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Uncertainty in Post-Reformation CatholicismA History of Probabilism

Uncertainty in Post-Reformation Catholicism: A History of Probabilism

Stefania Tutino

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190694098
eISBN:
9780190694128
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190694098.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Philosophy of Religion

This book provides a historical account of the development and implications of early modern probabilism. First elaborated in the sixteenth century, probabilism represented a significant and ... More

A Minimal LibertarianismFree Will and the Promise of Reduction

A Minimal Libertarianism: Free Will and the Promise of Reduction

Christopher Evan Franklin

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190682781
eISBN:
9780190682811
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190682781.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

In this book Franklin develops and defends a version of event-causal libertarianism about free will and moral responsibility. This view is a combination of libertarianism—the view that humans ... More

All That JazzThe Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

Ethan Mordden

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190651794
eISBN:
9780190860929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190651794.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American, History, Western

In 1975, the Broadway musical Chicago brought together a host of memes and myths, the gleefully subversive character of American musical comedy, the reckless glamor of the big-city newspaper, the mad ... More

Irish vs. YankeesA Social History of the Boston Schools

Irish vs. Yankees: A Social History of the Boston Schools

James W. Sanders

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190681579
eISBN:
9780190681609
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190681579.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, History of Religion

As a social historian, James W. Sanders takes a new look at a critical period in the development of Boston schools. Focusing on the burgeoning Irish Catholic population and framing the discussion ... More

100 Years of the Nineteenth AmendmentAn Appraisal of Women's Political Activism

100 Years of the Nineteenth Amendment: An Appraisal of Women's Political Activism

Holly J. McCammon and Lee Ann Banaszak (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190265144
eISBN:
9780190265175
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190265144.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

100 Years of the Nineteenth Amendment looks back at the century since the amendment giving women in the United States the right to vote was ratified. The volume asks: how has women’s political ... More

Professionalizing Leadership

Professionalizing Leadership

Barbara Kellerman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190695781
eISBN:
9780190874452
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190695781.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy, Political Economy

Leadership is an occupation—not a profession. Why is this? Why have medicine and law evolved into professions that require extended periods of education, training, and development, but not ... More

MarketcraftHow Governments Make Markets Work

Marketcraft: How Governments Make Markets Work

Steven K. Vogel

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190699857
eISBN:
9780190699888
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190699857.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Modern-day markets do not arise spontaneously but are crafted by individuals, by firms, and most of all, by governments. Thus marketcraft represents a core function of government comparable to ... More

Latino and Muslim in AmericaRace, Religion, and the Making of a New Minority

Latino and Muslim in America: Race, Religion, and the Making of a New Minority

Harold D. Morales

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190852603
eISBN:
9780190852634
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190852603.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Even as many people view Latinos and Muslims as growing threats in US discourse, Latino Muslims celebrate their intersecting identities in their daily lives and in their mediated representations. The ... More

Knowing EmotionsTruthfulness and Recognition in Affective Experience

Knowing Emotions: Truthfulness and Recognition in Affective Experience

Rick Anthony Furtak

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190492045
eISBN:
9780190492069
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190492045.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Aesthetics

Emotions are not merely physiological disturbances: they are experiences through which we apprehend truths about ourselves and the world. Emotions embody an understanding that is accessible to us ... More

Just ResponsibilityA Human Rights Theory of Global Justice

Just Responsibility: A Human Rights Theory of Global Justice

Brooke A. Ackerly

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190662936
eISBN:
9780190662974
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190662936.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

When disaster strikes, what is the just thing to do? When local or global crisis threatens the human rights of large parts of humanity, what is the just thing to do? Can we respond to injustices in ... More

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