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The Fact of Salvation

G. B. Caird

L. D. Hurst (ed.)

in New Testament Theology

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780198263883
eISBN:
9780191603372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198263880.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter explores the emphasis of the New Testament on salvation as an act of God fully achieved. God’s salvation is seen to be complete in the representative picture of Jesus, who embodies human ... More


The Inauguration of the ‘Argonautic Moment’

Tim Stover

in Epic and Empire in Vespasianic Rome: A New Reading of Valerius Flaccus' Argonautica

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199644087
eISBN:
9780191741951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644087.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter examines the significance of Jupiter's prophecy, demonstrating its importance for Valerius' poetics of rehabilitation. Jupiter's proclamation of the Fates, which engages directly with ... More


1966–1985: ‘History is personal’

Robert Welch

in The Abbey Theatre, 1899-1999: Form and Pressure

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198121879
eISBN:
9780191671364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198121879.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Drama, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

IThe Abbey Theatre faced many difficulties between 1966 and the 1980s. The new Abbey Theatre opened on 18 July 1966, but not without difficulty. Its patent had run out about the time of the 1951 ... More


Nomination and Election: 1860–1861

Hans L. Trefousse

in First Among Equals: Abraham Lincoln's Reputation During His Administration

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823224685
eISBN:
9780823234936
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823224685.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter presents an overview of Lincoln's recognition and reputation across North and South of America with both Republican and Democratic advocates. It examines the period from his nomination ... More


Re-Joyce, Say Yes

Jacques Derrida

John D. Caputo (ed.)

in Deconstruction in a Nutshell: A Conversation with Jacques Derrida, With a New Introduction

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780823290284
eISBN:
9780823297139
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823290284.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter details how the “Roundtable” concludes with a question about Jacques Derrida's work on James Joyce, about the back-and-forth movement between Derrida and Joyce. If Derrida has made a ... More


Assuming Office

Chŏng Yagyong

in Admonitions on Governing the People: Manual for All Administrators

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520260917
eISBN:
9780520947702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520260917.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This section of the book is the English translation of six chapters in Book I of Mongmin simsŏ on administration for district magistrates. The chapters discuss the following: appointment, Manners ... More


King and Kingdom

Michael Brown

in The Wars of Scotland 1214–1371

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748612376
eISBN:
9780748672301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748612376.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

Late on the evening of Thursday, 4 December 1214, King William of Scotland died at Stirling. On the afternoon of Friday, 5 December, William's son Alexander, a youth of sixteen was crowned king. In a ... More


Epilogue: 20 January 2009

Carl Pedersen

in Obama's America

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638949
eISBN:
9780748672059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638949.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Barack Obama became the forty-fourth president of the United States on January 20, 2009. The preceding three-day weekend was designed as a prelude to the inauguration. The four days, starting the ... More


Conclusion: The Culture of Secrecy

Jon Wiener

in Gimme Some Truth: The John Lennon FBI Files

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520216464
eISBN:
9780520924543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520216464.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The Lennon files case implements a small but brilliant example of this larger problem—the culture of secrecy that undermines democracy. The Lennon files were not threatened with destruction or carted ... More


Ceremony and Civility: Civic Culture in Late Medieval London

Barbara A. Hanawalt

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190490393
eISBN:
9780190490430
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190490393.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

London’s civic ceremonies marked the relationships between the mayors and the crown, but also between denizens and their government, gild wardens and members, masters and apprentices, and ... More


The Inauguration of Alexander III (1249) and the Portrayal of Scotland as a Sovereign Kingdom

Dauvit Broun

in Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain: From the Picts to Alexander III

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623600
eISBN:
9780748653416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623600.003.0026
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter traces the changing perspective on the Scottish kingdom through the bishopric of Glasgow, albeit in a more learned and less certain context. It argues that the see which had been so keen ... More


Spectacles and Expositions

David E. Nye

in American Illuminations: Urban Lighting, 1800-1920

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780262037419
eISBN:
9780262344784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037419.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

In the 1880s electricity was increasingly used in parades, festivals and expositions. There were more lights and subtler special effects at each subsequent event, as could be seen in the annual ... More


Light as Political Spectacle

David E. Nye

in American Illuminations: Urban Lighting, 1800-1920

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780262037419
eISBN:
9780262344784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037419.003.0009
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Americans inherited illuminations and fireworks from the British, adapting them to their democratic culture. At first they played a small role in political life, but were reserved for July Fourth or ... More


The Johnson Orbit

Donald A. Ritchie and Terry L. Birdwhistell

in Washington's Iron Butterfly: Bess Clements Abell, An Oral History

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780813182261
eISBN:
9780813182476
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813182261.003.0003
Subject:
History, Political History

Beginning with their elopement and marriage, Bess and Tyler found their lives swept into the orbit of Lyndon and Lady Bird Johnson, thanks to close family ties. The Johnson's held an elaborate ... More


Debating a “Doubtful Power”: The Legislative Battle Engaged

Kathleen Bartoloni-Tuazon

in For Fear of an Elective King: George Washington and the Presidential Title Controversy of 1789

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452987
eISBN:
9780801471919
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452987.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter examines the legislative phase of the presidential title debate that erupted as the country anticipated George Washington's inauguration. The inaugural spring of 1789 held celebration ... More


Hearing with an Imperial Ear: Racializing the PC Band on their Tour of America in 1909

Mary Talusan

in Instruments of Empire: Filipino Musicians, Black Soldiers, and Military Band Music during US Colonization of the Philippines

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781496835666
eISBN:
9781496835710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496835666.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

In 1909, President-elect Taft summoned the Philippine Constabulary Band back to the United States at great expense to perform at his presidential inauguration, breaking racial decorum to emphasize ... More


Death and Resurrection: Inauguration Ritual

Rolf Strootman

in Courts and Elites in the Hellenistic Empires: The Near East After the Achaemenids, c. 330 to 30 BCE

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780748691265
eISBN:
9781474400800
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748691265.003.0011
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

Chapter 10 focuses on rituals of inauguration. It is suggested that the fundamental element of Hellenistic king-making—the binding of the diadem—was carried out by the ruler himself, there being no ... More


Questioning Official Ritual, 1870s–1880s

Hendrik Kraay

in Days of National Festivity in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1823-1889

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804785266
eISBN:
9780804786102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785266.003.0010
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines official civic ritual during the last two decades of the empire and the increasingly acrimonious debate about the imperial regime. While there were echoes of the great festivals ... More


Resistance and Friction: Challenging and Justifying Wilsonian Praxis

Eric S. Yellin

in Racism in the Nation's Service: Government Workers and the Color Line in Woodrow Wilson's America

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469607207
eISBN:
9781469608020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469607207.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter shows how news of federal segregation spread quickly through a well-developed network of black newspapers in the spring and summer of 1913. The Pittsburgh Courier and the Chicago ... More


Epilogue

Andra Gillespie

in The New Black Politician: Cory Booker, Newark, and Post-Racial America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814732441
eISBN:
9780814738689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814732441.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This concluding chapter recounts the 2010 inauguration of Booker in comparison with his previous inauguration. As the incumbent, Booker no longer had the luxury of being able to make lofty promises ... More


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