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Introduction

Ronald K. Edgerton

in American Datu: John J. Pershing and Counterinsurgency Warfare in the Muslim Philippines, 1899-1913

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813178936
eISBN:
9780813178943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178936.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The introduction begins by describing the Battle of Bayang in Lanao, Philippines, in May 1902. It then introduces John J. Pershing, his formative experience commanding Sioux scouts and Tenth Cavalry ... More


Introduction: Religion, Law and Knowledge in Classical Rome

Clifford Ando

in Roman Religion

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748615650
eISBN:
9780748650989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748615650.003.0014
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Religions

This chapter concentrates on the epistemology of the religion of Rome, arguing that this basis by its very nature conditions the manner in which Roman religion can be studied, and considers further ... More


Western Environs: Viae Aurelia, Campana, Ostiensis

Filippo Coarelli

in Rome and Environs: An Archaeological Guide

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520079601
eISBN:
9780520935099
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520079601.003.0017
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Via Aurelia, probably founded by C. Aurelius Cotta, the consul of 241 bc, connected Rome with maritime Etruria and later with Liguria and Provence. Via Campana, so called after the Campus ... More


Dissidence and Catholic Patriotism in Tianjin

Ernest P. Young

in Ecclesiastical Colony: China's Catholic Church and the French Religious Protectorate

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199924622
eISBN:
9780199332908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199924622.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Religion, World Modern History

The imbrication of China’s Catholic church in official French policies was newly brought to public view by struggles in the 1910s over an attempted expansion of the French concession in Tianjin into ... More


Petitioning Rome

Ernest P. Young

in Ecclesiastical Colony: China's Catholic Church and the French Religious Protectorate

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199924622
eISBN:
9780199332908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199924622.003.0008
Subject:
History, History of Religion, World Modern History

The vociferous protests at Lebbe’s removal by both Catholic and non-Catholic voices in the form of petitions to Rome were heard in the Vatican. Rome prompted the missionary order with responsibility ... More


The Vatican Engages and Catholics in China Respond

Ernest P. Young

in Ecclesiastical Colony: China's Catholic Church and the French Religious Protectorate

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199924622
eISBN:
9780199332908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199924622.003.0009
Subject:
History, History of Religion, World Modern History

This chapter recounts the first direct interventions by the Vatican in response to the call for reform in the China missions. Attempts by the prefect of the Propaganda in Rome to return Lebbe to his ... More


The Papacy’s New China Policy

Ernest P. Young

in Ecclesiastical Colony: China's Catholic Church and the French Religious Protectorate

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199924622
eISBN:
9780199332908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199924622.003.0010
Subject:
History, History of Religion, World Modern History

In 1919, Benedict XV issued a pronouncement on Catholic missions, Maximum illud. It was a searing criticism of existing practice and was apparently inspired importantly by reports to the Vatican by ... More


The Eloquence of Publius Sulpicius Rufus and Gaius Aurelius Cotta in Cicero’s Brutus

Alfredo Casamento

in Reading Republican Oratory: Reconstructions, Contexts, Receptions

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198788201
eISBN:
9780191830167
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198788201.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval, European History: BCE to 500CE

The purpose of this chapter is to investigate the personalities of Publius Sulpicius Rufus and Gaius Aurelius Cotta, which illustrate Roman eloquence at the beginning of the first century BC. ... More


Witchcraft, Religion, and the State in Elizabethan and Jacobean England

Peter Elmer

in Witchcraft, Witch-Hunting, and Politics in Early Modern England

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198717720
eISBN:
9780191787201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717720.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter begins with a radically new analysis of one of the most important demonological texts in English literature: Reginald Scot’s Discoverie of Witchcraft (1584). Scot is today lauded as the ... More


Learned and Wise: Cotta the Sceptic in Cicero’s on the Nature of the Gods

J. P. F. Wynne

in Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy, Volume 47

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198722717
eISBN:
9780191840265
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722717.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

What would it be like to be an ancient sceptic who lived, or tried to live, without dogmatic beliefs? This chapter finds some answers to this question by joining a burgeoning scholarly interest in ... More


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