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Abundant EarthToward an Ecological Civilization

Abundant Earth: Toward an Ecological Civilization

Eileen Crist

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226596778
eISBN:
9780226596945
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226596945.001.0001
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Abundant Earth documents the loss of biodiversity underway and lays out the drivers of this destruction. It goes beyond the litany of causes—a growing population, rising livestock numbers, expanding ... More

Achieving Musical Success in the String Classroom

Achieving Musical Success in the String Classroom

Karel Butz

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190602888
eISBN:
9780190052652
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190602888.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Achieving Musical Success in the String Classroom describes the author’s pragmatic pedagogical approach toward developing complete musicianship in beginning through advanced-level string players by ... More

Adam Ferguson and the Idea of Civil SocietyMoral Science in the Scottish Enlightenment

Adam Ferguson and the Idea of Civil Society: Moral Science in the Scottish Enlightenment

Craig Smith

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474413275
eISBN:
9781474460187
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474413275.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Adam Ferguson was a Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh and a leading member of the Scottish Enlightenment. A friend of David Hume and Adam Smith, Ferguson was among the ... More

The Addis Ababa MassacreItaly's National Shame

The Addis Ababa Massacre: Italy's National Shame

Ian Campbell

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190674724
eISBN:
9780190943172
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190674724.001.0001
Subject:
History, African History

On Friday 19th February 1937, following an abortive attack by a handful of insurgents on Mussolini's High Command in the Italian-occupied nation state of Ethiopia, 'repression squads' of armed ... More

Addressing the other womanTextual correspondences in feminist art and writing

Addressing the other woman: Textual correspondences in feminist art and writing

Kimberly Lamm

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781526121264
eISBN:
9781526136176
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526121264.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

This book analyses how three artists – Adrian Piper, Nancy Spero, and Mary Kelly – worked with the visual dimensions of language in the 1960s and 1970s. These artists used text and images of writing ... More

Administering Colonialism and WarThe Political Life of Sir Andrew Clow of the Indian Civil Service

Administering Colonialism and War: The Political Life of Sir Andrew Clow of the Indian Civil Service

Colin R. Alexander

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780199493739
eISBN:
9780199096954
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199493739.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

Colonialism is a dehumanizing experience for all those at the mercy of its power structures. The officers of the Indian Civil Service (ICS) were no exception. This book focuses on the role of ICS in ... More

Aesthetics at LargeVolume 1: Art, Ethics, Politics

Aesthetics at Large: Volume 1: Art, Ethics, Politics

Thierry de Duve

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226546568
eISBN:
9780226546872
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226546872.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

It has been the author’s conviction since Kant after Duchamp (MIT Press, 1996) that Marcel Duchamp’s readymades have forced the cultural critic who takes them seriously to rethink the “concept” of ... More

Affective MaterialitiesReorienting the Body in Modernist Literature

Affective Materialities: Reorienting the Body in Modernist Literature

Kara Watts, Molly Volanth Hall, and Robin Hackett (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056289
eISBN:
9780813058078
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056289.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Affective Materialities reads modernist literature for the ways in which bodies come to matter physically, socially, and juridically using two recent turns in literary studies—one to affect studies ... More

The African American SonnetA Literary History

The African American Sonnet: A Literary History

Timo Müller

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496817839
eISBN:
9781496817877
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496817839.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Some of the most famous African American poems are sonnets: Claude McKay’s “If We Must Die,” Countee Cullen’s “Yet Do I Marvel,” Gwendolyn Brooks’s “First fight. Then fiddle.” Few readers realize ... More

After the Protests are HeardEnacting Civic Engagement and Social Transformation

After the Protests are Heard: Enacting Civic Engagement and Social Transformation

Sharon Welch

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479883646
eISBN:
9781479840571
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479883646.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

We are in a struggle for the very soul of democracy, and all that we hold dear - interdependence, reason, compassion, respect for all human beings, and stewardship of the natural world that sustains ... More

