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Below the RadarHow Silence Can Save Civil Rights

Below the Radar: How Silence Can Save Civil Rights

Alison L. Gash

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780190201159
eISBN:
9780190235550
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190201159.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Scholars and pundits have come to expect backlash to civil rights battles, especially when courts are involved. From white backlash to Roe rage, American history is replete with stories of unpopular ... More

Bentham's PrisonA Study of the Panopticon Penitentiary

Bentham's Prison: A Study of the Panopticon Penitentiary

Janet Semple

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273875
eISBN:
9780191684074
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273875.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

At the end of the 18th century, Jeremy Bentham devised a scheme for a prison that he called the panopticon. It soon became an obsession. For twenty years he tried to build it; in the end he failed, ... More

Between Anarchy and SocietyTrusteeship and the Obligations of Power

Between Anarchy and Society: Trusteeship and the Obligations of Power

William Bain

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199260263
eISBN:
9780191600975
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199260265.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The international administration of troubled states—whether in Bosnia, Kosovo, or East Timor—has seen a return to the principle of trusteeship: i.e. situations in which some form of international ... More

Between Samaritans and StatesThe Political Ethics of Humanitarian INGOs

Between Samaritans and States: The Political Ethics of Humanitarian INGOs

Jennifer Rubenstein

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199684106
eISBN:
9780191764660
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684106.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

Large-scale, Western-based humanitarian INGOs, such as Oxfam and Doctors Without Borders, are often either celebrated as “do-gooding machines” or maligned as incompetents “on the road to hell.” ... More

Between War and PoliticsInternational Relations and the Thought of Hannah Arendt

Between War and Politics: International Relations and the Thought of Hannah Arendt

Patricia Owens

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199299362
eISBN:
9780191715051
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299362.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

This book studies war in the thought of one of the 20th-century's most important and original political thinkers, Hannah Arendt. Hannah Arendt's writing was fundamentally rooted in her understanding ... More

Beyond Party MembersChanging Approaches to Partisan Mobilization

Beyond Party Members: Changing Approaches to Partisan Mobilization

Susan Scarrow

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199661862
eISBN:
9780191748332
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199661862.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

For more than a century members of political parties have played a central role in many parliamentary democracies, helping parties to mobilize voters, and visibly linking party leaders with their ... More

Beyond the Arab SpringThe Evolving Ruling Bargain in the Middle East

Beyond the Arab Spring: The Evolving Ruling Bargain in the Middle East

Mehran Kamrava (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199384419
eISBN:
9780190235666
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199384419.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The 2011 Arab uprisings represented the collapse of old ruling bargains across the Arab world and the manifestation of demands for new premises of rule. The book is divided into two parts. The first ... More

Beyond the CrisisThe Governance of Europe's Economic, Political and Legal Transformation

Beyond the Crisis: The Governance of Europe's Economic, Political and Legal Transformation

Mark Dawson, Henrik Enderlein, and Christian Joerges (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198752868
eISBN:
9780191814297
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752868.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In the wake of the eurozone crisis, the European Union has been transformed in many ways. Is it now on the right track? The euro crisis, the steps taken to manage it, and the resulting ... More

Beyond the Regulatory Polity?The European Integration of Core State Powers

Beyond the Regulatory Polity?: The European Integration of Core State Powers

Philipp Genschel and Markus Jachtenfuchs (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199662821
eISBN:
9780191756016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662821.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Most EU-scholars conceive of the EU as a multilevel polity with strong powers to regulate economic policy externalities among the member states but little power to intervene in, let alone assume, ... More

The Biopolitics of Gender

The Biopolitics of Gender

Jemima Repo

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780190256913
eISBN:
9780190256937
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190256913.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book provides a new and distinct approach to gender through the frameworks of biopolitics and genealogy, theorizing it as a historically specific apparatus of biopower. Through the use of a ... More

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