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disembedding

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

In sociology, a process associated with modernization in which social relations have become increasingly spread across time and space, associated with a decline in traditional social ties...

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disembedding

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

In sociology, a process associated with modernization in which social relations have become increasingly spread across time and space, associated with a decline in traditional social ties...

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disembedding

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 36 words.

In sociology, a process associated with *modernization in which *social relations have become increasingly spread across time and

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disembedding

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday.

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

P ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies. 37 words.

In sociology, a process associated with *modernization in which social relations have become increasingly spread across time and space,

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Romania’s Disembedded Neoliberalism

Cornel Ban.

in Ruling Ideas

August 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Economy; International Relations. 13892 words.

Romania was one of the few postcommunist countries where neoliberal ideas and policies were slow to take root soon after 1989. However, once they did, they acquired a remarkable tendency to...

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The Resilience of Disembedded Neoliberalism in Romania

Cornel Ban.

in Ruling Ideas

August 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Political Economy; International Relations. 14503 words.

The interplay between external structural constraints, domestic institutions, and domestic ideological debates explains the resilience of disembedded neoliberalism in Romania after 2008....

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embedded and disembedded

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences.

A key distinction in the formalist–substantivist debate within economic anthropology, initially proposed by Karl Polanyi. The terms describe the degree of separation of the economy from...

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embedded and disembedded

Edited by Craig Calhoun.

in Dictionary of the Social Sciences

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences. 81 words.

A key distinction in the formalist–substantivist debate within economic anthropology, initially proposed by Karl Polanyi. The terms describe the

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Disembedding the Marketplace

Corey Tazzara.

in The Free Port of Livorno and the Transformation of the Mediterranean World

October 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Social and Cultural History. 15047 words.

Chapter 5 examines the creation of the classic free port, which taxed only for commercial services. The latter half of the seventeenth century inaugurated an age of conscious...

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The Global, the Local, and the Disembedded

Chrisanthi Avgerou.

in Information Systems and Global Diversity

July 2003; p ublished online September 2007 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 11463 words.

This chapter traces the root of diversity confronting information systems innovation in the unfolding processes of globalization. It starts from the concept of globalization as the...

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Disembedding Socialist Firms as a Statist Project: Restructuring the Chinese Oil Industry, 1997–2002

Kun-Chin Lin.

in Enterprise & Society: The International Journal of Business History

March 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business History. 16056 words.

Crucial to the success of China’s transition to the market economy is the central government’s capacity for institutional innovation. Since 1997, Chinese politicians have sought to...

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Unlikely Daughters, Exemplary Mothers, and Disembedded China Men: Jade Snow Wong and Maxine Hong Kingston

Yoon Lee.

in Modern Minority

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 14096 words.

For Chinese-Americans during and after World War II, everydayness offered a means of constructing an identity that was both modern and American. Fifth Chinese Daughter exhibits a particular...

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Practical reason

Barbara Townley.

in Reason's Neglect

July 2008; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 6509 words.

This chapter argues that practical reason is the ability to retain the disembedded, embedded, and embodied dimensions of rationality and to incorporate or distil them into a unified...

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State Law without Its State

Karen Knop.

in Law without Nations

December 2010; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 14349 words.

This chapter examines the phenomenon of “disembedded state law”—that is, law that, once freed from its origins and moorings in a system of domestic-national legality, comes to experience an...

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 Methodology 1

Timothy Fitzgerald.

in Discourse on Civility and Barbarity

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 12834 words.

This chapter reviews some of the current and recent literature produced in religious studies departments and delineates the present book in relation to them. It shows how the construction...

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distanciation

Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

1. A synonym for aesthetic distance.

2. A synonym for the Brechtian alienation effect.

3. (sociology) A concept with both spatial...

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Dispersed kin

Nickie Charles, Charlotte Aull Davies and Chris Harris.

in Families in transition

July 2008; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Marriage and the Family. 8738 words.

This chapter focuses on the ways in which family practices are modified when kin are geographically dispersed. It discusses the higher value placed on individualism and what could be...

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Management Accounting Inscriptions and the Post-Industrial Experience of Organizational Control

Alnoor Bhimani.

in Management Accounting in the Digital Economy

November 2003; p ublished online August 2004 .

Chapter. Subjects: Financial Markets. 7153 words.

This chapter argues that organisational control and accounting’s role in it has become an increasingly digitised and technologically enabled process. New centres of calculation have emerged...

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Heidegger and the Prospect of a Phenomenology of Prayer

Benjamin Crowe.

in The Phenomenology of Prayer

November 2005; p ublished online March 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Religion. 6011 words.

This chapter examines the early works of philosophers Wilhelm Dilthey and Martin Heidegger and how they related to prayer. It explains how a hermeneutical approach to prayer might proceed...

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network society

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography — Media Studies.

An emerging form of society where new communications technologies have enabled social relationships to form that are no longer geographically bounded. Castells sees networks as being...

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Changing families

Nickie Charles, Charlotte Aull Davies and Chris Harris.

in Families in transition

July 2008; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Marriage and the Family. 9974 words.

This chapter describes how patterns of family formation and kin relationships have changed between 1960 and 2002, showing that there is more differentiation within families than there was...

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