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The Exile

Tracey A. Sowerby

in Renaissance and Reform in Tudor England: The Careers of Sir Richard Morison

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199584635
eISBN:
9780191723162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199584635.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The accession of Mary Tudor brought Morison's long service to the crown to an end, and after the failure of Wyatt's rebellion (in which he was implicated), Morison left England for a safe haven ... More


The European Convention on Human Rights and the Conflict in Northern Ireland

Brice Dickson

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199571383
eISBN:
9780191721854
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571383.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book provides a comprehensive account of the role played by the European Convention on Human Rights during the conflict in Northern Ireland from 1968. It studies the effectiveness of the ... More


Martin Bucer’s Irenic Approach to Reform

Brian Lugioyo

in Martin Bucer’s Doctrine of Justification: Reformation Theology and Early Modern Irenicism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195387360
eISBN:
9780199866663
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387360.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Church History

Chapter 2 elucidates Martin Bucer’s missiological and unitive strategy centered on the doctrine of justification. While providing a brief survey of Bucer’s career in Strasbourg, this chapter ... More


Early Fumblings with the Convention

Brice Dickson

in The European Convention on Human Rights and the Conflict in Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199571383
eISBN:
9780191721854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571383.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Any examination of the role played by the European Convention on Human Rights in the conflict of Northern Ireland has to begin with an account of the origins and content of the Convention and with an ... More


Johannes Geiler Von Kaysersberg (1445–1510): Pastoral Care and Human Responsibility

David C. Steinmetz

in Reformers in the Wings: From Geiler von Kaysersberg to Theodore Beza

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195130485
eISBN:
9780199869008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195130480.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Geiler von Kaysersberg was a famous preacher in the city of Strasbourg who lived in the period before Reformation. This chapter compares Geiler's theory of preaching, which linked preaching to the ... More


The State’s Victory Over Defiant Municipalities

John Merriman

in Police Stories: Building the French State, 1815-1851

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195072532
eISBN:
9780199867790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195072532.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This final chapter describes and analyzes the gradual victory of state centralization over recurrent municipal claims of authority over the commissaires de police. It takes as its central example the ... More


Origins and Language

Ardis Butterfield

in The Familiar Enemy: Chaucer, Language, and Nation in the Hundred Years War

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199574865
eISBN:
9780191722127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199574865.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature, European Literature

This revisits the symbolic importance attached to language and stories of national origin in some of the earliest examples of written ‘English’ and ‘French’ – the former, on Hengist and Horsa, ... More


The Translation and Reception of Tony Harrison’s Poetry in France

Cécile Marshall

in New Light on Tony Harrison

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780197266519
eISBN:
9780191884238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266519.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Cécile Marshall, whose doctoral thesis analysed Harrison’s poems, films and plays (Université Michel de Montaigne, Bordeaux 3, Bordeaux, France), went on to translate some of these works into French. ... More


The Strasbourg Perspective and its Effect on the Court of Justice: Is Mutual Respect Enough?

Robin CA White

in Continuity and Change in EU Law: Essays in Honour of Sir Francis Jacobs

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199219032
eISBN:
9780191711862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219032.003.0008
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter focuses on the relationship between the Strasbourg Court and the European Court of Justice. Specifically, it addresses the question of whether mutual respect between the two Courts is ... More


Beyond Expulsion: Jews, Christians, and Reformation Strasbourg

Debra Kaplan

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804774420
eISBN:
9780804779050
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804774420.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This book is a history of Jewish–Christian interactions in early modern Strasbourg, a city from which the Jews had been expelled and banned from residence in the late fourteenth century. It shows ... More


Veneratio Sarracenorum: Shared Devotion among Muslims and Christians, According to Burchard of Strasbourg, Envoy from Frederic Barbarossa to Saladin (c. 1175)

John V. Tolan

in Sons of Ishmael: Muslims through European Eyes in the Middle Ages

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032221
eISBN:
9780813038964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032221.003.0007
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

This chapter discusses an account of Burchard of Strasbourg of his travels from Cairo to Damascus in a bid to negotiate an alliance with Saladin. Along with his numerous descriptions of the things he ... More


The Faltering of a Regional Economy

Tom Scott

in Regional Identity and Economic Change: The Upper Rhine 1450-1600

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206446
eISBN:
9780191677120
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206446.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Economic History

Strasbourg, the regional metropolis of the Upper Rhine, was severely shaken by the collapse in 1559 of the French financial consortium, the Grand Parti, in which its merchants had invested heavily. ... More


For Strasbourg: Conversations of Friendship and Philosophy

Jacques Derrida

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256488
eISBN:
9780823261352
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256488.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

For Strasbourg: Conversations of Friendship and Philosophy consists of four essays and interviews by French philosopher and literary theorist Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) about the city of Strasbourg ... More


Conflict 356–61

John F. Drinkwater

in The Alamanni and Rome 213-496: (Caracalla to Clovis)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199295685
eISBN:
9780191711718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199295685.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter deals with Romano-Alamannic conflict in the period when Julian campaigned in Gaul. The great interest in his activities shown by the sources and Julian's own writings provide the best ... More


From Tailor's Son to Enlightened Abbé: A Provincial Journey

Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall

in The Abbe Gregoire and the French Revolution: The Making of Modern Universalism

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520241800
eISBN:
9780520931091
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520241800.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter begins its journey in Lorraine, four decades before the Revolution, where a child named Baptiste Henry was born to modest artisans named Bastien Grégoire and Marguerite Thiébaut. Aided ... More


Goethe’s Architectural Epiphanies

Daniel L. Purdy

in On the Ruins of Babel: Architectural Metaphor in German Thought

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801476761
eISBN:
9780801460050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801476761.003.0007
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural Theory and Criticism

This chapter argues that Goethe's praise of the Gothic Strasbourg cathedral in his 1772 essay, “On German Architecture,” stands in opposition to the reigning canon of architectural taste, as does his ... More


Legal Protection of Religious Freedom

REX AHDAR and IAN LEIGH

in Religious Freedom in the Liberal State

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199253623
eISBN:
9780191719769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253623.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

In liberal democracies, one is unlikely to hear a principled case for religious intolerance, disabilities, and persecution. However, state and societal practices in many contemporary Islamic states ... More


Free Speech

Joshua Rozenberg

in Privacy and the Press

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199288472
eISBN:
9780191700507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199288472.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

Freedom of expression is one of the essential foundations of a democratic society. That was said by the European Court of Human Rights as long ago as 1976; the judges who put their name to this ... More


Liberty Intact: Human Rights in English Law

Michael Tugendhat

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780198790990
eISBN:
9780191833403
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790990.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This short history of human rights for lawyers, and others interested in history and politics, shows that they are British rights, not because Britons invented these ‘rights of mankind’, but because ... More


An Overview of the Convention’s Evolution from the 1950s to the Early 1970s

Ed Bates

in The Evolution of the European Convention on Human Rights: From Its Inception to the Creation of a Permanent Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199207992
eISBN:
9780191728440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207992.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, EU Law

This chapter analyses the early history of the Convention, focusing as it does on the situation of the Strasbourg institutions in the 1950s, 1960s, and up to the early 1970s. It starts by discussing ... More


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