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The Roman Noir in Post-War French Culture: Dark Fictions

Claire Gorrara

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199246090
eISBN:
9780191697555
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246090.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book offers an introduction to the post-war French roman noir from a cultural studies perspective. A populist and widely disseminated genre, the French roman noir has suffered from a reputation ... More


“Germany Belongs in the Western World”: Germany and Consensus Politics in America, 1945–1959

Brian C. Etheridge

in Enemies To Allies: Cold War Germany and American Memory

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813166407
eISBN:
9780813166636
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813166407.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter shows how coalitions formed around different understandings of Germany in the early postwar period. Once decided upon a policy of rehabilitation toward Germany, the American government ... More


Britains Soldiers: Rethinking War and Society, 1715-1815

Kevin Linch and Matthew McCormack (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781846319556
eISBN:
9781781387160
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319556.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The British soldier was a fascinating and complex figure in the century between the Hanoverian accession and the Battle of Waterloo. The ‘war and society’ approach has shed much light on Britain's ... More


The Political Economy of Exit

Michael Pugh

in Exit Strategies and State Building

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199760114
eISBN:
9780199949991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199760114.003.0015
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The pivotal contention of this chapter is that the economic impact in war-torn societies of a large military, police, and international aid presence can bring patchy windfall gains for local ... More


Introduction

Kevin Linch and Matthew McCormack

in Britains Soldiers: Rethinking War and Society, 1715-1815

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781846319556
eISBN:
9781781387160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319556.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The chapter provide an introduction and context to the book and explores how the ‘war and society’ approach has often led to a focus on civilian society during wartime at the expense of studying the ... More


Aftershocks: Inflation, National Socialism, and Beyond

Bernd Widdig

in Culture and Inflation in Weimar Germany

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520222908
eISBN:
9780520924703
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520222908.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter addresses the question of the “afterlife” of the German inflation. It suggests that the National Socialist vision of German culture represented the complete opposite of the culture of ... More


Establishing Feminist Perspectives on War, 1969–1972

Jessica M. Frazier

in Women's Antiwar Diplomacy during the Vietnam War Era

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469631790
eISBN:
9781469631813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631790.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Conflict before, during, and after the Indochinese Women’s Conferences (IWC) in Canada in 1971 forced women's liberationists invested in hosting the IWC to contemplate why war was an important ... More


Grand Strategy in British Reactions to the World Wars

Lukas Milevski

in The Evolution of Modern Grand Strategic Thought

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198779773
eISBN:
9780191825125
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198779773.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Strategic thought often developed in reaction to the experience of war, particularly in the case of the two World Wars. The two major British military thinkers in history emerged in the aftermath of ... More


“Cuffy,” “Fancy Maids,” and “One-Eyed Men”: Rape, Commodification, and the Domestic Slave Trade in the United States

Edward E. Baptist

in The Chattel Principle: Internal Slave Trades in the Americas

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300103557
eISBN:
9780300129472
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300103557.003.0008
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter aims to explain the ideas about slavery, rape, and commerce embedded in and produced by the passionate desires of Franklin and his partners. For years, historians interpreting the ... More


How to Make a Warrior: Misogyny and Emotional Toughness in the Construction of Masculinity

Tom Digby

in Love and War: How Militarism Shapes Sexuality and Romance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231168410
eISBN:
9780231538404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231168410.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter investigates the cultural ideal of “man the warrior” to which all men in war-reliant societies are subjected, regardless of whether or not they function as actual warriors. The cultural ... More


Introduction

Mara Kozelsky

in Crimea in War and Transformation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190644710
eISBN:
9780190644741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190644710.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Military History

Crimea in War and Transformation is the first book in any language to examine the Crimean War from home front through demobilization, and in so doing it addresses a wide range of historical ... More


Let’s Make a Deal: The Heterosexual Economy Falls Off a Cliff

Tom Digby

in Love and War: How Militarism Shapes Sexuality and Romance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231168410
eISBN:
9780231538404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231168410.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines the exchange-based economy of heterosexual romantic relationships. On the one hand, this economy argues that to assure man's dominance, he is expected to protect and provide for ... More


John Evelyn and Jeremy Taylor

Cedric C. Brown

in Friendship and its Discourses in the Seventeenth Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198790792
eISBN:
9780191833434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790792.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Milton Studies

After explaining Evelyn’s interest in spiritual partnerships, the chapter details the broad documentary base for the two friendships chosen, the spiritual mentorship of Jeremy Taylor and the long ... More


Italy 1636: Cemetery of Armies

Gregory Hanlon

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780198738244
eISBN:
9780191801679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198738244.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This book on the operation of early modern armies methodically looks at the French and Savoyard invasion of Spanish Lombardy in 1636, from the recruitment of the soldiers, the care and feeding of the ... More


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