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Armies, Politics and Revolution: Chile, 1808-1826

Juan Luis Ossa Santa Cruz

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781781381328
eISBN:
9781781384909
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381328.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book studies the political role of the Chilean military during the years 1808–1826. Beginning with the fall of the Spanish monarchy to Napoleon in 1808 and ending immediately after the last ... More


. Conscientious Objectors and Military Conscription

George Anastaplo

in Reflections on Life, Death, and the Constitution

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125336
eISBN:
9780813135243
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125336.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter deals with the government power to conscript. It provides that the Government of the United States can conscript citizens to serve in the military forces of the country. It notes ... More


Disorderly Champions of Order: Opposition to the Salvation Army

Pamela J. Walker

in Pulling the Devil's Kingdom Down: The Salvation Army in Victorian Britain

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520225916
eISBN:
9780520925854
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225916.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The Salvation Army was a neighborhood religion, but Salvationists were neither fully of the communities they evangelized nor outsiders. Some trade unionists and labor leaders admired the Salvation ... More


Norman Mailer’s: The Armies of the Night

Tom Piazza

in Second Read: Writers Look Back at Classic Works of Reportage

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231159319
eISBN:
9780231500586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231159319.003.0018
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This essay reviews the book The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, the Novel as History, by Norman Mailer. First published in 1968, The Armies of the Night is a journalistic mock epic of the ... More


Bradbury and Modernity

Jonathan R. Eller

in Becoming Ray Bradbury

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036293
eISBN:
9780252093357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036293.003.0029
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter examines how Ray Bradbury's disillusionment with modernity led him to take on Modernist themes such as isolation, alienation, the loss of values, and the decline of traditional sources ... More


Conclusion

Juan Luis Ossa Santa Cruz

in Armies, Politics and Revolution: Chile, 1808-1826

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781781381328
eISBN:
9781781384909
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381328.003.0008
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book has argued that armies played a key political role in the Chilean revolution—hence its three main analytical categories: armies, politics and revolution. It has endorsed Mario Góngora’s ... More


1919–20: White Thrusts, Red Ripostes

Jonathan D. Smele

in The "Russian" Civil Wars, 1916—1926: Ten Years That Shook the World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190233044
eISBN:
9780190618551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190233044.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the course and failure of the major attacks on the Soviet state that were launched by the White Armies during 1919–20, paying particular attention to those emanating from South ... More


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