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Ungoverned Imaginings: James Mill's The History of British India and Orientalism

Javed Majeed

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198117865
eISBN:
9780191671098
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198117865.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Drawing on contemporary critical work on colonialism and the cross-cultural encounter, this book is a study of the emergence of utilitarianism as a new political language in Britain in the late-18th ... More


Strumming and Being Hanged: The Irish Bard and History Regained

Murray Pittock

in Scottish and Irish Romanticism

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199232796
eISBN:
9780191716409
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232796.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter begins by examining the nature and significance of the Irish public sphere, how it differed between the south and north of Ireland, and across the religious divide. It concludes that the ... More


Thomas Moore and Orientalism

Javed Majeed

in Ungoverned Imaginings: James Mill's The History of British India and Orientalism

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198117865
eISBN:
9780191671098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198117865.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Thomas Moore's formulation of a sophisticated brand of orientalism stemmed from his ambivalent position as an Irish patriot of Catholic background who was also the ‘god of drawing-room idolatry’ in ... More


The Lives of Byron

Julian North

in The Domestication of Genius: Biography and the Romantic Poet

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199571987
eISBN:
9780191722363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571987.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, Poetry

This chapter considers the question of how literary biography produced and was, in turn, produced by ‘Byron’ and Byronism, taking account of the full range of earlier nineteenth‐century Lives of the ... More


Two Cultures

Richard Cronin

in Paper Pellets: British Literary Culture after Waterloo

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199582532
eISBN:
9780191722929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199582532.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The book concludes by examining the relationship between the kind of writing that the work has explored, the kind that De Quincey calls ‘writing for the current press’, and that other kind of ... More


Views of the Past in Irish Vernacular Literature, 1650–1850

Vincent Morley

in Unity and Diversity in European Culture c.1800

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263822
eISBN:
9780191734960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263822.003.0010
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The Irish Magazine, published monthly between 1807 and 1815 and edited by Watty Cox, was perhaps the earliest periodical to articulate a consistently nationalist view of Ireland's history. Thomas ... More


Paris and the Opéra, 1819–21

Warwick Lister

in Amico: The Life of Giovanni Battista Viotti

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195372403
eISBN:
9780199870820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372403.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter describes Viotti in his role as director of the Paris Opéra and the Théâtre Italien in the period 1819–21. Several letters are cited showing how he dealt with disciplinary, financial, ... More


Irish Masculinities: The Irish Tenor and the Sean-nós Singer

Sean Williams and Lillis Ó Laoire

in Bright Star of the West: Joe Heaney, Irish Song Man

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195321180
eISBN:
9780199893713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195321180.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, American

Since the early 19th century a particular image of Irishness has appeared on stage and in film. The Irish tenor — first in the form of composer/performer Thomas Moore, but more recently in popular ... More


Learning Constructive Civic Engagement at the Catholic University of America

Nicholas K. Rademacher

in Paul Hanly Furfey: Priest, Scientist, Social Reformer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780823276769
eISBN:
9780823277292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823276769.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Paul Hanly Furfey was profoundly influenced by the famous Catholic priest psychologist Thomas Verner Moore who taught him how to balance rigorous scientific study with theological and spiritual ... More


Music in independent Ireland since 1921

Joseph J. Ryan

in A New History of Ireland Volume VII: Ireland 1921-84

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198217527
eISBN:
9780191678240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198217527.003.0021
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The ten volumes of lyric verse with musical settings by Sir John Stevenson that Thomas Moore published had found wide favour in polite society on both sides of the Irish Sea. Their success in ... More


Non-Cockney Responses to Catullus

Henry Stead

in A Cockney Catullus: The Reception of Catullus in Romantic Britain, 1795–1821

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198744887
eISBN:
9780191806001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198744887.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The first section of Chapter 3 looks at how the poets Walter Savage Landor, William Wordsworth, Thomas Moore, and Lord Byron engaged with Catullus’ poetry. All four were attracted to Catullus from ... More


Introduction

Javed Majeed

in Ungoverned Imaginings: James Mill's The History of British India and Orientalism

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198117865
eISBN:
9780191671098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198117865.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This book explores the emergence of utilitarianism as a political language in Britain in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, focusing upon James Mill's The History of British India (1817). It ... More


Chants Democratic and Native American

Catherine Jones

in Literature and Music in the Atlantic World, 1767-1867

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780748684618
eISBN:
9781474406369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748684618.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter explores attitudes to music and its performance of leading figures of the American abolition movement, such as Frederick Douglass, and the attempts of Walt Whitman and others to ... More


Views from the Peripheries of the Political World

Marilyn Morris

in Sex, Money and Personal Character in Eighteenth-Century British Politics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300208450
eISBN:
9780300210477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300208450.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines individuals close to those in power and those who were on the fringes of the political arena in the eighteenth century. It also shows how mere impressions of personal character ... More


Creating Your Vision

Jill Timmons

in The Musician’s Journey: Crafting Your Career Vision and Plan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199861323
eISBN:
9780190268336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199861323.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter discusses the development of a personal artistic vision. Artistic “vision” comes from knowing what inspires to achieve something new. The Greek metaphor of “Muse” and Marion Woodman's ... More


The Harp in the South: Reading Ireland in Australia1

Patrick Buckridge

in The Oxford History of the Irish Book, Volume V: The Irish Book in English, 1891-2000

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199249114
eISBN:
9780191803383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199249114.003.0019
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter focuses on the history of the Irish book in twentieth-century Australia. It begins with a discussion of two books of poetry and looks at what they might suggest about the reception and ... More


Transcendentalism, Theosophy, and Sufism

Mark Sedgwick

in Western Sufism: From the Abbasids to the New Age

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780199977642
eISBN:
9780190622701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199977642.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Emanationist, Renaissance, and Enlightenment understandings of Sufism reached post-WWI, organized, Western Sufism via two routes: the New England Transcendentalists, notably Ralph Waldo Emerson, and ... More


Introduction: Viewing Paul Hanly Furfey’s Contribution against a Wide Horizon

Nicholas K. Rademacher

in Paul Hanly Furfey: Priest, Scientist, Social Reformer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780823276769
eISBN:
9780823277292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823276769.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

As he neared retirement, Furfey presented himself as moving through three phases: liberal, radical and revolutionary. Scholars of Furfey’s work subsequently present Furfey as the theorist of Catholic ... More


Learned Women of the Renaissance and Early Modern Period in Italy and England: The Relevance of their Scholarship

Carmel McCallum-Barry

in Women Classical Scholars: Unsealing the Fountain from the Renaissance to Jacqueline de Romilly

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198725206
eISBN:
9780191792571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198725206.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The learning of Greece and Rome reached Western Europe via Italy where there was intense scholarly activity during the fifteenth century. Greek scholars in exile and their Italian counterparts worked ... More


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