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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 117
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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 117: 2001 Lectures

F.M.L. Thompson

Abstract

This book contains the texts of 17 lectures, delivered to the British Academy in 2001. Topics include Chinese Mountain Painting, prosperity and power in the age of Bede and Beowulf, Glyn Dwr, Shakespeare's sense of an exit, learning, liberty, poetry, social ethics, the House of Savoy during the Risorgimento, the disease of language and the language of disease, Gertrude Stein's differential syntax, Keith Douglas, Common Law's approach to property, Welfare-to-Work and genes.

Keywords: Chinese Mountain Painting, Glyn Dwr, Shakespeare, social ethics, House of Savoy, language, Gertrude Stein, property, Welfare-to-Work, genes

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2003 Print ISBN-13: 9780197262795
Published to British Academy Scholarship Online: January 2013 DOI:10.5871/bacad/9780197262795.001.0001

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F.M.L. Thompson, editor

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