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The Music Professor Online

The Music Professor Online

Judith Bowman

Published in print:
2024
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197547366
eISBN:
9780197547403
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197547366.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

The book provides a window onto online music instruction in higher education with the aim of helping music professors successfully integrate online teaching into their pedagogical repertoire. It ... More

A Plea for Natural PhilosophyAnd Other Essays

A Plea for Natural Philosophy: And Other Essays

Penelope Maddy

Published in print:
2023
Published Online:
February 2022
ISBN:
9780197508855
eISBN:
9780197508886
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197508855.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Philosophy of Science

This volume collects 11 essays, five new and six reprinted, all completed between 2010 and 2020. Though the topics vary widely, each essay bears in one way or another on the description, exploration, ... More

Happy Dreams of LibertyAn American Family in Slavery and Freedom

Happy Dreams of Liberty: An American Family in Slavery and Freedom

R. Isabela Morales

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197531792
eISBN:
9780197531822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197531792.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, American History: 20th Century

When Samuel Townsend died at his home in Madison County, Alabama, in November 1856, the white cotton planter left behind hundreds of slaves and an estate worth approximately $200,000. In life, Samuel ... More

A Better ApeThe Evolution of the Moral Mind and How it Made us Human

A Better Ape: The Evolution of the Moral Mind and How it Made us Human

Victor Kumar and Richmond Campbell

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
March 2022
ISBN:
9780197600122
eISBN:
9780197600153
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197600122.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

A Better Ape explores the evolution of the moral mind from our ancestors with chimpanzees, through the origins of our genus and our species, to the development of behaviorally modern humans who ... More

Dancing on BonesHistory and Power in China, Russia and North Korea

Dancing on Bones: History and Power in China, Russia and North Korea

Katie Stallard

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197575352
eISBN:
9780197575383
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197575352.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Dancing on Bones examines how the leaders of Russia, China, and North Korea exploit the history of past wars—specifically World War II and the Korean War—to shore up popular support and frame ... More

Every 90 SecondsOur Common Cause Ending Violence Against Women

Every 90 Seconds: Our Common Cause Ending Violence Against Women

Anne P. DePrince

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197545744
eISBN:
9780197545775
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197545744.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

Awareness of violence against women has never been greater, yet rates of such violence persist at jaw-dropping levels. In Every 90 Seconds, Dr. Anne P. DePrince argues that to end violence against ... More

The Uses of DelusionWhy It's Not Always Rational to Be Rational

The Uses of Delusion: Why It's Not Always Rational to Be Rational

Stuart Vyse

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190079857
eISBN:
9780197621547
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190079857.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

Although reason and rationality are valuable assets in almost all contexts, in some cases people are better off putting reason aside. In a number of very important situations, people benefit by not ... More

India in the Persian World of LettersḲhān-i Ārzū among the Eighteenth-Century Philologists

India in the Persian World of Letters: Ḳhān-i Ārzū among the Eighteenth-Century Philologists

Arthur Dudney

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780192857415
eISBN:
9780191948213
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192857415.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature

This study traces the development of philology (the analysis of literary language) in the Persian tradition in India, concentrating on its socio-political ramifications. The most influential ... More

The Flag and the CrossWhite Christian Nationalism and the Threat to American Democracy

The Flag and the Cross: White Christian Nationalism and the Threat to American Democracy

Philip S. Gorski and Samuel L. Perry

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197618684
eISBN:
9780197618714
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197618684.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Most Americans were shocked by the violence they witnessed at the nation’s capital on January 6, 2021. And bewildered by the images displayed by the insurrectionists: a wooden cross and wooden ... More

The Dharma in DNAInsights at the Intersection of Biology and Buddhism

The Dharma in DNA: Insights at the Intersection of Biology and Buddhism

Dee Denver

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
March 2022
ISBN:
9780197604588
eISBN:
9780197604618
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197604588.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Bioethics

The Dharma in DNA has three objectives: (1) to share the rich but underappreciated history of biology–Buddhism intersections and surprising harmonies between the two traditions, (2) to evaluate ... More

