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Irish language and literature, 1845–1921

BRIAN Ó CUÍV

in A New History of Ireland, Volume VI: Ireland Under the Union, II: 1870-1921

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199583744
eISBN:
9780191702365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583744.003.0014
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines developments in Irish language and literature during the period from 1845 to 1921. It explains that during the 1840s, Irish had ceased to be the everyday language of all but a ... More


The Language of Polybius since Foucault and Dubuisson

David Langslow

in Imperialism, Cultural Politics, and Polybius

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199600755
eISBN:
9780191738791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600755.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter undertakes a provisional reassessment, first, of Polybius' Greek against nine syntactic/stylistic features, comparing his usage with that of both classical and later Hellenistic ... More


Lost in translation: Sex and sexuality in elite discourse and everyday language

in Sex and Desire in Hong Kong

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789888139156
eISBN:
9789882209756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139156.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This article questions our own use of language in representing, articulating, and communicating Chinese-speaking people's experiences associated with the words ‘sex’ and ‘sexuality’ in the English ... More


The Disclosive Function of Linguistic Signs

Andrew Inkpin

in Disclosing the World: On the Phenomenology of Language

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262033916
eISBN:
9780262333955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262033916.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

This chapter adds a more specific level to the Heideggerian framework by considering the complex disclosive function linguistic signs have for Heidegger. This task is approached by considering his ... More


Everyday Structures/Everyday Language: (Breillat 2001), (Dumont 2003)

Alison Taylor

in Troubled Everyday: The Aesthetics of Violence and the Everyday in European Art Cinema

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474415224
eISBN:
9781474434829
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474415224.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter four expands on both the aesthetic tendency to refuse guidance in relation to depictions of violence, and the need in the critical discourse that surrounds extreme cinema to impose coherence ... More


Mixed Messages: Mediating Native Belonging in Asian Russia

Kathryn E. Graber

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501750502
eISBN:
9781501750533
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750502.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

Focusing on language and media in Asian Russia, particularly in Buryat territories, this book engages debates about the role of minority media in society, alternative visions of modernity, and the ... More


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