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A. N. (Austin Norman) Palmer

 (1860–1927) Creator of the Palmer Method, the most common form of penmanship instruction in 20th-century America. Palmer trained in New Hampshire with George A. Gaskell in the ...

Palmer, A. N. (Austin Norman)

Palmer, A. N. (Austin Norman) (1860–1927)   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to the Book

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..., A. N. (Austin Norman) ( 1860–1927 ) Creator of the Palmer Method, the most common form of penmanship instruction in 20 th -century America. Palmer trained in New Hampshire with George A. Gaskell in the ornamental style popularized by P. R. *Spencer . In 1879 , he moved to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, thereafter his home, although he worked in New York City ( 1907–27 ) and lectured widely. In 1884 , he founded The Western Penman (after 1907 , The American Penman ). His Palmer Method first appeared serially in that magazine and then in textbooks...

A. N. (Austin Norman) Palmer

A. N. (Austin Norman) Palmer  

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 (1860–1927) Creator of the Palmer Method,the most common form of penmanship instruction in 20th-century America. Palmer trained in New Hampshire with George A. Gaskell in the ornamental style ...
Histories

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H. Wiley Hitchcock, Lisa Barg, and David Brackett

The Grove Dictionary of American Music (2 ed.)

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2013
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Music, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
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7,287 words

...: The Theatre of Mixed Means (New York, 1968) B.C. Malone : Country Music U.S.A.: a Fifty-year History (Austin, 1968, 2/1985) G. Schuller : Early Jazz: its Roots and Musical Development (New York, 1968) M. Stearns and J. Stearns : Jazz Dance: the Story of American Vernacular Dance (New York, 1968) “The Composer in Academia: Reflections on a Theme of Stravinsky,” College Music Symposium , x (1970), 55–98 C. Gillett : The Sound of the City: the Rise of Rock ‘n’ Roll (New York, 1970, 2/1972) M. Williams : The Jazz Tradition (New York, 1970) D....

Conflict and Journalism

Conflict and Journalism   Reference library

Fay Anderson

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Journalism Studies

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2020
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Social sciences
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... Key research on embedding post-2003 and its relationship to media management and censorship has been undertaken by (but not confined to) Howard Tumber and Jerry Palmer ( 2004 ); Bill Katovsky and Timothy Carlson’, whose ( 2005 ) work draws on extensive interviews; and Christopher Paul and James Kim’, who offer a ( 2004 ) historical analysis of embedding. Yahya Kamalipour ( 2004 ) presents a multifaceted look at war, media, and propaganda from international perspectives, and the impact of globalization on media practices. Several groundbreaking studies consider...

Social Science on Religion and Nature

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The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature

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2010
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Religion, Social sciences
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... The Greening of Faith: God, the Environment, and the Good Life . Hanover: University Press of New England, 1997. Butigan, Ken and Philip N. Joranson . Cry of the Environment: Rebuilding the Christian Creation Tradition . Santa Fe, NM: Bear, 1984. Cooper, David Edward and Joy Palmer , eds. Spirit of the Environment: Religion, Value, and Environmental Concern . London, New York: Routledge, 1998. Crosby, Donald A. A Religion of Nature . Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2002. Dekker, Paul , Peter Ester and Masja Nas . “ Religion, Culture,...

Language Change

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International Encyclopedia of Linguistics (2 ed.)

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2003
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11,996 words
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...Malkiel , pp. 17–92. Amsterdam: Benjamins. Lehmann, Winfred P. 1973. A structural principle of language . Language 49.47–66. Lehmann, Winfred P. 1974. Proto-Indo-European syntax . Austin, Tex.: University of Texas Press. Li, Charles N. 1975a. Synchrony versus diachrony in language structure . Language 51.873–886. Li, Charles N. , ed. 1975b. Word order and word order change . Austin, Tex.: University of Texas Press. Li, Charles N. , ed. 1977. Mechanisms of syntactic change . Austin, Tex.: University of Texas Press. Lightfoot, David . 1979. Principles...

Chicago

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Annette Fern, Mark Clague, Mark Clague, Annette Fern, Sarah Velez, Mark Clague, Annette Fern, Bruce Carr, Mark Clague, J. Bradford Robinson, William Kenney, John Behling, David Grazian, Annette Fern, and Katherine Brucher

The Grove Dictionary of American Music (2 ed.)

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2013
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Music, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
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... Earl Hines . Jazz and blues labels catered to black listeners, and Chicago soon developed a reputation as the nation's center for authentic blues and jazz recordings made by Southern migrant musicians. There also emerged a jazz culture of white Chicago musicians, beginning with the so-called Austin High School Gang, which included Jimmy McPartland , Frank Teschemacher , and Bud Freeman . Other locals included Benny Goodman , Gene Krupa , Eddie Condon , and a host of others, all of whom were active in Chicago in the mid-1920s and helped to create the...

