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The Voice of Conscience: The Church in the Mind of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Lewis Baldwin

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195380316
eISBN:
9780199869299
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380316.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book explores various images of the Christian church in the thought of Martin Luther King, Jr., with considerable attention to how he understood that institution in definitional terms. King’s ... More


Epilogue: The Intimate Historicism of Late Twentieth-Century Feminist Criticism

J. Samaine Lockwood

in Archives of Desire: The Queer Historical Work of New England Regionalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469625362
eISBN:
9781469625386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469625362.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, American Colonial Literature

This epilogue presents a series of recognitions regarding how the intimate historicism practiced by the New England regionalists—their sensual history making endeavors—resonate with the historicism ... More


In the Shadow of History: Sinn Féin 1926-70

Agnès Maillot

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719084898
eISBN:
9781526103918
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084898.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

From 1926 onward, Sinn Féin, which had been instrumental in the revolutionary period of 1919-23, faded into oblivion as a result of its intransigent and doctrinaire stance. This books unravels a ... More


Conclusion

Brandon K. Winford

in John Hervey Wheeler, Black Banking, and the Economic Struggle for Civil Rights

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813178257
eISBN:
9780813178264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178257.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Social Groups

The conclusion seeks to understand the last decade of John Hervey Wheeler’s life through a discussion about his lasting legacy as a banker and civil rights lawyer. It explains that Wheeler received a ... More


Twenty-First-Century Readings of E.M. Forster's 'Maurice'

Emma Sutton and Tsung-Han Tsai (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621808
eISBN:
9781800341265
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621808.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This is the first book-length study of Forster’s posthumously published novel. Nine essays focus exclusively on Maurice and its dynamic afterlives in literature, film and new media during the ... More


Conclusion

Agnès Maillot

in In the Shadow of History: Sinn Féin 1926-70

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719084898
eISBN:
9781526103918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084898.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter looks at the aftermath of the split between Officials and Privisionals in 1970, with an analysis of the different interpretations that were subsquently given for the split, and an ... More


Clark’s Death

Gwynne Tuell Potts

in George Rogers Clark and William Croghan: A Story of the Revolution, Settlement, and Early Life at Locust Grove

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813178677
eISBN:
9780813178707
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178677.003.0016
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

George Rogers Clark fell at his small Clarksville home in the winter of 1809, burning his right leg so severely it soon required amputation. He was moved to Locust Grove, the most commodious home his ... More


Conclusion: The Exploits and Sacrifices for the Education and Advancement of Ages Yet Unborn

Millington W. Bergeson-Lockwood

in Race Over Party: Black Politics and Partisanship in Late Nineteenth-Century Boston

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469640419
eISBN:
9781469640433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469640419.003.0010
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter summarizes the book and recounts its major themes. It argues that while the pursuit of independent politics began optimistically, by the end of the nineteenth century such hopes were ... More


Transcendence

Michael J Lannoo

in Leopold's Shack and Ricketts's Lab: The Emergence of Environmentalism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520264786
eISBN:
9780520946064
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520264786.003.0016
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

On Thursday, April 22, 1948, Dan Thompson, one of Aldo Leopold's students, and his research assistant were driving south along U.S. Highway 51 in northern Wisconsin when the news of Leopold's death ... More


The legacy of the Irish Free State Constitution

Laura Cahillane

in Drafting the Irish Free State Constitution

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781526100573
eISBN:
9781526115188
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526100573.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter builds on the conclusions reached at the end of the last chapter by attempting to discover whether the failures of the constitution were caused by defects in the constitutional design of ... More


Legacy

Gayden Wren

in A Most Ingenious Paradox: The Art of Gilbert and Sullivan

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195301724
eISBN:
9780199850655
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195301724.003.0019
Subject:
Music, Popular

Every creative person or team leaves two form of legacy: their surviving works and their influence on subsequent generations of artists. By the time of Gilbert’s death in 1911 the operas themselves ... More


Epilogue: This Is Your Father’s Guitar

Kevin D. Greene

in The Invention and Reinvention of Big Bill Broonzy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781469646497
eISBN:
9781469646510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646497.003.0010
Subject:
History, African-American History

Born in 1956 just two years before Big Bill’s death, Michael van Isveldt, Big Bill’s only known son and heir, lives with his family in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Overtime, Michael has become steward of ... More


Racial Terrorism: A Rhetorical Investigation of Lynching

Marouf A. Hasian Jr. and Nicholas S. Paliewicz

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781496831743
eISBN:
9781496831774
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496831743.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book provides readers with a critical rhetorical study of Montgomery, Alabama’s Legacy Museum and National Memorial for Peace and Justice. Using critical genealogical methods, the authors argue ... More


Conclusions

Marta Celati

in Conspiracy Literature in Early Renaissance Italy: Historiography and Princely Ideology

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198863625
eISBN:
9780191895999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863625.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

The final section sums up the main innovative findings of this whole study. It points out how starting from the second half of the fifteenth century the development of a ‘thematic genre’ of ... More


John Marchmont’s Legacy and the Topologies of Dispossession

Saverio Tomaiuolo

in In Lady Audley's Shadow: Mary Elizabeth Braddon and Victorian Literary Genres

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748641154
eISBN:
9780748651665
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641154.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter examines John Marchmont’s Legacy, where Braddon contrasts Marchmont Towers with railways and trains, and looks at how she connects both images with the theme of ‘dispossession’ that can ... More


Ayrton Senna: The Legacy of a Global Racing Icon

Viral Shah

in More than Cricket and Football: International Sport and the Challenge of Celebrity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781496809889
eISBN:
9781496809926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496809889.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Sport and Leisure

The focus of this chapter is Brazil’s Formula One race car driver and champion Ayrton Senna. Senna’s untimely death in his sport in 1994 resulted in three days of national mourning and in many ... More


Introductory Overview

Raymond C. Smith and Douglas G. Goodin

in Climate Variability and Ecosystem Response in Long-Term Ecological Research Sites

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195150599
eISBN:
9780197561881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195150599.003.0030
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

Elias argues (chapter 18, p. 370) that ecosystems are shaped by environmental changes that have occurred over thousands of years so that the century to millennial timescale is of particular ... More


The Language of Violation

Yetta Howard

in Ugly Differences: Queer Female Sexuality in the Underground

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780252041884
eISBN:
9780252050572
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041884.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

In this chapter, ugliness is observable as conceptual and textual in Sapphire’s underground performance poetry and subsequent body of work. Physical, verbal, and sexual abuse operates as a ... More


Conclusion

Itty Abraham

in How India Became Territorial: Foreign Policy, Diaspora, Geopolitics

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804791632
eISBN:
9780804792684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804791632.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter synthesizes the earlier chapters to draw the following conclusions. First, the extreme passions exhibited by territorial disputes in Asia are a product of the structural contradictions ... More


Leaving a legacy for civil society

Rhian Powell

in Civil Society through the Lifecourse

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447354833
eISBN:
9781447354857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447354833.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

In this chapter, Rhian Powell examines the perspectives and priorities of older people when thinking about the legacy they will leave after their death. She draws on semi-structured interviews with ... More


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