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Willie and Bob's Australian education

John Jenkin

in William and Lawrence Bragg, Father and Son: The Most Extraordinary Collaboration in Science

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199235209
eISBN:
9780191715631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235209.003.0012
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

The boys attended Adelaide's leading Anglican secondary school, St Peter's College. Like his father, Willie was precocious in class, particularly in mathematics and languages, was promoted well ... More


“No Foreign Ecclesiastical Authority”: Catholics and Republican Citizenship

Jason K. Duncan

in Citizens or Papists?: The Politics of Anti-Catholicism in New York, 1685-1821

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823225125
eISBN:
9780823236930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823225125.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter focuses on the status of New York Catholics as citizens in the new republic. A group of Federalists emerged as the lay leaders of St. Peter's Church in the 1780s. ... More


Beisichselbstsein

Heinrich Meier

in On the Happiness of the Philosophic Life: Reflections on Rousseau's Rêveries in Two Books

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226074030
eISBN:
9780226074177
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226074177.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines Jean-Jacques Rousseau's poetic presentation of his Beisichselbstsein in Les rêveries du Promeneur Solitaire, and more specifically in the Cinquième promenade. The Cinquième, ... More


Legislation from the Councils of Urban II between Piacenza and Rome (April 1099)

Robert Somerville

in Pope Urban II's Council of Piacenza

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199258598
eISBN:
9780191728563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199258598.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, History of Religion

Piacenza was the fourth council celebrated by Pope Urban II. Subsequently he convened synods at Clermont (late 1095), Tours and Nîmes (1096), at the Lateran in 1097 at an undetermined date, at Bari ... More


Oxford and the Empire

Richard Symonds

in The History of the University of Oxford: Volume VII: Nineteenth-Century Oxford, Part 2

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199510177
eISBN:
9780191700972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199510177.003.0028
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Oxford University is still amply reminded of its imperial past. A statue of Cecil Rhodes faces the High Street from the building which Oriel College erected with his money, each of his feet planted ... More


Putting Rome into Drawing: The Lessons of Architecture and Antiquity in the Early 1500s

Jessica Maier

in Rome Measured and Imagined: Early Modern Maps of the Eternal City

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226127637
eISBN:
9780226127774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226127774.003.0003
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Cartography

Chapter two addresses Raphael’s project to create measured drawings of Rome’s ruins, as recorded in his official Letter to Pope Leo X (ca. 1513-20). Although his focus was the representation of ... More


Rome in Late Antiquity: Everyday Life and Urban Change, AD 312-609

Bertrand Lancon

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748612390
eISBN:
9780748651009
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748612390.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This is an account of life in ancient Rome from the end of the third century to the beginning of the seventh. At the beginning of the period Rome was an imperial power and the centre of a classical ... More


And One Was a Priest: The Life and Times of Duncan M. Gray Jr.

Araminta Stone Johnston

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604738285
eISBN:
9781604738292
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604738285.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The story of the civil rights movement is not simply the history of its major players but is also the stories of a host of lesser-known individuals whose actions were essential to the movement’s ... More


Gerald Aylmer in Manchester and York

GORDON LEFF

in Public Duty and Private Conscience in Seventeenth-Century England: Essays Presented to G.E. Aylmer

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202295
eISBN:
9780191675270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202295.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Gordon Leff, the author of this chapter, first came to know Gerald when they were assistant lecturers and lecturers together in Manchester for nearly seven years: from the mid-1950s until Gerald went ... More


Poet, lover, liar: ‘Lachrimae’ (1975)

Jeffrey Wainwright

in Acceptable Words: Essays on the Poetry of Geoffrey Hill

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067549
eISBN:
9781781703359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067549.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Robert Southwell (1561–95), Catholic martyr and poet from whose work Geoffrey Hill takes his epigraph for his 1975 sonnet sequence ‘Lachrimae or Seven tears figured in seven passionate Pavans’ wrote ... More


Nonviolently Transforming the Road to Jericho

Anna J. Brown

in Transforming Ourselves, Transforming the World: Justice in Jesuit Higher Education

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823254309
eISBN:
9780823260874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254309.003.0017
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

On September 22nd, 1965, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke at Saint Peter’s College and received an honorary degree from the College. The imperative to live the legacy of Dr. King is a constant ... More


The City of Rome

Rebecca Rist

in Popes and Jews, 1095–1291

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198717980
eISBN:
9780191787430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717980.003.0008
Subject:
History, History of Religion, European Medieval History

This chapter explores the relationship between the papacy and Jews in Rome, the seat of the pope’s power not as Europe’s spiritual leader but as the city’s bishop. During the High Middle Ages Jewish ... More


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