Caribbean

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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

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2008
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History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
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...between the government and the People's Revolutionary Government ( PRG ), leading to a coup in 1983 that was led by the pro-Communist deputy prime minister Bernard Coard and general Hudson Austin ; Austin rose to power as prime minister. Within a week the United States had invaded the island in what it called Operation Urgent Fury, provoked by the strategic implications of a hard-Left government in Grenada. A socialist government, for example, might have formed a triangle with Cuba and Nicaragua, blocking off trade routes and oil supplies through the...

Modern Legal Traditions

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M. Christian Green, Benny Tai, Norman Doe, Rafael D. García Pérez, and Robert F. Cochran Jr.

The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Law

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2015
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Religion, Law
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...Paris: Les Belles Letres, 2004. Mirow, Matthew C. Latin American Law: A History of Private Law and Institutions in Spanish America . Austin: University of Texas Press, 2004. Recopilación de las Leyes de los Reynos de las Indias [Compilation of the Laws of the Indies’ Kingdoms]. Edited by Julian Paredes . Madrid, 1681. Roscio, Juan Germán . El triunfo de la libertad sobre el despotismo [The Triumph of Liberty over Despostism]. Philadelphia: Thomas H. Palmer, 1817. Saranyana, Josep-Ignasi , and Juan-Bosco Amores Carredano , eds. Política y...

Popular music

Popular music   Reference library

Charles Hamm, Robert Walser, Jacqueline Warwick, and Charles Hiroshi Garrett

The Grove Dictionary of American Music (2 ed.)

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2013
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Music, Social sciences, Regional and Area Studies
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...H. Nathan : Dan Emmett and the Rise of Early Negro Minstrelsy (Norman, 1962/ R ) P. Glass and L.C. Singer : Singing Soldiers: a History of the Civil War in Song (New York, 1964) R.J. Wolfe : Secular Music in America, 1801–1825: a Bibliography (New York, 1964) R.C. Toll : Blacking Up: the Minstrel Show in Nineteenth-century America (New York, 1974) W.W. Austin : “Susanna,” “Jeanie,” and “The Old Folks at Home”: the Songs of Stephen C. Foster from his Time to Ours (New York, 1975) J.A. Stephens : Henry Russell in America: Chutzpah and Huzzah ...

History of Linguistics

History of Linguistics   Reference library

International Encyclopedia of Linguistics (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Linguistics
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...and African Studies, University of London 17.548–566. Reprinted in Palmer 1970, pp. 133–151. Palmer, Frank R. , ed. 1970. Prosodic analysis . London: Oxford University Press. Palmer, Frank R. 1981. Semantics: A new outline . 2d ed. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press. Robins, Robert H. 1953. The phonology of the nasalized verbal forms in Sundanese . Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London 15.138–145. Reprinted in Palmer 1970, pp. 104–111. Robins, Robert H. 1957. Aspects of prosodic analysis...

Collections

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Laurence Libin and Arnold Myers

The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2015
Subject:
Music
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41,235 words

...Collections (DUMIC); US.DM.u : 700 Western and non-Western, including G. Norman Eddy and Willemina de Hen-Bijl collections. F.N. and G.N. Eddy: ‘Four Flageolets’, AMIS Newsletter , vol.1/4 (1972); T. Good and G.N. Eddy: The Eddy Collection of Musical Instruments: a Checklist (1985) edwardsville, il. University Art Museum, Southern Illinois University; US.ED.uam : 125 mainly European art, also Asian incl. Carl H. Tollefsen, Kiburz Flute, and African collections. A.R. Rice: ‘Southern Illinois University Checklist Prepared’, AMIS...

Property

Property   Reference library

The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History

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Current Version:
2009
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Law, History
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...Butterworths; New York: LexisNexis Group, 2002. A survey of the equitable power to order specific restoration of chattels. Pollock, Frederick , and Frederic W. Maitland . The History of English Law . 2nd ed. Ch. 4.7. Cambridge, U.K.: The University Press, 1898. A general account of the early common-law history of movable goods, particularly the appeal of larceny. Vaines, James Crossley . Crossley Vaines’ Personal Property . 5th ed. by E. L. G. Tyler and N. E. Palmer. Chap. 3. London: Butterworths, 1973. A description of the main features of the modern law...

