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A New Center

Lily Geismer

in Don't Blame Us: Suburban Liberals and the Transformation of the Democratic Party

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157238
eISBN:
9781400852420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157238.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter discusses how the 1972 election marked a key moment in moving the Democratic Party's center of gravity toward suburbanites on Route 128 and away from its traditional urban union base. As ... More


A Suffering People

ADRIAN DAVIES

in The Quakers in English Society, 1655-1725

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198208204
eISBN:
9780191677953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208204.003.0014
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

This chapter discusses the type of suffering which Friends experienced. The effort is limited to the period between 1655 and 1684, when a series ... More


The Free Speech Movement: Reflections on Berkeley in the 1960s

Robert Cohen (ed.)

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520222212
eISBN:
9780520928619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520222212.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book is about Berkeley's celebrated Free Speech Movement (FSM) of 1964. Drawing from the experiences of many movement veterans, the chapters of this book illuminate in fresh ways one of the most ... More


Indigenous Politics in the Andes: Changing Patterns of Recognition, Reform, and Representation

Deborah J. Yashar

in The Crisis of Democratic Representation in the Andes

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804752787
eISBN:
9780804767910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804752787.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines the changing terms and scope of ethnic representation in Ecuador, Bolivia and Peru. It discusses how these Latin American states wrote indigenous people out of formal politics ... More


Tradition Restored: The Violin Concerto, Verbunkos, and Hungary on the Eve of World War II

David E. Schneider

in Bartók, Hungary, and the Renewal of Tradition: Case Studies in the Intersection of Modernity and Nationality

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520245037
eISBN:
9780520932050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520245037.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter examines the political connections of Béla Bartók's European works, composed on the eve of World War 2. It explains that these works, which include the Violin Concerto, are notoriously ... More


The Course of Time

Matthew J. Smith

in Liberty, Fraternity, Exile: Haiti and Jamaica after Emancipation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781469617978
eISBN:
9781469617992
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469617978.003.0006
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter covers events in mid-nineteenth-century Jamaica, highlighting the growing political tensions that resulted from the island's dismal economic state. It also considers how Jamaican elites ... More


Conclusion Musical Politics into the New Millennium

Robin D. Moore

in Music and Revolution: Cultural Change in Socialist Cuba

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520247109
eISBN:
9780520939462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520247109.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This concluding chapter reflects on the future of Cuban music within an ongoing context of international political tension, noting that the Cuban Revolution helped remind people of their obligations ... More


Conclusion

Mary Chamberlain

in Empire and Nation-Building in the Caribbean: Barbados, 1937-66

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719078767
eISBN:
9781781701997
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719078767.003.0008
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

After the withdrawal of Jamaica and Trinidad from the West Indies Federation, Britain proposed a new federation of the East Caribbean with extended revenue raising powers, freedom of movement, a ... More


Making Sense of AIDS: Culture, Sexuality, and Power in Melanesia

Leslie Butt and Richard Eves (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831936
eISBN:
9780824869229
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831936.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

In Melanesia, rates of HIV infection are among the highest in the Pacific and increasing rapidly, with grave humanitarian, development, and political implications. There is a great need for social ... More


Mussolini's Army in the French Riviera: Italy's Occupation of France

Emanuele Sica

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039850
eISBN:
9780252097966
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039850.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

In contrast to its brutal seizure of the Balkans, the Italian Army’s 1940–1943 relatively mild occupation of the French Riviera and nearby alpine regions bred the myth of the Italian brava gente, or ... More


Basutoland: ‘A Very Prickly Hedgehog’

Murray Colin and Sanders Peter

in Medicine Murder in Colonial Lesotho: The Anatomy of a Moral Crisis

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748622849
eISBN:
9780748652952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748622849.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

Throughout the period considered in this book, the arguments about medicine murder reflected political tensions between the British colonial administration and the Basotho chieftainship on the one ... More


A Political Motive

in The Pontecorvo Affair: A Cold War Defection and Nuclear Physics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226816647
eISBN:
9780226816661
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226816661.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter deals with the associations between peace campaigners and Soviet leaders that made it possible for Bruno Pontecorvo to leave the West, and also considers important questions, such as who ... More


Marginalizing the Mayor

Aaron Ansell

in Zero Hunger: Political Culture and Antipoverty Policy in Northeast Brazil

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781469613970
eISBN:
9781469613994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469613970.003.0008
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter provides a close ethnographic account of the municipal political tensions surrounding Zero Hunger’s cash grant policy, Food Card (Cartão Alimentação), and its transition to the ... More


Europe or Africa?: A Contemporary Study of the Spanish North African Enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla

Peter Gold

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239857
eISBN:
9781846313066
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313066
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Ceuta and Melilla are two enclaves on the northern coast of Africa that have been Spanish for centuries, but which are claimed by the Kingdom of Morocco. As an integral part of Spain, the towns have ... More


Sanity and Sanctity: Mental Health Work Among the Ultra-Orthodox in Jerusalem

David Greenberg and Eliezer Witztum

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300071917
eISBN:
9780300131994
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300071917.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Ultra-orthodox Jews in Jerusalem are isolated from the secular community that surrounds them not only physically but by their dress, behaviors, and beliefs. Their relationship with secular society is ... More


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