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The BBC, the State and Cold War Culture : The Case of Television’s The War Game (1965)
The Cold War was as much a propaganda conflict as one fought between soldiers and politicians. The BBC, as a broadcaster of news and entertainment in large parts of the world, stood at the very centre of this battle. Indeed, ...
A Future for Presentism
Presentism, the view that only the present exists, was a much-neglected position in the philosophy of time for a number of years. Recently, however, it has been enjoying a renaissance among philosophers. A Future for ...
Major among the minors: a cultural materialist reading of Julius Caesar
When Metellus Cimber makes this contribution at the conspirators’ conference in Brutus’s orchard, he is alerting his fellow confederates to the essential importance of including Cicero in their design to overthrow Caesarean ...
Experimenting with phenomenology
We review the use of introspective and phenomenological methods in experimental settings. We distinguish different senses of introspection, and further distinguish phenomenological method from introspectionist approaches. ...
Digitising History from below : The Old Bailey Proceedings Online, 1674-1834
The Old Bailey Proceedings Online has made available in a fully searchable online edition the largest body of texts detailing the lives of non-elite people ever published. This article explains the origins, methodologies, ...
Dealing with uncertainty : managing personal investment in the early English national debt
During the late seventeenth century there was a ‘Financial Revolution’ in England. Prompted by the exigencies of the Nine Years War (1689–97), the state marked the beginnings of a permanently funded National Debt by ...
Corporate Strategies of and Market Developments in South Africa's telecommunication industry
This article focuses on various factors that are usually exploited by media institutions to impede competition. A case study of South Africa's Telkom and three cellular phone service providers is used to illustrate how ...
Turning the Page : Children’s Literature in Performance and the Media
(Peter Lang Pub. Inc., 2006)
Hexereivorwurfe im England des 19. und fruhen 20. Jahrhunderts