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‘Friction in the Archives’: Access and the Politics of Record-Keeping in Revolutionary England

Kate Peters

in Archives and Information in the Early Modern World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780197266250
eISBN:
9780191869181
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266250.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter traces the legal and political frameworks that underpinned rights of access to archives in the decades preceding the outbreak of civil war in 1642, showing that there were two different ... More


Privatization

RUMU SARKAR

in International Development Law: Rule of Law, Human Rights, and Global Finance

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195398281
eISBN:
9780199866366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195398281.003.006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter examines privatization as a means of making developing economies more efficient and profitable. It reviews the implications for changing the role of the State, and the vacillation ... More


Fugacious Resources and Common Property

Anthony Scott

in The Evolution of Resource Property Rights

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780198286035
eISBN:
9780191718410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198286035.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This brief chapter introduces the similarities in the evolution of the characteristics of property rights over the using of running water, petroleum resources, and stocks of ocean fish. These are all ... More


THE FUTURE OF COURT SYSTEM TRANSPARENCY

Lynn M. LoPucki

in Confidentiality, Transparency, and the U.S. Civil Justice System

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199914333
eISBN:
9780199980185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199914333.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter argues that existing technology is capable of rendering the court system almost completely transparent at nominal cost. “Transparent” means that the public would have online access not ... More


On Why the UK’s First National Park Might Have Been in Ireland

Matthew Kelly

in Nature and the Environment in Nineteenth-Century Ireland

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620320
eISBN:
9781789629958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620320.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter examines the debate provoked by the decision to place the Muckross Estate in Co. Kerry on the market in the 1890s. Home Rule MPs, among others, insisted that the state should buy the ... More


The Communities of Localism: Community Television in the Digital Age

Christopher Ali

in Media Localism: The Policies of Place

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252040726
eISBN:
9780252099168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040726.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter focuses on elements of local broadcasting that is often glossed over: community television and community media. The chapter begins by defining community media and then proceeds to the ... More


Ownership of the Author's Message and the Public Domain

in The Soul of Creativity: Forging a Moral Rights Law for the United States

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756433
eISBN:
9780804773416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756433.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter explores the United States' historical concern for the preservation of the public domain and its impact on laws regarding textual integrity. It first addresses why enhanced moral rights ... More


Defining the Value of California’s Coastline

Shelley Alden Brooks

in Big Sur: The Making of a Prized California Landscape

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520294417
eISBN:
9780520967540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520294417.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Chapter 7 argues that in the 1980s, as California dealt with the financial impact of Proposition 13, and the federal government called for reduced-cost preservation as a growing number of Americans ... More


Coastal Sage: Peter Douglas and the Fight to Save California's Shore

Thomas J. Osborne

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520283084
eISBN:
9780520958913
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520283084.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

There are moments when we forget how fortunate we are to have the California coast. The state is home to 1,100 miles of uninterrupted coastline defined by long stretches of beach and jagged rocky ... More


Riverfront Revitalization in the Amazon: The Case of Belém

Simone Silene Dias Seabra and Alice da Silva Rodrigues

in Contemporary Urbanism Brazil: Beyond Brasilia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032818
eISBN:
9780813039275
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032818.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter examines urban revitalization in Belém, a riverfront city in Brazil. The result reveals that the urban interventions carried out along the riverfront in Belém are imbued with political ... More


Community Memory: The First Public-Access Social Media System

Lee Felsenstein

in Social Media Archeology and Poetics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780262034654
eISBN:
9780262336871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034654.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

Community Memory was the first public-access social media system, opening without advance notice on August 8, 1973 in Berkeley, California. Designed and programmed by members of a nonprofit company ... More


Unseen and Unremarked On: Don DeLillo and the Failure of the Digital Humanities

Mark L. Sample

in Debates in the Digital Humanities

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677948
eISBN:
9781452948379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677948.003.0019
Subject:
Education, Philosophy and Theory of Education

This chapter examines how digital humanities have failed scholars of Don DeLillo or other contemporary fiction. The most promising, rewarded, or recognized work in the digital humanities has centered ... More


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