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Dance and Health: Exploring Interactions and Implications

Cynthia Quiroga Murcia and Gunter Kreutz

in Music, Health, and Wellbeing

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199586974
eISBN:
9780191738357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586974.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology, Health Psychology

Dancing has been associated with healing processes and care-giving since early times, but only in recent years has there been a growing and increased interest in the systematic research of its health ... More


. The Franklin Phenomenon

Michael Brian Schiffer

in Draw the Lightning Down: Benjamin Franklin and Electrical Technology in the Age of Enlightenment

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520238022
eISBN:
9780520939851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520238022.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This book reports the findings that have been woven around the significant contributions of Benjamin Franklin and his friends. To underscore the diversity of the people who created the first ... More


The Press in London, 1896–1970

Amy Flanders

in The History of Oxford University Press: Volume III: 1896 to 1970

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199568406
eISBN:
9780191772344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199568406.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Cultural History

The London business developed out of the Bible Warehouse established to distribute Oxford Bibles, prayer books and, increasingly, academic and educational titles through London book distribution ... More


The Printer and the Printing House

Martin Maw

in The History of Oxford University Press: Volume III: 1896 to 1970

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199568406
eISBN:
9780191772344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199568406.003.0007
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Cultural History

Five printers worked for the Press during the period, fulfilling the demands of the Clarendon Press, London business, and the smaller requirements of jobbing work for the University; overseeing the ... More


Hunting Victoria

Pete Minard

in All Things Harmless, Useful, and Ornamental: Environmental Transformation through Species Acclimatization, from Colonial Australia to the World

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781469651613
eISBN:
9781469651637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651613.003.0007
Subject:
History, Environmental History

This chapter discusses Australians’ attitudes towards the history of game hunting, giving insight to the complicated relationships among agricultural development, environmental degradation, and ... More


Printing Technology, Binding, Readers, and Social Life

Martin Maw

in The History of Oxford University Press: Volume III: 1896 to 1970

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199568406
eISBN:
9780191772344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199568406.003.0009
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Cultural History

The Press employed a variety of different machines for printing, but they fell broadly into two categories, as characterized by Charles Batey: letterpress and lithography. The two processes differed ... More


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