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Being and Motion

Being and Motion

Thomas Nail

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190908904
eISBN:
9780190908942
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190908904.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

Being and Motion offers an original philosophical ontology of movement. The history of philosophy has systematically explained movement as derived from something else that does not move: space, ... More

Chains of PersuasionA Framework for Religion in Democracy

Chains of Persuasion: A Framework for Religion in Democracy

Benjamin R. Hertzberg

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190883041
eISBN:
9780190883072
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190883041.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

Democratic citizens around the world appeal to religious arguments, ideals, identities, and institutions in their political activism. And yet predominant theoretical accounts of liberal democracy ... More

Conspiracy Theories and the People Who Believe Them

Conspiracy Theories and the People Who Believe Them

Joseph E. Uscinski (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190844073
eISBN:
9780190909611
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190844073.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

Conspiracy theories are not fringe ideas, tucked away in society’s dark corners. Conspiracy theories are everywhere, and like other ideas they have consequences. When people believe conspiracy ... More

Democracy InsideParticipatory Innovation in Unlikely Places

Democracy Inside: Participatory Innovation in Unlikely Places

Albert W. Dzur

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190658663
eISBN:
9780190919214
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190658663.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

This book develops a grounded theory of democratic change, citizen agency, and institutions as fields of action. Across the United States democratic professionals are creating innovative ... More

The Global Rise of Social Cash TransfersHow States and International Organizations Constructed a New Instrument for Combating Poverty

The Global Rise of Social Cash Transfers: How States and International Organizations Constructed a New Instrument for Combating Poverty

Lutz Leisering

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198754336
eISBN:
9780191815997
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198754336.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948) proclaimed the equality of all human beings in dignity and rights. The right to social security, however, has been taken more seriously only since the ... More

The Government-Industrial ComplexThe True Size of the Federal Government, 1984-2018

The Government-Industrial Complex: The True Size of the Federal Government, 1984-2018

Paul C. Light

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190851798
eISBN:
9780190909598
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190851798.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The Government-Industrial Complex explores the recent history and impact of the federal government’s blended workforce of federal, contract, and grant employees. Drawing upon Dwight D. Eisenhower’s ... More

Human Dignity and Human Rights

Human Dignity and Human Rights

Pablo Gilabert

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198827221
eISBN:
9780191866104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827221.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Human dignity: social movements invoke it, several national constitutions enshrine it, and it features prominently in international human rights documents. But what is it, and why is it important? ... More

Interpretive Social ScienceAn Anti-Naturalist Approach

Interpretive Social Science: An Anti-Naturalist Approach

Mark Bevir and Jason Blakely

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198832942
eISBN:
9780191871344
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832942.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book offers a comprehensive case for an “interpretive” or hermeneutic approach to the social sciences. Interpretive approaches are a major growth area in the social sciences because they offer a ... More

Liberalism and Democracy in Myanmar

Liberalism and Democracy in Myanmar

Roman David and Ian Holliday

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198809609
eISBN:
9780191846885
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809609.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Historic Myanmar elections in November 2015 paved the way for an NLD government led by Aung San Suu Kyi to take office in March 2016, and saw the country deepen its graduated transition away from ... More

Parliaments in TimeThe Evolution of Legislative Democracy in Western Europe, 1866-2015

Parliaments in Time: The Evolution of Legislative Democracy in Western Europe, 1866-2015

Michael Koß

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198766919
eISBN:
9780191821158
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198766919.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book sheds light on the institutional development of four (emerging) Western European parliaments. Parliaments in Western Europe are noteworthy for several reasons. Their institutional designs ... More

Specters of BelongingThe Political Life Cycle of Mexican Migrants

Specters of Belonging: The Political Life Cycle of Mexican Migrants

Adrián Félix

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190879365
eISBN:
9780190932084
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879365.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

In the context of research on the “thickening” of borders, Specters of Belonging raises the related question: How does transnational citizenship thicken across the political life cycle of Mexican ... More

The State and Civil SocietyRegulating Interest Groups, Parties, and Public Benefit Organizations in Contemporary Democracies

The State and Civil Society: Regulating Interest Groups, Parties, and Public Benefit Organizations in Contemporary Democracies

Nicole Bolleyer

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198758587
eISBN:
9780191818509
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198758587.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

State regulation of civil society organizations such as interest groups, parties, and public benefit organizations is expanding yet widely contested, often portrayed as illegitimate intrusion. ... More

The Transnationalized Social QuestionMigration and the Politics of Social Inequalities in the Twenty-First Century

The Transnationalized Social Question: Migration and the Politics of Social Inequalities in the Twenty-First Century

Thomas Faist

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780199249015
eISBN:
9780191872334
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199249015.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

The social question is back. Yet today’s social question is not primarily between labour and capital, as it was in the nineteenth century and throughout much of the twentieth. While class has always ... More

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