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F. D. Maurice and Unitarianism

David Young

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263395
eISBN:
9780191682520
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263395.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Theology

F.D. Maurice (1805–72) was one of Victorian Britain's most controversial thinkers. Although he came from a Unitarian family and counted leading Unitarians as his friends, their influence on his work ... More


Maurice’s Social Witness

David Young

in F. D. Maurice and Unitarianism

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263395
eISBN:
9780191682520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263395.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Theology

Unitarianism proposes social concern that is rooted in faith. From the earliest days of Unitarianism, its adherents worked to reform schools, asylums, prisons, and hospitals not because they believed ... More


God the Father

David Young

in F. D. Maurice and Unitarianism

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263395
eISBN:
9780191682520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263395.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Theology

This chapter examines Maurice's dominant theological characteristics and assesses whether Unitarianism made a specific contribution to the shape and content of his teaching. The focus of this chapter ... More


Divine and Human Unity

David Young

in F. D. Maurice and Unitarianism

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198263395
eISBN:
9780191682520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198263395.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Theology

This chapter examines Maurice's concern with divine and human unity and also outlines his teachings on the divine. For Maurice, Fatherhood was the ground and primary quality of God, hence society ... More


“To Dream of Birds”: Autobiography, Photography, and Memory in Nina Bunjevac’s “August, 1977” and Fatherland

Mihaela Precup (ed.)

in The Canadian Alternative: Cartoonists, Comics, and Graphic Novels

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496815118
eISBN:
9781496815156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496815118.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This chapter examines Serbian-Canadian cartoonist Nina Bunjevac’s autobiographical story “August, 1977” and her graphic memoir, Fatherland, to establish their contribution not only to the debate on ... More


The Chinese Father: Masculinity, Conjugal Love, and Parental Involvement

Xuan Li and William Jankowiak

in Changing Chinese Masculinities: From Imperial Pillars of State to Global Real Men

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9789888208562
eISBN:
9789888313716
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208562.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

In this chapter the authors focus on the way in which contemporary Chinese men (re)negotiate the meanings and emergent norms that apply to being a good parent. On the basis of the wen-wu ... More


“Everything His Father Was Not”: Fatherhood and Father Figures in Barack Obama’s First Term

Heidi Ardizzone

in Race and the Obama Phenomenon: The Vision of a More Perfect Multiracial Union

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781628460216
eISBN:
9781626740426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628460216.003.0012
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines Obama’s performance as a father and its role in his political career. His public interactions with children are part of his own self-representation and the political ... More


Deliver Us from Evil: Black Family Hauntings in a Neoliberal State

Simone C. Drake

in When We Imagine Grace: Black Men and Subject Making

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226363837
eISBN:
9780226364025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226364025.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This chapter uses Hwesu S. Murray v. National Broadcasting Company, Inc., (1987) as a theoretical tool for analysing three films: Charles Burnett’s Killer of Sheep (1977); Kasi Lemmon’s The Caveman’s ... More


Father Involvement In the Early Years: An international comparison of policy and practice

Marina A. Adler and Karl Lenz (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781447318996
eISBN:
9781447319016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318996.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

Fatherhood is in transition and being challenged by often contradictory forces: societal mandates to be both an active father and provider, prevailing gender cultures, and the institutional ... More


Barack Hussein Obama, or, the Name of the Father

Tavia Nyong’o

in Race and the Obama Phenomenon: The Vision of a More Perfect Multiracial Union

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781628460216
eISBN:
9781626740426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628460216.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter argues that many commentators have held forth the possibility that Barack Obama might be the United States’ first “post-racial” president. Others have subjected this notion to a perhaps ... More


Breadwinners and homemakers: ideals of men and women in the family

Angela Davis

in Modern Motherhood: Women and Family in England, 1945-2000

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780719084553
eISBN:
9781781702109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084553.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In 1945 the ideal family was thought to consist of a mother as dependant homemaker, father as breadwinner, and two, three or four children. However this model family was transformed over the ... More


Fathers, friends, and families: Gothic kinship in Stephen King's Pet Sematary

John Sears

in Gothic kinship

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719088605
eISBN:
9781781707203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088605.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Chapter 6 is also concerned with the American nuclear family in his discussion of Pet Sematary, Stephen King’s most complex and pessimistic analysis of the American family. This Gothic novel presents ... More


Is This England ′86 and ′88? Memory, Haunting and Return through Television Seriality

David Rolinson and Faye Woods

in Shane Meadows: Critical Essays

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780748676392
eISBN:
9780748693856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748676392.003.0013
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

A preoccupation with real or symbolic father-figures is perhaps the dominant thematic trope in Shane Meadows' films. Often associated with the so-called ‘crisis of masculinity’, this emphasis on ... More


Publishing in the Exclusion Crisis (1679–81): Patriarcha between fatherhood and fatherland

Cesare Cuttica

in Sir Robert Filmer (1588-1653) and the Patriotic Monarch: Patriarchalism in seventeenth-century political thought

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780719083747
eISBN:
9781781704745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083747.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Following the work of Jonathan Scott, Mark Knights and others, chapter 7 – which starts Part II – clarifies the continuities in political theory as much as in political practice that accompanied the ... More


‘’Tis My Father’s Fault’: Tristram Shandy and Paternal Imagination

Jenifer Buckley

in The Male Body in Medicine and Literature

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781786940520
eISBN:
9781789629170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940520.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Jenifer Buckley commences her analysis of Sterne from the notion, influenced by the findings of Leeuwenhoek, that the thoughts of a father at the point of ejaculation could positively affect the ... More


Qualitative longitudinal research: researching fatherhood and fathers’ experiences

Tina Miller

in Fathers, Families and Relationships: Researching everyday lives

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447331476
eISBN:
9781447331490
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447331476.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter focuses on a qualitative longitudinal (QL) research project, Transition to Fatherhood, and later episodes of fathering and fatherhood experiences. It begins by exploring the research ... More


Breaking Point

Steven C. Smith

in Music by Max Steiner: The Epic Life of Hollywood's Most Influential Composer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190623272
eISBN:
9780190623302
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190623272.003.0017
Subject:
Music, History, American

GWTW restored Steiner to the top rank of film composers; and in 1940, Jack Warner assigned him to a series of A-pictures that remain jewels in that studio’s crown. In assessing scores for such movies ... More


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