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Tumults and Commotions

David Cressy

in England on Edge: Crisis and Revolution 1640–1642

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199237630
eISBN:
9780191696756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237630.003.0017
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter examines the tumults and commotions that accompanied the breakdown of the traditional order and the rise of citizen militancy. It highlights the volatility of the metropolitan crowd and ... More


The One Thing Needful

Phil Huston

in Martin Buber's Journey to Presence

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823227396
eISBN:
9780823235438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823227396.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

Buber, after taking five years away from his normal activities, studied Hasidic literature but retained his interest in mystical tradition. Buber was able to give addresses on ... More


Culture and crying

Ad Vingerhoets

in Why Only Humans Weep: Unravelling the mysteries of tears

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780198570240
eISBN:
9780191744723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570240.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

This chapter shows how culture may influence crying. For a good understanding of the effects of culture on crying, a distinction must be made between crying in intimate settings and crying in public ... More


Audience Reactions: The Noise of Politics

in Theater of State: Parliament and Political Culture in Early Stuart England

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804752886
eISBN:
9780804781015
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804752886.003.0003
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses how noise and commotion increasingly became a signifier of parliamentary protest and opposition. While most members did not speak in the House, they participated in the ... More


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