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Addicted to LustPornography in the Lives of Conservative Protestants

Addicted to Lust: Pornography in the Lives of Conservative Protestants

Samuel L. Perry

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190844219
eISBN:
9780190844240
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190844219.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Few other cultural issues alarm conservative Protestant families and communities more than the seemingly ubiquitous threat of pornography. Thanks to widespread access to the internet, conservative ... More

After the VoteFeminist Politics in La Guardia's New York

After the Vote: Feminist Politics in La Guardia's New York

Elisabeth Israels Perry

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780199341849
eISBN:
9780190948542
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199341849.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

Soon after his first inauguration in 1934, New York City mayor Fiorello La Guardia began appointing women into his administration. By the end of his three terms he had installed almost a hundred ... More

Against Capital Punishment

Against Capital Punishment

Benjamin S. Yost

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190901165
eISBN:
9780190901196
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190901165.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Against Capital Punishment offers an innovative proceduralist argument against the death penalty. Worries about procedural injustice animate many popular and scholarly objections to capital ... More

Alexander the Great from Britain to Southeast AsiaPeripheral Empires in the Global Renaissance

Alexander the Great from Britain to Southeast Asia: Peripheral Empires in the Global Renaissance

Su Fang Ng

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198777687
eISBN:
9780191864803
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777687.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, World History: BCE to 500CE

No figure has had a more global impact than Alexander the Great, whose legends have encircled the globe and been translated into a dizzying multitude of languages, from Indo-European and Semitic to ... More

Arbitration CostsMyths and Realities in Investment Treaty Arbitration

Arbitration Costs: Myths and Realities in Investment Treaty Arbitration

Susan D. Franck

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190054434
eISBN:
9780190054465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190054434.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Investment treaty arbitration (sometimes called ISDS or investor-state dispute settlement) has become a flashpoint in the backlash against globalization, with costs becoming an area of core scrutiny. ... More

Aristotle on the Sources of the Ethical Life

Aristotle on the Sources of the Ethical Life

Sylvia Berryman

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198835004
eISBN:
9780191876561
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198835004.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This work challenges the common belief that Aristotle’s virtue ethics is founded on an appeal to human nature, an appeal that is thought to be intended to provide both substantive ethical advice and ... More

Art AttacksViolence and Offence-Taking in India

Art Attacks: Violence and Offence-Taking in India

Malvika Maheshwari

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780199488841
eISBN:
9780199093793
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199488841.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

Since the end of the 1980s in India, self-styled representatives of a variety of ascriptive groups (religious, caste, regional, and linguistic among others) have come to routinely damage artwork, ... More

At the Edge of ReformationIberia before the Black Death

At the Edge of Reformation: Iberia before the Black Death

Peter Linehan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198834199
eISBN:
9780191872358
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834199.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

This book springs from its author’s continuing interest in the history of Spain and Portugal—on this occasion in the first half of the fourteenth century between the recovery of each kingdom from ... More

Backgazing: Reverse Time in Modernist Culture

Backgazing: Reverse Time in Modernist Culture

Paul Giles

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198830443
eISBN:
9780191873652
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198830443.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

The focus of this book is on how time is represented in reverse forms throughout modernist literature and culture, from about 1900 until the middle years of the twentieth century. It is particularly ... More

Banned EmotionsHow Metaphors Can Shape What People Feel

Banned Emotions: How Metaphors Can Shape What People Feel

Laura Otis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190698904
eISBN:
9780190698935
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190698904.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

Who benefits, and who loses, when emotions are described in particular ways? How can metaphors such as “hold on” and “let go” affect people’s emotional experiences? Banned Emotions draws on the ... More

Becoming CreativeInsights from Musicians in a Diverse World

Becoming Creative: Insights from Musicians in a Diverse World

Juniper Hill

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780199365173
eISBN:
9780190874438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199365173.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, Psychology of Music

How are an individual’s ability and motivation to be creative shaped by the world around her? Why does creativity seem to flourish in some environments, while in others it is stifled? Many societies ... More

