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The geo-constitution and the long history of localism

Jane Wills

in Locating Localism: Statecraft, Citizenship and Democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447323037
eISBN:
9781447323051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447323037.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter takes a long view of the British state and its geographical division of powers. Stretching over 500 years the chapter looks at the history of local government and its origins in the ... More


Legal Strategies for the Development and Protection of Communal Property

Ting Xu and Alison Clarke (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780197266380
eISBN:
9780191879579
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266380.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

‘Communal’ property is an important mechanism for allocating natural resources and regulating their use – whether for economic exploitation, recreational use or the promotion of biodiversity and ... More


Paying One's Dues: The Music Business, the City and Urban Regeneration

Sara Cohen

in The Business of Music

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235286
eISBN:
9781846312717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853235286.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines the music business and how music was used to contribute on, and profit from, large-scale projects aimed at urban regeneration in Liverpool and its region during the 1980s and ... More


Local Places/Modern Spaces: The Crossroads Local in Faulkner

Barbara Ladd

in Faulkner's Geographies

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781496802279
eISBN:
9781496802323
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496802279.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

One characteristic of modernity has been the discursive displacement of place (with its foundations in ideas of differentiation and qualification) in favor of “space” (based in quantification and ... More


Cost of Computations Using Krylov Subspace Methods

Jörg Liesen and Zdenek Strakos

in Krylov Subspace Methods: Principles and Analysis

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199655410
eISBN:
9780191744174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655410.003.0005
Subject:
Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Algebra

Using the Poisson model problem as a motivation, the chapter shows that evaluation of computational cost in computations using Krylov subspace methods depends on unresolved but important issues such ... More


The local is everywhere: a post-colonial reassessment of cultural sensitivity in conflict governance

Kristoffer Lidén and Elida K. U. Jacobsen

in Cultures of Governance and Peace: A Comparison of EU and Indian Theoretical and Policy Approaches

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780719099557
eISBN:
9781526120885
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099557.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter six discuss the notion of ‘the local‘ through the history of governance in colonial and post-colonial India. The authors focus on ability of liberal governance to adapt to local culture. They ... More


Ireland

Mette Hjort and Duncan Petrie

in The Cinema of Small Nations

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748625369
eISBN:
9780748671151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625369.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

As a small and relatively peripheral nation, Ireland's film industry is largely state-funded with additional support from European sources and co-production deals with the commercial industry. It ... More


Women, war and drinking

David W. Gutzke

in Women drinking out in Britain since the early twentieth century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719052644
eISBN:
9781781707050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719052644.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

As in World War I, the second World War resulted in the disappearance of pre-war spatial boundaries governing drinking. Young women began visiting pubs in growing numbers first in early 1941 and with ... More


High Streets, Low Places, and Indian Roots: Shopping Malls and the Narratives of Space

Sanjay Srivastava

in Entangled Urbanism: Slum, Gated Community, and Shopping Mall in Delhi and Gurgaon

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198099147
eISBN:
9780199084487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099147.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Focusing on shopping malls, this chapter seeks to track the ways in which ‘social’ and consuming life are imagined within narratives of their design, operation, and use. It is concerned with ... More


The 1958 Student Movement and the Origins of Mexico's New Left

Jaime M. Pensado

in Rebel Mexico: Student Unrest and Authoritarian Political Culture During the Long Sixties

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780804786539
eISBN:
9780804787291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804786539.003.0006
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the significance of the 1958 student strike organized by middle class universitarios in support of striking bus drivers. It argues that, despite the protest's short duration ... More


In the Labyrinth: Annotating Aran

Andrew McNeillie

in Coastal Works: Cultures of the Atlantic Edge

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198795155
eISBN:
9780191836503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198795155.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, World Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

It is now widely acknowledged, and far beyond Ireland, that Tim Robinson’s two volumes jointly known as Stones of Aran (‘Pilgrimage’ and ‘Labyrinth’) are modern classics, exemplary in every way of ... More


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