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Revolutionary Seditions

David Cressy

in Dangerous Talk: Scandalous, Seditious, and Treasonable Speech in Pre-Modern England

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199564804
eISBN:
9780191701917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199564804.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter traces the sentiments in the revolutionary decades of the mid-17th century, and shows seditious language reverberating against parliament and Protector Cromwell. The revolutionary crisis ... More


Epilogue

Barbara Lounsberry

in Virginia Woolf's Modernist Path: Her Middle Diaries and the Diaries She Read

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780813062952
eISBN:
9780813051833
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062952.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

A crisis in November 1918 propels Woolf into her second diary stage: that of her thirteen mature, spare, modernist diaries, 1918 to 1929. These semiprivate diaries reveal her steady growth into her ... More


Translation and Current Trends in African Metropolitan Literature

Paul F. Bandia

in Intimate Enemies: Translation in Francophone Contexts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318672
eISBN:
9781846317996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318672.003.0016
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This essay makes the case for a new orientation of postcolonial translation theory based on a paradigm shift in contemporary African literature from preoccupations with relations between the ... More


Competitions

Floris Bernard

in Writing and Reading Byzantine Secular Poetry, 1025–1081

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198703747
eISBN:
9780191773044
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703747.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter reveals competition within the intellectual field as a driving force behind the writing of poetry. First, it defines the logikos agon as a contemporary phenomenon, referring to an ... More


Pride and shame in the creation of child and family social work

Matthew Gibson

in Pride and Shame in Child and Family Social Work: Emotions and the Search for Humane Practice

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447344797
eISBN:
9781447344841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344797.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter considers the role of pride and shame in creating, maintaining and disrupting practices that have resulted in child and family social work. As people sought to develop ways of addressing ... More


The Vices of Hatred and of Disrespect

Mark Timmons

in Kant's Doctrine of Virtue

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780190939229
eISBN:
9780190939267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939229.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

The vices of hatred—envy, ingratitude, and Schadenfreude—corresponding to the virtues of beneficence, gratitude, and sympathetic participation are discussed in the first half of this chapter. ... More


Laughter and the Moral Guide: Dio Chrysostom and Plutarch

Michael Trapp

in Laughter, Humor, and Comedy in Ancient Philosophy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190460549
eISBN:
9780190460563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190460549.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Ancient Philosophy

In the perspective of the moralist, laughter is both an important diagnostic tool (it matters with whom and at whom one laughs), and a potentially dangerous propensity requiring careful monitoring ... More


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