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A TRIBUTE

LLOYD WHITESELL

in The Music of Joni Mitchell

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195307993
eISBN:
9780199864003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307993.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter reflects on the significance of a high-profile collective tribute album released on the Nonesuch label in 2007.


Introduction

Joshua A. Berman

in Created Equal: How the Bible Broke with Ancient Political Thought

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195374704
eISBN:
9780199871438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374704.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism, Biblical Studies

The Introduction explores the social and economic structures of ancient Near Eastern societies identifying a divide between the dominant tribute imposing class and the dominated tribute bearing ... More


On the Prose Historia of St. Augustine

Janka Szendrei

in The Divine Office in the Latin Middle Ages: Methodology and Source Studies, Regional Developments, Hagiography

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195124538
eISBN:
9780199868421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195124538.003.0019
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Although Augustine, the theologian and philosopher, bishop and saint, enjoyed a high reputation, he was little venerated liturgically during Christianity's first 1,000 years. The liturgical ... More


The Historia of St. Julian of Le Mans by Létald of Micy: Some Comments and Questions about a North French Office of the Early Eleventh Century

David Hiley

in The Divine Office in the Latin Middle Ages: Methodology and Source Studies, Regional Developments, Hagiography

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195124538
eISBN:
9780199868421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195124538.003.0020
Subject:
Music, History, Western

A century ago, Walter Howard Frere, in his seminal work on chant, identified typical melodies and phrases across the Office repertoire. The question remains, however, how one is to deal with the ... More


Clients and Brokers

COLIN NEWBURY

in Patrons, Clients, and Empire: Chieftaincy and Over-rule in Asia, Africa, and the Pacific

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199257812
eISBN:
9780191717864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257812.003.03
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History

In ‘Indian’ India, older techniques won political influence and access to resources for the governments of Madras, Bombay and Surat in Awadh, the Carnatic, the Maratha Deccan, and the states of South ... More


Jerome Kern: “Tribute” (1938)

Robert Wyatt and John Andrew Johnson

in The George Gershwin Reader

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195327113
eISBN:
9780199851249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195327113.003.0075
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter presents an excerpt from the 1938 book George Gershwin, edited by Merle Armitage focusing on composer Jerome Kern's tribute to Gershwin. Kern was one of the greatest influences on ... More


Sacred Mandates: Asian International Relations since Chinggis Khan

Timothy Brook, Michael van Walt van Praag, and Miek Boltjes (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226562629
eISBN:
9780226562933
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226562933.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This book presents a new framework for understanding the history of interpolity relations in Inner and East Asia. It is intended to inspire a less politicized approach to the Asian past and to help ... More


China's Hegemony: Four Hundred Years of East Asian Domination

Ji-Young Lee

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780231179744
eISBN:
9780231542173
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231179744.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Many have viewed the tribute system as China's tool for projecting its power and influence in East Asia, treating other actors as passive recipients of Chinese domination. China's Hegemony sheds new ... More


Chinese Hegemony: Grand Strategy and International Institutions in East Asian History

Feng Zhang

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780804793896
eISBN:
9780804795043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804793896.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explores the strategic and institutional dynamics of international relations in East Asian history when imperial China was the undisputed regional hegemon. It draws on both Chinese and ... More


The Asantehene's Kostgeld: Tribute, Rent, and Political Myth, 1744–1872

LARRY W. YARAK

in Asante and the Dutch 1744–1873

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198221562
eISBN:
9780191678448
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198221562.003.0004
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter looks at the origin and significance of the Asantehene's kostgeld, the annual stipend paid by the Dutch as rent or tribute, initially in acknowledgment of Asante sovereignty at Accra, ... More


The Development of Asante Administration of Dutch and Elmina Affairs, I: Tribute-Collectors, Traders, and Diplomats, 1744–1816

LARRY W. YARAK

in Asante and the Dutch 1744–1873

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198221562
eISBN:
9780191678448
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198221562.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter engages the examination of the kostgeld, showing how the commencement of kostgeld payments served as catalyst in the process of Asante administrative development. The course of this ... More


The Politics of Hunger, 1845–1850

Paul Bew

in Ireland: The Politics of Enmity 1789-2006

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199561261
eISBN:
9780191701832
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561261.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

On 9 September 1845, the Dublin Evening Post reported the arrival of the potato blight. On 10 November, Peel ordered the purchase in America of £100,000-worth of Indian corn for shipment to Ireland. ... More


The Prehistory of Foreign Engagement

Christopher A. Ford

in The Mind of Empire: China's History and Modern Foreign Relations

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813192635
eISBN:
9780813135519
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813192635.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Because it was surrounded by what it perceived as weaker and culturally inferior neighbors for most of its ancient history, China has a traditional view of itself in relation to the rest of the world ... More


Charlotte's Seed: Thomas Ball's Emancipation Group / Freedman's Monument (1876), Washington, D.C.

James A. Percoco

in Summers with Lincoln: Looking for the Man in the Monuments

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823228959
eISBN:
9780823234981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823228959.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

By the end of the Civil War, the Sanitary Commission began to focus its energies on caring for black orphans. As a final tribute to the people they had served, the commission ... More


Divas and Sonnets: Poetry for Female Singers in Teatri arti e letteratura

Francesco Izzo

in The Arts of the Prima Donna in the Long Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195365870
eISBN:
9780199932054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195365870.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Opera, History, Western

This chapter investigates an early form of media culture familiar to prima donnas active in the early and mid-nineteenth century: poetry published in Italian newspapers and journals that sang the ... More


Alan Ferguson Rodger: A Tribute Given at the Memorial Service Held in St Giles’ Cathedral, Edinburgh on 25 November 2011

Colin MacKay

in Judge and Jurist: Essays in Memory of Lord Rodger of Earlsferry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199677344
eISBN:
9780191758379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199677344.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter presents a tribute given at Lord Rodger's memorial service held in St Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh on 25 November 2011. Journalist and broadcaster Colin MacKay recalls the start of his ... More


Under the Arkhē: The Cyclades in the Fifth Century (490–404)

Brian Rutishauser

in Athens and the Cyclades: Economic Strategies 540-314 BC

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199646357
eISBN:
9780191746246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646357.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter describes conditions in the Cyclades under Athenian hegemony of the fifth century. The formation of the Delian League ended the local operation of warships, local coinage, and local ... More


Afterword – Afterlives

in Bright Stars: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Romantic Literary Culture

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312113
eISBN:
9781846315145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846312113.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter discusses the contribution of Bryan Cornwall in the posthumous redemption of John Keats as a poet. It discusses his sentimental poetic tribute An Elegy on the Death of the poet Keats ... More


Epilogue: Thou Art Not Gone

in A Dreamer and a Visionary: H P Lovecraft in His Time

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239468
eISBN:
9781846312991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239468.003.0021
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter focuses on events following Lovecraft's death on 15 March 1937. A funeral service was held on 18 March attended by small number of friends and relatives: Annie, Harry Brobst and his ... More


Separating Trade from Tribute: Kangxi Ends the Tribute Trade System

Gang Zhao

in The Qing Opening to the Ocean: Chinese Maritime Policies, 1684-1757

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836436
eISBN:
9780824871192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836436.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter focuses on Kangxi's new policy, which gave market forces priority by unlinking trade from tribute. Foreign traders were no longer obliged to deal with the strict regulations and the ... More


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