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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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vertical communities

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 94 words.

Publishers and customers with similar interests coming together to help each other.

Developments in digital technology, uptake of the Internet, and willingness of people to engage...

Huntley [née Carroll], Jessica Elleisse (1927–2013), publisher and community rights activist

Margaret Busby.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Publishing. 978 words.

Huntley [née Carroll], Jessica Elleisse (1927–2013), publisher and community rights activist, was born on 23 February 1927 in Bagotstown, British Guiana, the only daughter and youngest of...

site licence

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 119 words.

An official permit to allow institutions and their communities access to online content.

Site licences are usually sold by *...

social media

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 38 words.

Digital technology that enables users to share information, ideas, and messages within virtual communities. Well-known social media providers include Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Google+....

statutory library

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 76 words.

In the UK, a *library that has ongoing local council support. Under the Public Libraries and Museums Act of 1964, local authorities have a statutory duty ‘to provide a comprehensive and...

CSR

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 100 words.

This denotes the efforts by businesses, large and small, to reduce the impact of their activities on the environment, and on the people they employ, and affect, both directly and...

Bennett, James Gordon (1795–1872), newspaper editor and publisher

Warren T. Francke.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Publishing. 2094 words.

Bennett, James Gordon (1795–1872), newspaper editor and publisher, was born on 1 September 1795 in Old Town (later called New Mill), Keith, Banffshire. Catholic farmers in a protestant...

Sawyer, Caroline M.

Kathleen Moore.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Publishing. 780 words.

Sawyer, Caroline M. (10 December 1812–19 May 1894), author and editor, was born Caroline Mehitable Fisher in Newton, Massachusetts, the daughter of Jesse Fisher and Anna Kenrick. Her...

Caxton, William

Laura Suffield.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 455 words.

(b Kent, ?1427; d London, 1492).

English printer, publisher, translator, and merchant. In 1437–8 he entered the London Mercers’ Company, apprenticed to wool merchant Robert...

Giacomelli, Mario

Margherita Abbozzo Heuser.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Publishing; 20th-Century Art. 255 words.

(b Senigallia, Ancona, Aug 1, 1925; d Senigallia, Ancona, Nov 25, 2000).

Italian photographer. A self-taught painter from the age of 13 and a printer by profession, he began...

Kahnweiler, Daniel-Henry

Isabelle Monod-Fontaine.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 939 words.

(b Mannheim, June 25, 1884; d Paris, Jan 11, 1979).

German art dealer, publisher, and writer, active in France. In 1902 he left the Jewish community of Mannheim for Paris,...

Knoll Bassett [née Schust], Florence

Anne Blecksmith.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Architecture; Publishing; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 453 words.

(b Saginaw, MI, May 24, 1917).

American architect and designer. Orphaned as a child, Florence Knoll Bassett was educated at the Kingswood School for Girls, part of the...

Lacy, Suzanne

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Publishing; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 706 words.

American, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 1945, in Wasco (California), United States.

Installation, video, performance, public art, photography, publishing.

Suz...

Liberman, Alexander

Anne Blecksmith.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Photography and Photographs; Publishing; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 414 words.

(b Kiev, Sept 4, 1919; d Miami, FL, Nov 19, 1999).

American painter, photographer and publishing executive of Ukrainian birth. Raised in England and France, he received a...