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Oxford Bibliographies features articles written by over 4,000 authors from around the globe. In addition to their contributions to Oxford Bibliographies, these authors are leaders in their fields, on the forefront of new research and ideas, and are teaching at the top instituitons in the world. This new interactive map highlights the extensive work of these impressive contributors and provides easy linking to their work here on Oxford Bibliographies and beyond.
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Featured Subject: Music
Editor in Chief: Bruce Gustafson
The study of music, "musicology," is a relatively new discipline in academe, beginning in late nineteenth-century Germany. In the second half of the twentieth century, "ethnomusicology" became a viable academic discipline. Oxford Bibliographies in Music takes a pragmatic approach, based on the past and emerging literature about music: if authors have found something they define as music worthy of serious study, it is music. Read More »
Featured Subject: International Law
Editor in Chief: Anthony Carty
The field of International Law is rife with debate and controversy, as with most anything that deals with such a complex system of rules and principles meant to govern the relations between states and other institutional subjects, such as the United Nations or the European Union. Oxford Bibliographies in International Law will offer a trustworthy pathway through the thicket of information overload. Read More »
Featured Subject: Victorian Literature
Editor in Chief: Juliet John
The Victorian period is often regarded as a high point in literary history, generating a wealth of material that is still regarded as canonical as well as a diverse range of literary genres. It remains a highly active field and is constantly responding to the regular emergence of new interpretations and theoretical ideas. Oxford Bibliographies in Victorian Literature offers a reliable, up-to-date, and authoritative guide to the best literature in the field. Read More »