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Conclusion

Douglas J. Hamilton

in Scotland, the Caribbean and the Atlantic World 1750–1820

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719071829
eISBN:
9781781702321
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719071829.003.0010
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the historical connection between Scotland and the Caribbean in the later part of the eighteenth century. It suggests that support ... More


Emotions and the Brain: Rethinking the Mind-Body Relationship

Fay Bound Alberti

in Matters of the Heart: History, Medicine, and Emotion

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199540976
eISBN:
9780191701207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199540976.003.0008
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the development of theories and concepts about mind-body relationship. It chronicles the developments in anatomy and mind sciences and explores how they influenced the ... More


From Lipsius to Hobbes

Christopher Brooke

in Philosophic Pride: Stoicism and Political Thought from Lipsius to Rousseau

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691152080
eISBN:
9781400842414
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691152080.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter forges a connection between Lipsius and Thomas Hobbes. There are a number of ways in which Hobbes's theoretical project, culminating in the Leviathan of 1651, can be read as continuing ... More


Strange Sightings on the Scioto

DeBoer Warren

in Hopewell Settlement Patterns, Subsistence, and Symbolic Landscapes

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034553
eISBN:
9780813039190
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034553.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter explores the possibility that the geometrical earthworks of Chillicothe might have been related by direct alignment and that this alignment may have been extended down the Scioto River ... More


Place: The Making of a Pilgrimage and a Pilgrimage Center

Carla Bellamy

in The Powerful Ephemeral: Everyday Healing in an Ambiguously Islamic Place

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262805
eISBN:
9780520950450
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262805.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter introduces Husain Tekrī, which is a pilgrimage center composed of six shrines. It first describes the locale and the surrounding area of Husain Tekrī. It then relates it development, and ... More


Jejudo Korean

Ubong Shin, Jieun Kiaer, and Jiyoung Shin

in The Oxford Guide to the Transeurasian Languages

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198804628
eISBN:
9780191842849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198804628.003.0017
Subject:
Linguistics, Language Families, Syntax and Morphology

Jejudo Korean is spoken mainly on the island of Jeju. Owing to its geographic distance from Korean peninsula, it has some unique features that make it different from other dialects spoken in Korea. ... More


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