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The Scottish Media and Politics

Neil Blain and David Hutchison

in The Media in Scotland

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748627998
eISBN:
9780748671205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627998.003.0015
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The chapter begins by noting distinct qualities of the Scottish public sphere from the period since the Union, and how this distinctness has been mirrored by identities in the Scottish media, however ... More


A View from Holyrood

Neil Blain and David Hutchison

in The Media in Scotland

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748627998
eISBN:
9780748671205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627998.003.0017
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The chapter begins with a consideration of The Sun's stance toward the Scottish National Party in 2007, noting its virulence even by comparison with anti-SNP coverage in the Daily Record. There ... More


‘Woolfs’ in Sheep's Clothing: The Hogarth Press and ‘Religion’

Diane F. Gillespie

in Leonard and Virginia Woolf, The Hogarth Press and the Networks of Modernism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748642274
eISBN:
9780748651979
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748642274.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter outlines the diverse and unconventional religious publications of the Hogarth Press. It reveals that this is a good example of the way the Woolfs unexpectedly intervened in the public ... More


The New Raw Resources Passing Through the Shadows

Hazel Cameron

in Human Trafficking: The Complexities of Exploitation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781474401128
eISBN:
9781474418683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474401128.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 13 examines the relationship between conflict around the globe and organized criminality, which results in the trafficking of human beings from conflict and post-conflict environments. It ... More


‘If You Only Knew Me Through and Through’: The Domestic Trial Scene and Narrative Advocacy

Trish Ferguson

in Thomas Hardy's Legal Fictions

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748673247
eISBN:
9780748695256
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748673247.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter examines the limits of the reasonable man standard in terms of gender bias by focusing on Thomas Hardy’s narratives in the context of two divorce cases: Norton v. Melbourne (1836) and ... More


Metaphor and (Dis)belief

Jeanne Gaakeer

in Judging from Experience: Law, Praxis, Humanities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474442480
eISBN:
9781474460286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442480.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

In chapter 7 the importance of insight into how metaphor works in law (“seeing resemblance” according to Ricoeur) is elaborated upon in relation to the legal professional’s development of practical ... More


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