in The Oxford Companion to Medicine
January 2001; p ublished online January 2006 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 3535 words.
The Greeks and Romans established foundations and they have existed since the Middle Ages in Europe and the Arab world.
in Applied ethics and social problems
June 2008; p ublished online March 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Social Theory. 7838 words.
This chapter focuses on discussing the foundations of moral philosophy by exploring three possible foundations that seem to exhaust the field of inquiry: the religious, the natural and the...
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May 2003; p ublished online September 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Moral Philosophy. 7888 words.
Having acknowledged the threat of relativism, nihilism, and scepticism, ‘Foundations’ asks: Is there such a thing as moral knowledge? Is there moral progress? These questions are not...
in EU Administrative Law
September 2006; p ublished online March 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: EU Law. 8646 words.
This chapter focuses on the foundations of judicial review in the European Union (EU). It begins by discussing the justification for ...
in The Refracted Muse
August 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: History of Science and Technology. 9109 words.
“Foundations” concentrates on the years in which Spanish fiction begins absorbing new ideas, dialogue with foreign titles, and understanding the uses of new measuring instruments as they...
in Trusts & Equity
March 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Trusts Law. 17010 words.
This chapter focuses on the historical and conceptual foundations of trusts and equity, first examining the history of the relationship between law and equity, including the historical...
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in Encyclopedia of Social Work
January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 2054 words.
Foundations are private institutions for public benefit. With a long history that reaches back to antiquity, foundations are experiencing a