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Breaking Apart the Monolith: Considering Contemporary Media Organizations

Joshua A. Braun

in This Program Is Brought To You By...: Distributing Television News Online

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300197501
eISBN:
9780300216240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300197501.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter focuses on conceptual tools used for considering large contemporary media organizations like MSNBC. It examines a nonmonolithic framework for elucidating how MSNBC's digital distribution ... More


Provincials

Theodore Zeldin

in France 1848–1945: Volume Two: Intellect, Taste and Anxiety

Published in print:
1977
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198221258
eISBN:
9780191678424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198221258.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The inferiority complex of provincials is one of the most important and deceptive factors in the image that France had as a nation. As a result of this inferiority complex, historians have been able ... More


Mass Reach with and without Mass Media

Joshua A. Braun

in This Program Is Brought To You By...: Distributing Television News Online

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300197501
eISBN:
9780300216240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300197501.003.0013
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines Newsvine's new group commenting architecture that was designed to help make governable the behavior and (frequent lack of) norms exhibited by users. It first describes ... More


A Modern Voice

Douglas Kerr

in Wilfred Owen's Voices: Language and Community

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198123705
eISBN:
9780191671609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198123705.003.0015
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Although the roots of Owen's romantic dedication to poets, the ‘life of a Poet’, and to poetry in general are said to be established even before he moved to France in 1913, it cannot be denied that ... More


The Challenges of American Provincialism

George Rupp

in Beyond Individualism: The Challenge of Inclusive Communities

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231174282
eISBN:
9780231539869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174282.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Education is an indispensable resource for any quest for more inclusive communities because of the need to engage the longstanding but ever more counterproductive provincialism at the heart of so ... More


Governing Rural England: Tradition and Transformation in Local Government 1780-1840

David Eastwood

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204817
eISBN:
9780191676406
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204817.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book provides a new perspective on the process of state formation in modern England. It begins by identifying the complex ideological, cultural, and institutional influences that shaped the ... More


Introduction

David Eastwood

in Governing Rural England: Tradition and Transformation in Local Government 1780-1840

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204817
eISBN:
9780191676406
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204817.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

One of the peculiarities of the recent historiography of the late Hanoverian period is its tendency to underestimate both the vitality and political significance of English provincialism. In a ... More


On Creating a Usable Culture: Margaret Mead and the Emergence of American Cosmopolitanism

Maureen A. Molloy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831165
eISBN:
9780824869236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831165.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Margaret Mead's career took off in 1928 with the publication of Coming of Age in Samoa. Within ten years, she was the best-known academic in the United States, a role she enjoyed all of her life. ... More


Provincialism

Josiah Royce

in Race Questions, Provincialism, and Other American Problems: Expanded Edition

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823231324
eISBN:
9780823235568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823231324.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter defines “provincialism” in two ways: as any social disposition, custom, or form of speech which is characteristic of a province; and the fondness and pride ... More


Life and Date

Leofranc Holford-Strevens

in Aulus Gellius: An Antonine Scholar and his Achievement

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199263196
eISBN:
9780191718878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199263196.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

On the basis of nomenclature, in particular the absence of a cognomen, this chapter argues that Gellius, even if he was born at Rome, most probably came of colonial stock; on the basis of a reference ... More


The Grand Tour

Jennifer Mori

in The Culture of Diplomacy: Britain in Europe, c. 1750–1830

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719082726
eISBN:
9781781702703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719082726.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Tourists and the Grand Tour were an inescapable part of every diplomat's life, particularly for those posted to France, Italy and the United Provinces. The tour, a rite of passage for the scions of ... More


Provincialism

John J. McDermott (ed.)

in The Basic Writings of Josiah Royce, Volume II: Logic, Loyalty, and Community

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823224845
eISBN:
9780823284894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823224845.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter focuses on provincialism. The word “provincialism” refers to any social disposition, or custom, or form of speech or of civilization, which is especially characteristic of a province. ... More


The Pacific Coas: A Psychological Study of the Relations of Climate and Civilization

Josiah Royce

in Race Questions, Provincialism, and Other American Problems: Expanded Edition

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823231324
eISBN:
9780823235568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823231324.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter focuses on the development of loyalty and its social character as provincialism in the context of the environmental constraints and affordances of northern ... More


Some Characteristic Tendencies of American Civilizatio

Josiah Royce

in Race Questions, Provincialism, and Other American Problems: Expanded Edition

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823231324
eISBN:
9780823235568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823231324.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This chapter was written and given as an address to the Aberdeen Philosophical Society in January 1900. It tackles the issue of provincialism. Royce begins the chapter by ... More


Intellectuals: The Provincialism of a Literary World

Michael Allan

in In the Shadow of World Literature: Sites of Reading in Colonial Egypt

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691167824
eISBN:
9781400881093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691167824.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter examines the provincialism of a literary world in early twentieth-century Egypt and France by focusing on two scenes of epistolary exchange: the letters exchanged between André Gide and ... More


“A Colony of Aliens”: Diversity, Politics, and War in Prerevolutionary Lancaster

Ken Miller

in Dangerous Guests: Enemy Captives and Revolutionary Communities during the War for Independence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450556
eISBN:
9780801454943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450556.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter traces Lancaster's early history from settlement to the eve of the imperial crisis, with particular emphasis on residents' diversity and provincialism as well as local politics in ... More


Augustine’s remarks on his parents

Miles Hollingworth

in Saint Augustine of Hippo: An Intellectual Biography

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199861590
eISBN:
9780199345441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199861590.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

Augustine’s attitude to his parents has always encouraged psychological analysis. Any new biography must contend with this–as it represents, in any case, a good portion of the scholarly literature on ... More


Contextualism and Criticism in the History of Ideas

Peter E. Gordon

in Rethinking Modern European Intellectual History

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199769230
eISBN:
9780199388875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199769230.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Ideas, European Modern History

It is a common assumption that the highest purpose of intellectual history is the consideration of ideas in context. But contextualism frequently implies a host of further epistemological and ... More


Enlightened Provincialism, Open-Ended Communities, and Loyalty-Loving Individuals: Royce’s Progressive Prescription for Democratic Cultural Transformation

Judith M. Green

in The Relevance of Royce

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823255283
eISBN:
9780823261130
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823255283.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

Josiah Royce offers a three-part progressive prescription for democratic cultural transformation: enlightened provincialism, open-ended communities, and loyalty-loving individuals. However, many ... More


Religious Ritual and Wari State Expansion

Patrick Ryan Williams and Donna J. Nash

in Ritual and Archaic States

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780813062785
eISBN:
9780813051703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062785.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The role of ritual and religion in the expansion of archaic states is often overlooked in favor of militaristic or economic explanations. In chapter 6, Williams and Nash explore religious ritual ... More


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