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Emotions and the Brain: Rethinking the Mind-Body Relationship

Fay Bound Alberti

in Matters of the Heart: History, Medicine, and Emotion

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199540976
eISBN:
9780191701207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199540976.003.0008
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the development of theories and concepts about mind-body relationship. It chronicles the developments in anatomy and mind sciences and explores how they influenced the ... More


Dan Inman, The Making of English Theology: God and the Academy at Oxford (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2014). ISBN: 9781451469264

Johannes Zachhuber

in History of Universities: Volume XXX / 1-2

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198807025
eISBN:
9780191844812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807025.003.0017
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter reviews the book The Making of English Theology: God and the Academy at Oxford (2014). by Dan Inman. The book offers an account of a fascinating and little known episode in the history ... More


Donald Wildmon, the American Family Association, and the Theology of Media Activism

Ted Ownby

in Politics and Religion in the White South

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813123639
eISBN:
9780813134758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813123639.003.0010
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the theology behind the media activism of Donald Wildmon, founder of the American Family Association (AFA). It aims to explain how Wildmon understand religion and its ... More


The Religious Right and Electoral Politics in the South

Charles S. Bullock and Mark C. Smith

in Politics and Religion in the White South

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813123639
eISBN:
9780813134758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813123639.003.0009
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the so-called core constituency that further explicates the relationship between conservative theology and politics in the South. It offers intriguing insights into the ... More


The Kitchen and the Digest

in Less Rightly Said: Scandals and Readers in Sixteenth-Century France

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804762922
eISBN:
9780804773546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804762922.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the Genevan experiment in the polemical use of humanist culture, at the intensified techniques of citation whose aim is to develop a form of verbal iconoclasm. Viret revives the ... More


Behn, Fontenelle, and the Cheats of Revealed Religion

in The Fringes of Belief: English Literature, Ancient Heresy, and the Politics of Freethinking, 1660-1760

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758772
eISBN:
9780804769792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758772.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter describes how classical theology as filtered through the heterodox philosophy of Bernard de Fontenelle sparked the freethinking imagination of Aphra Behn, providing her with an ... More


Suspending Disbelief: Swift, Credulity, and the Pious Fraud

in The Fringes of Belief: English Literature, Ancient Heresy, and the Politics of Freethinking, 1660-1760

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758772
eISBN:
9780804769792
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758772.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter shows that Jonathan Swift remained profoundly committed to safeguarding religion's place in the social and political institutions of eighteenth-century England. In Swift's various ... More


Scholarly and Reference Publishing

Alan Bell

in The History of Oxford University Press: Volume III: 1896 to 1970

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199568406
eISBN:
9780191772344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199568406.003.0011
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Cultural History

The learned publishing of Oxford University Press, incorporating major reference projects, single academic titles, series of monographs, and textbooks for higher education, expanded alongside the ... More


The Concrete Labyrinth, 1914–1935

in Knossos & the Prophets of Modernism

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226289533
eISBN:
9780226289557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226289557.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter, which addresses the construction of Arthur Evans's modernist “peace memorial” and the writing of his Palace of Minos, also presents a consideration of the gold “Ring of Nestor.” The ... More


Theology, Divinity, and Sermons

Michael Ledger-Lomas

in The History of Oxford University Press: Volume II: 1780 to 1896

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199543151
eISBN:
9780191772337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199543151.003.0010
Subject:
History, Cultural History, Economic History

Theological titles began as a dominant, became a growing, and remained a significant proportion of all titles published on the learned side, and most of these titles were geared to the intellectual ... More


‘Why Do We Still Sift the Husk-Like Upaniṣads?’: Revisiting Vedānta in Early Chaitanya Vaishnava Theology

Rembert Lutjeharms

in Text and Tradition in Early Modern North India

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780199478866
eISBN:
9780199092079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199478866.003.0020
Subject:
History, Indian History, Cultural History

Examining the Padyāvalī of the preeminent Gaudiya theologian Rupa Gosvami, Lutjeharms examines how Rupa creatively arranges both religious and non-religious verses by numerous poets into a ... More


Oxford College Histories: Fresh Contributions

Robin Darwall-Smith

in History of Universities: Volume XXIX / 1

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198779919
eISBN:
9780191825927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198779919.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter looks at the history of Oriel College and Exeter College—two of the thirty-eight constituent colleges that make up the University of Oxford. It draws from the coffee-table books ... More


‘Ane Uniformitie in Doctrine and good Order’: The Scottish Universities in the Age of the Covenant, 1638–1649

Steven J. Reid

in History of Universities: Volume XXIX / 2

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198803621
eISBN:
9780191842023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198803621.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter focuses on the involvement of the Covenanters in higher education in the decade after the promulgation of the National Covenant. It first examines the extant evidence relating to the ... More


The Conflict of the Faculties: Hierarchies, Values and Social Practices in Early Modern German Universities*

Marian Füssel

in History of Universities: Volume XXV/2

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199694044
eISBN:
9780191804861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199694044.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter talks about the ‘Conflict of the Faculties’, which has been a byword for academic culture since the publication of Immanuel Kant's work of the same name in 1798. On closer inspection, ... More


‘A Scandal to the University’: Oxford Theology after the Tests Act, 1871–1882

Daniel D. Inman

in History of Universities: Volume XXVII/2

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198709817
eISBN:
9780191804199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780198709817.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter states that after the implementation of the Universities Tests Act 1871, the government and degrees of Oxford, Cambridge, and Durham first became open to non-Anglicans. By 1882, the vast ... More


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