in Resistance and Psychoanalysis
November 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Mind. 6614 words.
This chapter examines phobia as a question of psychoanalysis itself, a means to assess its complex and problematic conditions of possibility. In 1929, Alfred Adler produced a case study of...
in Lady in the Dark
April 2014; p ublished online November 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: Film. 3344 words.
This chapter describes Iris Barry's first few years in Depression-era New York. These were desperate, hand-to-mouth years. Burdened by debts left behind, the obligation to send money to her...
December 2014; p ublished online May 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: Gender and Sexuality. 12936 words.
Authored by Iain Morland, this chapter explains John Money’s unique impact on the medical treatment of intersex by situating his work in relation to twentieth-century discourses of...
in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 444 words.
(Jacob Henri Berend)
(b Amersfoort, Oct 24, 1897; d Amsterdam, April 2, 1984).
Dutch museum official, writer, painter and typographer. He studied briefly in 1919 at the...
P ublished online October 2013 .
Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Developmental Psychology; Health Psychology; History and Systems in Psychology; Educational Psychology; Social Psychology. 17635 words.
Birth order, defined as an individual’s rank by age among siblings, has long been of interest to psychologists as well as lay-people. Much of the fascination has focused on the possible...
in Oxford Music Online
January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 1048 words.
(b Salzburg, May 5, 1902; d Vienna, Oct 11, 1974). Austrian musicologist. He studied theory and the piano at the Salzburg Mozarteum (and later at the Munich Akademie der Tonkunst), and from...
in Luria's Legacy in the 21st Century
July 2009; p ublished online February 2010 .
Chapter. Subjects: Neuroscience. 9152 words.
Successful neuropsychological rehabilitation is in part determined by the patient’s personality, as Luria noted in his earlier writings. While Luria has presented a comprehensive theory of...
Terenkian and ors v Iraq and State Oil Marketing Organization, Amended appellate judgment, No 10-56708, ILDC 1929 (US 2012), 694 F.3d 1122 (9th Cir. 2012), 18th September 2012, Court of Appeals (9th Circuit) [9th Cir.]
Legal Material. Subjects: Statehood, Jurisdiction of States, Organs of States; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 11206 words.
Whether Iraq’s contract negotiations to sell oil to the United Nations as part of the Oil for Food Programme were a sovereign act entitled to immunity, or a commercial act.
in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature
P ublished online October 2017 .
Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies - World. 10559 words.
“Self-help literature” was created in America, and its origin can be traced back to Benjamin Franklin. In 18th-century American society, where Puritan ethics held sway, Franklin was a rare...
John Doe and ors v Israel and ors, Motion disposition, 400 F Supp 2d 86, 95-96 (DDC 2005), ILDC 318 (US 2005), 10th November 2005, District Court for the District of Columbia [D.D.C.]
Legal Material. Subjects: Individuals and Non-state Actors; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 18477 words.
Whether service was properly effected under the Hague Convention on the Service Abroad of Judicial and Extra-Judicial Documents in Civil or Commercial Matters.
in The Law of Assignment
March 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: Law. 34 pages. 20647 words.
This chapter studies rights under a contract. Contractual rights exist between, and are only enforceable by, the parties to the contract. In other words, contractual rights and obligations...
in International Journal of Transitional Justice
July 2011; p ublished online June 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 11101 words.
Despite evidence of massive human rights violations during the Soviet era, little has been done to come to terms with this violent past in Russia: no one has been prosecuted, no one has...
in British Yearbook of International Law
September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 21895 words.
Hersch Lauterpacht is widely celebrated as a pioneering figure in the cosmopolitan revival of international law during the mid-20th century. This article is a first in-depth analysis of an...
Pilica Farm, Prosecutor v Erdemović (Dražen), Appeals Judgment, Case No IT-96-22-Tbis ICTY, ICL 47 (ICTY 1997), 7th October 1997, Appeals Chamber (ICTY)
Legal Material. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 85519 words.
Whether Erdemović's guilty plea was valid and informed.
Whether duress could afford a complete defence to crimes against humanity or war crimes involving unlawful killing.
in Arbitration International
September 1998; p ublished online December 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 46349 words.