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Published: 01 April 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392101-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9210-1
Book Chapter

By Christopher Chitty, Max Fox
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012238-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1223-8
... 5, 35, 75, 79; and patrician morality, 133, 137, 178; and the regulation of sodomy, 5, 39, 91 105 East Indies Company, 92, 97, 98, 101 Ellis, Havelock, 149 enclosure, 34, 38, 40, 125, 126 Endnotes (journal), 15 16 Engels, Frederic, 27, 28 Enlightenment: and epistemologies of sex, 90, 108 9...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377610-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7761-0
... of locating the fictive characters and happenings in relation to an actual time and place. The same strategies occur in Thomas Mann's Buddenbrooks. The social level is closer to that of Middlemarch, perhaps even somewhat higher, for the Budden• brooks are patricians, deeply involved in the...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012238-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1223-8
..., state ceremonies, patrician horse races, and bullbaiting all ritualized the maleness of public space in northern Italian cities.14 Fynes Moryson, a seventeenth- century Scottish traveler, remarked that the women of Italy know not the price of any thing, or ever goe to Markets (scarce are allowed to go...
Published: 22 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003380-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0338-0
... to British rule triumphant, glorious, patrician, and great. The recipe, however fraught, neverthe- less produced an inaugural moment in the genre of the modern memo- rial museum in India. But Curzon s bid was like the last gasp of the Victorian era as it peered into the uncertainty of the twentieth...
Published: 11 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390626-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9062-6
... genteel and affluent family, this optimistic patrician leader sought from an early age to emulate his cousin Theodore Roosevelt. But in the end FDR would far surpass TR in achieve- ments, inaugurating the New Deal age of government activism, and guiding the United States as it made the transition from...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012238-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1223-8
... patrician gayness that seeks re- lease in contact with rough- hewn laboring masculinity (one literary lineage of this would run from E. M. Forster s Maurice to Alan Hollinghurst s The Swimming- Pool Library). Queer theory has tended to read these styles in polar rather than dialecti- cal terms (this is less...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012238-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1223-8
... CHAPTER THREE scale required large amounts of capital and could only be funded with the profits of trade or the spoils of war; accordingly, the tracts of reclaimed land in the plains became the property of wealthy patricians and became habit- able only with great civilizational effort.7 In his seminal...
Book Chapter

By Ellen Graff
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377665-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7766-5
... for the masses, but for the narrow circles of the overeducated." 75 His Dancing Red 69 chief target was T. S. Eliot, a naturalized British citizen, born in St. Louis, with aloof, patrician airs, who became a dedicated anticommunist. In "Strange...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478010296-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1029-6
... temporal lament mummified adorned in their heavy cassocks, scarlet silk rabats, crosses, miters, and other official rega- lia, sitting on plastic chairs. The deceptive, even ghostly appearance of the chairs under such patrician occupants was a topic of some wayward talk in the cantina after the...
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012900-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1290-0
... and other art clubs, which dominated the local artistic scene for most of the 1910s and 1920s. These exclusive, patrician- led bodies acted as gatekeepers to the local art world, controlling much of the city s exhibition space and establishing the par ameters for its urban aesthetic. They promoted...
Published: 24 July 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1223-8
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... instead imag- ined a robust linguistic nation in the making, durable with zest, language, and Lianja performances.70 Colonial field science sometimes startled. When Schwers’s report moved north to the aloof, patrician metropole, for example, it left behind the humid, “primitive” zone where dread...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377610-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7761-0
... grooming and meticulous clothing. His new house carries patrician distinction to extrava• gant lengths; fully a quarter of its living space is occupied by the music room, while the bedroom is connected to an ample bath and dressing room. On the other hand, it is entirely lacking in office premises...
Published: 27 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007616-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0761-6
... face etched on ivory in a setting that included ruby and sapphire chips in dulled gold. This would have been at the end of the 1950s. I took the money and spent it on food. Albert Reinthal Sr. and his wife, my Patrician- looking, pampered, enormously heavy, and lavender- scented grand mother, Daisy...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012238-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1223-8
... Italian city- states, the patricians of the Dutch Republic, the revolutionary- era French and English bourgeoisie, and, finally, the American world system? How might our senses of the way in which sexuality becomes politicized and neutralized be sharpened by such a comparative sociohistorical approach? To...
Published: 02 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012610-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1261-0
..., madrasas (colleges), and teaching hospitals of the empire. Although these institutions emerged from within the po liti- cal economy of the patrician house hold, the members of these families Refusing Labor s (Re)production 85 increasingly moved into roles as high officials of state.33 Particularly impor...
Published: 01 January 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1290-0
... and other art clubs, which dominated the local artistic scene for most of the 1910s and 1920s. These exclusive, patrician- led bodies acted as gatekeepers to the local art world, controlling much of the city s exhibition space and establishing the par ameters for its urban aesthetic. They promoted...
Published: 06 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009146-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0914-6
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002154-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0215-4
... Class Strug gles in France, drafted between 1850 and 1852. The history of all hitherto existing society is the history of class strug gles. Freeman and slave, patrician and plebeian, lord and serf, guild- master and journeyman, in a word, oppressor and oppressed, stood in constant opposition to one...