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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 151, 2006 Lectures

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Hardcover | February 12, 2008

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Volume 151 of the Proceedings of the British Academy contains 15 Lectures delivered at the British Academy in 2006. From consideration of Einstein, to discussions of coercion and consent in Nazi Germany, and judicial independence.
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 151, 2006 LecturesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:380 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.42 inPublished:February 12, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0197264247

ISBN - 13:9780197264249


Table of Contents

Margaret Reynolds: The Child in PoetryKen Binmore: The Origins of Fair PlayJames Simpson: Bonjour Paresse: Waste and Recycling in Book 4 of Gower's Confessio AmantisIan Hacking: Kinds of People: Moving TargetsAdam Smith: Nation and Covenant: The Contribution of Ancient Israel to Modern NationalismLouise Daston: The Marquis de Condorcet and the Meaning of EnlightenmentR J Evans: Coercion and Consent in Nazi GermanyRobert Douglas-Fairhurst: A E Housman's Rejected AddressesBernard Bailyn: The Search for Perfection: Atlantic DimensionsJohn Stachel: Einstein; Ian Donaldson, Shakespeare, Jonson and the Invention of the AuthorNeil MacCormick: Judicial Independence: Who Cares?Norman Hammond: Recovering Maya CivilisationRoy Foster: 'Now Shall I Make My Soul': Approaching Death in Yeats's Life and WorkRobert Darnton: The Devil in the Holy Water: Political Libel in Eighteenth-Century France