Names

A name is a term used for identification. They can identify a class or category of things, or a single thing, either uniquely, or within a given context. The entity identified by a name is called its referent. A personal name identifies, not necessarily uniquely, a specific individual human. The name of a specific entity is sometimes called a proper name (although that term has a philosophical meaning also) and is, when consisting of only one word, a proper noun. Other nouns are sometimes called "common names" or (obsolete) "general names". A name can be given to a person, place, …

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MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

Throughout the twentieth century in the lands of Yugoslavia, socialists embarked on multiple projects of supranational unification. Sensitive to the vulnerability of small nations in a world of great powers, …

Yugoslav socialism, 1870–1995 / James M. Robertson. Names: Robertson, James M. (Assistant professor of history)


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

Vice Admiral Sir Humphrey Thomas Walwyn (1879–1957) was the British-appointed governor of Newfoundland from 1936 to 1946 – a period of remarkable change that would culminate in Newfoundland’s union with …

quarterly reports from Newfoundland, 1936-1946 Names: Walwyn, Humphrey, Sir, 1879-1957, author. | Baker


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

Interactive documentary emerged rapidly from a constellation of changing technologies and practices to much excitement, yet its history is short and its future uncertain. In the mid-2010s Canada was a …

by Michael Brendan Baker and Jessica Mulvogue. Names: Baker, Michael Brendan, editor. | Mulvogue, Jessica


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

The word "pharmacopoeia" has come to have many meanings, although it is commonly understood to be a book describing approved compositions and standards for drugs. In 1813 the Royal College …

Britain’s imperial world, 1618–1968 / Stuart Anderson. Names: Anderson, Stuart, 1946– author. Series: Intoxicating


CHB: Coach House Books · 18 June 2024 English

WINNER OF A 2023 PEN TRANSLATES AWARD This punk-like blend of Roberto Bolaño’s The Savage Detectives and Samanta Schweblin’s Fever Dream heralds an exciting new voice in international fiction Living …

Julia Sanches. Other titles: Cosas vivas. English Names: Hachemi, Munir, author. | Sanches, Julia, translator now, my act of revenge will be to withhold their names. Before I begin my story, I should give a couple motorway signs were already littered with the names of French towns by the time we got lost. Thanks isn’t, so I’m leaving it as is, just as I have the names of my friends. So, we were driving into Aire- sur-l’Adour we negotiated with her husband, she wrote down names and figures, all while still smiling and shaking


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

The revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685 led to over 200,000 Huguenots fleeing France. Bryan Banks directs our attention to four authors who advocated for the Huguenots’ right …

of the French Enlightenment / Bryan A. Banks. Names: Banks, Bryan A., author. Series: McGill-Queen’s Louis de Neufville. Huguenots regularly adopted new names to conceal their true identity and protect their


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

Since the year 2000, millions of hectares of land in the Global South have been acquired by foreign investors for large-scale agricultural projects, displacing and disrupting rural communities. Women are …

global governance approach / Andrea M. Collins. Names: Collins, Andrea M., author. Description: Series “governments registered compensation plots in the names of their husbands,” which ultimately erased those


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

Myths and stereotypes surrounding seafarers in the Age of Sail persist to this day. Sailors were celebrated for their courage, strength, and skill, yet condemned for militancy, vice, and fecklessness. …

merchant seafarer, 1860-1914 / Graeme J. Milne. Names: Milne, Graeme J., author. Description: Includes chapters. Table 0.1 offers a summary of our authors’ names and key dates. The years in the ‘Apprentice’ and


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

Complemented by over 150 rarely seen illustrations, Needle Work moves from coast to coast and across more than one hundred years to provide a key chapter in the history of …

commercial tattooing in Canada / Jamie Jelinski. Names: Jelinski, Jamie, author. Series: McGill-Queen’s/Beaverbrook Belshaw kindly responded to an inquiry about the names of Vancouver streets. Over the years Jaleen Grove people whom I have for- gotten to mention, or whose names I was never privy to. Please forgive my oversight L. Lewis in Halifax.66 Kane’s and Lewis’s full names are currently unknown, though we can safely assume


UCP: University of Calgary Press · 15 June 2024 English

Since the first edition of this popular text was published in 1984, the Charter of Rights and Freedoms has transformed the role of the courts in Canadian politics. Addressing current …

process in Canada / F.L. Morton, ed., Dave Snow, ed. Names: Morton, F. L. (Frederick Lee), 1949- editor. |


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