Between the Ottomans and the EntenteThe First World War in the Syrian and Lebanese Diaspora, 1908-1925

Between the Ottomans and the Entente: The First World War in the Syrian and Lebanese Diaspora, 1908-1925

Stacy D. Fahrenthold

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190872137
eISBN:
9780190872168
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872137.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History, World Modern History

Between the Ottomans and the Entente is the first social history of the First World War written from the perspective of the Arab diasporas in the United States, Brazil, and Argentina. The war between ... More

Beyond GreenwashExplaining Credibility in Transnational Eco-Labeling

Beyond Greenwash: Explaining Credibility in Transnational Eco-Labeling

Hamish van der Ven

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190866006
eISBN:
9780190866037
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190866006.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Environmental Politics

Modern consumers are confronted by a growing array of colorful eco-labels on everything from coffee to computers. Yet, not all of these eco-labels are trustworthy. Despite the existence of ... More

Beyond Punishment?A Normative Account of the Collateral Legal Consequences of Conviction

Beyond Punishment?: A Normative Account of the Collateral Legal Consequences of Conviction

Zachary Hoskins

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780199389230
eISBN:
9780199389254
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199389230.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

People convicted of crimes are subject to a criminal sentence, but they are also subject to a host of other legal measures: Some are denied access to jobs, housing, welfare, the vote, or other goods. ... More

Beyond the RapistTitle IX and Sexual Violence on US Campuses

Beyond the Rapist: Title IX and Sexual Violence on US Campuses

Kate Lockwood Harris

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190876920
eISBN:
9780190876968
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190876920.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In the United States, approximately one in five women experiences rape during college, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) students experience sexual violence at higher rates ... More

Bridging East and WestRabindranath Tagore and Romain Rolland Correspondence (1919-1940)

Bridging East and West: Rabindranath Tagore and Romain Rolland Correspondence (1919-1940)

Chinmoy Guha (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780199489046
eISBN:
9780199093885
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199489046.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This amazing inter-cultural correspondence (1919–1940) between two cultural icons of the twentieth century—Nobel laureates from the East and the West: the Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore (1861–1941) ... More

Bridging the GapsLinking Research to Public Debates and Policy Making on Migration and Integration

Bridging the Gaps: Linking Research to Public Debates and Policy Making on Migration and Integration

Martin Ruhs, Kristof Tamas, and Joakim Palme (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198834557
eISBN:
9780191872655
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834557.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

What is the use of research in public debates and policy-making on immigration and integration? Why are there such large gaps between migration debates and migration realities, and how can they be ... More

Buddhists, Shamans, and SovietsRituals of History in Post-Soviet Buryatia

Buddhists, Shamans, and Soviets: Rituals of History in Post-Soviet Buryatia

Justine Buck Quijada

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190916794
eISBN:
9780190916824
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916794.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism, World Religions

History in the Soviet Union was a political project. From the Soviet perspective, Buryats, an indigenous Siberian ethnic group, were a “backward” nationality that was carried along on the inexorable ... More

Calculated SurprisesA Philosophy of Computer Simulation

Calculated Surprises: A Philosophy of Computer Simulation

Johannes Lenhard

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190873288
eISBN:
9780190873318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190873288.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

In this book, Lenhard concentrates on the ways in which computers and simulation are transforming the established conception of mathematical modeling. His core thesis is that simulation modeling ... More

Capital WomenThe European Marriage Pattern, Female Empowerment and Economic Development in Western Europe 1300-1800

Capital Women: The European Marriage Pattern, Female Empowerment and Economic Development in Western Europe 1300-1800

Jan Luiten van Zanden, Sarah Carmichael, and Tine De Moor

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190847883
eISBN:
9780190847913
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190847883.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This book argues that the position of women in late medieval and early modern Europe was relatively strong. This, van Zanden, De Moor, and Carmichael argue, is evident from the fact that marriage was ... More

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