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Outside the Law?

Barbara Donagan

in War in England 1642-1649

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199285181
eISBN:
9780191713668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285181.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter examines the observance of the laws of war. It considers the distinction between prejudice against certain groups and outlawry from the codes of war. For instance, Parliamentarian ... More


Living by the Pen

Bernard Capp

in The World of John Taylor the Water-Poet 1578–1653

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203759
eISBN:
9780191675959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203759.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

For John Taylor, with a natural talent for versifying but little education, the sensible course would have been to turn his hand to ballads and ephemera. Instead, he resolved to make his name as a ... More


The Woman All Women Want to See

John Baxter

in Von Sternberg

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126012
eISBN:
9780813135601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126012.003.0018
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Marlene Dietrich's arrival in New York had elements of farce. She chose not to remember that she was not simply an hour late but an entire day late, and her wardrobe was not the only problem. ... More


Conclusion

H. J. Jackson

in Those Who Write for Immortality: Romantic Reputations and the Dream of Lasting Fame

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780300174793
eISBN:
9780300213300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300174793.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter concludes that writers' reputation has depended more on their circumstances than the inherent literary worth of their works. Great writers of the past whose works are still loved will be ... More


The 1960s

Anthony Slide

in Inside the Hollywood Fan Magazine: A History of Star Makers, Fabricators, and Gossip Mongers

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604734133
eISBN:
9781621034322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604734133.003.0011
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter describes the changes to fan magazines brought about during the 1960s, by which time the studio system was dying and the studios’ publicists were no longer peddling stories to the fan ... More


Revisiting the Role of International Courts and Tribunals?

Prabhakar Singh

in Critical International Law: Postrealism, Postcolonialism, and Transnationalism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199450633
eISBN:
9780199084562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199450633.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the difference between the original mandate of international courts and the rise of scholarship that plead for extended functions. To be sure, though international courts do ... More


Religious Constructions of British Emigration in the Nineteenth Century

Rowan Strong

in Victorian Christianity and Emigrant Voyages to British Colonies c.1840 - c.1914

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198724247
eISBN:
9780191791994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198724247.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Church History

A chapter on the understandings and constructions of emigration and emigrants propounded by the Victorian preachers and other clergy, emigration publicists, political economists, those working ... More


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