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The invention of the self

Rhodri Hayward

in Resisting History: Religious Transcendence and the Invention of the Unconscious

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719074141
eISBN:
9781781700778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719074141.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter describes the conflict between the opposed visions of the relationship between history and identity. It argues that it was the appearance of new forms of religious narrative and ... More


Origins of the Cemetery Garden

Ken Nicolson

in The Happy Valley: A History and Tour of the Hong Kong Cemetery

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028108
eISBN:
9789882207561
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028108.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter traces the origin of the cemetery garden from the early nineteenth-century Europe. During the late 1700s, Europe was faced with macabre scenes in their graveyards. With the emergence of ... More


Mapping the Smellscape: Smell and the City

Jonathan Reinarz

in Past Scents: Historical Perspectives on Smell

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252034947
eISBN:
9780252096020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252034947.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter concentrates on nineteenth-century Europe and its public health movements, centering on London and Paris, as the most innovative work on smell has concentrated on these two European ... More


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