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The Next Great War?: The Roots of World War I and the Risk of U.S.-China Conflict

Richard N. Rosecrance and Steven E. Miller (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262028998
eISBN:
9780262326773
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028998.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

A century ago, Europe’s diplomats mismanaged the crisis triggered by the murder of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, plunging the continent into World War I which killed millions, toppled ... More


Of Friends and Foes: Reputation and Learning in International Politics

Mark Crescenzi

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190609528
eISBN:
9780190609566
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190609528.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Reputations abound in world politics, but we know little about how reputations form and evolve: namely, how do countries form reputations? Do these reputations affect interstate politics in the ... More


Lordship in four realms

Colin Veach

in Lordship in four realms: The Lacy family, 11661241

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719089374
eISBN:
9781781706916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089374.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

Hugh and Walter de Lacy had a number of ways by which to control their surroundings, both intensively (through tenure and the control of courts) and by tribute (receiving acknowledgements of superior ... More


Who are you swimming for?

Karen Throsby

in Immersion: Marathon Swimming, Embodiment and Identity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719099625
eISBN:
9781526114976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099625.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the relationship between marathon swimming and charitable fundraising. The chapter argues that the act of swimming for charity is a readily intelligible and sincerely intended ... More


Cultures

Nathalie Dessens

in Creole City: A Chronicle of Early American New Orleans

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060200
eISBN:
9780813050614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060200.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The dramatic increase in the population also made for the extreme diversity and wealth of the Louisiana capital. Different racial and ethnic groups mingled, as in the other Atlantic cities of the ... More


Marital alliances and the choice of spouse

Dana Wessell Lightfoot

in Women, dowries and agency: Marriage in fifteenth-century Valencia

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780719089466
eISBN:
9781781706633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089466.003.0003
Subject:
History, Social History

Chapter Two examines the marital choices of artisan and llaurador women in late medieval Valencia and argues that because of their socio-economic and immigrant background, labouring-status women ... More


Politics Matrimonial and International

Arlette Jouanna

in The Saint Bartholomew's Day Massacre: The Mysteries of a Crime of State

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719097553
eISBN:
9781781708880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097553.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

The 1572 Massacre began only days after the marriage of the Protestant Henry of Navarre (the future Henry IV) and the Catholic princess, Marguerite of Valois, which had been orchestrated, via an ... More


‘Shaken’

Rudra Chaudhuri

in Forged in Crisis: India and the United States Since 1947

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199354863
eISBN:
9780199388271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199354863.003.0005
Subject:
History, Political History

Recounting India’s humiliating defeat against Chinese forces in the latter quarter of 1962, this chapter argues how even shattered Indian elites sought to safeguard Indian interests whilst at the ... More


Introduction

Mark J.C. Crescenzi

in Of Friends and Foes: Reputation and Learning in International Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190609528
eISBN:
9780190609566
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190609528.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter introduces the puzzle of whether reputation matters in world politics. It then provides a preview of the theoretical argument developed by the author to illustrate and capture the ... More


Reputation, Learning, and the Onset of Alliances

Mark J.C. Crescenzi

in Of Friends and Foes: Reputation and Learning in International Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190609528
eISBN:
9780190609566
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190609528.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter empirically investigates the link between reputation and cooperation among nations, especially in cases of security alliance formation, which are especially fraught and high-stakes ... More


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