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Introduction to Folk Songs from the Eastern Counties

David Manning

in Vaughan Williams on Music

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195182392
eISBN:
9780199851485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182392.003.0038
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The 15 melodies that are arranged in this book are part of a much larger collection made in the Eastern Counties. It is not to be supposed that they are the exclusive property of the counties to ... More


Champion and Woodland? Landscape Evolution beyond the Central Zone in Greater East Anglia

Stephen Rippon

in Beyond the Medieval Village: The Diversification of Landscape Character in Southern Britain

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199203826
eISBN:
9780191708282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203826.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter considers a region that is termed ‘greater East Anglia’, embracing Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, and Cambridgeshire, which straddles the eastern edge of England's central zone characterized ... More


A Second Domesday?

Sandra Raban

in A Second Domesday?: The Hundred Rolls of 1279-80

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199252879
eISBN:
9780191719264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199252879.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter considers the reasons for the 1279–80 inquiry including those given in the surviving commission. It examines the case for Edward I consciously modelling the inquiry on Domesday Book. It ... More


William Dowsing, the Bureaucratic Puritan

JOHN MORRILL

in Public Duty and Private Conscience in Seventeenth-Century England: Essays Presented to G.E. Aylmer

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202295
eISBN:
9780191675270
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202295.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

John Morrill, the author of this chapter, seeks both to find new ways of analysing William Dowsing's journal and to reconstruct something of the social milieu and mental world of a stolid fanatic. He ... More


Bones Without Barriers: The Social Impact of Digging the Dead

Faye Sayer and Duncan Sayer

in Archaeologists and the Dead: Mortuary Archaeology in Contemporary Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198753537
eISBN:
9780191917004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753537.003.0014
Subject:
Archaeology, Mortuary Archaeology

The excavation of human remains is one of the most contentious issues facing global archaeologies today. However, while there are numerous discussions of ... More


Museum Practice and the Display of Human Remains

Hedley Swain

in Archaeologists and the Dead: Mortuary Archaeology in Contemporary Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198753537
eISBN:
9780191917004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198753537.003.0016
Subject:
Archaeology, Mortuary Archaeology

Visitors to the Lawrence Room, Girton College, Cambridge University, on Thursday afternoons (when the small one room museum is open to the public) will ... More


The boundaries of early medieval kingship

Stephen Rippon

in Kingdom, Civitas, and County: The Evolution of Territorial Identity in the English Landscape

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198759379
eISBN:
9780191917059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198759379.003.0018
Subject:
Archaeology, Landscape Archaeology

In the past the study of early medieval kingdoms has mostly been a singledisciplinary activity based upon the extremely limited documentary sources, with boundaries ... More


The US and UK Technology Commercialization Framework

Shiri M. Breznitz

in The Fountain of Knowledge: The Role of Universities in Economic Development

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804789615
eISBN:
9780804791922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804789615.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This chapter describes the historical and national framework in which the studied universities operate. The chapter finds that the universities had different relationships with industry in the two ... More


Early Records of Regional Variation

Gabriele Stein

in Sir Thomas Elyot as Lexicographer

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199683192
eISBN:
9780191763205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199683192.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Lexicography

The chapter investigates the comments on regional variation in English made by the unknown compiler of the Promptorium parvulorum, John Palsgrave in Lesclarcissement de la langue francoyse and Thomas ... More


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