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Socialization of the Discourse of Temple Rituals in the Late Southern Song

Hiu Yu Cheung

in Empowered by Ancestors: Controversy over the Imperial Temple in Song China (960-1279)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9789888528585
eISBN:
9789888268535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888528585.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

Chapter 7 analyzes the adoption of some ritual norms of the Imperial Temple in the writings of Southern Song and Yuan local scholars and literati. Compared to Northern Song scholars, these local ... More


Amnesia: Clan-Society and Nation-State

Michael E. Meeker

in A Nation of Empire: The Ottoman Legacy of Turkish Modernity

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520225268
eISBN:
9780520929128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225268.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

This chapter discusses the author's arrival in the Turkish district of Of, where he conducted the first part of his fieldwork during the 1960s, revealing that two major families in the district have ... More


The Moso Social Organization: The Domestic Group and the Descent Group

in Quest for Harmony: The Moso Traditions of Sexual Union and Family Life.

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804761994
eISBN:
9780804773447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804761994.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter discusses the Moso social organization. With ethnographic and linguistic analyses, it first rejects the tripartite structure of Moso kinship organization as suggested by Chinese ... More


Welsh Dadannudd

T. M. CHARLES-EDWARDS

in Early Irish and Welsh Kinship

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201038
eISBN:
9780191674808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201038.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Social History

This chapter examines the meaning and purpose of dadannudd under Welsh law. In origin, it may be supposed that dadannudd was like the Irish tellach, the normal ritual action used to claim land by ... More


Fixed Point Buildings

Bernhard M¨uhlherr, Holger P. Petersson, and Richard M. Weiss

in Descent in Buildings (AM-190)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691166902
eISBN:
9781400874019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691166902.003.0022
Subject:
Mathematics, Combinatorics / Graph Theory / Discrete Mathematics

This chapter presents the proof for the Fundamental Theorem of Descent in buildings: that if Γ‎ is a descent group, the set of residues of a building Δ‎ that are stabilized by a subgroup Γ‎ of ... More


Moufang Structures

Bernhard M¨uhlherr, Holger P. Petersson, and Richard M. Weiss

in Descent in Buildings (AM-190)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691166902
eISBN:
9781400874019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691166902.003.0024
Subject:
Mathematics, Combinatorics / Graph Theory / Discrete Mathematics

This chapter uses the notion of a Moufang structure to show that if Δ‎ is a spherical building satisfying the Moufang condition and Γ‎ is a descent group of Δ‎, then the fixed point building Δ‎Γ‎ ... More


Affine Fixed Point Buildings

Bernhard M¨uhlherr, Holger P. Petersson, and Richard M. Weiss

in Descent in Buildings (AM-190)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691166902
eISBN:
9781400874019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691166902.003.0027
Subject:
Mathematics, Combinatorics / Graph Theory / Discrete Mathematics

This chapter shows that if Ξ‎ is an affine building and Γ‎ is a finite descent group of Ξ‎, then Γ‎ is a descent group of Ξ‎∞ and (Ξ‎∞) is congruent to (Ξ‎∞). Ξ‎Γ‎ and Ξ‎ can be viewed as metric ... More


‘Part of my Heritage’: Ladies’ Pipe Bands, Associational Culture and ‘Homeland’ Identities in the Scottish Diaspora

Erin C. M. Grant

in Global Migrations: The Scottish Diaspora since 1600

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474410045
eISBN:
9781474422512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474410045.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

Throughout the imperial and non-imperial destinations to which Scots gravitated, they expressed their ethnic identities in various ways. To date, scholars have generally focused on either one ... More


Unramified Galois Involutions

Bernhard M¨uhlherr, Holger P. Petersson, and Richard M. Weiss

in Descent in Buildings (AM-190)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691166902
eISBN:
9781400874019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691166902.003.0032
Subject:
Mathematics, Combinatorics / Graph Theory / Discrete Mathematics

This chapter describes the fixed point building of an automorphism of a Bruhat-Tits building Ξ‎ which induces an unramified Galois involution on the building at infinity Ξ‎∞. An element of G (for ... More


Residually Pseudo-Split Buildings

Bernhard M¨uhlherr, Holger P. Petersson, and Richard M. Weiss

in Descent in Buildings (AM-190)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691166902
eISBN:
9781400874019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691166902.003.0033
Subject:
Mathematics, Combinatorics / Graph Theory / Discrete Mathematics

This chapter presents results about a residually pseudo-split Bruhat-Tits building Ξ‎L. It begins with a case for some quadratic space of type E⁶, E₇, and E₈ in order to identify an unramified ... More


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