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Toward Freedom LandThe Long Struggle for Racial Equality in America

Toward Freedom Land: The Long Struggle for Racial Equality in America

Harvard Sitkoff

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125831
eISBN:
9780813135526
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125831.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

The ongoing struggle for civil rights and social justice lies at the heart of America's evolving identity. The pursuit of equal rights is often met with social and political trepidation, forcing ... More

Toxic InjusticeA Transnational History of Exposure and Struggle

Toxic Injustice: A Transnational History of Exposure and Struggle

Susanna Rankin Bohme

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520278981
eISBN:
9780520959811
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520278981.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

A history of the pesticide DBCP in the United States and Central America, Toxic Injustice explores the production of both health inequalities and resistance in late twentieth- and early ... More

Traces of the SageMonument, Materiality, and the First Temple of Confucius

Traces of the Sage: Monument, Materiality, and the First Temple of Confucius

James A. Flath

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824853709
eISBN:
9780824868741
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824853709.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

Traces of the Sage explores the history, architecture and conservation of Kong Temple (The Temple of Confucius) in Qufu Shandong. Although the temple is among the oldest continually maintained ... More

Tracing the Cultural Legacy of Irish CatholicismFrom Galway to Cloyne and Beyond

Tracing the Cultural Legacy of Irish Catholicism: From Galway to Cloyne and Beyond

Eamon Maher and Eugene O'Brien (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526101068
eISBN:
9781526124197
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526101068.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This book engages with the spectacular disenchantment with Catholicism in Ireland over the relatively short period of four decades. It begins with the visit of Pope John Paul II in 1979 and in ... More

Tracking ModernityIndia's Railway and the Culture of Mobility

Tracking Modernity: India's Railway and the Culture of Mobility

Marian Aguiar

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665600
eISBN:
9781452946429
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665600.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

From Mohandas Gandhi’s nineteenth-century tour in a third-class compartment to the recent cinematic shenanigans of Wes Anderson’s The Darjeeling Limited, the railway has been one of India’s most ... More

Tractarians and the 'Condition of England'The Social and Political Thought of the Oxford Movement

Tractarians and the 'Condition of England': The Social and Political Thought of the Oxford Movement

S. A. Skinner

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199273232
eISBN:
9780191706394
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199273232.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This book challenges the conventional view of tractarianism as an episode in church history, and the assumption that tractarians had little interest in the social condition of England. It argues ... More

Trade and Traders in Mid-Victorian LiverpoolMercantile Business and the Making of a World Port

Trade and Traders in Mid-Victorian Liverpool: Mercantile Business and the Making of a World Port

Graeme Milne

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236061
eISBN:
9781846314261
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314261
Subject:
History, Economic History

This book charts the development of Liverpool's trade, shipping, and business culture in the third quarter of the nineteenth century. Using previously neglected evidence, it assesses the causes and ... More

The Tragedy of Childbed Fever

The Tragedy of Childbed Fever

Irvine Loudon

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204992
eISBN:
9780191676444
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204992.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Childbed fever was by the far the most common cause of deaths associated with childbirth up to the Second World War throughout Britain and Europe. Otherwise known as puerperal fever, it was an ... More

The Tragic Tale of Claire Ferchaud and the Great War

The Tragic Tale of Claire Ferchaud and the Great War

Raymond Jonas

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520242975
eISBN:
9780520938281
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520242975.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is the moving and improbable story of Claire Ferchaud, a young French shepherdess who had visions of Jesus and gained national fame as a modern-day Joan of Arc at the height of World War I. ... More

Trams or Tailfins?Public and Private Prosperity in Postwar West Germany and the United States

Trams or Tailfins?: Public and Private Prosperity in Postwar West Germany and the United States

Jan L. Logemann

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226491493
eISBN:
9780226491523
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226491523.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the years that followed World War II, both the United States and the newly formed West German republic had an opportunity to remake their economies. Since then, much has been made of the supposed ... More

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