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Placements: The Geographical and Social Locations of the Mareotic Group

Joan E. Taylor

in Jewish Women Philosophers of First-Century Alexandria: Philo's 'Therapeutae' Reconsidered

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199291410
eISBN:
9780191700637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199291410.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Judaism, Religion in the Ancient World

It is easy to configure the Mareotic group in the light of later Christian monasteries, and become blind to the evidence that Philo provides in his text. For Philo and for others in the Graeco-Roman ... More


Art and Its Publics, c. 1800

James J. Sheehan

in Unity and Diversity in European Culture c.1800

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263822
eISBN:
9780191734960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263822.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter begins by sketching the principal ingredients of what Paul Kristeller called ‘the modern system of the arts’: the concept of art itself; art as created by an artist; and art as public. ... More


Conclusion: Letter‐Writing and Eighteenth‐Century Culture: Findings, Patterns, and Impacts

Susan E. Whyman

in The Pen and the People: English Letter Writers 1660-1800

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199532445
eISBN:
9780191714535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199532445.003.0008
Subject:
History, Cultural History, British and Irish Modern History

This concluding chapter summarizes epistolary patterns that emerged from the case studies in relation to age, gender, class, geographical location, and religion. It presents the varied roles of ... More


Afterword: Legacy and Shipwrecks

Hans Konrad Van Tilburg

in A Civil War Gunboat in Pacific Waters: Life Aboard the USS Saginaw

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035161
eISBN:
9780813038957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035161.003.0009
Subject:
Archaeology, Underwater Archaeology

For the tale of the USS Saginaw and her crew, maritime heritage falls under three different themes: what we choose to remember from the historical narrative (re-created here from documentary record); ... More


Location Matters: The Role of Place

Eric Klopfer

in Augmented Learning: Research and Design of Mobile Educational Games

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262113151
eISBN:
9780262277297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262113151.003.0008
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

This chapter further explores augmented reality games and how they can effectively be tied to the geographical locations and assets. It suggests that there are two categories of augmented reality ... More


Agencification and Location: Does Organizational Site Affect Public Governance?

Morten Egeberg and Jarle Trondal

in An Organizational Approach to Public Governance: Understanding and Design

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198825074
eISBN:
9780191863752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198825074.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Chapter 7 offers a large-N study on whether the geographical location of government agencies affects public governance. Two decades of New Public Management have placed agencification high on the ... More


Taking Place: Location and the Moving Image

John David Rhodes and Elena Gorfinkel (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665167
eISBN:
9781452946207
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665167.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book argues that the relation between geographical location and the moving image is fundamental and that place grounds our experience of film and media. The chapters analyze film, television, ... More


Demography of childhood

Jonathan Bradshaw

in The well-being of children in the UK

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428370
eISBN:
9781447304005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428370.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter presents a review of recent developments in the demography of childhood in the UK and children's changing social relationships within the family. It also discusses the demographic ... More


Eccentricity, Affiliation, and Distance in Loy’s Corpus

Laura Scuriatti

in Mina Loy's Critical Modernism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813056302
eISBN:
9780813058085
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056302.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter explores the notions of eccentricity, cosmopolitanism and belonging, focusing mostly on “Anglo-Mongrels and the Rose”, “Goy Israel” and later poems about New York and the United States. ... More


The Kabbalistic-Philosophical-Magical Exchanges in Italy

Moshe Idel

in Kabbalah in Italy, 1280-1510: A Survey

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300126266
eISBN:
9780300155877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300126266.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter depicts Italy as one of the sites where the tensions between Kabbalah and Jewish philosophy became visible quite early. It is also one of the places where the syntheses between the two ... More


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