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Brian Patten 1946–1961

in A Gallery to Play to: The Story of the Mersey Poets

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311253
eISBN:
9781846312496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312496.007
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Brian Patten was born on February 7, 1946 at 100 Wavertree Vale, which ran into the antiquated city end of Picton Road on the fringes of Liverpool 8. In contrast to Adrian Henri and Roger McGough, ... More


Conclusion: Perspectives

Norman Housley

in Religious Warfare in Europe 1400-1536

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199552283
eISBN:
9780191716515
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199552283.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

Europeans in the fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries were strongly attracted by the idea that they could become the agents of God's will on the battlefield. The Wars of Religion flowed quite ... More


Defending the Protestant state The militia and invasion threats

Younger Neil

in War and politics in the Elizabethan counties: Politics, Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719083006
eISBN:
9781781704783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083006.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter addresses one of the lord lieutenancies’ most important roles, the organisation and running of the county militias intended to defend against invasion attempts. The chapter firstly looks ... More


The end of peace and the beginning of in/security

Josefina Echavarria A.

in In/security in Colombia: Writing Political Identities in the Democratic Security Policy

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719079856
eISBN:
9781781702185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079856.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter contextualises the release of the Democratic Security Policy (DSP) in Colombia, and also describes how the options peace or security were articulated as exclusive and definitive. The end ... More


The First Circumnavigators: Unsung Heroes of the Age of Discovery

Harry Kelsey

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300217780
eISBN:
9780300220865
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300217780.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Prior histories of the first Spanish mariners to circumnavigate the globe in the sixteenth century have focused on Ferdinand Magellan and the other illustrious leaders of these daring expeditions. ... More


From Jekyll to Hyde: The Transformation of the FARC

Claire Metelits

in Inside Insurgency: Violence, Civilians, and Revolutionary Group Behavior

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814795774
eISBN:
9780814759554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814795774.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter traces the development of the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC), from a group that found its roots in peasant self-defense organizations that supported better working ... More


Gales and Frustrations

R. B. Wernham

in The Return of the Armadas: The Last Years of the Elizabethan War against Spain 1595-1603

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204435
eISBN:
9780191676277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204435.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The fleet that assembled in the Downs during the latter half of June 1597 was made up of sixteen of Queen Elizabeth I's ships, including thirty-three flyboats to carry the 4,000 troops levied in ... More


Hip Hop as Postcolonial Representation: Farid Berki’s Invisible Armada and Exodust

Felicia McCarren

in French Moves: The Cultural Politics of le hip hop

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199939954
eISBN:
9780199347353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199939954.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Dance, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter 3 considers how hip hop choreographies express this cultural difference in France. This dance has been “used” for integration under the banner of its universalism, serving as a visible ... More


Insurgents and Civilian-Targeted Violence

Claire Metelits

in Inside Insurgency: Violence, Civilians, and Revolutionary Group Behavior

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814795774
eISBN:
9780814759554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814795774.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This introductory chapter looks at how the treatment of civilians—the noncombatant host communities that the insurgents claim to represent—by insurgent groups ranges along a spectrum from coercive to ... More


Introduction

R. B. Wernham

in The Return of the Armadas: The Last Years of the Elizabethan War against Spain 1595-1603

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204435
eISBN:
9780191676277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204435.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The middle years of the 1590s brought a sharp change in the emphasis of English policy in the war against Spain. The five or six years that followed the defeat of the 1588 Spanish Armada had seen ... More


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