Reenacting the EnemyCollective Memory Construction in Russian and US Media

Reenacting the Enemy: Collective Memory Construction in Russian and US Media

Ludmila Isurin

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197605462
eISBN:
9780197605493
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197605462.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book discusses how group memories about recent political events are constructed by the media of the group and how the information provided by the media is consumed by individual minds to form ... More

Research IntegrityBest Practices for the Social and Behavioral Sciences

Research Integrity: Best Practices for the Social and Behavioral Sciences

Lee Jussim, Jon A. Krosnick, and Sean T. Stevens (eds)

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190938550
eISBN:
9780190938581
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190938550.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The primary goal of science is to “get it right,” meaning that scientists seek to accurately document the world as it is. While erroneous conclusions and flawed theories can and do occur, they can ... More

The Ocean of InquiryNiscaldas and the Premodern Origins of Modern Hinduism

The Ocean of Inquiry: Niscaldas and the Premodern Origins of Modern Hinduism

Michael S. Allen

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197638958
eISBN:
9780197638989
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197638958.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

Advaita Vedānta is one of the best-known schools of Indian philosophy, but much of its history—a history closely interwoven with that of medieval and modern Hinduism—remains surprisingly unexplored. ... More

Ruth PageThe Woman in the Work

Ruth Page: The Woman in the Work

Joellen A. Meglin

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190205164
eISBN:
9780190205195
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190205164.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance, History, Western

In Ruth Page: The Woman in the Work, the Chicago ballerina emerges as a highly original choreographer who sought the iconoclastic as she transgressed boundaries of genre, gender, race, class, and ... More

Vaughan Williams

Vaughan Williams

Eric Saylor

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190918569
eISBN:
9780190918590
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190918569.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This single-volume life-and-works biography of Ralph Vaughan Williams provides a contemporary reassessment of one of the twentieth century’s most versatile, influential, and enduringly popular ... More

Co-workers in the Kingdom of CultureClassics and Cosmopolitanism in the Thought of W. E. B. Du Bois

Co-workers in the Kingdom of Culture: Classics and Cosmopolitanism in the Thought of W. E. B. Du Bois

David Withun

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
February 2022
ISBN:
9780197579589
eISBN:
9780197579619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197579589.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

W. E. B. Du Bois was a prominent civil rights leader, sociologist, historian, educator, author, and thinker of the early twentieth century. Du Bois’s works in all of his areas of endeavor are filled ... More

HessiansGerman Soldiers in the American Revolutionary War

Hessians: German Soldiers in the American Revolutionary War

Friederike Baer

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190249632
eISBN:
9780197635049
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190249632.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Between 1776 and 1783, Britain hired an estimated 30,000 German soldiers to fight in its war against the Americans. Collectively known as Hessians, the soldiers and accompanying civilians, including ... More

Mobilizing HopeClimate Change and Global Poverty

Mobilizing Hope: Climate Change and Global Poverty

Darrel Moellendorf

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190875619
eISBN:
9780190875640
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190875619.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

A climate crisis and other pressures on planetary ecology are causing profound anxieties. Climate change threatens to trap hundreds of millions of people in dire poverty and to separate further an ... More

Growing MoralA Confucian Guide to Life

Growing Moral: A Confucian Guide to Life

Stephen C. Angle

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
March 2022
ISBN:
9780190062897
eISBN:
9780190062927
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190062897.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

Growing Moral engages its readers to reflect on and to practice the teachings of Confucianism in the contemporary world. It draws on the whole history of Confucianism, focusing on three thinkers from ... More

La NijinskaChoreographer of the Modern

La Nijinska: Choreographer of the Modern

Lynn Garafola

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
March 2022
ISBN:
9780197603901
eISBN:
9780197603932
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197603901.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

La Nijinska: Choreographer of the Modern is the first biography of ballet’s premier female choreographer and a pioneer of the modern tradition in ballet. Overshadowed in life and legend by her ... More

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