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The Procedure of the UN Security Council

Sydney D. Bailey and Sam Daws

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198280736
eISBN:
9780191598746
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198280734.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The Procedure of the UN Security Council is the definitive book of its kind and has been widely used by UN practitioners and scholars for over twenty years. This new revised and ... More


The Swedish Permanent Representation to the EU: Melding National and Collective Interests

Sonia Mazey

in The National Co-ordination of EU Policy: The European Level

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199248056
eISBN:
9780191601545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248052.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The chapter is divided into two main parts, with the first part of the discussion providing the contextual backdrop to the detailed study of the Swedish permanent representation that follows. The ... More


National Co‐ordination in Brussels: The Role of Ireland's Permanent Representation

Brigid Laffan

in The National Co-ordination of EU Policy: The European Level

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199248056
eISBN:
9780191601545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248052.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This final country study describes how limited material resources impose severe constraints on the coverage of action and the type of activities that can be pursued by Ireland at the European level. ... More


Permanent Challenges? Representing Greece in Brussels

Calliope Spanou

in The National Co-ordination of EU Policy: The European Level

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199248056
eISBN:
9780191601545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248052.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This account of the Greek permanent representation at Brussels starts by describing the Greek administrative system as characterized by sectorization and fragmentation, low co-ordination, ... More


The Portuguese Permanent Representation in Brussels: The Institutionalization of a Simple System

José M. Magone

in The National Co-ordination of EU Policy: The European Level

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199248056
eISBN:
9780191601545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248052.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The Portuguese permanent representation is regarded as an important part of the national system for EU policy co-ordination, and the Portuguese administration tends to send its best officials to the ... More


Dual Loyalties: The Boundary Role of the Dutch Permanent Representation to the EU

Ben Soetendorp and Rudy B. Andeweg

in The National Co-ordination of EU Policy: The European Level

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199248056
eISBN:
9780191601545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248052.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter on the Dutch permanent representation at Brussels sets out to test the claim that national idiosyncrasies are the key to understanding the functioning of the permanent representations of ... More


Bernstein's Mass

Maurice Peress

in Dvorák to Duke Ellington: A Conductor Rediscovers America's Music and Its African-American Roots

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195098228
eISBN:
9780199869817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195098228.003.0015
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter gives the story of the world premiere of Leonard Bernstein's Mass: A Theater Piece For Singers, Players and Dancers, conducted at the opening night of the John F. Kennedy Center for the ... More


European Political Co-operation Comes of Age (1978–1981)

Simon J. Nuttall

in European Political Co-operation

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273189
eISBN:
9780191684005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273189.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter discusses the maturation of the European Political Co-operation (EPC) during the period from 1978–1981. It is widely held that after 1977 the EPC had reached a plateau and for two years ... More


The Council: from Law-making to Policy Coordination

Uwe Puetter

in The European Council and the Council: New intergovernmentalism and institutional change

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780198716242
eISBN:
9780191784903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716242.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The most senior Council configurations—the Economic and Financial Affairs Council and the Foreign Affairs Council—as well as the Eurogroup, are charged with policy coordination rather than with ... More


The Making of Percy's Reliques

Nick Groom

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198184591
eISBN:
9780191674310
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198184591.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Thomas Percy's Reliques of Ancient English Poetry (1765) is one of the founding texts of English literature, an epoch-making collection of historical and lyrical ballads that defined the canon of ... More


The European Council: the New Centre of Political Gravity

Uwe Puetter

in The European Council and the Council: New intergovernmentalism and institutional change

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780198716242
eISBN:
9780191784903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716242.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The European Council has emerged as the new centre of political gravity in European Union policy-making. While the institution’s role in adopting history-making decisions on EU development is well ... More


The Working Methods of Hugo Grotius: Which Sources Did He Use and How Did He Use Them in His Early Writings on Natural Law Theory?

Martine J van Ittersum

in Reassessing Legal Humanism and its Claims: Petere Fontes?

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781474408851
eISBN:
9781474418522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474408851.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This essay chapter analyses the working methods of the Dutch jurist Hugo Grotius (1583-1645), particularly his use and referencing of ‘sources’ in his early works on natural law and natural rights. ... More


The agenda

Uwe Puetter

in The Eurogroup: How a Secretive Circle of Finance Ministers Shape European Economic Governance

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719074035
eISBN:
9781781701553
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719074035.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter portrays the Eurogroup's informal working method in action. It presents an overview of the recurrent items on the Eurogroup's agenda, showing how informal governance responds to quite ... More


Concluding Reflections

Loraine Sievers and Sam Daws

in The Procedure of the UN Security Council

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199685295
eISBN:
9780191803741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199685295.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines various issues that have arisen in connection with various proposals to reform the UN Security Council, along with their impact on the Council’s procedures. It begins by ... More


Introduction

R. Barton Palmer and Murray Pomerance

in George Cukor: Hollywood Master

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748693566
eISBN:
9781474416023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748693566.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This introductory chapter provides a background into the life and work of film director George Cukor, contextualizing his career within a time of radical transition as Hollywood turned to sound ... More


Introduction

James Gow and Benedict Wilkinson

in The Art of Creating Power: Freedman on Strategy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190851163
eISBN:
9780190872601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190851163.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Freedman is a figure of significant distinction; who has had real world influence, yet whose theoretical depth and development has been largely overlooked. Is there anything distinctive in Freedman’s ... More


Taxonomy of Nonhuman Relatives

Nurit Bird-David

in Us, Relatives: Scaling and Plural Life in a Forager World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780520293403
eISBN:
9780520966680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293403.003.0009
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This interlude reflects on the anthropologist’s effort to collect information about the fauna and flora utilized by forager-cultivator people. It relates the author’s experience of foragers’ ... More


The poet as jackdaw, and the role of anachronisms1

Nicholas Horsfall

in The Epic Distilled: Studies in the Composition of the Aeneid

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198758877
eISBN:
9780191818691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198758877.003.0009
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter discusses Virgilian anachronisms, in order to clarify the poet’s sense of the relations between Augustan present and heroic past. The anachronism is normally a useful instrument, not a ... More


Regards sur la Cour permanente de justice internationale*

Philippe Couvreur

in THE GLOBAL COMMUNITY YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AND JURISPRUDENCE: Global Trends: Law, Policy & Justice Essays in Honour of Professor Giuliana Ziccardi Capaldo

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199332304
eISBN:
9780190259815
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199332304.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter pays tribute to Professor Ziccardi Capaldo as a keen observer of the activities of the ICJ and creator of the “Repertory of Decisions of the International Court of Justice”, a remarkable ... More


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