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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 139, 2005 Lectures

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Hardcover | April 20, 2007

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Volume 139 of the Proceedings of the British Academy contains 13 Lectures delivered at the British Academy in 2005. Topics range from archaeological perspectives on the essence of being human to discussions of the UK's Monetary Policy Committee and the role of judges.
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 139, 2005 LecturesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:352 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.02 inPublished:April 20, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0197263941

ISBN - 13:9780197263945


Table of Contents

Stephen Nickell: Practical Issues in UK Monetary Policy, 2000-2005Alan C Dessen: Staging Matters: Shakespeare, the Director, and the Theatre HistorianLord Bingham of Cornhill: The Judges: Active or Passive?Marilyn Strathern: Useful KnowledgeJane Stabler: Byron, Conversation and DiscordKeith Wrightson: Mutualities and Obligations: Changing Social Relationships in Early Modern EnglandCarlo Ginzburg: Dante's Epistle to Cangrande and its Two AuthorsColin Renfrew: Becoming Human: the Archaeological ChallengeLothar von Falkenhausen: The Inscribed Bronzes from Yangjiacun: New Evidence on Social Structure and Historical Consciousness in Late Western Zhou China (c. 800 BC)Joseph Koerner: Everyman in Motion: from Bosch to BruegelAbstracts and Notes on Lectures