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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community Poems: Ted Hughes and the Eclogue

Iain Twiddy.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 9014 words.

Three collections Ted Hughes published between 1979 and 1983 demonstrate his intimate concern with different types of community. Hughes elegizes industrial communities in the Calder region...

Community Care

Jacqueline Murray.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 0 words.

Carolyn Dinshaw., Getting Medieval. Sexual Communities, Pre- and Postmodern

Diane Watt.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 0 words.

Conversable Worlds: Literature, Contention, and Community 1762 to 1830

Graham Allen.

in English: Journal of the English Association

September 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 1028 words.

jon mee. Conversable Worlds: Literature, Contention, and Community, 1762–1830.

Helen O’Connell.

in The Review of English Studies

February 2013; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 1589 words.

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Barking Abbey and Medieval Literary Culture: Authorship and Authority in a Female Community

Mari Hughes-Edwards.

in English: Journal of the English Association

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 1070 words.

Lords of Wine & Oile: Community and Conviviality in the Poetry of Robert Herrick

Matthew C. Augustine.

in English: Journal of the English Association

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 851 words.

The Text in the Community: Essays on Medieval Works, Manuscripts, Authors, and Readers. Edited by jill mann and maura nolan. Pp. xv + 296. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2006. Cloth $75.

Ralph Hanna.

in The Review of English Studies

September 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 977 words.

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Silas Marner

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 177 words.

a novel by G. Eliot, published 1861.

Silas Marner, a linen‐weaver, driven out of a small religious community

Blithedale Romance, The

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 100 words.

a novel by Hawthorne, published 1852, based on Hawthorne's experience at the Brook Farm Transcendental community.

It

Spinoza, Benedict de (1632–77)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 136 words.

Amsterdam‐born Jewish philosopher, expelled from the Jewish community for religious unorthodoxy. Spinoza's philosophy is pantheistic. He rejects René *Descartes...

Barker, Pat (1943– )

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 223 words.

CBE, FRSL. Novelist, whose early novels were: Union Street (1982), an episodic account of women in an impoverished northern community; ...

Image, The

Robert Welch.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 24 words.

(1909), a tragi-comedy by Lady Gregory, dealing with the hopes and disillusionment of a village community when

Ó Direáin, Máirtín (1910–1988)

Robert Welch.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 284 words.

(1910–1988),

poet; born in the Irish-speaking community of Inishmore, Aran Islands, and educated locally. He left the

December Bride

Robert Welch.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 58 words.

(1951), a novel by Sam Hanna Bell dealing with the hard life of a Presbyterian community on the

Loughsiders, The

Robert Welch.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature

January 2000; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 37 words.

(1924), a novel by Shan Bullock set in a community of Fermanagh farmers. Returning from America, Richard Jebb

Spinoza, Benedict de (1632–77)

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 155 words.

of Portuguese origin, expelled from the Jewish community for religious unorthodoxy. Spinoza's philosophy is pantheistic. He rejects René *Descartes...

Ferrar, Nicholas (1592–1637)

Daniel Hahn and Nicholas Robins.

in The Oxford Guide to Literary Britain & Ireland

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 23 words.

(1592–1637),

theologian and friend of George Herbert: founds religious community at Little Gidding 1625; memorials in

Little Gidding

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 101 words.

a manor in Huntingdonshire where N. Ferrar and his family established, 1625–46, a religious community of some 40 members,

Hay, J. MacDougall (1881–1919)

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 31 words.

Scottish preacher whose novel Gillespie (1914) brings an apocalyptic intensity to its portrayal of the impact of an entrepreneur on a rural community....