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Sovereignty For Survival: American Energy Development and Indian Self-Determination

James Robert Allison III

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300206692
eISBN:
9780300216219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300206692.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This book shows how American Indians fulfilled the promise of Indian self-determination by reclaiming control over reservation resources. During America’s 1970s quest for energy independence, tribes ... More


Advertising at War: Business, Consumers, and Government in the 1940s

Inger L. Stole

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037122
eISBN:
9780252094231
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037122.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This book challenges the notion that advertising disappeared as a political issue in the United States in 1938 with the passage of the Wheeler-Lea Amendment to the Federal Trade Commission Act, the ... More


Building a New American Model of Homeownership

Nancy H. Kwak

in A World of Homeowners: American Power and the Politics of Housing Aid

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226282350
eISBN:
9780226282497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226282497.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Single-family homeownership transformed from dream to right in the twentieth century for middle-class white American families. This transformation had international dimensions: up to the early 1940s, ... More


Defending Central China, 1938: Military Leadership and Strategy

STEPHEN R. MacKINNON

in Wuhan, 1938: War, Refugees, and the Making of Modern China

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520254459
eISBN:
9780520934603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520254459.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter discusses the military context of the spring and summer of 1938. To this day, General Han remains the highest-ranking officer in the modern history of the Chinese military to be executed ... More


Romantic Hankou: the International Dimension

STEPHEN R. MacKINNON

in Wuhan, 1938: War, Refugees, and the Making of Modern China

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520254459
eISBN:
9780520934603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520254459.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter presents a narrative treatment of the international dimension of the Wuhan crisis, showing that global reaction to events at Wuhan changed dramatically over ten months, leading by ... More


The Darkest Horse

Simon Topping

in Lincoln's Lost Legacy: Republican Party and the African American Vote, 1928–1952

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032283
eISBN:
9780813038971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032283.003.0004
Subject:
History, African-American History

Several months after the 1963 election, D.W. Brogan wrote that the Republican Party had to adjust to an age which had completely forgotten Lincoln. Assessing the difficulties and the challenges faced ... More


Continuous Radicalization under Austrofascism and National Socialism

Fritz Trümpi and Kenneth Kronenberg

in The Political Orchestra: The Vienna and Berlin Philharmonics During the Third Reich

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226251394
eISBN:
9780226251424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226251424.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Because the Berlin orchestra was already intimately bound to national interests in the Weimar Republic, the National Socialists encountered no difficulties in bringing the ensemble under state ... More


The Emergence Of A Socialist Theory Of Language Planning: A Sociolinguistic Experiment

Ernst Håkon Jahr

in Language Planning as a Sociolinguistic Experiment: The Case of Modern Norwegian

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780748637829
eISBN:
9781474400855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748637829.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The social dimension of the conflict between Riksmål and Landsmål up to1917 was introduced and parallelled within Riksmål itself with the introduction, in the 1917 reform, of low-status dialect forms ... More


Salvaging The Great Waltz

Michael Sragow

in Victor Fleming: An American Movie Master

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813144412
eISBN:
9780813145235
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813144412.003.0021
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

MGM hired Fleming to fix up The Great Waltz, a fictionalized account of the life and career of the composer Johann Strauss Jr. Frenchman Julien Duvivier directed the film, but MGM, unsatisfied with ... More


Constitutional Change

Colin A. Palmer

in Freedom's Children: The 1938 Labor Rebellion and the Birth of Modern Jamaica

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469611693
eISBN:
9781469615301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469611693.003.0009
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter defines the existing Jamaican constitution as an anachronism at a time when many peoples in the colonial worlds were beginning to demand a greater degree of control over their affairs. ... More


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