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JONATHAN I. ISRAEL

in European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism 1550–1750

Published in print:
1985
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198219286
eISBN:
9780191678332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198219286.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

The early modern period in the context of Jewish history is often regarded by several authors as an extension of the Middle Ages, without considering that this may comprise an entirely new era in ... More


Hong Kong's Watershed: The 1967 Riots

Gary Ka-wai Cheung

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622090897
eISBN:
9789882207011
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622090897.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This is the first English book that provides an account and critical analysis of the disturbances based on declassified files from the British government and recollection by key players during the ... More


The Impact of a Revolutionary Crisis

Gwynne Lewis

in The Advent of Modern Capitalism in France, 1770–1840: The Contribution of Pierre-François Tubeuf

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198228950
eISBN:
9780191678844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198228950.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

This chapter examines the impact of the French Revolution on modern capitalism in France and on the businesses of Pierre-François Tubeuf and the Maréchal de Castries, particularly in the Ales region. ... More


Into the Labyrinth: The Birth of Justice as a Discourse of Governance

Mithi Mukherjee

in India in the Shadows of Empire: A Legal and Political History (1774–1950)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198062509
eISBN:
9780199080151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198062509.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter discusses the nature and profound implications of the discursive rupture caused by the political upheaval of the Revolt of 1857. It argues that the transfer of the government of India ... More


Remote Homeland, Contested Borderland: The Qing Empire, Banner People, and Manchuria

Dan Shao

in Remote Homeland, Recovered Borderland: Manchus, Manchoukuo, and Manchuria, 1907-1985

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834456
eISBN:
9780824870263
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834456.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines how Manchuria became the poetic but remote homeland for the Manchu rulers in Beijing and for banner people in China Proper. It analyzes the discrepancies and tensions between ... More


Contextual Narrative: The Freiburg Phenomenology Workshop, 1925–1938

Ronald Bruzina

in Edmund Husserl and Eugen Fink: Beginnings and Ends in Phenomenology, 1928-1938

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300092097
eISBN:
9780300130157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300092097.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter discusses philosophy's sense of time and place; if it is not the work of a particular someone at a particular time and in a particular place, then it is not at all. This chapter focuses ... More


New Duties and Old Desires on the Eve of Revolution

Kate Haulman

in The Politics of Fashion in Eighteenth-Century America

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834879
eISBN:
9781469602929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869291_haulman.8
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on Sarah Eve's journal, in which she reflected on the time she had spent with Mrs. Brayen, the wife of a doctor, a “man of fortune” from Trenton, New Jersey. Eve's journal ... More


Ain't Got No Home: America's Great Migrations and the Making of an Interracial Left

Erin Royston Battat

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781469614021
eISBN:
9781469614045
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469614021.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Most scholarship on the mass migrations of African Americans and southern whites during and after the Great Depression treats those migrations as separate phenomena, strictly divided along racial ... More


Reluctant Revolutionaries

Susan E. Klepp

in Revolutionary Conceptions: Women, Fertility, and Family Limitation in America, 1760-1820

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833223
eISBN:
9781469600796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807833223.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on both those Americans who resisted or did not fully adopt family limitation strategies, or who employed those new ideas in defense of old hierarchies. The events of the late ... More


Latin American Macroeconomic Reforms: The Second Stage

Jose Gonzalez, Vittorio Corbo, Anne O. Krueger, and Aaron Tornell (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226302676
eISBN:
9780226302683
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226302683.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Hidden behind a number of economic crises in the mid- to late 1990s—including Argentina's headline-grabbing monetary and political upheaval—is the fact that Latin American economies have, generally ... More


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