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Writing French Algeria

Writing French Algeria

Peter Dunwoodie

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159728
eISBN:
9780191673696
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159728.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This book is a study of the European literary discourse on French Algeria between the conquest of 1830 and the outbreak of the Algerian War in 1954. For the first time in English, this intertextual ... More

Writing Galicia into the WorldNew Cartographies, New Poetics

Writing Galicia into the World: New Cartographies, New Poetics

Kirsty Hooper

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316678
eISBN:
9781846316807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316807
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book explores a part of Europe's cultural and social landscape that has until now remained largely unmapped: the body of creative work emerging since the 1970s from contact between the small ... More

Writing History for the KingHenry II and the Politics of Vernacular Historiography

Writing History for the King: Henry II and the Politics of Vernacular Historiography

Charity Urbanski

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451317
eISBN:
9780801469725
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451317.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This book is at once a reassessment of the reign of Henry II of England (1133–1189) and an original contribution to our understanding of the rise of vernacular historiography in the high Middle Ages. ... More

Writing History in the Age of Biomedicine

Writing History in the Age of Biomedicine

Roger Cooter

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300186635
eISBN:
9780300189438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300186635.001.0001
Subject:
History, Historiography

A collection of ten chapters paired with substantial prefaces, this book chronicles and contextualizes the author's contributions to the history of medicine. The book critically examines the politics ... More

Writing ImmigrationScholars and Journalists in Dialogue

Writing Immigration: Scholars and Journalists in Dialogue

Marcelo Suarez-Orozco (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520267176
eISBN:
9780520950207
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520267176.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This book presents a unique interplay of leading scholars and journalists working on the contentious topic of immigration. The chapters reflect on how hard it is to write about one of the defining ... More

Writing LabourStone Quarry Workers in Delhi

Writing Labour: Stone Quarry Workers in Delhi

Mohammad Talib

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198067719
eISBN:
9780199080083
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198067719.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This book is the culmination of research over a period of 25 years. It highlights the relation between the rocks from which India's great capital city is constructed and the people who sacrifice to ... More

Writing LiverpoolEssays and Interviews

Writing Liverpool: Essays and Interviews

Deryn Rees-Jones and Michael Murphy (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310737
eISBN:
9781846314476
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314476
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Featuring interviews and essays from the likes of Alan Bleasdale, Terence Davies, Linda Grant, Roger McGough, Willy Russell, Levi Tafari, and Paul Du Noyer, the book asks if there is a distinctive ... More

Writing LivesBiography and Textuality, Identity and Representation in Early Modern England

Writing Lives: Biography and Textuality, Identity and Representation in Early Modern England

Kevin Sharpe and Steven N. Zwicker (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199698233
eISBN:
9780191803772
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199698233.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Biography appears to thrive as never before; and there clearly remains a broad readership for literary biography. But the methods and approaches of recent criticism which have contributed rich ... More

Writing Local History

Writing Local History

John Beckett

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719029509
eISBN:
9781781700679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719029509.001.0001
Subject:
History, Historiography

This book looks at how local history developed from the antiquarian county studies of the sixteenth century through the growth of ‘professional’ history in the nineteenth century, to the recent past. ... More

Writing ManagementOrganization Theory as a Literary Genre

Writing Management: Organization Theory as a Literary Genre

Barbara Czarniawska

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198296140
eISBN:
9780191716584
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296140.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This book provides an alternative perspective on organization studies, introducing an approach that draws on narratology, literary theory, cultural studies, and anthropology, contrasting it with the ... More

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