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Fear Pitch

Ignacio Palacios-Huerta

in Beautiful Game Theory: How Soccer Can Help Economics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691144023
eISBN:
9781400850310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691144023.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

This chapter compares the behavior of fans before and after games who were subject to acts of hooliganism, vandalism, or criminal damage, including those who experienced disturbances and violent ... More


Nudes and Nazis; or, Surveying Sex through Violence in Museums

Jennifer Tyburczy

in Sex Museums: The Politics and Performance of Display

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226315102
eISBN:
9780226315386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226315386.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

Chapter two constitutes a form of discursive display to explore, in experimental fashion, nineteenth- and twentieth-century museums as sites for visualizing perversity through the exhibitionary logic ... More


A Stricken Place: The Condition of American Public Television

Michael Tracey

in The Decline and Fall of Public Service Broadcasting

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159254
eISBN:
9780191673573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159254.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

American public television approached 1995 in the knowledge that the Republican Party now controlled Congress and, in the shape of Representative Newt Gingrich, would be asking some difficult ... More


William Dowsing, the Bureaucratic Puritan

JOHN MORRILL

in Public Duty and Private Conscience in Seventeenth-Century England: Essays Presented to G.E. Aylmer

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202295
eISBN:
9780191675270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202295.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

John Morrill, the author of this chapter, seeks both to find new ways of analysing William Dowsing's journal and to reconstruct something of the social milieu and mental world of a stolid fanatic. He ... More


The Downfall of Cheapside Cross: Vandalism, Ridicule, and Iconoclasm

David. Cressy

in Travesties and Transgressions in Tudor and Stuart England: Tales of Discord and Dissension

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198207818
eISBN:
9780191677809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207818.003.0015
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter reviews a spate of physical assaults on one of London's most venerable civic monuments, the Cheapside Cross. It combines satiric and religious pamphlets from the early 1640s with earlier ... More


The Night Watchman

Marina Belozerskaya

in Medusa’s Gaze: The Extraordinary Journey of the Tazza Farnese

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199739318
eISBN:
9780199979356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199739318.003.0009
Subject:
Classical Studies, History of Art: pre-history, BCE to 500CE, ancient and classical, Byzantine

In the course of the 20th century the Tazza was twice a target of assault, the second of which broke the nearly-perfectly preserved bowl into shards. The story of this attack is told here for the ... More


“You Get the Kind of Freedom You Fight For”

Shawn Francis Peters

in The Catonsville Nine: An American Story

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199827855
eISBN:
9780199950140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199827855.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Philip Berrigan was drawn to the idea of storming draft boards after he attended an antiwar conference at the University of Chicago. There was much talk at the conference about impeding the war ... More


The Busing Crisis

Tracy E. K’Meyer

in Civil Rights in the Gateway to the South: Louisville, Kentucky, 1945-1980

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125398
eISBN:
9780813135274
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125398.003.0009
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter discusses the busing crisis created by the antibusing movement which produced an outburst of prointegration and antiracist activity on the part of traditional civil rights leaders, ... More


Current Risk Factors

Kent Weeks and Nigel Hetherington

in The Valley of the Kings: A Site Management Handbook

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9789774166082
eISBN:
9781617975493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166082.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Archaeological Methodology and Techniques

Two kinds of risk factors affect the Theban monuments. Elements of the natural environment that cause damage include geology, topography, climate, flooding, and local flora and fauna. Manmade risk ... More


Alienation, Marginalization, and Incivility

Peter Demerath

in Producing Success: The Culture of Personal Advancement in an American High School

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226142395
eISBN:
9780226142425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226142425.003.0008
Subject:
Education, Secondary Education

This chapter focuses on the condition of the students who seemed to suffer within the Burnham school climate, which was oriented so strongly around individual competition—average- and low-achieving ... More


Radicalization and Crisis of the Post-War Landscape Settlement

Mathew Thomson

in Lost Freedom: The Landscape of the Child and the British Post-War Settlement

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677481
eISBN:
9780191757006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677481.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

This chapter focuses on the 1970s and issues of environmental education, the children’s liberation movement, the politics of play, and the rethinking of vandalism within radical criminology. It shows ... More


Garden Suburb Challenged: Eltham

Peter Hall

in London voices, London lives: Tales from a working capital

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349842
eISBN:
9781447302711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349842.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter discusses Eltham, an interwar suburb that sprawls along and between outer London's bypass roads. Eltham is unusual in two ways. First, much of it consists of rented public housing or at ... More


Marching on to Savannah, September–December 1864

Brian Holden Reid

in The Scourge of War: The Life of William Tecumseh Sherman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780195392739
eISBN:
9780190079161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195392739.003.0014
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter studies the taking of Savannah in 1864. William T. Sherman, the author of the most famous and reviled of American campaigns, here relied entirely on himself. The scheme had been his, he ... More


Economic Violence

Mona Lena Krook

in Violence against Women in Politics

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190088460
eISBN:
9780190088507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190088460.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 15 provides an overview of economic forms of violence against women in politics. Economic violence employs economic hardship and deprivation as a means of control, most often by destroying a ... More


Gangs and Anti-Social Behaviour

in The Liverpool Underworld: Crime in the City, 1750-1900

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316999
eISBN:
9781846317064
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317064.019
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter explores the history of gangs and anti–social behaviour in Liverpool during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. It suggests that present–day concerns about anti–social behaviour go ... More


Cyber (In)security: Threat Assessment in the Cyber Domain

George Lucas

in Ethics and Cyber Warfare: The Quest for Responsible Security in the Age of Digital Warfare

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190276522
eISBN:
9780190276553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190276522.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

Chapter 1 outlines the ontology of cyberspace, and how objects, events, and operations transpiring in that domain differ from those in the familiar domains of land, sea, air, and space. It summarizes ... More


Policy Question: How Can Quality Be Ensured in an Open System Like Wikipedia?

Kieron O’Hara

in Four Internets: Data, Geopolitics, and the Governance of Cyberspace

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197523681
eISBN:
9780197523711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197523681.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the policy question of how to assure quality in an open system, using the crowdsourced online encyclopaedia Wikipedia as a case study. The history of Wikipedia’s development out ... More


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