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Overview page. Subjects: Human Resource Management.

Is the second stage of the five-stage model of group development. [See stages of group development.]

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Hale, Warren Stormes (1791–1872), tallow chandler and benefactor

Vivienne Aldous.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 839 words.

Hale, Warren Stormes (1791–1872), tallow chandler and benefactor, was born on 2 February 1791 at Benington, Hertfordshire, the youngest of eight children of Edward Hale (1754–1791), farmer,...

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Port in a Storm, 1840–1880

Margaret M. Mulrooney.

in Race, Place, and Memory

February 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 24195 words.

This chapter outlines the dramatic changes underway in Wilmington and in North Carolina during this period. Wilmington’s white elite actively embraced progress, becoming more and more...

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After the Storm: Women, Public Policy, and Power

Elizabeth Hayes Turner.

in Women, Culture, and Community

December 1997; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 22007 words.

This chapter discusses Galveston after the Hurricane of 1900 which was the worst natural disaster in the history of the North American continent. Historians of the Progressive Era recalled...

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The Politics of Inferiority

Angie Maxwell.

in The Indicted South

April 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 6530 words.

This chapter discusses how southern communities that perceived themselves to be under siege retreated physically, artistically, or politically and established a new defiant reality. They...

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Hurricane Katrina

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Social History

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 686 words.

Hurricane Katrina arguably is the most culturally significant hurricane in U.S history. Although Katrina was not the most powerful storm

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Introduction: ethnic associationalism and an English diaspora

Tanja Bueltmann and Donald M. MacRaild.

in The English diaspora in North America

January 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 9678 words.

In early 1953, a major storm hit parts of northern Europe, causing the North Sea to flood. Over 300 people died on land along the east coast of England, with a similar number also perishing...

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South America & the Exploration of the Rio de la Plata

Heather Dalton.

in Merchants and Explorers

June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 9055 words.

The chapter follows Cabot’s voyage, examining events that led Cabot to abort plans to sail to the Moluccas via the Strait of Magellan. It describes the voyage down the coast of Brazil as...

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Disaster Strikes the Island City

Elizabeth Hayes Turner.

in Women, Culture, and Community

December 1997; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 11059 words.

This chapter focuses on the geography and history of Galveston. It had a history and style that sets it apart. To Texans the city sprang out of the gulf and symbolizes amazing growth and...

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Literature and science

David Amigoni.

in Interventions

August 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 7535 words.

In this chapter David Amigoni focuses on Arnold Bennett’s essay entitled 'The Rising Storm of Life' written for the popular magazine T.P's Weekly in 1907. While there has emerged a canon of...

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Introduction

Christopher Hilliard.

in The Littlehampton Libels

June 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Social and Cultural History. 770 words.

The introduction sketches the basic pattern of the events—a quarrel between neighbours led to a storm of abusive letters, private prosecutions for criminal libel, one of the antagonists...

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Voyages

Jeffrey A. Auerbach.

in Imperial Boredom

October 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Social and Cultural History. 16543 words.

Chapter 1 contends that long-distance voyages became increasingly tedious during the nineteenth century as navigational techniques improved and as the novelty of sailing to India and...

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Grey of Codnor

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 95 words.

Born 14 May 1936; s of 5th Baron Grey of Codnor, CBE and Dorothy (d 1993), er d of J. W. Scott; m 1974, Joanna Storm, 7th ...

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