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The Third Kingdom

S. J. Connolly

in Contested Island: Ireland 1460-1630

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780198208167
eISBN:
9780191716546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208167.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

From 1603, Ireland, England, and Scotland became part of a composite monarchy ruled by the new Stuart dynasty. One consequence was that a large scale colonization project — the plantation of Ulster — ... More


Publishing Praise: The Circulation of Elizabethan Entertainment Texts

Gabriel Heaton

in Writing and Reading Royal Entertainments: From George Gascoigne to Ben Jonson

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199213115
eISBN:
9780191707148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213115.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Drama, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter explores how the texts of Elizabethan country house entertainments were produced and circulated through the media of printed pamphlet and manuscript separate, the distinctive features of ... More


“Learn to Write Well”: The China Hands and the Communist-ification of Diplomatic Reporting

Hannah Gurman

in The Dissent Papers: The Voices of Diplomats in the Cold War and Beyond

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158725
eISBN:
9780231530354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158725.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter analyzes how the principle of insider writing was used to understand the complexities of foreign policy. It follows the development of the diplomatic writing prowess of Foreign Service ... More


Encounters with East Asia: Inheritance of a Strategic Perspective

Paul J. Heer

in Mr. X and the Pacific: George F. Kennan and American Policy in East Asia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501711145
eISBN:
9781501711169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501711145.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter traces the primary sources of Kennan’s strategic perspective on East Asia: fellow diplomats John Van Antwerp MacMurray and John Paton Davies, Jr. From MacMurray’s writings Kennan ... More


Frank William Walbank 1909–2008

JOHN DAVIES

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 172, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows, X

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264904
eISBN:
9780191754081
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264904.003.0016
Subject:
History, Historiography

Frank Walbank, a scholar of ancient Greek history best known for his commentary on Polybios, held the Chair of Latin at Liverpool University and was active in university administration. He was ... More


China: “Minimum Aid” and “Maximum Flexibility”

Paul J. Heer

in Mr. X and the Pacific: George F. Kennan and American Policy in East Asia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501711145
eISBN:
9781501711169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501711145.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter chronicles Kennan’s and Davies’s central and successful role in formulating US policy toward China on behalf of Secretary of State Marshall during 1947-49. Their focus was on justifying ... More


Aftermath of Korea: The End of a Strategic Vision for East Asia

Paul J. Heer

in Mr. X and the Pacific: George F. Kennan and American Policy in East Asia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501711145
eISBN:
9781501711169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501711145.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter discusses how the impact of the Korean War undermined and ultimately destroyed Kennan’s strategic vision for US policy in East Asia. It led to the US militarization of Japan; US security ... More


Prelude to the Korean War: Applying the “Strategic Concept” on the East Asian Periphery

Paul J. Heer

in Mr. X and the Pacific: George F. Kennan and American Policy in East Asia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501711145
eISBN:
9781501711169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501711145.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter discusses how Kennan attempted to apply his strategic vision along the periphery of East Asia, after having assessed that China and the rest of the mainland were strategically expendable ... More


Spellings in A Lover’s Complaint as Evidence of Authorship

MacDonald P. Jackson

in Determining the Shakespeare Canon: Arden of Faversham and A Lover's Complaint

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198704416
eISBN:
9780191795299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198704416.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies, Drama

Every unusual-seeming spelling in A Lover’s Complaint, as preserved in the 1609 quarto, was checked by means of Literature Online for rarity within plays of 1590–1614 and poems of 1593–1617. These ... More


Irish Doctors and Theologians on Heredity and the Human Soul

Ian Campbell

in Renaissance humanism and ethnicity before race: The Irish and the English in the seventeenth century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719088360
eISBN:
9781781706022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088360.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Chapter five tackles the problem of the seventeenth century theory of heredity head on. The learned Irish physician Dermot O’Meara, who attended earls of Ormond and loudly proclaimed his adherence to ... More


Mr. X and the Pacific: George F. Kennan and American Policy in East Asia

Paul J. Heer

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501711145
eISBN:
9781501711169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501711145.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This book chronicles and assesses the little-known involvement of US diplomat George F. Kennan—renowned as an expert on the Soviet Union—in US policy toward East Asia, primarily in the early Cold War ... More


A Lover’s Complaint: Phrases and Collocations

MacDonald P. Jackson

in Determining the Shakespeare Canon: Arden of Faversham and A Lover's Complaint

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198704416
eISBN:
9780191795299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198704416.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies, Drama

Controversy over the authenticity of A Lover’s Complaint, published in 1609 within the quarto entitled Shakespeare’s Sonnets, is outlined. The results are described of an earlier investigation that ... More


The Case of Mixt Monies (1604)

David Fox

in Money in the Western Legal Tradition: Middle Ages to Bretton Woods

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198704744
eISBN:
9780191774041
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198704744.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter considers the legal reasoning in in Gilbert v. Brett (‘Case of Mixt Monies’), a decision in the Privy Council of England which confirmed the principle of monetary nominalism in the ... More


The Life After: From Internal Dissenter to Public Prophet

Hannah Gurman

in The Dissent Papers: The Voices of Diplomats in the Cold War and Beyond

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158725
eISBN:
9780231530354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158725.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This concluding chapter first claims the semblance between the prophetic tradition and the dissenting tradition of the U.S. diplomatic establishment. The power of the prophecy is at least partly ... More


An Evening on Mars

Jonathan R. Eller

in Bradbury Beyond Apollo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043413
eISBN:
9780252052293
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043413.003.0036
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Chapter 35 begins with the Red Planet success of Pathfinder and the Mars rover Sojourner, and continues with Bradbury’s hosting of NASA’s 1998 Thomas O. Paine Memorial Award ceremony under the title ... More


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