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Joseph Michael Gandy: Architectural Solutions to the Political Crisis of the Early Nineteenth-century Britain

Architect Joseph Michael Gandy (1771-1843) proposed architectural solutions to the national crisis of rural enclosures. This article examines those solutions in conjunction with the social reform literature of the day.

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Published online: July 14, 2016

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Libraries Where Life Happens: Nontraditional Settings for Libraries

In an attempt to stay relevant, libraries are placed in areas where one does expect to find them.

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Published online: July 14, 2016

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The Role of the Brazilian National Library in the Promotion of Public Access to Debret’s Works

This article focuses on the role of the Brazilian National Library in providing public access to Debret´s paintings, which are well known as valuable information sources on Brazilian history.

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Published online: July 14, 2016

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The Search for Spiritual Inwardness in Modern Society: Zong Baihua’s (1897-1986) Aesthetic Vision in the 1920s and 1930s

This article examines how the two Chinese thinkers Zong Baihua (1897-1986) and Feng Zhi (1905-1993) responded to the perils of modernity utilizing the German idea of inwardness and Confucian values.

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Published online: July 1, 2016

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Elitist Echelons: The Institutional Identity of Online Book Reviewing in the Netherlands

Presenting a case study from the field of book reviewing, this article critically explores this tension between old and new media.

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Published online: July 1, 2016

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Aging, Old Age, and Generational Relationships in Plays by Wendy Wasserstein and Tina Howe

This article investigates the relatively underexplored issue about aging and old age in relation to female generational relationships in plays by Wendy Wasserstein and Tina Howe.

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Published online: June 23, 2016

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The Mayan Written Word: History, Controversy, and Library Connections

This article explores the mystery and dispute surrounding remaining fragments of Pre-Columbian Mayan written documents with a discussion of the importance and value of historical documents and facsimiles in libraries.

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Published online: June 23, 2016

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From Egypt to the Arizona Desert to Places Still to Come: The Ongoing Meta-literary Journey of Eliza’s Escape to Freedom in "Uncle Tom’s Cabin"

Eliza's flight to freedom in "Uncle Tom's Cabin" has historic and contemporary parallels from the Bible to undocumented immigrants making dangerous desert crossings into the United States.

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Published online: June 8, 2016

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Athena’s Advice and Academia: Mentoring and the Marginalized

This article analyzes Athena's mentoring process as a viable model for marginalized tenure-track assistant professors within academic departments.

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Published online: May 31, 2016

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The Aesthetics of Medical Obsession: Thomas Mann’s "The Magic Mountain" Reconsidered

Thomas Mann’s novel "The Magic Mountain" is examined through its treatment of medicine and illness. Mann’s purported sympathy with illness and death is actually a celebration of health and life.

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Published online: May 26, 2016

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