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Venizelos' Intellectual Projects and Cultural Interests

Paschalis M. Kitromilides

in Eleftherios Venizelos: The Trials of Statesmanship

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748624782
eISBN:
9780748671267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748624782.003.0014
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter focuses on Venizelos' intellectual and cultural interests. His intellectual interests are reflected in the extensive holdings of his library on contemporary — that is, early ... More


Culture Twisted, Trampled

Tsering Woeser and Wang Lixiong

in Voices from Tibet: Selected Essays and Reportage

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9789888208111
eISBN:
9789888268191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208111.003.0005
Subject:
History, Political History

Chinese need to respect Tibetan civilization. Attempts to eliminate Tibetan language teaching and impose Chinese festivals on minority groups so as to maintain national unity and stability only ... More


 What is a House?

Daniel A. Barber

in A House in the Sun: Modern Architecture and Solar Energy in the Cold War

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199394012
eISBN:
9780190274467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199394012.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

Amid the uncertainty of the wartime period, the experimental premise of the modern house intensified. Modern architecture came to be the subject of architectural publications speculating on the ... More


The Politics of Culture in Quattrocento Europe: René of Anjou in Italy

Oren Margolis

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198769323
eISBN:
9780191822384
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769323.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Political History

This book explores how René of Anjou, French prince and exiled king of Naples (1409–80) engaged his Italian network in a programme of cultural politics conducted with an eye towards a return to power ... More


The Geography of Ritual and Identity

Chris Wickham

in Medieval Rome: Stability and Crisis of a City, 900-1150

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199684960
eISBN:
9780191765254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684960.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Political History

In this chapter how Roman processions and other ritual worked to construct the continuing spatial identity of Rome as a city is analysed. In addition, Roman art production, law, and Rome’s ... More


Art, Politics, and Patronage: Illuminating the Renaissance Book

Oren Margolis

in The Politics of Culture in Quattrocento Europe: René of Anjou in Italy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198769323
eISBN:
9780191822384
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769323.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Political History

This chapter shows how a series of illuminated books transmitted from Jacopo Antonio Marcello to René of Anjou bound René to Marcello and both to the artistic avant garde around Mantegna and the ... More


Conclusion

Oren Margolis

in The Politics of Culture in Quattrocento Europe: René of Anjou in Italy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198769323
eISBN:
9780191822384
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769323.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Political History

René of Anjou was a rallying point for those in Italy who turned out to be the malcontents rather than the hegemons. But his network remained valid and important for his Italian connections ... More


 Experimental Dwellings

Daniel A. Barber

in A House in the Sun: Modern Architecture and Solar Energy in the Cold War

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199394012
eISBN:
9780190274467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199394012.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

By the late 1940s, the basic affinity of solar-based energy efficiency with the development of modern houses was clear. As with modern architecture in general, experiments in solar house heating ... More


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