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Cornish Studies Volume 5 : Cornish Studies: Five - P. J. Payton

Cornish Studies Volume 5

Cornish Studies: Five

By: P. J. Payton (Editor), Rob Burton (Contribution by), Dick Cole (Contribution by), Bernard W. Deacon (Contribution by), Amy Hale (Contribution by)

Paperback Published: 1st November 1997
ISBN: 9780859895514
Number Of Pages: 200

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The fifth volume in this acclaimed paperback series covers a wide range of topics, including Celtic Cornwall, Cornish politics, the Cornish economy, Cornish genetics, constructions of language and race in contemporary Cornwall, Cornish rugby, and education in Cornwall.

Contributions by
Rob Burton, Dick Cole, Bernard Deacon, Amy Hale, F. L. Harris, David Harvey, Lynette Olson, Philip Payton, Ronald Perry, F, Roff Rayner, Andy Seward and Garry Tregidga


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"Most articles emphasize Cornish 'difference', and place it in a wider context of European cultural and territorial diversity." (Southern History, Vol. 18, 1997)

Introduction Paul Cockerham
'On My Grave a Marble Stone': Early Modern Cornish Memoralization
Choosing the Group: Nineteenth-century non-mining Cornish in British Columbia
Celt and Saxon: Stereotypes and Counter-stereotypes of the Late Victorian Period
'No Place for a Woman': Gender at Work in Cornwall's Metalliferous Mining Industry
'The Best Men in Shetland': Women, Gender and Place in Peripheral Communities
'The Breadwinners': Gender, Locality and Diversity in Late Victorian and Edwardian
'if the Vote is Good for Jack, Why Not for Jill?': The Women's Suffrage Movement in Cornwall 1870-1914
'Play the Game as Men Play It': Women in Cornish Politics 1918-1922
'Bodmin Man': Peter Bessell and the Liberal Revival
'In the Eye of the Sun': The Cornish Gorseth and Esoteric Druidry
Literary Tourism and the Daphne du Maurier Festival
In Search of the 'Missing Turn': The Spatial Dimension and Cornish Studies
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ISBN: 9780859895514
ISBN-10: 0859895513
Series: Cornish Studies
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 200
Published: 1st November 1997
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.01 x 14.78  x 1.25
Weight (kg): 0.3