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Milton and the Idea of the University

Sarah Knight

in Young Milton: The Emerging Author, 1620-1642

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199698707
eISBN:
9780191740756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698707.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This study of Milton's representation of academic experience looks particularly at his Latin Prolusions, orations delivered while a student at Cambridge during the late 1620s and early 1630s. The ... More


The Constitution Goes to College: Five Constitutional Ideas That Have Shaped the American University

Rodney A. Smolla

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814741030
eISBN:
9780814788561
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814741030.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

American college campuses, where ideas are freely exchanged, contested, and above all uncensored, are historical hotbeds of political and social turmoil. In the past decade alone, the media has ... More


Under the Blue Sky of Iowa: Those who Write in their Own Language

Minae Mizumura

in The Fall of Language in the Age of English

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163026
eISBN:
9780231538541
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163026.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter describes Minae Mizumura's stay in Iowa as part of the International Writing Program of the University of Iowa, a program designed to give foreign writers a taste of university life in ... More


US-Centered Latin America—Part 1: On current US Latin Americanism and its challenges, or an explanation of the recent forms of survival of the term

Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo

in Latin America: The Allure and Power of an Idea

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226443065
eISBN:
9780226443232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226443232.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 6 constitutes a detailed criticism of current U.S. Latin Americanism in various disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. They examine the current challenges faced by U.S. Latin ... More


US-Centered Latin America—Part 2: More on one of the forms of survival of Latin Americanism and its proud lack of historiographical accountability, including an exploration of the endurance of the exotic in the term Latin America

Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo

in Latin America: The Allure and Power of an Idea

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226443065
eISBN:
9780226443232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226443232.003.0008
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 7 further elaborates on one of the forms of survival of Latin Americanism –in literary, “coloniality,” post-colonial, and cultural studies-- and its proud lack of historiographical ... More


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