United States of America

United States of America   Reference library

The Continuum Complete International Encyclopedia of Sexuality

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2010
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Social sciences, Society and culture
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...In: A. Ellis & A. Abarbanel , eds., The encyclopedia of sexual behavior (pp. 746–756). New York: Jason Aronson. Goodson, P. 1996. Protestant seminary students' views of family planning and intention to promote family planning through education . Unpublished doctoral dissertation. The University of Texas at Austin, TX. Goodson, P. 2002. Predictors of intention to promote family planning: A survey of Protestant seminarians in the United States . Health Education & Behavior , 29(5):521–541. Goodson, P. , D. McCormick , & A. Evans . 2000a. Sex and...

Bibliography, Selected

Bibliography, Selected   Reference library

Green's Dictionary of Slang

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2011
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...Pain, Barry De Omnibus (London 1901) Paine, Ralph D. The Fighting Fleets (London 1918) Paley, Frank Rumble on the Docks (New York 1953) [New York 1955] Palmer, Cyril Everard The Wooing of Beppo Tate (London 1972) Palmer, Joel Journal of Travels over the Rocky Mountains (Cincinnati 1847) Palmer, Roy A Touch of the Times (London 1974) Palmer, Vance The Passage (London 1928) Palmer-Archer, Laura M. Bush Honeymoon and Other Stories (London 1904) Palsgrave, John Lesclarcissement de la Langue Francoyse (London 1530) Panter-Downes, Mollie ...

Social Order and Mobility in 16th- and 17th-Century Central Mexico

Social Order and Mobility in 16th- and 17th-Century Central Mexico   Reference library

Tatiana Seijas

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mexican History and Culture

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2019
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
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7,705 words

...City: Urban Life in the Age of Atlantic Capitalism (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2005). 13. Nicolás León , Las castas del México colonial o Nueva España (Mexico: Museo Nacional de Arqueología, Historia y Etnografía, 1924). 14. Lyle N. McAlister , “Social Structure and Social Change in New Spain,” Hispanic American Historical Review 43, no. 3 (1963); Magnus Mörner , Race Mixture in the History of Latin America (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1967); David A. Brading , “Government and Elite in Late Colonial Mexico,” ...

Ideology in the Crime Genre

Ideology in the Crime Genre   Reference library

Timothy O. Lenz

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Crime, Media, and Popular Culture

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Current Version:
2018
Subject:
Social sciences
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13,870 words

...the 1980s, a time when neoliberal policies such as the promotion of international trade and globalization and the rational actor theory, which promoted individual freedom of choice as a better way to order society than government mandates, were popular. The film describes these policies and ideas as causes of the very problems that law enforcement seemed incapable of solving. This is a significant development because individualism and competition are two of the values that are embedded in crime stories and make the crime genre conservative ( Palmer, 1993 , p....

Smallpox Eradication in Mexico

Smallpox Eradication in Mexico   Reference library

Claudia Agostoni

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mexican History and Culture

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Current Version:
2019
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
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9,134 words

... 18. Andrea Rusnock , “Catching Cowpox: The Early Spread of Smallpox Vaccination, 1798–1810,” Bulletin of the History of Medicine 83 (2009): 22. 19. Marcos Cueto and Steven Palmer , Medicine and Public Health in Latin America: A History (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 43. 20. Susana María Ramírez Martín , “El niño y la vacuna de la viruela rumbo a América: La Real Expedición Filantrópica de la Vacuna (1803–1806),” Revista Complutense de Historia de América 29 (2003): 77–101 ; Susana Ramirez et al., eds., La Real Expedición...

Temperance and Prohibition

Temperance and Prohibition   Reference library

H. Paul Thompson

The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Urban History

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2019
Subject:
History, Contemporary History (post 1945)
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14,665 words

...in the Progressive South (Philadelphia: J. P. Lippincott, 1972); and William A. Link , The Paradox of Southern Progressivism (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1992), chapters 2 and 4. 35. Blocker, American Temperance Movement , 112–113; and Lisa McGirr, chapter 1. 36. Pegram, 109–165; Peter H. Odegard , Pressure Politics: The Story of the Anti-Saloon League (New York: Columbia University Press, 1928); K. Austin Kerr , Organized for Prohibition: A New History of the Anti-Saloon League (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press,...

Britain

Britain: c. 800,000 years ago - 2011  

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2012

...Henry Wood sets 'Rule Britannia' in his Fantasia on British Sea Songs , providing a traditional favourite for the last night of the Proms Fantasia on British Sea Songs The Oxford Companion to Music 1 rev Edwardian era 1900s 20th century Performing arts Music War Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 British Isles Europe 1905 1905 English engineer Herbert Austin sets up a factory to manufacture cars at Longbridge, south of Birmingham Austin, Herbert (1866–1941) A Dictionary of British History 1 rev Edwardian era 1900s 20th century Technology...

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