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Conclusion: Structures of Mobility

Fariha Shaikh

in Nineteenth-Century Settler Emigration in British Literature and Art

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474433693
eISBN:
9781474449663
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474433693.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The conclusion recounts the key themes of emigration literature. Although the purposes, audiences and contexts of production and consumption of the genres and media explored in Imaginary Distance ... More


Marketisation and Privatisation in Criminal Justice

Kevin Albertson, Mary Corcoran, and Jake Phillips (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447345701
eISBN:
9781447346579
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345701.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Criminal justice used to be thought of as a field autonomous from politics and the economy, with the management of crime and punishment being seen as essentially the responsibility of government. ... More


The Rescue of the Third Class on the Titanic: A Revisionist History

David Gleicher

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780973893410
eISBN:
9781786944634
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780973893410.001.0001
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This work seeks to understand why a disproportionately large number of third class passengers, particularly women and children, died during the sinking of the Titanic in relation to the first and ... More


Capital and American Economic Growth, 1774–1980

Robert E. Gallman and Paul W. Rhode

in Capital in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226633114
eISBN:
9780226633251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226633251.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter places Gallman’s estimates of the value of the United States fixed capital stock, from 1774 to 1840 into the large context. The chapter discusses using the changes in the capital stock ... More


Investment Flows and Capital Stocks

Robert E. Gallman, Paul W. Rhode, Robert E. Gallman, and Paul W. Rhode

in Capital in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226633114
eISBN:
9780226633251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226633251.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter compares the two ways to estimate the value of the capital stock: by cumulating investment flows, following the perpetual inventory procedures developed by Raymond Goldsmith (1955); or ... More


Appreciating Design

James E. Montgomery

in Al-Jā-hiẓ: In Praise of Books

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748683321
eISBN:
9780748695072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748683321.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter explores what it means for al-Jāḥẓ’s readers to appreciate design according to the theories he presents in The Book of Living. The chapter does this by reverting to a consideration of ... More


Conclusion

Jan Bryant

in Artmaking in the Age of Global Capitalism: Visual Practices, Philosophy, Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474456944
eISBN:
9781474476867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474456944.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

A small selection of works was presented in Part III as examples to show how artists are operating in the contested spaces of the political aesthetic today. Consistent with the historical materialist ... More


Interpreting the Cross: Religion, Structures of Feeling, and Penal Theory and Practice

Tim Gorringe

in Criminology and Public Theology: On Hope, Mercy and Restoration

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529207392
eISBN:
9781529207408
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529207392.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Religious rituals inculcate structures of feeling which determine our social attitudes. Much Christian theology rests on the projection of guilt and a felt need for punishment. This is especially ... More


Creating Cybernetic and Psychological Ramps from the Concrete to the Abstract: Examples from Multiplicative Structures

James J. Kaput

in Software Goes to School: Teaching for Understanding with New Technologies

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195115772
eISBN:
9780199848041
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195115772.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Researchers found that mathematics is one of the most (if not the only) complicated subjects in school. As a response, scholars conducted the ETC Multiplicative Structures/Word Problems Project with ... More


Conclusion: Autobiography and the Language School

Dan Chiasson

in One Kind of Everything: Poem and Person in Contemporary America

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226103815
eISBN:
9780226103846
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226103846.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

A surprising feature of experimental American poetry in the past several years has been its interest in autobiography as a concept. Several of the most important Language and post-Language writers ... More


Ascent

M. David Litwa

in How the Gospels Became History: Jesus and Mediterranean Myths

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780300242638
eISBN:
9780300249484
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300242638.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This chapter compares the cloud-borne ascent of Jesus in Luke with the similar ascent and deification of Romulus. Two strategies of increasing the realism of ascent stories were available to ancient ... More


Leisure lives on the margins:(re)imagining youth in Glasgow’s East End

Sunan Batchelor, Lisa Whittaker, Alistair Fraser, and Leona Li Ngai Ling

in Youth Marginality in Britain: Contemporary Studies of Austerity

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447330523
eISBN:
9781447330578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330523.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This chapter looks at leisure amongst marginalized youth in the East End of Glasgow. It addresses the immobility of young people’s leisure lives, located in and around the family home. It argues that ... More


Partners in regeneration

Georgina Blakeley and Brendan Evans

in The regeneration of east Manchester: A political analysis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719084409
eISBN:
9781781707708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084409.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter analyses the plethora of structures involved in the regeneration of east Manchester: Manchester City Council and its related Manchester Partnership; New East Manchester which also drew ... More


The Fear of Sharing Power: MDPs and ABS

James E. Moliterno

in The American Legal Profession in Crisis: Resistance and Responses to Change

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917631
eISBN:
9780199332847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917631.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Legal History

This chapter examines the crisis brought about the American legal profession's fear of sharing power. This fear has been expressed in multiple ways, through the “Fear of Sears” while the Kutak ... More


Structures of Memory: Parties and Their Pasts

Emily Robinson

in History, heritage and tradition in contemporary British politics: Past politics and present histories

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719086311
eISBN:
9781781706138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086311.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Chapter two examines the ways in which parties explicitly attempt to structure and preserve memory, through written histories, commemorations, party history groups and archives. It finds a striking ... More


The Roof Structure of George Heriot’s Hospital Chapel and Roof Design in Scotland During the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Anna Serafini and Cristina González-Longo

in The Architecture of Scotland, 1660-1750

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781474455268
eISBN:
9781474496483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474455268.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

The great developments in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century architecture in Scotland corresponded to a gradual development of roof construction techniques and structural arrangements: the challenge ... More


Linguistic Theory I

Nirmalangshu Mukherji

in The Primacy of Grammar

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014052
eISBN:
9780262280310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014052.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter focuses directly on the principles-and-parameters framework that was developed in the early 1980s and generally believed to be a watershed in the short history of the field. It consists ... More


Introduction

Corey Kai Nelson Schultz

in Moving Figures: Class and Feeling in the Films of Jia Zhangke

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781474421614
eISBN:
9781474449588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474421614.003.0108
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The introduction examines Raymond Williams’s notion of “Structures of feeling” and how it has been theorized. Then, it reviews the history of class in China, the changes made to the Chinese class ... More


Flying Too Close to the Sun?

Gillian Doyle

in The Rise and Fall of the Uk Film Council

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780748698233
eISBN:
9781474416122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748698233.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter investigates how well the Council’s evolutionary development served in enabling it to satisfy the differing constituencies of support that form part of the landscape of film provision. ... More


Post-war childhood and adolescence

Celia Hughes

in Young Lives on the Left: Sixties Activism and the Liberation of the Self

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719091940
eISBN:
9781781708989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091940.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter presents stories of childhood and early adolescence to consider the beginnings of radical subjectivity and journeys towards left enclaves. It situates the protagonists’ stories against ... More


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