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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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textual community

Peter Beal.

in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

January 2008; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (History of the Book). 196 words.

A term of recent coinage, a ‘textual community’ means a place or social circle where manuscript texts are or were

community

Peter Beal.

in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

January 2008; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (History of the Book). 4 words.

Reading Culture in Japan

Andrew T. Kamei-Dyche.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature

P ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies - World; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Literary Studies (History of the Book). 11253 words.

Reading in Japan has a rich history replete with transformative moments. The arrival of Chinese logographs by the 5th century necessitated the development of reading mechanisms adapting the...

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The Scottish Printing Diaspora, 1840–1914

David Finkelstein.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature

P ublished online July 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish); Literary Studies (19th Century); Literary Studies (History of the Book). 10838 words.

Migration was a key tool for building the social, cultural, and economic infrastructures of the “British Dominions” throughout the 19th and 20th centuries. Between 1840 and 1940, an...

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Serializing Fiction in the Australasian Press

Graham Law.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature

P ublished online October 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies - World; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Literary Studies (20th Century onwards); Literary Studies (History of the Book). 13049 words.

As Australia and New Zealand gradually emerged as independent nation-states around the turn of the 20th century, the serial issue of literature became steadily less prevalent and...

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