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American States of NatureThe Origins of Independence, 1761-1775

American States of Nature: The Origins of Independence, 1761-1775

Mark Somos

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190462857
eISBN:
9780190462871
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190462857.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The exact phrase, “state of nature,” was used thousands of times in the British colonies between 1630 and 1810, in juridical, theological, medical, political, economic, and other senses. From the ... More

Andy Clark and His Critics

Andy Clark and His Critics

Matteo Colombo, Elizabeth Irvine, and Mog Stapleton (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190662813
eISBN:
9780190662844
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190662813.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Andy Clark is a leading philosopher and cognitive scientist. The fruits of his work have been diverse and lasting. They have had an extraordinary impact throughout philosophy, psychology, ... More

The Anthropology of Islamic LawEducation, Ethics, and Legal Interpretation at Egypt's Al-Azhar

The Anthropology of Islamic Law: Education, Ethics, and Legal Interpretation at Egypt's Al-Azhar

Aria Nakissa

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190932886
eISBN:
9780190932916
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190932886.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This book shows how hermeneutic theory and practice theory can be brought together to analyze cultural, legal, and religious traditions. These ideas are developed through an analysis of the Islamic ... More

Antiquities Beyond Humanism

Antiquities Beyond Humanism

Emanuela Bianchi, Sara Brill, and Brooke Holmes (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198805670
eISBN:
9780191843624
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805670.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Countering an unflagging modernist infatuation with the new, Antiquities beyond Humanism maps out the ground for a richer and more sustained encounter with Greco-Roman antiquity, excavating an ... More

Aristotle and the Eleatic One

Aristotle and the Eleatic One

Timothy Clarke

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198719700
eISBN:
9780191788772
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198719700.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book examines Aristotle’s response to Eleatic monism, the theory of Parmenides of Elea and his followers that reality is ‘one’. The book argues that Aristotle interprets the Eleatics as ... More

Bangkok is RingingSound, Protest, and Constraint

Bangkok is Ringing: Sound, Protest, and Constraint

Benjamin Tausig

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190847524
eISBN:
9780190847562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190847524.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Bangkok Is Ringing is an on-the-ground sound studies analysis of the political protests that transformed Thailand in 2010–11. Bringing the reader through sixteen distinct “sonic niches” where ... More

Between Heimat and HatredJews and the Right in Germany, 1871-1935

Between Heimat and Hatred: Jews and the Right in Germany, 1871-1935

Philipp Nielsen

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190930660
eISBN:
9780190930691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190930660.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This book studies German Jews involved in ventures that were from the beginning, or became increasingly, of the Right. Jewish agricultural settlement, Jews’ participation in the so-called Defense of ... More

Boom CitiesArchitect Planners and the Politics of Radical Urban Renewal in 1960s Britain

Boom Cities: Architect Planners and the Politics of Radical Urban Renewal in 1960s Britain

Otto Saumarez Smith

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198836407
eISBN:
9780191873676
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198836407.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

Boom Cities: Architect-Planners and the Politics of Radical Urban Renewal in 1960s Britain is the first published history of the profound transformations of British city centres in the 1960s. It ... More

Can Animals Be Persons?

Can Animals Be Persons?

Mark Rowlands

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190846039
eISBN:
9780190846060
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190846039.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

According to the standard conception of persons, an individual qualifies as a person if it satisfies four conditions, broadly construed. First, the individual is conscious, in the sense that there is ... More

The Capability Approach to Labour Law

The Capability Approach to Labour Law

Brian Langille (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198836087
eISBN:
9780191873447
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198836087.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Employment Law

In this volume, leading scholars of both labour law and the Capability Approach (CA) explore the possible connections between their disciplines. Accounts of the CA—particularly those of Martha C. ... More

Capital Markets, Derivatives, and the LawPositivity and Preparation

Capital Markets, Derivatives, and the Law: Positivity and Preparation

Alan N. Rechtschaffen

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190879631
eISBN:
9780190879662
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190879631.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

The American economy looks good. This is in the wake of a decade where dramatic failures in individual markets and institutions sparked a global financial crisis resulting in political, social, and ... More

The Chinese LadyAfong Moy in Early America

The Chinese Lady: Afong Moy in Early America

Nancy E. Davis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190645236
eISBN:
9780190937270
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190645236.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Cultural History

This book encompasses the life of Afong Moy, the first known Chinese female sojourner in America. Brought to this country by American merchants in 1834, she traveled the country on bound feet as an ... More

Clients and ConstituentsPolitical Responsiveness in Patronage Democracies

Clients and Constituents: Political Responsiveness in Patronage Democracies

Jennifer Bussell

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190945398
eISBN:
9780190945435
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190945398.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This book provides a theoretical and empirical examination of constituency service in developing countries. The predominant view of distributive politics in “patronage democracies” emphasizes the ... More

Curating and Re-Curating the American Wars in Vietnam and Iraq

Curating and Re-Curating the American Wars in Vietnam and Iraq

Christine Sylvester

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190840556
eISBN:
9780190840587
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840556.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Who is an authority on the American wars in Vietnam and Iraq? The Pentagon? Leading politicians? Allies? Academic specialists? The media? American soldiers? Vietnamese and Iraqis? Protesters? ... More

Darwin's Roadmap to the CurriculumEvolutionary Studies in Higher Education

Darwin's Roadmap to the Curriculum: Evolutionary Studies in Higher Education

Glenn Geher, David Sloan Wilson, Hadassah Head, and Andrew Gallup (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190624965
eISBN:
9780190051679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190624965.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

This book integrates the vast literature in the interdisciplinary field of Evolutionary Studies (EvoS), providing clear examples of how evolutionary concepts relate to all facets of life. It provides ... More

Debussy's CriticsSound, Affect, and the Experience of Modernism

Debussy's Critics: Sound, Affect, and the Experience of Modernism

Alexandra Kieffer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190847241
eISBN:
9780190947224
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190847241.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Around the turn of the twentieth century, the work of Claude Debussy spurred a reimagining of music and musical listening in which Parisian musicians and intellectuals, informed by recent scientific ... More

Democratic PracticeOrigins of the Iberian Divide in Political Inclusion

Democratic Practice: Origins of the Iberian Divide in Political Inclusion

Robert M. Fishman

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190912871
eISBN:
9780190912918
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190912871.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This book offers a new way to conceptualize and study differences among democracies, focusing on political conduct and interaction as well as related taken-for-granted assumptions. With an empirical ... More

Dostoevsky's Crime and PunishmentPhilosophical Perspectives

Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment: Philosophical Perspectives

Robert Guay (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190464011
eISBN:
9780190464059
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190464011.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, General

In Crime and Punishment, Fyodor Dostoevsky uses the commission of a double-murder to initiate and organize a diverse set of philosophical reflections. This volume contains seven essays that approach ... More

Earned Citizenship

Earned Citizenship

Michael J. Sullivan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190918354
eISBN:
9780190918385
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190918354.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

Earned Citizenship is an intervention in the U.S. immigration reform debate that advances the proposition that long-term, unauthorized immigrant U.S. residents should be able to earn legalization and ... More

The EnterprisersThe Politics of School in Early Modern Russia

The Enterprisers: The Politics of School in Early Modern Russia

Igor Fedyukin

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190845001
eISBN:
9780190845032
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190845001.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

The Enterprisers traces the emergence of “modern” school in Russia during the reigns of Peter I and his immediate successors, up to the accession of Catherine II. The efforts to “educate” Russia ... More

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