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Fragile Conviction: Changing Ideological Landscapes in Urban Kyrgyzstan

Mathijs Pelkmans

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781501705137
eISBN:
9781501708381
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501705137.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

How do specific secular and religious ideologies—such as nationalism, neoliberalism, atheism, Pentecostalism, Tablighi Islam, and shamanism—gain popularity and when do they lose traction? To answer ... More


Ophthalmology

Iqbal Khan (ed.)

in Best of Five MCQs for the MRCP Part 1 Volume 2

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198747161
eISBN:
9780191916922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198747161.003.0009
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Professional Development in Medicine


Introduction

Sarbani Basu and William J. Chaplin

in Asteroseismic Data Analysis: Foundations and Techniques

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691162928
eISBN:
9781400888207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162928.003.0001
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter covers the basics of stellar pulsations, which are the main preoccupation of asteroseismology. Stellar pulsations may be detected by observing the variations of a star's brightness as a ... More


JONATHAN DOVE (b. 1959)Cut My Shadow (2011): Texts by Federico Garcia Lorca; translated by Gwynne Edwards

Jane Manning

in Vocal Repertoire for the Twenty-First Century, Volume 2: Works Written From 2000 Onwards

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780199390960
eISBN:
9780199391011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199390960.003.0020
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Popular

This chapter studies Jonathan Dove’s Cut My Shadow (2011). This set of three songs (‘Surprise’, ‘The Guitar, and ‘Song of the Dry Orange Tree’) amply demonstrates Dove’s musical acumen and special ... More


The development of ultrasound in obstetrics and gynaecology in Sweden

Karel Maršál and Bertil Sundén

in Ultrasound in Clinical Diagnosis: From pioneering developments in Lund to global application in medicine

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199602070
eISBN:
9780191918056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199602070.003.0011
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, History of Medicine

In the field of obstetrics, the advent of diagnostic ultrasound was most welcome because of the obvious lack of a non-invasive method providing information on the ... More


The Geosynchronous Substorm

Charles F. Kennel

in Convection and Substorms: Paradigms of Magnetospheric Phenomenology

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195085297
eISBN:
9780197560488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195085297.003.0016
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Atmospheric Sciences

The reconnection model of substorms deals with the large-scale changes in the structure of the magnetosphere and tail as convection intensifies following a sudden ... More


ROGER SESSIONS (1896–1985)On the Beach at Fontana (1929): Text by James Joyce

Jane Manning

in Vocal Repertoire for the Twenty-First Century, Volume 1: Works Written Before 2000

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780199391028
eISBN:
9780199391073
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199391028.003.0078
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Popular

This chapter discusses a brief but intricate song by Roger Sessions. Sessions is recognized as one of the most cosmopolitan and influential of senior American composers, and this is the sole example ... More


Examination of the abdomen

Stanley Tamuka Zengeya and Tiroumourougane V Serane

in The MRCPCH Clinical Exam Made Simple

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199587933
eISBN:
9780191917974
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199587933.003.0013
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Professional Development in Medicine

The examination of the abdomen is one of the easier cases in the clinical exam. It is, however, easy for candidates to fail this station if they cannot elicit the ... More


Conclusion: Pulsation and the Dynamics of Conviction

Mathijs Pelkmans

in Fragile Conviction: Changing Ideological Landscapes in Urban Kyrgyzstan

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781501705137
eISBN:
9781501708381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501705137.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This book has studied the relationship between sociopolitical instability and conviction by focusing on how secular and religious collective ideas fared in conditions of existential uncertainty in ... More


Processes of rhythm

Curtis Roads

in Composing Electronic Music: A New Aesthetic

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780195373233
eISBN:
9780190232900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373233.003.0006
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

Rhythm is the most fundamental element in all forms of musical expression. Chapter 6 examines the gamut of possibilities for organizing the rhythmic structure of electronic music. The chapter shows ... More


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