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Outside InThe Transnational Circuitry of US History

Outside In: The Transnational Circuitry of US History

Andrew Preston and Doug Rossinow (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190459840
eISBN:
9780190459888
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190459840.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, American History: 19th Century

The essays in Outside In show how Americans lived within transnational circuits featuring impacts and influences running in multiple directions. While the field of international history generally ... More

Handbook of Community-Based Participatory Research

Handbook of Community-Based Participatory Research

Steven S. Coughlin, Selina A. Smith, and Maria E. Fernandez (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190652234
eISBN:
9780190662738
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190652234.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The Handbook of Community-Based Participatory Research is an important addition to Oxford University Press’s outstanding line of books on public health and related topics because of widespread ... More

Flourishing in Emerging AdulthoodPositive Development During the Third Decade of Life

Flourishing in Emerging Adulthood: Positive Development During the Third Decade of Life

Laura M. Padilla-Walker and Larry J. Nelson (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190260637
eISBN:
9780190672737
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190260637.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

The goal of this volume is to highlight the third decade of life as one in which individuals have diverse opportunities for positive development that may set the stage for future adult development, ... More

ScripturalecticsThe Management of Meaning

Scripturalectics: The Management of Meaning

Vincent L. Wimbush

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190664701
eISBN:
9780190664725
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190664701.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This book is about the work we make texts do for us, a transdisciplinary theoretical essay in the politics of language and communication. The author engages such politics by problematizing and ... More

Not in My FamilyGerman Memory and Responsibility After the Holocaust

Not in My Family: German Memory and Responsibility After the Holocaust

Roger Frie

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199372553
eISBN:
9780190674786
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372553.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Written by the son of Germans who were children during the war, with grandparents who were participants in the war, this book uses the history of the author’s family as a guide to consider the ... More

Democracy to ComePolitics as Relational Praxis

Democracy to Come: Politics as Relational Praxis

Fred Dallmayr

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190670979
eISBN:
9780190671006
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190670979.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

The book seeks to lay the groundwork for a new conception of democracy. By contrast to traditional views which located its distinctive character simply in the expansion of the number of rulers, the ... More

The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society, 1838–1956A History

The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society, 1838–1956: A History

James Heartfield

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190491673
eISBN:
9780190662981
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190491673.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This is the first comprehensive history of the British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society (BFASS), from its founding in 1838. The Society, set up by Quaker Joseph Sturge and Lord Henry Brougham after ... More

The INS on the LineMaking Immigration Law on the US-Mexico Border, 1917-1954

The INS on the Line: Making Immigration Law on the US-Mexico Border, 1917-1954

S. Deborah Kang

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780199757435
eISBN:
9780190655259
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757435.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

For much of the twentieth century, Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) officials recognized that the US-Mexico border region was different, confronting a set of political, social, and ... More

The Ethics of TechnologyA Geometric Analysis of Five Moral Principles

The Ethics of Technology: A Geometric Analysis of Five Moral Principles

Martin Peterson

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190652265
eISBN:
9780190652296
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190652265.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This book develops an analytic ethics of technology based on a geometric account of moral principles. The author argues that geometric concepts such as points, lines, and planes are useful for ... More

Nationalism and the Multination State

Nationalism and the Multination State

Alain Dieckhoff

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190607913
eISBN:
9780190638481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190607913.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Nationalism and the Multination State defends the idea that nationhood remains a central aspect of modernity. After the breakup of the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia in the 1990s, the following decade ... More

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