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Landowner, Tenant and Agent on the Marquis of Anglesey's Dorset and Somerset Estate, 1814–44
(Cambridge University Press, 2015-09-02)
Reading Jane Austen After Reading Charlotte Smith
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2020-07-01)
Mediating the Interval
Transliteracy as a unifying perspective
(Information Science Reference, 2009)
Transliteracy might provide a unifying perspective on what it means to be literate in the 21st Century. It is not a new behaviour but has been identified as a working concept since the internet generated new ways of thinking ...
Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Textile Coloration, Patterning, and Surface Effects
The environmental impact of textile dyeing and finishing is of paramount concern in the textile industry. Enzyme and laser processing technologies present attractive alternatives to conventional textile coloration and ...
At Home with "Palestine": Performing Historical Photographs of the West Bank in Israeli Households
(Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020-07-23)
This chapter offers insights into the multiple roles played by photography in the sociocultural embodiment of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Looking into the emergence of photographic cultures in Israel of the post-1967 ...
Imagining the source: The interplay of realism and abstraction in electroacoustic music.
This paper examines ways in which composers of electroacoustic music can create virtual and surreal sound worlds through: (1) the combination of recognisable sound events which may not normally coexist in physical Reality, ...
Utopian Governance and the 'Smart' City
The critique centred on the controlling of bodies through emerging forms of digital surveillance can be extended to the wider information networks of the ‘smart’ city. Definitions of ‘smart’ cities are reminiscent of ...
Cycling and the British: A modern history
(Bloomsbury Academic, 2020-12)
Cycling is currently enjoying a boom in popularity. What are the reasons behind this phenomenon? How have perceptions and the popularity of cycling shifted? This book charts the historical development of cycling both ...
Enemies in the Empire: Civilian Internment in the British Empire during the First World War
(Oxford University Press, 2020-03-05)
During the First World War, Britain was the epicentre of global mass internment and deportation operations. Germans, Austro-Hungarians, Turks, and Bulgarians who had settled in Britain and its overseas territories were ...