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Accountability in the Economic and Monetary UnionFoundations, Policy, and Governance

Accountability in the Economic and Monetary Union: Foundations, Policy, and Governance

Menelaos Markakis

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198845263
eISBN:
9780191880544
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845263.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This book looks at accountability in the field of Economic and Monetary Union, including the Banking Union. It looks at the emergence of a new constitutional and governance architecture in the ... More

Action and Interaction

Action and Interaction

Shaun Gallagher

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198846345
eISBN:
9780191881503
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846345.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Action and Interaction is divided into three parts. The first part focuses on the nature of action, starting with questions about action individuation, context, the notion of ?basic action? and the ... More

And God Knows the MartyrsMartyrdom and Violence in Jihadi-Salafism

And God Knows the Martyrs: Martyrdom and Violence in Jihadi-Salafism

Nathan S. French

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190092153
eISBN:
9780190092184
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190092153.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Jihadi-Salafi narratives of martyrdom-seeking operations are filled with praise for what they label the exemplary self-renunciative acts of their martyrs performed as a model of the earliest ... More

Angels of EfficiencyA Media History of Consulting

Angels of Efficiency: A Media History of Consulting

Florian Hoof

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190886363
eISBN:
9780190886400
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190886363.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Corporate consulting, a one-time seemingly marvelous mixture of bare-knuckle rationalization, esoterica, and visionary futurism, is invariably deployed when business structures threaten to lose their ... More

The Art of BecomingHow Group Improvisation Works

The Art of Becoming: How Group Improvisation Works

Raymond A. R. MacDonald and Graeme B. Wilson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190840914
eISBN:
9780190840952
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840914.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

With a focus on music, this book outlines what improvisation is and why it is an important creative and social activity. Drawing on the emerging psychological literature in this area, as well as ... More

The Arthur Crawford ScandalCorruption, Governance, and Indian Victims

The Arthur Crawford Scandal: Corruption, Governance, and Indian Victims

Michael D. Metelits

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780199498611
eISBN:
9780190991319
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199498611.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History, Political History

The Arthur Crawford Scandal explores how nineteenth century Bombay tried a British official for corruption. The presidency government persuaded Indians, government officials, to testify against the ... More

Autonomy, Rationality, and Contemporary Bioethics

Autonomy, Rationality, and Contemporary Bioethics

Jonathan Pugh

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198858584
eISBN:
9780191890741
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198858584.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Personal autonomy is often lauded as a key value in contemporary Western bioethics, and the claim that there is an important relationship between autonomy and rationality is often treated as an ... More

The Beauty of Jesus ChristFilling out a Scheme of St Augustine

The Beauty of Jesus Christ: Filling out a Scheme of St Augustine

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198853633
eISBN:
9780191888113
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853633.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Commenting on a royal wedding song in his Expositions of the Psalms, St Augustine of Hippo recognized beauty at every stage in the story of Jesus Christ—from his pre-existence ‘in heaven’, through ... More

The Beethoven SyndromeHearing Music as Autobiography

The Beethoven Syndrome: Hearing Music as Autobiography

Mark Evan Bonds

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190068479
eISBN:
9780190068509
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190068479.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The “Beethoven syndrome” is the inclination of listeners to hear music as the projection of a composer’s inner self. Beethoven’s music was a catalyst for this change, but only in retrospect, for it ... More

The Blind Storyteller

The Blind Storyteller

Iris Berent

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190061920
eISBN:
9780190061951
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190061920.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Do newborns think? Do they know that 3 is greater than 2? Do they prefer right to wrong? What about emotions? Do newborns recognize happiness or anger? If they do, then how are our inborn thoughts ... More

Breaking the Exclusion CycleHow to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Breaking the Exclusion Cycle: How to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Ana Bracic

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190050672
eISBN:
9780190050702
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050672.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Social exclusion of marginalized populations is an intractable problem of global relevance. Breaking the Exclusion Cycle develops a theory of how individual behaviors contribute to its persistence, ... More

CapitalismsTowards a Global History

Capitalisms: Towards a Global History

Kaveh Yazdani and Dilip M. Menon (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780199499717
eISBN:
9780199099269
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199499717.001.0001
Subject:
History, Economic History

Conventional accounts often conceive the genesis of capitalism in Europe within the conjunctures of agricultural, commercial, and industrial revolutions. Challenging this widely believed cliché, this ... More

A Change is Gonna ComeHow to Have Effective Political Conversations in a Divided America

A Change is Gonna Come: How to Have Effective Political Conversations in a Divided America

Brian F. Harrison

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190939557
eISBN:
9780190939588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939557.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Get your head out of your @*&. Snowflake. You’re an idiot. Stupid liberal. Ignorant conservative. It can feel good to use a disparaging name and dismiss a divergent belief or opinion but it turns ... More

Choreography InvisibleThe Disappearing Work of Dance

Choreography Invisible: The Disappearing Work of Dance

Anna Pakes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780199988211
eISBN:
9780190071448
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199988211.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

Focusing on Western theatre dance, Choreography Invisible explores the metaphysics of dances and choreographic works. It draws on a range of resources from analytic philosophy of art to develop the ... More

Constituent Power and the Law

Constituent Power and the Law

Joel Colón-Ríos

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198785989
eISBN:
9780191827693
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785989.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book examines the place of the concept of constituent power in constitutional history, focusing on the legal and institutional implications that theorists, politicians, and judges have derived ... More

Contesting ConformityDemocracy and the Paradox of Political Belonging

Contesting Conformity: Democracy and the Paradox of Political Belonging

Jennie C. Ikuta

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190087845
eISBN:
9780190087876
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190087845.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Theory

“Be yourself!” “Don’t just follow the crowd!” Such injunctions valorizing nonconformity pervade contemporary American culture. We praise individuals such as Martin Luther King Jr. and Steve Jobs who ... More

Criminalizing SexA Unified Liberal Theory

Criminalizing Sex: A Unified Liberal Theory

Stuart P. Green

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780197507483
eISBN:
9780197507513
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197507483.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Starting in the latter part of the twentieth century, the law of sexual offenses, especially in the West, began to reflect a striking divergence. On the one hand, the law became significantly more ... More

Cross-Cultural Management RevisitedA Qualitative Approach

Cross-Cultural Management Revisited: A Qualitative Approach

Philippe d'Iribarne, Sylvie Chevrier, Alain Henry, Jean-Pierre Segal, and Geneviève Tréguer-Felten

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198857471
eISBN:
9780191890253
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857471.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management, HRM / IR

The cross-cultural management literature is still dominated by the quantitative approach to cultures which made the research field popular in the early 1980’s. While the hegemony of this approach was ... More

Cultural LabourConceptualizing the 'Folk Performance' in India

Cultural Labour: Conceptualizing the 'Folk Performance' in India

Brahma Prakash

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780199490813
eISBN:
9780199095858
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199490813.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Drama, Folk Literature

Folk performances reflect the life-worlds of a vast section of subaltern communities in India. What is the philosophy that drives these performances, the vision that enables as well as enslaves these ... More

Dealing with DiversityA Study in Contemporary Liberalism

Dealing with Diversity: A Study in Contemporary Liberalism

Domenico Melidoro

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190121136
eISBN:
9780190991272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121136.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

The diversity of cultures, religions, and moral values and the ways in which liberalism deals with this plurality is the topic at the centre of this book. The author illustrates, in a critical and ... More

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