205968
eISBN:
9780191676871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205968.003.0012
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter covers the years up to Brumaire and considers the evidence on what sort of religious upbringing Napoleon had, and how he reacted to it. It concentrates mainly on his policy towards the ... More


That Single Individual

Sylvia Walsh

in Kierkegaard: Thinking Christianly in an Existential Mode

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199208357
eISBN:
9780191695728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208357.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This chapter prepares the stage for reading Kierkegaard in context by presenting a biographical overview of his religious upbringing and theological education, the major intellectual influences and ... More


Introduction

Vigen Guroian

in Tending the Heart of Virtue: How Classic Stories Awaken a Child's Moral Imagination

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195152647
eISBN:
9780199849192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195152647.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Children are not pure innocents, as every new parent quickly learns. They are vitally concerned with distinguishing good from evil and truth from falsehood. Children need guidance and more road maps ... More


Happiness, the Supreme End

Sarah Broadie

in Ethics with Aristotle

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195085600
eISBN:
9780199833108
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195085604.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

What is the best human life? is a question for the Aristotelian statesman and for those whom upbringing has endowed with good starting points. The analysis of Aristotle's answer takes us to the idea ... More


Families, Parents and Children

REX AHDAR and IAN LEIGH

in Religious Freedom in the Liberal State

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199253623
eISBN:
9780191719769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253623.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines religious freedom issues that concern the family and parents. There can be no doubt that religiously devout parents are vitally interested in the successful transmission of ... More


Religion and the Family: Marriage and Children

Norman Doe

in Law and Religion in Europe: A Comparative Introduction

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199604005
eISBN:
9780191729331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604005.003.0010
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Comparative Law

This chapter examines religion and marriage in terms of the approach of States to religious marriages and their position in civil law. It deals with the formation and recognition of religious ... More


Acquiring Character: Becoming Grown‐Up 1

Gavin Lawrence

in Moral Psychology and Human Action in Aristotle

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199546541
eISBN:
9780191728600
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546541.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

What is it to grow up, within the outlook of Aristotelian ‘practical philosophy’? Both a contrived rationalism and a false non-rationalism should be avoided. Aristotle's view in contrast is intuitive ... More


Treating Laura

Michael D. Stein and Sandro Galea

in Pained: Uncomfortable Conversations about the Public's Health

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780197510384
eISBN:
9780197510414
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510384.003.0005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter looks at how one’s health today is a product of one’s past, and the conditions of one’s upbringing. For example, a 42-year-old woman named Laura is treated for her asthma, ... More


Conclusion: rethinking residential child care

Mark Smith

in Rethinking residential child care: Positive perspectives

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349088
eISBN:
9781447303268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349088.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This book has painted an ambivalent picture of residential child care in the United Kingdom. There are many pockets of good practice, and even in the worst situations there are individual carers who ... More


Introduction: Hamka’s Cosmopolitan Reform

Khairudin Aljunied

in Hamka and Islam: Cosmopolitan Reform in the Malay World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501724565
eISBN:
9781501724589
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501724565.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter orients the reader to the importance and relevance Hamka’s ideas on reform in the study of Islam in the Malay world as well as global Islam. It provides a discussion of the book’s ... More


Self-Determination and Violence against Indigenous Women

Rauna Kuokkanen

in Restructuring Relations: Indigenous Self-Determination, Governance, and Gender

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190913281
eISBN:
9780190913311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913281.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

Indigenous feminist discourse links the realities of multilayered violence faced by Indigenous women to questions of self-determination, self-government, and the survival of Indigenous communities. ... More


Four Sons and a Daughter

Linda Stratmann

in The Marquess of Queensberry: Wilde's Nemesis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300173802
eISBN:
9780300194838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300173802.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter highlights the upbringing of Queensberry's children. As a father, Queensberry must have been a source of ambiguity and confusion to his offspring, the children who, by his own lights, ... More


Education and Apprenticeship

David Frick

in Kith, Kin, and Neighbors: Communities and Confessions in Seventeenth-Century Wilno

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451287
eISBN:
9780801467530
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451287.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the religious, cultural, and occupational aspects of upbringing, broadly construed, in seventeenth-century Wilno. One of the terms for “upbringing” generally used at the time, ... More


Anna-Antigone: Experiments in Group Upbringing

Suzanne Stewart-Steinberg

in Impious Fidelity: Anna Freud, Psychoanalysis, Politics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450341
eISBN:
9780801463334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450341.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapter explores Anna Freud's theory of sociality in the aftermath of World War II. More specifically, it considers Freud's experiments in group upbringing in the face of traumatic loss, on the ... More


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