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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

See overview in Oxford Index

British and Irish Literature

Edited by Andrew Hadfield.

P ublished online September 2012 .

Research Guide. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish).

Made up of a rapidly expanding range of articles written by distinguished international scholars, this dynamic, continuously updated online resource offers exclusive authoritative research...

Anglo-Irish Poetry, 1500–1800

Andrew Carpenter.

in British and Irish Literature

P ublished online November 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 11368 words.

Despite its obvious limitations, the term “Anglo-Irish” is useful to describe material written in the English language by people closely associated with Ireland. Though Irish was the...

Romance

Helen Moore.

in British and Irish Literature

P ublished online May 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 9938 words.

Western European romance (understood in its broadest outlines as a vernacular narrative of love and war, often with a supernatural dimension) emerged in France in the 12th century. It...

‘That reliance on the ordinary’: Jane Austen and the Oxford English Dictionary

Charlotte Brewer.

in The Review of English Studies

September 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (Postcolonial Literature); Literary Studies (American); Literary Studies (British and Irish). 10850 words.

Evidence on Austen’s vocabulary in the OED can be used to illuminate the characteristic of her work remarked on by literary critics from Walter Scott onwards: at once the ordinariness and...