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Development as a Process of Change: Toward a Dynamic Public Economics: Keynes Lecture in Economics

Nicholas Stern

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 121, 2002 Lectures

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263037
eISBN:
9780191734007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263037.003.0011
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This lecture discusses some key lessons of development experience and the strategy they lead to. It shows how one can and should do further research on both the processes of development behind the ... More


‘Now Shall I Make My Soul’: Approaching Death in Yeats’s Life and Work: Warton Lecture on English Poetry

R. F. Foster

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 151, 2006 Lectures

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264249
eISBN:
9780191734045
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264249.003.0012
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This lecture traces W. B. Yeats' preoccupation with the changing forms of death throughout his life, from his fin-de-siécle love-poetry to his poems of death. These poems of death were linked to his ... More


The New Political Economy: Keynes Lecture in Economics

Timothy Besley

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 131, 2004 Lectures

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263518
eISBN:
9780191734021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263518.003.0013
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This lecture discusses important issues that arise in the policy sphere. It is primarily concerned with extending the competence of economists to analyse issues that require some facility with ... More


The Historical Imagination

Adam Fox

in Oral and Literate Culture in England 1500–1700

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199251032
eISBN:
9780191698019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199251032.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter focuses on the historical perceptions of the repertoire of stories and songs which concerned the past in the 16th- and 17th-century England. Different social groups and communities ... More


Afterword

Susan J. Matt and Peter N. Stearns

in Doing Emotions History

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038051
eISBN:
9780252095320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038051.003.0011
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This concluding chapter looks back on the insights provided by the previous chapters in order to launch a discussion into what future emotions historians can expect or improve upon. As this volume is ... More


History of Universities: Volume XXVIII/2

Mordechai Feingold (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198743651
eISBN:
9780191803826
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198743651.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This volume of the History of Universities contains the the usual mix of scholarly chapters and book review chapters. The volume provides a combination of original research and reference material. ... More


History of Universities: Volume XXV/2

Mordechai Feingold (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199694044
eISBN:
9780191804861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199694044.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book is one of the volumes in a series of books covering the history of universities. It contains a mix of learned chapters and book reviews which covers topics related to higher education. The ... More


History of Universities: Volume XXVII/2

Mordechai Feingold (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198709817
eISBN:
9780191804199
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780198709817.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book is one of the volumes in a series of books covering the history of universities. It contains a mix of learned chapters and book reviews which covers topics related to higher education. The ... More


From <i>Studium Generale</i> to Modern Research University: Eight Hundred Years of Oxford History

Nicholas Tyacke

in History of Universities: Volume XXX / 1-2

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198807025
eISBN:
9780191844812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807025.003.0008
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter reviews the book The University of Oxford. A History (2016), by Laurence W. B. Brockliss. The book is divided into four parts: the ‘Catholic University’ (c.1100–1534), the ‘Anglican ... More


Bloomsbury Medicine: Letting in the Light

Rosemary Ashton

in Victorian Bloomsbury

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300154474
eISBN:
9780300154481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300154474.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter, which focuses on the history of the medical faculty building and the hospital of the University of London in Bloomsbury, explains that the medical building was opened in 1834 and led ... More


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