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Introduction

Rebecca Maloy

in Inside the Offertory: Aspects of Chronology and Transmission

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195315172
eISBN:
9780199776252
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315172.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition, History, Western

This chapter begins with an introduction to the problems examined in subsequent chapters and the methodologies employed to address them. Next is a review of sources of information about the offertory ... More


The Merovingians and the Papacy

J. M. Wallace‐Hadrill

in The Frankish Church

Published in print:
1983
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198269069
eISBN:
9780191600777
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269064.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Church History

The relationship between the Merovingian Frankish Church and the papacy is examined from the time of the first Frankish settlers. It is found to have carried on in a similar manner to that between ... More


The Historical Position of British Romani

Yaron Matras

in Romani in Britain: The Afterlife of a Language

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639045
eISBN:
9780748671526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639045.003.0003
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter describes the inflected form of Romani that was spoken in Britain and explores its position within the Romani dialectal landscape. The coverage of Romani in Britain begins in 1542. In ... More


Romani in Britain: The Afterlife of a Language

Yaron Matras

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639045
eISBN:
9780748671526
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639045.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Romani is one of Britain's oldest and most established minority languages. Brought to the country by Romani immigrants from continental Europe in the sixteenth century or even earlier, it was spoken ... More


The Roots of Romani

Yaron Matras

in Romani in Britain: The Afterlife of a Language

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639045
eISBN:
9780748671526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639045.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter describes the historical origins of Romani and its split into different dialects. A series of innovations surpass as separating Romani from the bulk of the Indo-Aryan language group. The ... More


Visibly authentic: images of Romani people from 19th-century culture to the digital age

Jodie Matthews

in Heritage as Community Research: Legacies of Co-Production

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447345299
eISBN:
9781447345343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345299.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This chapter assesses how heritage can be circulated and discussed through active means, looking at the dangerous and damaging stereotypes of the Romani community in the media and on social media. ... More


Sounding Roman: Representation and Performing Identity in Western Turkey

Sonia Tamar Seeman

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780199949243
eISBN:
9780190908294
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199949243.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Sounding Roman traces the role of music performance in maintaining, shaping, and challenging ascribed social identities of Roman (“Gypsy”) groups, who constitute one of the most socially reviled and ... More


Angloromani: A Different Kind of Language?

Yaron Matras

in Romani in Britain: The Afterlife of a Language

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639045
eISBN:
9780748671526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639045.003.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter explores the question of ‘languageness’ in connection with the Angloromani lexicon. The story of Angloromani begins with the arrival of the Roms. The chapter then investigates a number ... More


The Conversational Functions of Angloromani

Yaron Matras

in Romani in Britain: The Afterlife of a Language

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639045
eISBN:
9780748671526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639045.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter provides an analysis of Angloromani's conversational functions and ongoing efforts. The claim here is that Angloromani serves as a kind of formalisation or conventionalisation of a mode ... More


Conclusions: The Decline, Death and Afterlife of a Language

Yaron Matras

in Romani in Britain: The Afterlife of a Language

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639045
eISBN:
9780748671526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639045.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter summarises the historical scenario which has been proposed as an explanation for the emergence of Angloromani. The key questions in the fields of language contact, language death, and ... More


Breaking the Exclusion Cycle: How to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Ana Bracic

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190050672
eISBN:
9780190050702
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050672.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Social exclusion of marginalized populations is an intractable problem of global relevance. Breaking the Exclusion Cycle develops a theory of how individual behaviors contribute to its persistence, ... More


Ági Szalóki and Multiethnic Femininity

Barbara Rose Lange

in Local Fusions: Folk Music Experiments in Central Europe at the Millennium

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780190245368
eISBN:
9780190245399
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190245368.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter 2 details how female performers with Romani (Gypsy) and Magyar ancestry face constraints of mixed ethnicity and gender, discussing the career of singer Ági Szalóki. The chapter outlines how ... More


Toward a History of Social Construction: The Formation of Romani Groups in the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires

Sonia Tamar Seeman

in Sounding Roman: Representation and Performing Identity in Western Turkey

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780199949243
eISBN:
9780190908294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199949243.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter discusses the historical origins and experiences of Roma and related groups in Anatolia from Byzantine to the Ottoman Empires. Byzantine and Ottoman philosophical beliefs regarding moral ... More


Science and Faith: The Istituto di Studi Romani, 1922–1929

Joshua Arthurs

in Excavating Modernity: The Roman Past in Fascist Italy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449987
eISBN:
9780801468841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449987.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the Istituto di Studi Romani (Institute of Roman Studies, or ISR), a research center founded during the early years of Benito Mussolini's regime. The ISR, with Carlo Galassi ... More


Empire, Race, and the Decline of Romanità, 1936–1945

Joshua Arthurs

in Excavating Modernity: The Roman Past in Fascist Italy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449987
eISBN:
9780801468841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449987.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the challenges of representing Rome in the context of imperial conquest, racial theory, and total war. It considers shifts in romanità during the latter years of Benito ... More


Conclusion

Joshua Arthurs

in Excavating Modernity: The Roman Past in Fascist Italy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449987
eISBN:
9780801468841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449987.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book concludes by focusing on the careers of various actors who played important roles in the creation of Fascist romanità after World War II, as well as the fate of institutions like the ... More


Humanist Books and Lawyers’ Libraries in Early Eighteenth-Century Scotland: Charles Areskine of Alva’s Library

Karen G Baston

in Reassessing Legal Humanism and its Claims: Petere Fontes?

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781474408851
eISBN:
9781474418522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474408851.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Charles Areskine of Alva, a Scottish advocate of the first half of the eighteenth century, combined his professional activities with an academic interest in the sources of law. The books he collected ... More


Ritual of Memory in Constructing the Modern Identity of Eastern European Romanies

Slawomir Kapraiski (ed.)

in The Role of the Romanies: Images and Counter-Images of ‘Gypsies’/Romanies in European Cultures

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236795
eISBN:
9781846313950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853236795.003.0014
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter examines the ways in which cultural tradition may be associated with memories of the Holocaust. It looks at the ‘Romani Caravan of Memory’, an annual pilgrimage made by Polish Romanies ... More


The Promise of—and the Threats to—Historical Linguistics as a Complement of Bentleyan World History

Martin W. Lewis

in Encounters Old and New in World History: Essays Inspired by Jerry H. Bentley

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824865917
eISBN:
9780824875626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824865917.003.0012
Subject:
History, Historiography

Historical linguistics offers powerful tools for the broad-based approach to world history pioneered by Jerry Bentley. Linguistic analysis, for example, has allowed scholars to solve the mystery of ... More


Romani activism and community development: are mediators the way forward?

Colin Clark

in Community Organising Against Racism: Race', Ethnicity and Community Development

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447333746
eISBN:
9781447333791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333746.003.0012
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This chapter examines a particular example of ‘democratic participation’ within the diverse and heterogeneous Roma communities across Europe — the role of community and cultural mediators. It asks ... More


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