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Making and Remaking Horror in the 1970s and 2000s

David Roche.

March 2014; published online September 2014.

Book. Subjects: film. 352 pages.

Making and Remaking Horror in the 1970s and 2000s or Why Don’t They Do it Like They Used to? takes up the nostalgic assumption shared by many fans and scholars that the...

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Fred Zinnemann and the Cinema of Resistance

J.E. Smyth.

March 2014; published online September 2014.

Book. Subjects: film. 320 pages.

Between 1944 and 1977, director Fred Zinnemann made a surprising number of historical films about the rise and resistance to fascism, the Spanish Civil War and Second World...

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Oil and Water

Andrea Miller, Shearon Roberts and Victoria LaPoe.

May 2014; published online September 2014.

Book. Subjects: media studies. 192 pages.

This book explores the media experiences of the dual disasters to hit the Gulf Coast within five years, Hurricane Katrina and the Deepwater Horizon Oil Disaster. The disaster journalism...

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Creating Jazz Counterpoint

Vic Hobson.

April 2014; published online September 2014.

Book. Subjects: American music. 176 pages.

This book explores how the blues became a part of New Orleans jazz. In so doing it demonstrates how the principles of barbershop harmony were applied to the instrumentation of a jazz band...

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Folklore Theory in Postwar Germany

Sadhana Naithani.

March 2014; published online September 2014.

Book. Subjects: literature. 128 pages.

Can the study of folklore survive brutal wars and nationalized misappropriations? Does folklore make sense in an age of fearsome technology? These are two of several questions this book...

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Partnership working in public health

David J. Hunter and Neil Perkins.

October 2014; published online September 2014.

Book. Subjects: public health and epidemiology. 224 pages.

The UK government’s reforms of the NHS and public health system require partnerships if they are to succeed. Those partnerships concerned with public health are especially important and are...

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Safeguarding older people from abuse

Angie Ash.

April 2014; published online September 2014.

Book. Subjects: gerontology and ageing. 208 pages.

The abuse and mistreatment of older people is recognised internationally as a significant abuse of elders’ human rights. ‘Scandals’ and inquiries into failures to protect older people from...

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Chancellorsville

Edited by Gary W. Gallagher.

May 1996; published online July 2014.

Book. Subjects: history of the Americas. 288 pages.

A variety of important but lesser-known dimensions of the Chancellorsville campaign of spring 1863 are explored in this collection of eight original essays. Departing from the traditional...

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The Antietam Campaign

Edited by Gary W. Gallagher.

May 1999; published online July 2014.

Book. Subjects: history of the Americas. 352 pages.

The Maryland campaign of September 1862 ranks among the most important military operations of the American Civil War. Crucial political, diplomatic, and military issues were at stake as...

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A Reforming People

David D. Hall.

August 2012; published online July 2014.

Book. Subjects: history of the Americas. 288 pages.

This revelatory account of the people who founded the New England colonies compares the reforms they enacted with those attempted in England during the period of the English Revolution....

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