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Busted Sooks, Rank Peelers, and White-Belly Jimmies: Mudlarking Words for Crabs

Bernard L. Herman

in A South You Never Ate: Savoring Flavors and Stories from the Eastern Shore of Virginia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653471
eISBN:
9781469653495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653471.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The trade in blue crabs remains an important part of the Eastern Shore economy, and it traces its origins back to the arrival of the railroad and advances in food processing and preservation in the ... More


The Common Customs Tariff: Administration and Interpretation

Timothy Lyons QC

in EU Customs Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198784029
eISBN:
9780191927768
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198784029.003.0005
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The Common Customs Tariff (‘the Tariff’) came into existence on 1 July 1968 nearly 18 months ahead of schedule. Its creation was a formidable achievement. It has been said that a total of 20,000 ... More


Beyond the Binary: Transforming Ecologies in Susan Fenimore Cooper’s Rural Hours and Celia Thaxter’s Among the Isle of Shoals

Jillmarie Murphy

in Gendered Ecologies: New Materialist Interpretations of Women Writers in the Long Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781949979046
eISBN:
9781789629705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979046.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Claude Lévi-Strauss’s theory of binary opposition considers oppositional categories as a fundamental effect of human cognition. Humans, Lévi-Strauss argues, structure the world and their existence in ... More


Species and the Fossil Record of Fishes

William E. Bemis

in Species and Speciation in the Fossil Record

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226377445
eISBN:
9780226377582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226377582.003.0012
Subject:
Biology, Paleontology: Biology

Naming new species of fossil fishes serves two related but different purposes: 1) species names provide practical constructs for understanding paleodiversity by linking specimens to localities and ... More


Chemical Formulas and Nomenclature

Christopher O. Oriakhi

in Chemistry in Quantitative Language: Fundamentals of General Chemistry Calculations

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780198867784
eISBN:
9780191904509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867784.003.0005
Subject:
Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Quantum and Theoretical Chemistry

Chemical Formula and Nomenclature explains the rules for writing chemical formulas and naming compounds. The concept of oxidation number and how to determine it within a molecule or a polyatomic ion ... More


‘Cues’: The Function of Unfamiliar Diction

Peter Wright

in Attending Daedalus: Gene Wolfe, Artifice and the Reader

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780853238188
eISBN:
9781846312618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853238188.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Focussing on Wolfe's use of eclectic and archaic vocabulary and nomenclature throughout The Urth Cycle, this chapter argues that such diction establishes a shifting kaleidoscope of adumbration and ... More


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