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Point Lobos

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

A magnificent peninsula with cliffs, odd juxtapositions of rock types, remote coves, and tidal pools, Point Lobos is located just south of Monterey, California. Its scenery had attracted...

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Point Lobos

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 150 words.

A magnificent peninsula with cliffs, odd juxtapositions of rock types, remote coves, and tidal pools, Point Lobos is located just

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Point Lobos

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs.

A magnificent peninsula with cliffs, odd juxtapositions of rock types, remote coves, and tidal pools, Point Lobos is located just south of Monterey, California. Its scenery had attracted...

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Audubon Quartet

David Hunter.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 188 words.

String quartet formed in 1974 by Gregory Fulkerson, Janet Brady, Larry Bradford, and Clyde Thomas Shaw. After several changes of membership, it consisted, in 2009, of Ellen Jewett,...

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Women at Point Sur

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Free-verse narrative by Jeffers, published in 1927. A “Prelude” reveals the author's personal philosophy, which in this narrative, as in “Tamar” and “Roan Stallion,” reasserts the need “to...

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Edward Weston

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(1886–1958).

Photographer. His intense realism, formal purity, and impeccable printing played crucial roles in reorienting photographic practice toward a modern form of expression....

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Staples, Mavis

Eleanor D. Branch.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1168 words.

gospel singer, was born in Chicago, the daughter of Roebuck “Pops” Staples, who held a variety of blue collar jobs including work in construction and meatpacking, and Oceola Staples, at...

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Part II The Criteria for the Operation of the Persistent Objector Rule, 6 The Timeliness Criterion

James A. Green.

in The Persistent Objector Rule in International Law

March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of International Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 52 pages. 28498 words.

This chapter analyses the last criterion for the operation of the persistent objector rule, namely, timeliness. A common feature of all mainstream understandings of the rule is that a...

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Consent

Jutta Brunnée.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 3800 words.

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Part III The Limitations and Role of the Persistent Objector Rule, 9 The Role and Value of the Persistent Objector Rule

James A. Green.

in The Persistent Objector Rule in International Law

March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of International Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 35 pages. 19968 words.

This chapter examines the ‘role’ or ‘value’ of the persistent objector rule. Firstly, the chapter sets out and critiques the voluntarist conception of the persistent objector rule in more...

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Complexities of Ethnic and Racial Terminology in Latin America and the Caribbean

Thomas M. Stephens.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2571 words.

An ethnonym is an ethnic or racial name or phrase that identifies a group of human beings in a social framework according to traits of geography, nation, parlance, phenotype, and other...

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Part II The Criteria for the Operation of the Persistent Objector Rule, 4 The Persistence Criterion

James A. Green.

in The Persistent Objector Rule in International Law

March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of International Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws; Public International Law; International Law; Law. 16 pages. 8995 words.

This chapter examines the persistent objector rule's ‘persistence’ requirement. The chapter argues that given the usual name for the rule, a requirement of persistent objection is...

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