in Environmental Law: A Very Short Introduction
October 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: International Environmental Law. 1155 words.
We live in precarious times. The environmental problems of the Anthropocene are products of our interconnectedness. ‘Lessons’ explains that it is important to understand what environmental...
in Democracy in the Making
February 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Social Movements and Social Change. 2977 words.
This chapter draws lessons for scholars and activists. It elaborates the otherwise-obscure democratic impulses that are made visible by looking closely at emerging grassroots activism, such...
in The Next Frontier
May 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .
Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 18226 words.
This chapter makes the case for a regional focus by reviewing the materials in the preceding chapters for insights from Asia about capital punishment in the world in the 21st century. The...
in Object Lessons
October 2018; p ublished online August 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: History of the Americas; Social and Cultural History. 11977 words.
Chapter 3 considers different variations of object lessons, particularly object lessons on pictures and lessons that address the relationships between objects and pictures in the classroom....
in Indigenous Women and Work
October 2012; p ublished online April 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 1418 words.
This chapter presents a short fictional story, “Beading Lesson” by Beth Piatote, which features an aunt's tutorial. The story helps reinforce the theoretical threads about the legibility,...
in Grove Music Online
January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 701 words.
A term originally used in England to denote an exercise in performance or composition but eventually extended to cover almost the entire field of domestic keyboard music as well as some...
October 2018; p ublished online August 2018 .
Book. Subjects: History of the Americas; Social and Cultural History. 216 pages.
Object Lessons: How Nineteenth-Century Americans Learned to Make Sense of the Material World examines the ways material things—objects and pictures—were used to reason about...
in A Twenty-First Century Approach to Community Change
July 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Organizations. 6094 words.
Abstract: Chapter 12 is organized very differently from earlier chapters in this volume. It contains a list of lessons learned from those associated with the University of Michigan School...
in Can Microfinance Work?
February 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Economic Development and Growth. 6265 words.
Chapter 10 considers the wider lessons microcredit can offer antipoverty development efforts generally, and lessons microcredit can take from development theory. It outlines the dangers of...
October 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .
Book. Subjects: Asian History. 449 pages.
Terrestrial Lessons is an unconventional history of a commonplace object we moderns have likely encountered at some point of time in our lives, especially as school-going children. For the...
in A Step-By-Step Guide for Coaching Classroom Teachers in Evidence-Based Interventions
March 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: School Psychology. 23914 words.
In this chapter, lessons learned from the PATHS to PAX coaches are described based on their real-life experiences consulting with classroom teachers in Baltimore City. The coaches provide...
July 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .
Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 207 pages.
Literary critics have taken the realist novel’s claim to referentiality for granted, and have treated the act of referring as an unanalyzable simple, and the characters and things that are...
in Negotiating in Civil Conflict
November 2013; p ublished online May 2014 .
Chapter. Subjects: International Relations. 3024 words.
This chapter summarizes some of the principal themes of the book. It points out that to the extent that constitutional drafters truly see their role as being generational and...
in The Digital Street
November 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies; Sociology. 2241 words.
This final chapter returns to the core argument given the fieldwork presented. It is made clear from the case of the digital street that the experience of an urban neighborhood gets...
in Value–Based Management with Corporate Social Responsibility
October 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .
Chapter. Subjects: Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. 4163 words.
This chapter presents lessons learned from the experiences of VBM firms. The objective of VBM is a cultural change that involves modifying behavior to align the interests of a firm's...