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Forgetful RemembranceSocial Forgetting and Vernacular Historiography of a Rebellion in Ulster

Forgetful Remembrance: Social Forgetting and Vernacular Historiography of a Rebellion in Ulster

Guy Beiner

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198749356
eISBN:
9780191813467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198749356.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, Historiography

What happens when a society attempts to obscure inconvenient episodes in its past? In 1798, Ulster Protestants—in particular Presbyterians—participated alongside Catholics in the failed republican ... More

Exemplars of Truth

Exemplars of Truth

Keith Lehrer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190884277
eISBN:
9780190884307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190884277.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This monograph is both an intellectual summation as well as a philosophical advancement of key themes of the work of Keith Lehrer on several key topics—including knowledge, self-trust, autonomy, and ... More

Campania in the Flavian Poetic Imagination

Campania in the Flavian Poetic Imagination

Antony Augoustakis and R. Joy Littlewood (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198807742
eISBN:
9780191845567
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807742.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The region of Campania with its fertility and volcanic landscape was greatly influential on the Roman cultural imagination. The Bay of Naples was a centre outside the city of Rome, a place of otium, ... More

The Voices of NimesWomen, Sex, and Marriage in Reformation Languedoc

The Voices of Nimes: Women, Sex, and Marriage in Reformation Languedoc

Suzannah Lipscomb

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198797661
eISBN:
9780191839030
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797661.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Cultural History

Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century women of the middling and lower levels of society left no letters or diaries. Criminal courts and magistrates kept few records of their testimonies, and no ... More

Enemy Number OneThe United States of America in Soviet Ideology and Propaganda, 1945-1959

Enemy Number One: The United States of America in Soviet Ideology and Propaganda, 1945-1959

Rósa Magnúsdóttir

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190681463
eISBN:
9780190681494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190681463.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, European Modern History

Enemy Number One tells the story of Soviet propaganda and ideology toward the United States during the early Cold War. From Stalin’s anti-American campaign to Khrushchev’s peaceful coexistence, this ... More

Adapting The Wizard of OzMusical Versions from Baum to MGM and Beyond

Adapting The Wizard of Oz: Musical Versions from Baum to MGM and Beyond

Danielle Birkett and Dominic McHugh (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190663179
eISBN:
9780190663216
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190663179.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Popular

This new multiauthor volume will examine The Wizard of Oz and its surrounding culture, centering on three areas of study: early adaptations of Baum’s novels, insights into the MGM film, and the ... More

Among the ScientologistsHistory, Theology, and Praxis

Among the Scientologists: History, Theology, and Praxis

Donald Westbrook

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190664978
eISBN:
9780190921453
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190664978.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

The Church of Scientology is one of the most recognizable American-born new religious movements, but perhaps the least understood. Based on six years of interviews, fieldwork, and research conducted ... More

ConsequentialismNew Directions, New Problems

Consequentialism: New Directions, New Problems

Christian Seidel (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190270117
eISBN:
9780190270131
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190270117.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

Consequentialism is a focal point of discussion and a driving force behind developments in moral philosophy. Recently, the debate has shifted in focus and in style: by seeking to consequentialize ... More

Debating Pornography

Debating Pornography

Andrew Altman and Lori Watson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780199358700
eISBN:
9780199358731
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199358700.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

Debates about pornography have raged since the sexual revolution of the 1960s, and the explosive spread in recent years of sexually explicit images across the Internet has only fueled the ... More

Decolonizing UniversalismA Transnational Feminist Ethic

Decolonizing Universalism: A Transnational Feminist Ethic

Serene J. Khader

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190664190
eISBN:
9780190664237
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190664190.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Decolonizing Universalism develops a way forward for genuinely anti-imperialist feminisms. Against ways of thinking that suggest feminists must either reject normativity altogether or bite the bullet ... More

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