Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 21 items

  • Keywords: Distance x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Concluding Thoughts

Michael Stein

in Broke: Patients Talk about Money with Their Doctor

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781469661148
eISBN:
9781469661162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469661148.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This final section relates some thoughts about money in the United States. Stein argues that money is at the heart of the United States and makes it what it is. Stein talks about the “gospel of ... More


Urban Systems and Spatial Competition

Roger White, Guy Engelen, and Inge Uljee

in Modeling Cities and Regions As Complex Systems: From Theory to Planning Applications

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029568
eISBN:
9780262331371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029568.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

The structure of a system of retail centres as described by their size, composition, and location, is a result of competition among the centres for customers. The evolution of the system is described ... More


Objects

Thomas Baldwin

in Roland Barthes: The Proust Variations

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620016
eISBN:
9781789623734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620016.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Chapter One engages with Barthes’s discussion of a classical distance from worldly objects and of a modern – nouveau roman-esque – chosisme (which is predicated, Barthes says, upon a certain ... More


‘A Petty World of Myself’: Intimacy and Erotic Distance in Endymion

Gillian Knoll

in Conceiving Desire in Lyly and Shakespeare: Metaphor, Cognition and Eros

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474428521
eISBN:
9781474481175
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474428521.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

Chapter 3 analyses Lyly’s Endymion, whose eponymous hero forges an erotic connection with the moon across the vast expanse of the night sky. Endymion’s investment in Cynthia’s strangest and most ... More


Epilogue

Dimitris Papanikolaou

in Greek Weird Wave: A Cinema of Biopolitics

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781474436311
eISBN:
9781399501583
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474436311.003.0009
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Through an analysis of The Distance Between Us and the Sky (2019; dir. Vasilis Kekatos) and Winona (2019; dir. Alexandros Voulgaris) the reader is reminded of the key terms that support the arguments ... More


The Search for Identity

Harriet E. H. Earle

in Comics, Trauma, and the New Art of War

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496812469
eISBN:
9781496812506
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496812469.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

A major theme in many of the comics in this monograph is the author/child working throughout and coming to terms with the events that their parents survived. The fourth chapter seeks to answer the ... More


Introduction

Fariha Shaikh

in Nineteenth-Century Settler Emigration in British Literature and Art

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474433693
eISBN:
9781474449663
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474433693.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

During the nineteenth century hundreds of thousands of men, women and children left Britain in search of better lives in the colonies of Canada, Australia and New Zealand and in North America. This ... More


Printed Emigrants’ Letters: Networks of Affect and Authenticity

Fariha Shaikh

in Nineteenth-Century Settler Emigration in British Literature and Art

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474433693
eISBN:
9781474449663
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474433693.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Chapter One looks at printed emigrants’ letters, a genre that has hitherto been neglected in both literary and historical studies of emigration on account of their dubious authenticity. ... More


Distance and Documents at the Spanish Empire's Periphery

Sylvia Sellers-Garcia

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780804787055
eISBN:
9780804788823
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804787055.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Distance and Documents at the Spanish Empire’s Periphery examines how distance was conceptualized in an empire that at its height spanned four continents, stretching from Europe to the Philippines. ... More


Spatial Cognition as Events

Anders Böök

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0013
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

This chapter deals with the question of how adults process information about large-scale physical features and their spatial relations during navigation between places. The presentation is based on ... More


Technology Integration with First Steps: Amy M. Burns

Amy M. Burns

in Using Technology with Elementary Music Approaches

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190055646
eISBN:
9780190055684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190055646.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Amy M. Burns integrates technology into the 8-step workout offered in Dr. Feierabend’s First Steps in Music series. With the recent introduction of distance learning, these lessons not only can be ... More


Technology Integration with the Kodály Approach: Amy M. Burns

Amy M. Burns

in Using Technology with Elementary Music Approaches

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190055646
eISBN:
9780190055684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190055646.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Amy M. Burns integrates technology into the approach developed by Zoltán Kodály. With the current educational paradigm shifting to include more distance learning, these lessons demonstrate how to ... More


Technology Integration with the Orff Schulwerk Approach: Amy M. Burns

Amy M. Burns

in Using Technology with Elementary Music Approaches

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190055646
eISBN:
9780190055684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190055646.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

Amy M. Burns integrates technology into the Orff Schulwerk approach so that students with various learning styles can successfully create and make music. With the recent developments of teaching ... More


‘New Labour’ and the culture of party management1

Lewis Minkin

in The Blair Supremacy: A study in the politics of Labour's party management

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719073793
eISBN:
9781781706770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719073793.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The ‘New Labour’ managerial culture, its goals and procedural values are explored in detail in this chapter. In dealing with internal obstacles and what were seen as ruthless external enemies, from ... More


The Widening of Horizons, 1560-1689

Ralph Davis

in The Rise of the English Shipping Industry in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780986497384
eISBN:
9781786944467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780986497384.003.0001
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This chapter introduces the conventions of British shipping during the mid sixteenth to late seventeenth centuries, concluding in 1689, a year Davis regarded as a turning point in the growth and ... More


The Last Flicker (Pallam Raju’s Stint)

R.V. Vaidyanatha Ayyar

in History of Education Policymaking in India, 1947-2016

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780199474943
eISBN:
9780199090891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199474943.003.0017
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This chapter describes how the UPA Government had reached the terminal stage when Pallam Raju assumed charge as Minister, MHRD, and how in spite of heavy odds made the best of a bad job, and ... More


The History of the Chronometer

Jonathan Betts

in Marine Chronometers at Greenwich: A Catalogue of Marine Chronometers at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780199641383
eISBN:
9780191845604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199641383.003.0001
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

A newly researched history of the marine chronometer, from its earliest origins in the 17th century through to electronic instruments manufactured in the late 20th century. The narrative is written ... More


Anemometry

Fred V. Brock and Scott J. Richardson

in Meteorological Measurement Systems

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195134513
eISBN:
9780197561584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195134513.003.0009
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

The function of an anemometer (sometimes with a wind vane) is to measure some or all components of the wind velocity vector. It is common to express the wind as a two-dimensional horizontal vector ... More


Beyond Rationality: Clarity-Based Decision Making

Stephen Kaplan

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0014
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

The study of how people make decisions has long been dominated by the economic man or rationality model. In recent years researchers have extended the study of decision making into the spatial ... More


Life-Span Changes in Activities, and Consequent Changes in the Cognition and Assessment of the Environment

Spencer Christopher

in Environment, Cognition, and Action: An Integrated Approach

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195062205
eISBN:
9780197560150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195062205.003.0021
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

In this chapter, I sketch an integrated account of environmental assessment, cognition, and action throughout the individual’s life span. Zimring and Gross (this volume) have already described how ... More


View: