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Essential First Steps: Installing Perl Plus a Programming Environment

Mark D. LeBlanc and Betsey Dexter Dyer

in Perl for Exploring DNA

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195305890
eISBN:
9780199773862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305890.003.02
Subject:
Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Clear directions for Mac OS X and Windows users alike are provided to get these respective hardware systems set up for programming in Perl. This chapter provides as much encouragement and support as ... More


Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing

Issa Kohler-Hausmann

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196114
eISBN:
9781400890354
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196114.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

In the early 1990s, New York City launched an initiative under the banner of Broken Windows policing to dramatically expand enforcement against low-level offenses. This is the first book to document ... More


‘Unscrupulously Epic’

Isobel Hurst

in Victorian Women Writers and the Classics: The Feminine of Homer

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199283514
eISBN:
9780191712715
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199283514.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter emphasizes how Elizabeth Barrett Browning, a woman who was largely self-taught, successfully negotiated gender difficulties by choosing to concentrate on poetry rather than philological ... More


The Great Shout of the Universe

Jonathan R. Eller

in Bradbury Beyond Apollo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043413
eISBN:
9780252052293
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043413.003.0016
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

“The Great Shout of the Universe,” Bradbury’s planetarium scenario for the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum, proved too far removed from the more factual presentation that the Smithsonian expected, and ... More


The Windows Project

Dave Ward

in Gladsongs and Gatherings: Poetry and its Social Context in Liverpool since the 1960s

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237273
eISBN:
9781846313196
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853237273.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter describes the Windows Project, which aims to introduce the craft and creativity of writing in a wide range of settings, using workshop techniques which show that writing can be both ... More


Introduction

Issa Kohler-Hausmann

in Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196114
eISBN:
9781400890354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196114.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This introductory chapter gives a brief overview of “misdemeanorland” and how it is studied. “Misdemeanorland” is a colloquialism used by people who work in the courts that receive the large volume ... More


The Rise of Mass Misdemeanors

Issa Kohler-Hausmann

in Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196114
eISBN:
9781400890354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196114.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter briefly recounts the origins of the policing experiment of the early 1990s that flew under the Broken Windows banner. It also explores how that experiment has become an institutionalized ... More


‘You Know How it Ends’: Metafiction and 9/11 in Windows on the World

Martin Randall

in 9/11 and the Literature of Terror

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638529
eISBN:
9780748651825
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638529.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter studies Frederic Beigbeder's Windows on the World, which takes the most creative and ethical risks in dealing with the attacks. It considers the developing suggestion that fictional ... More


Heartbreak House: “A Long Garden Seat on the West”

Tony Jason Stafford and R. F. Dietrich

in Shaw's Settings: Gardens and Libraries

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813044989
eISBN:
9780813046747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044989.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Nature, invention, human vileness, and Creative Evolution all conjoin in Hector’s speech in Act III: “Heaven’s threatening growl of disgust at us useless futile creatures. [Fiercely] I tell you, one ... More


Strategies and Techniques of the Advertiser

Katherine Roeder

in Wide Awake in Slumberland: Fantasy, Mass Culture, and Modernism in the Art of Winsor McCay

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781617039607
eISBN:
9781626740112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039607.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

The fifth chapter addresses similarities between McCay's comics and the design of department store displays, show windows, and print advertisements. The early twentieth century witnessed the sudden ... More


System Event Sounds

Morten Breinbjerg

in Software Studies: A Lexicon

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262062749
eISBN:
9780262273343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262062749.003.0035
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

In this chapter, the author explains the unique sounds that are assigned to the program events, such as start-up and shut-off tones in the Windows computers; he describes this concept with reference ... More


Conclusion: Trying but failing to renew social democracy

Eunice Goes

in The Labour Party under Ed Miliband: Trying but failing to renew social democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780719090707
eISBN:
9781526109637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090707.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter argues that the Labour Party under Ed Miliband tried but failed to renew social democracy. Ed Miliband developed an egalitarian agenda ideologically cogent and that was predicated on the ... More


Markets

in The Microsoft Case: Antitrust, High Technology, and Consumer Welfare

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226644639
eISBN:
9780226644653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226644653.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter, which investigates the markets at issue in Microsoft, also discusses the warring concepts of the operating system and its relationship to middleware, such as the browser and Java. It ... More


Aftermath

in The Microsoft Case: Antitrust, High Technology, and Consumer Welfare

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226644639
eISBN:
9780226644653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226644653.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

The Microsoft case was drawn on the new theory of network effects and path dependence to explain the emergence and persistence of Microsoft as the dominant supplier of operating systems, and it ... More


Chick Corea

Keith Waters

in Postbop Jazz in the 1960s: The Compositions of Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, and Chick Corea

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190604578
eISBN:
9780190604608
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190604578.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

Chick Corea’s prolific compositional career began in the 1960s, even if he likely went on to greater acclaim in the 1970s with compositions such as “La Fiesta” and “Crystal Silence.” “Windows” (Inner ... More


O bella libertà

Clare Pettitt

in Serial Revolutions 1848: Writing, Politics, Form

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780198830412
eISBN:
9780191949791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198830412.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Chapter 8 discusses the virtual return of the fourteenth-century Republic of Florence as an inspiration for Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s long poem Casa Guidi Windows. A drama of interpretation and ... More


Casa Guidi

Alison Chapman

in Networking the Nation: British and American Women's Poetry and Italy, 1840–1870

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198723578
eISBN:
9780191790386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723578.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, Women's Literature

While frequently described by biographers and critics as set up in opposition to Florence’s salon culture, this chapter draws on extensive evidence in Barrett Browning’s correspondence and poetry to ... More


The child in the street

Daniel Karlin

in Street Songs: Writers and urban songs and cries, 1800-1925

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198792352
eISBN:
9780191834363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792352.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Poetry, World Literature

In the optimistic opening of Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s Casa Guidi Windows (1851), street song appears as a sign of political regeneration. Hearing a little child singing ‘O bella libertà’ in a ... More


Forms of the Future

Clare Pettitt

in Serial Revolutions 1848: Writing, Politics, Form

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780198830412
eISBN:
9780191949791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198830412.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Chapters 9 and 10 start to consider the longer-term aesthetic effects of 1848 on writing and art, extending into the 1850s and 1860s. The publication of Casa Guidi Windows and its immediate ... More


AWS and UFOs

Michael Heim

in Virtual Realism

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195104264
eISBN:
9780197561690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195104264.003.0012
Subject:
Computer Science, Virtual Reality

Something....-What? —A phenomenon. Something intrusive, something vague but insistent, pushing itself upon us. — Something outside? From afar? Something alien? — Something descending in the night, ... More


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