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A sense of place: Regional British television drama, 1956-82

Lez Cooke

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719086786
eISBN:
9781781706329
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086786.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

This pioneering study examines regional British television drama from its beginnings on the BBC and ITV in the 1950s to the arrival of Channel Four in 1982. It discusses the ways in which ... More


Ethnic Conflict and Protest in Tibet and Xinjiang: Unrest in China's West

Ben Hillman and Gray Tuttle (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780231169981
eISBN:
9780231540445
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231169981.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Despite more than a decade of rapid economic development, rising living standards, and large-scale improvements in infrastructure and services, China’s western borderlands are awash in a wave of ... More


City regions and the cities within them: Connecting two overlapping scales

John Sturzaker and Alexander Nurse

in Rescaling Urban Governance: Planning, Localism and Institutional Change

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447350774
eISBN:
9781447350828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350774.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter charts the demise of the regional agenda and the shift towards city-regional thinking which has underpinned much of the recent devolution agenda. Considering the similarities to the ... More


Migration in Rural England in the Later Middle Ages

Christopher Dyer

in Migrants in Medieval England, c. 500-c. 1500

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197266724
eISBN:
9780191916052
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266724.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter surveys research on rural migration in medieval England and investigates the frequency of migration, length of journeys, mechanisms which enabled migration, migrants’ motives for ... More


With, Without, or Against the State?: How European Regions Play the Brussels Game

Michaël Tatham

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198758624
eISBN:
9780191818547
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198758624.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Much research has highlighted that sub-state entities (SSEs)—such as the German Länder, the Spanish autonomous communities, or the French regions—mobilize at the European level. This literature, ... More


The Basque presence in Brussels

Angela K. Bourne

in The European Union and the Accommodation of Basque Difference in Spain

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067501
eISBN:
9781781701348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067501.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter takes a look at Basque participation in EU decision bodies, including the European Commission advisory committees and the Committee of the Regions (CoR). It studies the responses of the ... More


BBC English Regions Drama

Lez Cooke

in A sense of place: Regional British television drama, 1956-82

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719086786
eISBN:
9781781706329
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086786.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

Chapter 4 provides an extensive case study of BBC English Regions Drama, based at BBC Pebble Mill in Birmingham, from its foundation in 1971 to the early 1980s. This chapter explores the model of ... More


Epilogue

Catherine Tatiana Dunlop

in Cartophilia: Maps and the Search for Identity in the French-German Borderland

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226173023
eISBN:
9780226173160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226173160.003.0007
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Cultural and Historical Geography

This chapter concludes the book with a reflection on the state of map making and map reading in Europe today. It analyses a recent exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris which presented historical ... More


Contesting the Western Regions and the High Grasslands: China and Tibet

Zhenping Wang

in Tang China in Multi-Polar Asia: A History of Diplomacy and War

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836443
eISBN:
9780824870904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836443.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter illustrates that from the very beginning of its relations with China, Tibet positioned itself as a peer state of the Tang, not as a submissive vassal to its Chinese overlord. Fostering ... More


Referencing Europe: usages of Europe in national identity projects

Jenny Ozga and Farah Dubois-Shaik

in Governing Europe's spaces: European Union re-imagined

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719091858
eISBN:
9781781708415
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091858.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter works with the idea of conceptualising Europe organically and as coming into being through the actions of groups of actors whose interests are socially constructed. The actors in ... More


Emphasising mutual benefit: rethinking the impact agenda through the lens of Share Academy

Judy Willcocks

in The Impact of Co-Production: From Community Engagement To Social Justice

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447330288
eISBN:
9781447330332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330288.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

This chapter examines the relationship between universities and museums in the UK. By focusing on two case studies, namely, Peckham Cultural Institute and the ‘Local roots/global routes: the legacies ... More


Stadium travels: spectatorship, territorial identity and global connections, 1900–60

Robert W. Lewis

in The Stadium Century: Sport, Spectatorship and Mass Society in Modern France

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781526106247
eISBN:
9781526120816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526106247.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter turns to the ways in which stadia, sport and spectators both in France and elsewhere around the globe helped generate changing place-based communities and identities. French stadia ... More


Salvation in Writing and the Annex of Indian Buddhism

Stuart H. Young

in Conceiving the Indian Buddhist Patriarchs in China

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824841201
eISBN:
9780824868598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824841201.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

Chapter 3 discusses how Sui-Tang Buddhist exegetes integrated Aśvaghoṣa, Nāgārjuna, and Āryadeva into broader efforts to redefine China as the epicenter of Buddhist enlightenment. This chapter ... More


Conclusion: The Country of Regions

Nancy P. Appelbaum

in Mapping the Country of Regions: The Chorographic Commission of Nineteenth-Century Colombia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781469627441
eISBN:
9781469627465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627441.003.0010
Subject:
History, Latin American History

The conclusion briefly places Colombia in a broader framework, comparing it to other Latin American cases. The conclusion also traces the commission’s problematic long-term legacies for Colombia ... More


Five Theses on Regional Governance

Liesbet Hooghe and Gary Marks

in Community, Scale, and Regional Governance: A Postfunctionalist Theory of Governance, Volume II

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198766971
eISBN:
9780191821189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198766971.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter makes five claims about the past and future of regional governance. Each is a building bloc in a postfunctionalist theory of governance: (1) regional governance has undergone a quiet ... More


SNAs in the Contemporary European Union

Michèle Finck

in Subnational Authorities in EU Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198810896
eISBN:
9780191848025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810896.003.0002
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The present chapter introduces the book’s subject of analysis: subnational authorities (SNAs). It will illustrate the highly variegated nature of local and regional authorities in the various Member ... More


The discursive role of Europe in a disunited kingdom

Klaus Stolz

in The road to Brexit: A cultural perspective on British attitudes to Europe

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781526145086
eISBN:
9781526155559
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526145093.00012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter delineates major historical changes in the role that Europe has played in domestic discourse on the territorial order of the United Kingdom. It is argued that Europe has a uniform effect ... More


Article 306 TFEU

Marcus Klamert

in The EU Treaties and the Charter of Fundamental Rights: A Commentary

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198794561
eISBN:
9780191927874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198759393.003.454
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Article 264 EC The Committee of the Regions shall elect its chairman and officers from among its members for a term of two and a half years.


Article 307 TFEU

Marcus Klamert

in The EU Treaties and the Charter of Fundamental Rights: A Commentary

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198794561
eISBN:
9780191927874
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198759393.003.455
Subject:
Law, EU Law

Article 265 EC The Committee of the Regions shall be consulted by the European Parliament, by the Council or by the Commission where the Treaties so provide and in all other cases, in particular ... More


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