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The Revelations of St. Birgitta of Sweden: Volume II: Liber Caelestis, Books IV–V

Bridget Morris (ed.)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195166262
eISBN:
9780199868223
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166262.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This is the second volume of the translation of the Revelations of St. Birgitta of Sweden. It contains Book IV and Book V, the so-called Liber Quaestionum (The Book of Questions). Book IV includes ... More


Introduction

Bridget Morris (ed.)

in The Revelations of St. Birgitta of Sweden: Volume II: Liber Caelestis, Books IV–V

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195166262
eISBN:
9780199868223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166262.003.0149
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Book V, also known as the Liber Quaestionum (The Book of Questions), comprises sixteen “interrogations,” each divided into questions and answers, and a number of separate “revelations” that are ... More


Consolations on the Departure of the Consoler

James Ker

in The Deaths of Seneca

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195387032
eISBN:
9780199866793
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387032.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter shows how Seneca's conduct in the death scene served in part as the culmination of a career of writing consolations. It traces the background of this career in Ciceronian consolation, ... More


Thynne and Tuke's Apocrypha ‘Chaucer’ and the Poetry of Moderation

Greg Walker

in Writing Under Tyranny: English Literature and the Henrician Reformation

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199283330
eISBN:
9780191712630
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199283330.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter looks in detail at the contents and arrangement of Thynne’s 1532 edition of Chaucer’s Works. It examines the three poems placed at the beginning of the volume: the anonymous Eight Goodly ... More


Introduction

Gareth Williams

in The Cosmic Viewpoint: A Study of Seneca's Natural Questions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199731589
eISBN:
9780199933112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199731589.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

Beyond discussion of basics (date of the work, the original ordering of Seneca's books, their place in the ancient meteorological tradition), this chapter distinguishes the approach to Seneca's ... More


Community Networking: The Native American Telecommunications Continuum

Randy Ross

in Social Media Archeology and Poetics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262034654
eISBN:
9780262336871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034654.003.0018
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

Community Networking -- The Native American Telecommunications Continuum Computer mediated communications -- has evolved exponentially each decade since the mid-1980’s. Pre-Internet exploration in ... More


Burning Questions a Film By

Mishael Porembski

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 16: Focusing on Jewish Popular Culture and Its Afterlife

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774730
eISBN:
9781800340732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774730.003.0041
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter highlights Mishael Porembski's film Burning Questions. Burning Questions is a thoughtful and at times deeply moving personal meditation set within the vexing American context of ... More


Hearing Procedure II – The Merits of the Case

Derek P. Auchie and Ailsa Carmichael

in The Scottish Mental Health Tribunal: Practice and Procedure

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781845860226
eISBN:
9781474406291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845860226.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

In this chapter we consider how the merits of a case should be dealt with by the tribunal. This stage begins once all preliminary matters have been dealt with. It is not possible to lay down an ... More


Introduction

James L. Marsh and Anna J. Brown

in Faith, Resistance, and the Future: Daniel Berrigan's Challenge to Catholic Social Thought

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780823239825
eISBN:
9780823239863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823239825.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The introduction contains a biography of Berrigan’s life, brief descriptions of each chapter in the book, a reflection on the inter-relationships and implications of each chapter, and future ... More


Thomas Aquinas's Quodlibetal Questions

Brian Davies and Turner Nevitt (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780190069520
eISBN:
9780190069568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190069520.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Thomas Aquinas was one of the most significant Christian thinkers of the middle ages and ranks among the greatest philosophers and theologians of all time. In the mid-thirteenth century, as a teacher ... More


The significance of the demonic episode in the legend of St Margaret

Juliana Dresvina

in A Maid with a Dragon: The Cult of St Margaret of Antioch in Medieval England

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780197265963
eISBN:
9780191772061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265963.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Chapter 11 focuses on St Margaret’s encounter with the dragon and the black demon. It argues that the saint’s conversation with the black demon, in which Margaret is tempted with arcane knowledge and ... More


An LTER Network Overview and Introduction to El Niño–Southern Oscillation (ENSO) Climatic Signal and Response

David Greenland

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/9780195150599.003.0015
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

Part II of this book deals with the quasi-quintennial timescale that is dominated by the El Niño–Southern Oscillation (ENSO) phenomenon. During the last 50 ... More


Decadal Climate Variation and Coho Salmon Catch

David Greenland

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/9780195150599.003.0025
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

When temporally smoothed data are used for the period 1925 to 1985 there is a close inverse statistical relationship acting at an interdecadal timescale ... More


The Interdecadal Timescale—Synthesis

Douglas G. Goodin and Maurice J. McHugh

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/9780195150599.003.0028
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

The five chapters of part III provide a broad overview of decadal-scale climate processes and their ecological effect in a variety of ecosystems. Written ... More


Century- to Millennial-Scale Climate Change and Ecosystem Response in Taylor Valley, Antarctica

Andrew G. Fountain and W. Berry Lyons

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/9780195150599.003.0031
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

The view of climate change during the Pleistocene and the Holocene was very much different a mere decade ago. With the collection and detailed analyses of ... More


Century to Millennial Timescale—Synthesis

Douglas G. Goodin and Raymond C. Smith

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/9780195150599.003.0034
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

At longer timescales, the interaction among climate, ecosystems, and the abiotic components of the environment become increasingly important. These ... More


Introductory Overview

David Greenland 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/9780195150599.003.0036
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

The timescale structure of this book has served well to keep the attention of investigators focused on specific aspects of climate variability and ... More


Climate Variability and Ecosystem Response at the H. J. Andrews Long-Term Ecological Research Site

David Greenland and Frederick Bierlmaier

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/9780195150599.003.0037
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

The H. J. Andrews (AND) Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) site represents the temperate coniferous forest of the Pacific Northwest (PNW) of the United ... More


Climate Variability and Ecosystem Response—Synthesis

Greenland David 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/9780195150599.003.0039
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Meteorology and Climatology

At the outset we identified the theme of this book as how ecosystems respond to climate variability. We have examined this theme at a variety of LTER sites ... More


Armenian Philonic Corpus

Abraham Terian

in A Guide to Early Jewish Texts and Traditions in Christian Transmission

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780190863074
eISBN:
9780190863104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190863074.003.0016
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This chapter accounts for the nearly one-fifth of the extant works of Philo that have reached us by way of a sixth-century Armenian translation, including substantial parts of QG and QE as well as ... More


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