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Dating the Mass Proper I: Advent and the Thursdays in Lent

James Mckinnon

in The Advent Project: The Later Seventh-Century Creation of the Roman Mass Proper

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520221987
eISBN:
9780520924338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520221987.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The earlier-eighth-century Roman repertory as it is adopted in Frankish manuscripts was the earliest, dated to about 800. The two repertories and their liturgical assignments (Roman and Frankish) are ... More


Christmas Carols

Barry Cooper

in Christmas, Ideology and Popular Culture

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748628087
eISBN:
9780748653065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748628087.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter argues that a Christmas without Christ is, surely, ‘a celebration without meaning’. The ‘Christmas carols’ of today are of extremely varied origin, both geographically and ... More


Modernizing America

William B. Meyer

in Americans and Their Weather

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195131826
eISBN:
9780197559505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195131826.003.0010
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Regional Geography

As late as 1911, a leading American geographer could confidently assert that blacks in the United States would always live chiefly in "the warm, moist air ... More


Since 1945: New Amenities, New Hazards

William B. Meyer

in Americans and Their Weather

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195131826
eISBN:
9780197559505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195131826.003.0011
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Regional Geography

If the average citizen's surroundings defined the national climate, then the United States grew markedly warmer and drier in the postwar decades. Migration ... More


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