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‘A Sort of Fenian Conclave in the Country’: The Development of a Highland Land Question

Andrew G. Newby

in Ireland, Radicalism, and the Scottish Highlands, c.1870-1912

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623754
eISBN:
9780748653645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623754.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

The ‘Crofters' War’ ultimately had its genesis in the post-Culloden reorganisation of Highland estates, the creation of crafting, and the large-scale clearance of people for sheep, most notoriously ... More


“A Stationary Condition for Ever”

Fredrik Albritton Jonsson

in Enlightenment's Frontier: The Scottish Highlands and the Origins of Environmentalism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300162547
eISBN:
9780300163742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300162547.003.0011
Subject:
History, Environmental History

This chapter discusses the final crisis point reached by the colonization of the Highlands after the turn of the century. One of its main causes was the peaceful interval brought about by the Treaty ... More


Admission, Exclusion and Beyond: Which Immigration Policies Are Just?

Peter W. Higgins

in Immigration Justice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748670260
eISBN:
9780748695126
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748670260.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Immigration Justice concludes with concrete recommendations for immigration policymaking based in the Priority of Disadvantage Principle (PDP). The first major section of this chapter morally ... More


Africa and the Challenges of Constructing Identity

Tunde Adeleke

in The Case against Afrocentrism

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732931
eISBN:
9781604732948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732931.003.0002
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines the historical context of black American identity by discussing the depth and strength of the African consciousness of black Americans. More specifically, it considers how ... More


After ‘Liberation’

Andrew Pearson

in Distant freedom: "St Helena and the abolition of the slave trade, 1840-1872"

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781781382837
eISBN:
9781781383957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382837.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

This chapter examines the lives of St Helena’s liberated Africans after their condemnation to the Crown and subsequent liberation. The freedom afforded to the former slaves was – initially at least – ... More


Afterlives

Mark Edele

in Stalin's Defectors: How Red Army Soldiers became Hitler's Collaborators, 1941-1945

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198798156
eISBN:
9780191839375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198798156.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This chapter follows the history of defection from early debates among émigrés and western scholars in the developing Cold War to contemporary historiography. It also traces the changing Soviet ... More


Afterword

Alan Johnson

in Out of Bounds: Anglo-Indian Literature and the Geography of Displacement

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834838
eISBN:
9780824871529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834838.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This concluding chapter remarks on the threatening nature of the transposed “Eastern” space was part of a larger discourse about the presence in the European cities of the poor non-European workers, ... More


Afterword

in The Agony of Greek Jews, 1940-1945

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755849
eISBN:
9780804772495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755849.003.0012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

The cruelty suffered by the Jews of Greece at the hands of Germany and Bulgaria during World War II was something for which they were totally unprepared. Greece has had no tradition of violence or ... More


Against Wind and Tide: The African American Struggle against the Colonization Movement

Ousmane K. Power-Greene

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479823178
eISBN:
9781479876693
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479823178.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book tells the story of African Americans' battle against the American Colonization Society (ACS), founded in 1816 with the intention to return free blacks to its colony Liberia. Although ACS ... More


Ambiguous Aftermaths

William Doyle

in Aristocracy and its Enemies in the Age of Revolution

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199559855
eISBN:
9780191701788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199559855.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter highlights the effects of the French Revolution on the noble power. The French Revolution experience had shown that nothing of reform in the political world ought to be held improbable. ... More


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