After VictoryInstitutions, Strategic Restraint, and the Rebuilding of Order after Major Wars, New Edition

After Victory: Institutions, Strategic Restraint, and the Rebuilding of Order after Major Wars, New Edition

G. John Ikenberry

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780691169217
eISBN:
9781400880843
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169217.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The end of the Cold War was a “big bang” reminiscent of earlier moments after major wars, such as the end of the Napoleonic Wars in 1815 and the end of the world wars in 1919 and 1945. But what do ... More

Age of IronOn Conservative Nationalism

Age of Iron: On Conservative Nationalism

Colin Dueck

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190079369
eISBN:
9780190079390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190079369.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Age of Iron attempts to describe the past, present, and possible future of conservative nationalism in American foreign policy. It argues that a kind of conservative US nationalism long predates the ... More

AlegalBiopolitics and the Unintelligibility of Okinawan Life

Alegal: Biopolitics and the Unintelligibility of Okinawan Life

Annmaria M. Shimabuku

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282661
eISBN:
9780823285938
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282661.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Alegal reveals modern Okinawa to be suspended in a perpetual state of exception: it is neither an official colony of Japan or the U.S., nor an equal part of the Japanese state. Today it is the site ... More

Alfred Schnittke's Concerto Grosso no. 1

Alfred Schnittke's Concerto Grosso no. 1

Peter J. Schmelz

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190653712
eISBN:
9780190653750
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190653712.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This book provides for the first time an accessible, comprehensive study of Alfred Schnittke’s Concerto Grosso no. 1 (1977). One of Schnittke’s best-known and most compelling works, the Concerto ... More

The Algebra of Warfare-WelfareA Long View of India's 2014 Election

The Algebra of Warfare-Welfare: A Long View of India's 2014 Election

Irfan Ahmad and Pralay Kanungo (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780199489626
eISBN:
9780199097548
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199489626.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Electoral democracy combines the ideas and practices of warfare and welfare, where both work in tandem as near synonyms. India’s robust electoral democracy exemplifies this combination in diverse ... More

Alive After AcademiaPost-Career Reflections of Social Work Educators

Alive After Academia: Post-Career Reflections of Social Work Educators

Spencer J. Zeiger

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190068189
eISBN:
9780190068219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190068189.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Social work educators have lived through unique experiences and possess knowledge of lifespan development, which may enable them to navigate the vicissitudes of aging and envision a rich life beyond ... More

Alive StillNell Blaine, American Painter

Alive Still: Nell Blaine, American Painter

Cathy Curtis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190908812
eISBN:
9780190908843
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190908812.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

In 1942, at age twenty, after a vision-impaired and rebellious childhood in Richmond, Virginia, Nell Blaine decamped for New York. Operations had corrected her eyesight, and she was newly aware of ... More

All Hail to the ArchpriestConfessional Conflict, Toleration, and the Politics of Publicity in Post-Reformation England

All Hail to the Archpriest: Confessional Conflict, Toleration, and the Politics of Publicity in Post-Reformation England

Peter Lake and Michael Questier

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780198840343
eISBN:
9780191875922
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198840343.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This volume revisits the debates and disputes known collectively in the literature on late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century England as the ‘Archpriest Controversy’. We argue that this was an ... More

All Our TrialsPrisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence

All Our Trials: Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence

Emily L. Thuma

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780252042331
eISBN:
9780252051173
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042331.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

All Our Trials: Prisons, Policing, and the Feminist Fight to End Violence is a history of grassroots activism by, for, and about incarcerated domestic violence survivors, criminalized rape resisters, ... More

All That GlitteredBritain's Most Precious Metal from Adam Smith to the Gold Rush

All That Glittered: Britain's Most Precious Metal from Adam Smith to the Gold Rush

Timothy Alborn

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190603519
eISBN:
9780190603540
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190603519.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, British and Irish Early Modern History

From the early eighteenth century into the 1830s, Great Britain was the only major country in the world to adopt gold as the sole basis of its currency, in the process absorbing much of the world’s ... More

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