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ION MOBILITY IN 3HE AT INTERMEDIATE TEMPERATURES

A.F. Borghesani

in Ions and electrons in liquid helium

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199213603
eISBN:
9780191707421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213603.003.0020
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter reports the small number of experiments on the ion mobility in liquid 3He at intermediate temperatures between the critical point at Tc=3.3 K and T=1 K. The inadequacy of the theoretical ... More


Spies, Vamps and Women Warriors: Translating the Exotic into the Technics of Chinese Femininity

Olivia Khoo

in The Chinese Exotic: Modern Diasporic Femininity

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098794
eISBN:
9789882207516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098794.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines how the movements of the fold can be translated and further understood through the movement of Chinese screen actresses, from the Asian film industry into that of the West. It ... More


Crossing Over with George Gershwin, Paul Whiteman, and the Modernists

Carol J. Oja

in Making Music Modern: New York in the 1920s

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195058499
eISBN:
9780199865031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195058499.003.0021
Subject:
Music, History, American

On February 12, 1924, Rhapsody in Blue, composed by George Gershwin (1898-1937), premiered at Aeolian Hall in New York City. Soon a group of other composers joined him in a brief but intense movement ... More


In Conclusion: Elvis, Wiggers, and Crossing Over to Nonwhiteness

David R. Roediger

in Colored White: Transcending the Racial Past

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520233416
eISBN:
9780520930803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520233416.003.0013
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter addresses the most widely studied crossover success, Elvis Presley, and the almost entirely unexamined contemporary phenomenon of the “wigger.” In doing this, it tries to illustrate both ... More


Ethnic Supplementarity and the Ornamental Text: Asian American and Asian Australian Diasporic Literary Production

Olivia Khoo

in The Chinese Exotic: Modern Diasporic Femininity

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098794
eISBN:
9789882207516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098794.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines how diasporic Chinese femininity, as translated through cross-over films, can also be produced through mimetic forms of reading and writing. It also examines how ethnicity is ... More


The localized electron: magnetic properties

Jean-Pierre Launay and Michel Verdaguer

in Electrons in Molecules: From Basic Principles to Molecular Electronics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199297788
eISBN:
9780191747021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297788.003.0002
Subject:
Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

A preliminary discussion of electron properties (charge, angular momentum, spin) and definitions in magnetism is followed by the magnetism of mononuclear complexes — in particular, spin cross-over — ... More


Problems of authenticity in expressive work

Nicholas Owen

in Other People's Struggles: Outsiders in Social Movements

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190945862
eISBN:
9780190945893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190945862.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Chapter 6 considers work in the expressive orientation, which concerns the articulation and expression of identities. The dilemma is one of authenticity, and it turns on questions of provenance. When ... More


Narrating the Non-Nation: Literary Journalism and “Illegal” Border Crossings

Marta Caminero-Santangelo

in Documenting the Undocumented: Latino/a Narratives and Social Justice in the Era of Operation Gatekeeper

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062594
eISBN:
9780813051611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062594.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter considers works of literary journalism, including Luis Alberto Urrea’s The Devil's Highway, Rubén Martínez’s, Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail, and Sonia Nazario’s, ... More


The localized electron: magnetic properties

Jean-Pierre Launay and Michel Verdaguer

in Electrons in Molecules: From Basic Principles to Molecular Electronics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198814597
eISBN:
9780191852411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814597.003.0002
Subject:
Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

After preliminaries about electron properties, and definitions in magnetism, one treats the magnetism of mononuclear complexes, in particular spin cross-over, showing the role of cooperativity and ... More


Language and Hearing: Heidegger’s Herder

Ilit Ferber

in Language Pangs: On Pain and the Origin of Language

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190053864
eISBN:
9780190053871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190053864.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

Chapter 4 provides a close reading of Heidegger’s “On the Essence of Language: The Metaphysics of Language and the Essencing of the Word” (1939), a seminar on Herder’s Treatise. From Heidegger’s ... More


. ‘This is not Hollywood!’: Peter Watkins and the Challenge of Amateurism to the Professional

John R. Cook

in Small-Gauge Storytelling: Discovering the Amateur Fiction Film

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748656349
eISBN:
9780748684274
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748656349.003.0009
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Between 1956 and 1962, Peter Watkins (1935-) made a series of groundbreaking amateur fiction films with the help of Playcraft, a local amateur dramatic society, based in Canterbury, Kent. Two of ... More


Electrons in Molecules: From Basic Principles to Molecular Electronics

Jean-Pierre Launay and Michel Verdaguer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198814597
eISBN:
9780191852411
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814597.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

The book treats in a unified way electronic properties of molecules (magnetic, electrical, photophysical), culminating with the mastering of electrons, i.e. molecular electronics and spintronics and ... More


. ‘Start as you mean to go on’: Ken Russell’s Early Amateur Films

Brian Hoyle

in Small-Gauge Storytelling: Discovering the Amateur Fiction Film

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748656349
eISBN:
9780748684274
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748656349.003.0010
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines Ken Russell’s first three amateur fiction films, Peepshow (1956), Knights on Bikes (1956) and Amelia and the Angel (1958), the work which famously brought him to the attention ... More


Attractor Basins: A Neural Basis for the Conformation of Knowledge: A Unified Account of Patterns of Linguistic Impairment, Magnitude Estimation, and Hemispatial Neglect

Stephen E. Nadeau

in The Roots of Cognitive Neuroscience: Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780195395549
eISBN:
9780199369201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395549.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Neuropsychology

Parallel distributed processing (PDP), the science of population-encoded representations, enables us to understand how neural networks can support cognitive processes. Auto-associator networks are ... More


Treaty Interpretation and Global Governance: The Role of Domestic Courts

Achilles Skordas

in The Interpretation of International Law by Domestic Courts: Uniformity, Diversity, Convergence

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198738923
eISBN:
9780191802126
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198738923.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The chapter explores the interpretation of international treaties by domestic courts in the era of world society and legal pluralism. It argues that despite the formation of ‘varieties of capitalism’ ... More


Intersectional Analysis of Causal Conditions Linked to Avoiding Poverty

Charles C. Ragin and Peer C. Fiss

in Intersectional Inequality: Race, Class, Test Scores, and Poverty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226414379
eISBN:
9780226414546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226414546.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

Chapter 7 further refines the results by using truth table analysis to derive causal recipes for avoiding poverty. We perform these analyses separately for white and black males and females and also ... More


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