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Art, Architecture, and Archaeology

Lee I. Levine.

in The Oxford Handbook of Jewish Studies

December 2004; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Religious Subjects in Art; Religious Buildings; Sociology of Religion. 12034 words.

This article addresses three related, though not identical, academic fields of study that crystallized only in the twentieth century. Beforehand, it had generally been assumed, whether for...

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ATHA, Bernard Peter (<i>born</i> 1928), Principal Lecturer in Business Studies, Huddersfield Technical College, 1973–90; Lord Mayor, City of Leeds, 2000–01

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure; Performing Arts; Theatre; History of Art; Art; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections. 349 words.

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Biddulph, Anthony Nicholas Colin Maitland (<i>born</i> 1959), interior designer; sporting manager

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure; Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 99 words.

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Creolization in the Investigation of Rock Art of the Colonial Era

Sam Challis.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology and Anthropology of Rock Art

P ublished online July 2017 .

Article. Subjects: History of Art; Race and Ethnicity. 10221 words.

If the authorship of rock art by particular groups is assumed, the very object under study can unwittingly be falsely attributed. Our interpretations have largely failed to incorporate...

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Dramatic Ways of Being Religious

Larry D. Bouchard.

in The Oxford Handbook of Religion and the Arts

February 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Subjects in Art; Sociology of Religion; Religious Studies. 9928 words.

The history of drama and performance often overlaps with histories of religious practice, belief, experience, and thought. This chapter surveys such histories and gives consideration to...

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ENDICOTT, Grattan (<i>born</i> 1924), Chief Executive and Secretary to the Trustees, Foundation for Sport and the Arts, 1991–2004

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure; History of Art; Art; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections. 232 words.

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MACREADY, Nevil (John Wilfrid) (1921 - 2014), Chairman, Mental Health Foundation, 1993–97

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; History of Art; Arts and Humanities; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Social and Cultural History; Social Justice and Human Rights; Social Work; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 194 words.

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Material Culture

John Kieschnick.

in The Oxford Handbook of Religion and Emotion

December 2007; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Sociology of Religion; Religious Subjects in Art. 7110 words.

Attention to material culture reveals generally shared responses across cultures to size, light, and representations of the human form. Even without specific cultural knowledge, monumental...

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MITCHELL, Mona (Ann) (1938 - 2002), Extra Lady-in-Waiting to HRH Princess Alexandra, the Hon. Lady Ogilvy, since 1968

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; Fashion and Textiles; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 105 words.

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Parnell, Christopher Patrick (<i>born</i> 1930)

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Political History; Politics; State and Local Government; History of Art; Arts and Humanities; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Social and Cultural History; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure. 201 words.

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