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Indian Migrant OrganizationsEngagement in Education and Healthcare

Indian Migrant Organizations: Engagement in Education and Healthcare

Md Mizanur Rahman and Rakesh Ranjan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190121341
eISBN:
9780190990244
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121341.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The Indian diaspora is increasingly engaging with the homeland by forming a range of migrant organizations—organizations constituting a growing sector of non-State actors who engage with the host ... More

Words of Her OwnWomen Authors in Nineteenth-Century Bengal

Words of Her Own: Women Authors in Nineteenth-Century Bengal

Maroona Murmu

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780199498000
eISBN:
9780199098224
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199498000.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

Drawing on a spectrum of genres, such as autobiographies, diaries, didactic tracts, novels and travelogues, this book examines the sociocultural incentives that enabled the emergence of middle-class ... More

Anton Wilhelm Amo's Philosophical Dissertations on Mind and Body

Anton Wilhelm Amo's Philosophical Dissertations on Mind and Body

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780197501627
eISBN:
9780197501658
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197501627.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Anton Wilhelm Amo (c. 1703–after 1752) is the first modern African philosopher to study and teach in a European university and write in the European philosophical tradition. This book provides an ... More

Call Your "Mutha"A Deliberately Dirty-Minded Manifesto for the Earth Mother in the Anthropocene

Call Your "Mutha": A Deliberately Dirty-Minded Manifesto for the Earth Mother in the Anthropocene

Jane Caputi

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190902704
eISBN:
9780190902742
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190902704.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

The proposed new geological era, The Anthropocene (a.k.a. Age of Humans, Age of Man), marking human domination of the planet long called Mother Earth, is truly The Age of the Motherfucker. The ... More

One Small CandleThe Story of the Plymouth Puritans and the Beginning of English New England

One Small Candle: The Story of the Plymouth Puritans and the Beginning of English New England

Francis J. Bremer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197510049
eISBN:
9780197510070
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510049.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, British and Irish Early Modern History

One Small Candle tells how the religious values of the Pilgrims prompted their settlement of the Plymouth Colony and how those values influenced the political, intellectual, and cultural aspect of ... More

GriefThe Biography of a Holocaust Photograph

Grief: The Biography of a Holocaust Photograph

David Shneer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190923815
eISBN:
9780197504611
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190923815.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In January 1942, Soviet photographers came upon a scene like none they had ever documented. That day, they took pictures of the first liberation of a German mass atrocity site, where an estimated ... More

The Puzzle of Prison OrderWhy Life Behind Bars Varies Around the World

The Puzzle of Prison Order: Why Life Behind Bars Varies Around the World

David Skarbek

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190672492
eISBN:
9780190090234
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190672492.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The Puzzle of Prison Order presents a theory of why prisons and prison life vary so much. While many people think prisons are all the same—rows of cells filled with violent men who officials rule ... More

A Brief History of Āyurveda

A Brief History of Āyurveda

M. R. Raghava Varier

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190121082
eISBN:
9780190992118
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121082.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

For over two and a half millennia Āyurveda was the mainstream healthcare programme in the Indian subcontinent. However, what was once seen as indispensable, is now often officially described as ... More

Locke Among the RadicalsLiberty and Property in the Nineteenth Century

Locke Among the Radicals: Liberty and Property in the Nineteenth Century

Daniel Layman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190939076
eISBN:
9780190939106
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939076.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

During the nineteenth century, the Lockean radicals—Thomas Hodgskin, Lysander Spooner, John Bray, and Henry George—picked up the loose ends of Locke’s property theory and wove them into two competing ... More

Marx in MotionA New Materialist Marxism

Marx in Motion: A New Materialist Marxism

Thomas Nail

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780197526477
eISBN:
9780197526514
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197526477.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General, Political Philosophy

Socialism is back, and with it comes a renewed interest in Marx’s critique of capitalism. After the 2008 financial crash, international book sales of Capital exploded for the first time in decades. ... More

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