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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 117: 2001 Lectures

EditorThe British Academy

Hardcover | August 21, 2003

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Volume 117 of the Proceedings of the British Academy contains 16 lectures delivered at the British Academy in 2001.
The British Academy is the United Kingdom's national academy for the humanities and the social sciences. It was established by Royal Charter in 1902, and is a fellowship of about 750 scholars.
Title:Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 117: 2001 LecturesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:554 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.55 inPublished:August 21, 2003Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0197262791

ISBN - 13:9780197262795


Table of Contents

Jessica Rawson: The Origins of Chinese Mountain Painting: Evidence from ArchaeologyJ. R. Maddicott: Prosperity and Power in the Age of Bede and BeowulfPaul Binksi: How Northern was the Northern Master at Assisi?Ralph Griffiths: After Glyn Dwr: An Age of Reconciliation?Richard Wilson: A World Elsewhere: Shakespeare's Sense of an ExitKeith Thomas: The Life of LearningQuentin Skinner: A Third Concept of LibertyKaren O'Brien: Poetry against Empire: Milton to ShelleyGertrude Himmelfarb: Two Enlightenments: A Contrast in Social EthicsAdrian Lyttelton: The Origins of a National Monarchy: Tradition and Innovation in the Cult of the House of Savoy during the RisorgimentoJames W. Fernandez: The Disease of Language and the Language of DiseaseMarjorie Perloff: Gertrude Stein's Differential SyntaxTim Kendall: 'I see men as trees suffering': The Vision of Keith DouglasJ. W. Harris: Reason or Mumbo Jumbo: The Common Law's Approach to PropertyRichard Blundell: Welfare-to-Work: Which Policies Work and Why?Annette Karmiloff-Smith: Elementary, my dear Watson, the clue is in the genes ... or is it?