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Accountability in EU Security and DefenceThe Law and Practice of Peacebuilding

Accountability in EU Security and Defence: The Law and Practice of Peacebuilding

Carolyn Moser

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198844815
eISBN:
9780191895654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198844815.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This book offers the first comprehensive legal analysis and empirical study of accountability concerning the EU’s peacebuilding endeavours—also referred to as civilian crisis management. Since 2003, ... More

Almost OverAlmost Over: Aging, Dying, Dead

Almost Over: Almost Over: Aging, Dying, Dead

F. M. Kamm

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190097158
eISBN:
9780190097189
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190097158.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This book is a discussion of philosophical, legal, and medical issues related to aging, dying, and death. It considers different views about whether and why death is bad for the person who dies, and ... More

Amadis in EnglishA Study in the Reading of Romance

Amadis in English: A Study in the Reading of Romance

Helen Moore

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198832423
eISBN:
9780191871030
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832423.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, European Literature

This is a book about readers: readers reading, and readers writing. They are readers of all ages and from all ages: young and old, male and female, from Europe and the Americas. The book they are ... More

Ancient Israel's Neighbors

Ancient Israel's Neighbors

Brian R. Doak

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190690595
eISBN:
9780190690632
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190690595.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The purpose of this book is to tell the story of Israel’s nearest neighbors—not only discovering what the Bible has to say about them but also what we can know from archaeology, ancient inscriptions, ... More

Animosity at BayAn Alternative History of the India-Pakistan Relationship, 1947-1952

Animosity at Bay: An Alternative History of the India-Pakistan Relationship, 1947-1952

Pallavi Raghavan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190087579
eISBN:
9780197520772
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190087579.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

In this groundbreaking book, Raghavan uses previously untapped archival sources to weave together new stories about the experiences of post-partition state-making in South Asia. Through meticulous ... More

Antonin Scalia and American ConstitutionalismThe Historical Significance of a Judicial Icon

Antonin Scalia and American Constitutionalism: The Historical Significance of a Judicial Icon

Edward A. Purcell, Jr.

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197508763
eISBN:
9780197508794
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197508763.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Legal History

Antonin Scalia and American Constitutionalism is a critical study of Justice Antonin Scalia’s jurisprudence, his work on the U.S. Supreme Court, and his significance for an understanding of American ... More

The Art of EmergencyAesthetics and Aid in African Crises

The Art of Emergency: Aesthetics and Aid in African Crises

Chérie Rivers Ndaliko and Samuel Anderson (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190692322
eISBN:
9780190692360
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190692322.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Across Africa, artists increasingly turn to NGO sponsorship in pursuit of greater influence and funding, while simultaneously NGOs—both international and local—commission arts projects to buttress ... More

Art ScentsExploring the Aesthetics of Smell and the Olfactory Arts

Art Scents: Exploring the Aesthetics of Smell and the Olfactory Arts

Larry Shiner

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190089818
eISBN:
9780190089849
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190089818.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This book offers an overview of the aesthetic and ethical issues raised by the contemporary olfactory arts, which range from gallery and museum sculptures and installations, through the enhancement ... More

Artistic Creation and Ethical Criticism

Artistic Creation and Ethical Criticism

Ted Nannicelli

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197507247
eISBN:
9780197507278
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197507247.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

Artistic Creation and Ethical Criticism advances a new, production-oriented approach to the ethical criticism of art. Its overarching arguments are these: (1) Judgments of an artwork’s ethical value ... More

Asymmetric KillingRisk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Asymmetric Killing: Risk Avoidance, Just War, and the Warrior Ethos

Neil C. Renic

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198851462
eISBN:
9780191886065
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851462.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book offers an engaging and historically informed account of the moral challenge of radically asymmetric violence—warfare conducted by one party in the near-complete absence of physical risk, ... More

Atlantic WarsFrom the Fifteenth Century to the Age of Revolution

Atlantic Wars: From the Fifteenth Century to the Age of Revolution

Geoffrey Plank

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190860455
eISBN:
9780190860486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190860455.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History, World Early Modern History

Atlantic Wars explores how warfare shaped human experience around the Atlantic from the late Middle Ages until the nineteenth century. Military concerns and initiatives drove the development of ... More

Awakening VerseThe Poetics of Early American Evangelicalism

Awakening Verse: The Poetics of Early American Evangelicalism

Wendy Raphael Roberts

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197510278
eISBN:
9780197510308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510278.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Religion and Literature

Beginning with Isaac Watts’s Horae Lyricae (1706) and concluding with the burgeoning poetic print culture of the early nineteenth century, Awakening Verse unfolds how evangelical ministers, ... More

Bach's LegacyThe Music as Heard by Later Masters

Bach's Legacy: The Music as Heard by Later Masters

Russell Stinson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190091224
eISBN:
9780190091255
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190091224.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This book examines how four of the greatest composers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries—Felix Mendelssohn, Robert Schumann, Richard Wagner, and Edward Elgar—engaged with the legacy of the ... More

Battlefields from Event to Heritage

Battlefields from Event to Heritage

John Carman and Patricia Carman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198857464
eISBN:
9780191890246
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857464.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Non-Classical

What is—or makes a place—a ‘historic battlefield’? From one perspective the answer is a simple one—it is a place where large numbers of people came together in an organized manner to fight one ... More

Bearing Witness While BlackAfrican Americans, Smartphones, and the New Protest #Journalism

Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones, and the New Protest #Journalism

Allissa V. Richardson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190935528
eISBN:
9780190935566
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190935528.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones and the New Protest #Journalism tells the story of this century’s most powerful black social movement through the eyes of 15 activists. At ... More

Black SamsonThe Untold Story of an American Icon

Black Samson: The Untold Story of an American Icon

Jeremy Schipper and Nyasha Junior

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190689780
eISBN:
9780190936853
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190689780.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The United States has never existed without a Black Samson. Before Harriet Tubman or Martin Luther King, Jr. were identified with Moses, African Americans linked those who challenged racial ... More

BlusterDonald Trump's War on Terror

Bluster: Donald Trump's War on Terror

Peter R. Neumann

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190099947
eISBN:
9780197520734
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190099947.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Donald Trump promised to defeat terrorism, but there is no easy way to make sense of his war on terror. Is it a genuine strategic shift from previous administrations? Or is it all bluster, a way to ... More

Brain Science under the SwastikaEthical Violations, Resistance, and Victimization of Neuroscientists in Nazi Europe

Brain Science under the Swastika: Ethical Violations, Resistance, and Victimization of Neuroscientists in Nazi Europe

Lawrence A. Zeidman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198728634
eISBN:
9780191882951
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198728634.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology, Social Psychology

Eighty years ago the greatest mass murder of human beings of all time occurred in Nazi occupied Europe. This began with the mass extermination of patients with neurologic and psychiatric disorders ... More

Brains Through TimeA Natural History of Vertebrates

Brains Through Time: A Natural History of Vertebrates

Georg F. Striedter and R. Glenn Northcutt

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780195125689
eISBN:
9780190081461
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195125689.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Much is conserved in vertebrate evolution, but significant changes in the nervous system occurred at the origin of vertebrates and in most of the major vertebrate lineages. This book examines these ... More

Calvin, the Bible, and History

Calvin, the Bible, and History

Barbara Pitkin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190093273
eISBN:
9780190093303
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190093273.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, History of Christianity

Calvin, the Bible, and History investigates John Calvin’s distinctive historicizing approach to scripture. The book explores how historical consciousness manifests itself in Calvin’s engagement with ... More

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