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Computational Models of ReadingA Handbook

Computational Models of Reading: A Handbook

Erik D. Reichle

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780195370669
eISBN:
9780190853822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195370669.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This book describes computational models of reading, or models that simulate and explain the mental processes that support the reading of text. The book provides introductory chapters on both reading ... More

The Wretched AtomAmerica's Global Gamble with Peaceful Nuclear Technology

The Wretched Atom: America's Global Gamble with Peaceful Nuclear Technology

Jacob Darwin Hamblin

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197526903
eISBN:
9780197526934
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197526903.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History, World Modern History

After the Second World War, the United States offered a new kind of atom that differed from the bombs that destroyed Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This atom would cure diseases, produce new foods, make ... More

Font of Pardon and New LifeJohn Calvin and the Efficacy of Baptism

Font of Pardon and New Life: John Calvin and the Efficacy of Baptism

Lyle D. Bierma

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780197553879
eISBN:
9780197553909
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197553879.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This book is a study of the historical development and impact of John Calvin’s doctrine of baptismal efficacy. The primary questions it addresses are (1) whether Calvin taught an “instrumental” ... More

The Good KillJust War and Moral Injury

The Good Kill: Just War and Moral Injury

Marc LiVecche

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197515808
eISBN:
9780197515839
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197515808.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

The Good Kill examines killing in war in its moral and normative dimension. It argues against the commonplace belief, often tacitly held if not consciously asserted, among academics, the general ... More

Our Brains at WarThe Neuroscience of Conflict and Peacebuilding

Our Brains at War: The Neuroscience of Conflict and Peacebuilding

Mari Fitzduff

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197512654
eISBN:
9780197512685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197512654.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Our Brains at War: The Neuroscience of Conflict and Peacebuilding suggests that we need radical change in how we think about war, leadership, and politics. Most of us, including most political ... More

CrackupThe Republican Implosion and the Future of Presidential Politics

Crackup: The Republican Implosion and the Future of Presidential Politics

Samuel L. Popkin

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190913823
eISBN:
9780197520307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913823.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Crackup: The Republican Implosion and the Future of Presidential Politics explains how changes in campaign finance laws and the proliferation of mass media fractured the Republican Party into ... More

Fortress Dark and SternThe Soviet Home Front during World War II

Fortress Dark and Stern: The Soviet Home Front during World War II

Wendy Z. Goldman and Donald Filtzer

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190618414
eISBN:
9780190092672
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190618414.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History, World Modern History

The book tells the story, largely unknown to Western readers, of the Soviet home front during World War II. After Hitler’s invasion in 1941, German troops conquered the heartland of Soviet industry ... More

Newspaper ConfessionsA History of Advice Columns in a Pre-Internet Age

Newspaper Confessions: A History of Advice Columns in a Pre-Internet Age

Julie Golia

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197527788
eISBN:
9780197527818
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197527788.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Cultural History

Newspaper Confessions chronicles the history of the newspaper advice column, a genre that has shaped Americans’ relationships with media, their experiences with popular therapy, and their virtual ... More

Remaking Families in Contemporary China

Remaking Families in Contemporary China

Xiaoying Qi

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197510988
eISBN:
9780197511015
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510988.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Marriage and the Family

The book examines a number of emerging family-relations practices engaged in contemporary China. In doing so, it draws attention to new patterns of behavior and expectations related to transformation ... More

Lethal Autonomous WeaponsRe-Examining the Law and Ethics of Robotic Warfare

Lethal Autonomous Weapons: Re-Examining the Law and Ethics of Robotic Warfare

Jai Galliott, Duncan MacIntosh, and Jens David Ohlin (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197546048
eISBN:
9780197546079
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197546048.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The question of whether new rules or regulations are required to govern, restrict, or even prohibit the use of autonomous weapons systems has been the subject of debate for the better part of a ... More

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