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Affective PublicsSentiment, Technology, and Politics

Affective Publics: Sentiment, Technology, and Politics

Zizi Papacharissi

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199999736
eISBN:
9780190213329
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199999736.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

The past few decades have witnessed the growth of movements that use digital means to connect with broader publics and express their point of view. Social media facilitate feelings of engagement, in ... More

Black Natural Law

Black Natural Law

Vincent W. Lloyd

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199362189
eISBN:
9780190610593
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362189.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

Black Natural Law offers a new way of understanding the African American political tradition. By telling the stories of Frederick Douglass, Anna Julia Cooper, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Martin Luther King ... More

The Color of Our ShameRace and Justice in Our Time

The Color of Our Shame: Race and Justice in Our Time

Christopher J. Lebron

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199936342
eISBN:
9780199345823
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936342.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, American Politics

The Color of Our Shame: Race and Justice in Our Time asks a basic yet urgent question: How can we explain systemic racial inequality in an era of formal equality under liberal democratic norms? It ... More

Damn Great Empires!William James and the Politics of Pragmatism

Damn Great Empires!: William James and the Politics of Pragmatism

Alexander Livingston

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190237158
eISBN:
9780190237189
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190237158.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, American Politics

Damn Great Empires! provides a new perspective on the works of William James by placing his encounter with American imperialism at the center of his philosophical vision. This book reconstructs his ... More

Democracy against Domination

Democracy against Domination

K. Sabeel Rahman

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190468538
eISBN:
9780190626419
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190468538.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, American Politics

The modern economy poses a challenge to democratic ideals. Market forces and corporate power undermine the prospects for economic well-being, while seeming to exist beyond the capacities of ordinary ... More

Democratic Theory and Mass Incarceration

Democratic Theory and Mass Incarceration

Albert Dzur, Ian Loader, and Richard Sparks (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190243098
eISBN:
9780190243104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190243098.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, American Politics

The United States leads the world in incarceration and United Kingdom jurisdictions are persistently among the European countries with the highest per capita rates of imprisonment. Yet despite its ... More

Does Torture Work?

Does Torture Work?

John W. Schiemann

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780190262365
eISBN:
9780190262396
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262365.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

This book examines whether interrogational torture is effective in obtaining valuable information and at what cost in terms of torture’s brutality and frequency. Interrogational torture’s ... More

Excluded WithinThe (Un)Intelligibility of Radical Political Actors

Excluded Within: The (Un)Intelligibility of Radical Political Actors

Sina Kramer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190625986
eISBN:
9780190626006
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190625986.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

Why are some claims seen or heard as political claims, while others are not? Why are some people not seen or heard as political agents? And how does their political unintelligibility shape political ... More

Governing AnimalsAnimal Welfare and the Liberal State

Governing Animals: Animal Welfare and the Liberal State

Kimberly K. Smith

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199895755
eISBN:
9780199950522
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199895755.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, American Politics

What is the role of government in protecting animal welfare? What principles should policy makers draw on as they try to balance animal welfare against human liberty? Much has been written in recent ... More

Guided by the MountainsNavajo Political Philosophy and Governance

Guided by the Mountains: Navajo Political Philosophy and Governance

Michael Lerma

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190639853
eISBN:
9780190639884
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190639853.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, American Politics

What do traditional Diné institutions of governance offer to our understanding of the contemporary challenges faced by the Navajo Nation today and tomorrow? The research is part history and part ... More

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