What's New: August 2021

August 25, 2021

Oxford Bibliographies is regularly updated with new articles and additions to existing articles. This month, 57 new and 17 revised articles have been added across 31 subjects:


New Articles


African American Studies


American Literature


Architecture, Planning, and Preservation

Frank Lloyd Wright, Joseph M. Siry

Atlantic History

Argentina, Claudia Contente
Simón Bolívar, Joshua Simon

Biblical Studies


British and Irish Literature



Masao Abe, James L. Fredericks

Childhood Studies

Boys and Fatherhood, Martin Robb
Children and Sport, Aisling Parkes

Cinema and Media Studies

Terry Gilliam, Hilary Donatini


Plautus’s Curculio, T. H. M. Gellar-Goad


Fake News, Julian McDougall


Community-Based Substance Use Prevention, Abigail A. Fagan, C. Cory Lowe
Day Fines, Jakub Drápal
Elder Abuse, Preeti Nijhar
Marvin Wolfgang, N. A. Weihe, Edna Erez
Multi-Level Marketing Scams, Bryan Burton, Michell Consulter


Open Education, Mary Hricko

Evolutionary Biology

Evolutionary Developmental Biology, Gerd B. Müller, Ehab Abouheif



International Law

An International Rule of Law, Leander Beinlich, Anne Peters
Derogations and Reservations in International Law, Malgosia Fitzmaurice, Agnes Rydberg
International Law in Portuguese, George Bandeira Galindo

International Relations

Audience Costs and the Credibility of Commitments, Zenobia T. Chan, Samuel Liu, Kai Quek

Jewish Studies

Abraham Sutzkever, Sunny S. Yudkoff
Emma Goldman, Marla Brettschneider

Latin American Studies

Alcohol Use, David Carey Jr.
Independence in Argentina, Daniel K. Lewis
Paraguay, Andrew Nickson
The Archaeology of Central America, Edward Schortman, Patricia Urban

Latino Studies

Dominicans and Baseball, April Yoder, Rob Ruck
Environmental Issues in Latinx Studies, Christina Holmes, Mayra Leon Coss
Gentrification, Nancy Raquel Mirabal

Literary and Critical Theory

Alain Badiou, Hollis Phelps


Resource Redeployment, Timothy B. Folta

Medieval Studies



C. I. Lewis, Eric Dayton
Conceptions of Faith, Kirk Lougheed, Perry Hendricks
Jane Addams, Maurice Hamington
Philosophy of Boredom, Andreas Elpidorou, Josefa Ros Velasco

Political Science

Celebrities in US Politics, Harry C. Strine IV
The Study of Independent Voters, Carlee Beth Hawkins, Colleen Moroney

Public Health

Child Labor, Derek Shendell, Juhi Aggarwal
Global Health Security, Sara E. Davies, Jessica Kirk
Infant Mortality, Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Amira Khan, Omar Irfan
Intersectoral Action, Evelyne de Leeuw
Mandatory Vaccination, Katie Attwell

Renaissance and Reformation

Jacques Lefèvre d’Étaples, Richard J. Oosterhoff

Social Work


Revised Articles



Nāgārjuna, Paul Donnelly




School Accreditation, Charles H. Skipper

Environmental Science

Animal Ethics, Clare Palmer, Gary Varner

Latin American Studies


Latino Studies

Dominican Diaspora, Sarah Aponte




Research Methods, David Chan


American Country Music, Travis Stimeling

Renaissance and Reformation

Avignon Papacy, Joëlle Rollo-Koster
Cardinal Richelieu, Eric Nelson
Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Lloyd Strickland
Luis de Góngora, Humberto Huergo

Social Work

Risk Management in Social Work, Frederic G. Reamer