Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items for:

  • Keywords: interventions x
  • World Modern History x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

British Policy, Trade, and Informal Empire in the Mid-Nineteenth Century

Martin Lynn

in The Oxford History of the British Empire: Volume III: The Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205654
eISBN:
9780191676734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205654.003.0006
Subject:
History, World Modern History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter explores, from a metropolitan perspective, the government's approach to the expansion of British influence beyond the territorial British Empire in the mid-nineteenth century, and the ... More


The Sino-Japanese War and its Aftermath

CHUSHICHI TSUZUKI

in The Pursuit of Power in Modern Japan 1825–1995

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205890
eISBN:
9780191676840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205890.003.0007
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Political History

It may have been a natural sequence that the imperial constitution, a landmark of the Meiji ‘civilization’, preceded the outbreak of the Sino-Japanese War, a hallmark of Japan's ‘westernization’ in ... More


Abandonment and Intervention

OWEN WHITE

in Children of the French Empire: Miscegenation and Colonial Society in French West Africa 1895-1960

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198208198
eISBN:
9780191677946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208198.003.0003
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter examines the thinking which led to the creation of special homes for mÉtis children deemed to have been abandoned by their parents, set up first by missionaries, and by the colonial ... More


Mission Creep: South Africa’s Intervention in the Angolan Civil War

Jamie Miller

in An African Volk: The Apartheid Regime and Its Search for Survival

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190274832
eISBN:
9780190274863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190274832.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History, World Modern History

Chapter 5 explains why and how South Africa intervened in the Angolan civil war in late 1975, showing how the intervention ultimately came to be seen as satisfying both of the major policy impulses ... More


The Great War Comes to Asia, 1895–1914: From Shimonoseki to Qingdao

Xu Guoqi

in Asia and the Great War: A Shared History

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780199658190
eISBN:
9780191830860
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658190.003.0002
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Military History

This chapter suggests that Japan and China became involved in the European war almost immediately. It argues that to study China’s and Japan’s involvement in the Great War, one must start with the ... More


View: