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The Myth of the Jacobite Clans: The Jacobite Army in 1745

Murray Pittock

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748627561
eISBN:
9780748653461
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627561.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

The first edition of this book argued that British history had long caricatured Jacobitism rather than understanding it, and that the Jacobite Risings in fact enjoyed extensive Lowland support and ... More


“Peasants” Against Industrialization: Images of the Peasantry and Urban Activists’ Representations of the Rural

Sarasij Majumder

in People's Car: Industrial India and the Riddles of Populism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823282425
eISBN:
9780823284849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282425.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter shows how urban activists seek to construct an authentic peasant voice in order to make connections with a transnational civil society, which has its own agendas, views, and implicit or ... More


The Function of the Distorted Angle in the Destructive Intention

Alexander Kluge

Richard Langston (ed.)

in Difference and Orientation: An Alexander Kluge Reader

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501739200
eISBN:
9781501739224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501739200.003.0022
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter explores the dialogue between Gertrud Koch and Alexander Kluge wherein they talked about Theodor W. Adorno's and Walter Benjamin's influence on Kluge's work. What really attracts Kluge ... More


Deromanticizing democracy

Katherine Fierlbeck

in Globalizing Democracy: Power, Legitimacy and the Interpretation of Democratic Ideas

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719049958
eISBN:
9781781701416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719049958.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter describes the romanticization of democracy. As democracy has become more prevalent and more successful, it is seen as superficial and unsatisfying. The current romanticization of ... More


Creativity versus Containment: The Aesthetic Defence

Seán Burke

in The Ethics of Writing: Authorship and Legacy in Plato and Nietzsche

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748618309
eISBN:
9780748652075
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748618309.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter addresses the fictional or poetic frame as an essential aesthetic defence against the dangerous discourses which, beginning with the very Republic of Plato, flourished in the ‘open sea’ ... More


The African Choreographer’s Envisioning

Naomi Gedo Johnson Diouf

in Hot Feet and Social Change: African Dance and Diaspora Communities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780252042959
eISBN:
9780252051814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042959.003.0011
Subject:
Music, Dance

In Kariamu Welsh’s essay, “The ‘Gospel’ of Memory; Memory as ‘Trace’,” the foundational understandings of African dance in the U.S. are dissected and analyzed. Welsh’s emphasis straddles two ... More


“Breeding a race apart from nature”: Ruralists and Conservationists

in Reproduction by Design: Sex, Robots, Trees, and Test-Tube Babies in Interwar Britain

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226560694
eISBN:
9780226560717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226560717.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter explains why those who claimed that the coming of mass society entailed ecological disaster could not avoid linking up sexual, eugenic, and conservationist concerns. Stanley L. Baker's ... More


Demography on the Nomadic Periphery

Suzanne E. Joseph

in Fertile Bonds: Bedouin Class, Kinship, and Gender in the Bekaa Valley

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780813044613
eISBN:
9780813046389
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044613.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The question taken up in this chapter is whether similar forms of class-like differentiation shape the transitional experiences of less stratified peoples peripheral to state control, particularly ... More


Romanticizations, or Cauda Pavonis

Theodore Ziolkowski

in The Alchemist in Literature: From Dante to the Present

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198746836
eISBN:
9780191809187
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198746836.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, Mythology and Folklore

This chapter begins with examples of alchemical imagery in the poetry of Milton and John Donne as well as religious poets in England, Germany, and the American colonies that provided a transition ... More


Jena Romanticism and the Philosophical Significance of Irony

Fred Rush

in Irony and Idealism: Rereading Schlegel, Hegel, and Kierkegaard

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780199688227
eISBN:
9780191767531
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688227.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Chapter one begins by setting out the general post-Kantian and post-Jacobian philosophical landscape against which the Jena romanticism of Novalis and Friedrich Schlegel develops. Both Novalis’ and ... More


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