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Between Empire and NationMuslim Reform in the Balkans

Between Empire and Nation: Muslim Reform in the Balkans

Milena B. Methodieva

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781503613379
eISBN:
9781503614130
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503613379.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book tells the story of the Muslim community in modern Bulgaria during a period of imperial dissolution, conflicting national and imperial enterprises, and the emergence of new national and ... More

Britain's Levantine Empire, 1914-1923

Britain's Levantine Empire, 1914-1923

Daniel-Joseph MacArthur-Seal

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192895769
eISBN:
9780191916328
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192895769.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Britain’s Levantine Empire, 1914-1923 explains the rise and decline and nature and extent of British military rule in the urban eastern Mediterranean during the course of the First World War and its ... More

The Dead of the Irish Revolution

The Dead of the Irish Revolution

Eunan O'Halpin and Daithi O Corrain

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780300123821
eISBN:
9780300257472
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300123821.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book covers the turbulent period from the 1916 Rising to the Anglo-Irish Treaty of December 1921 — a period which saw the achievement of independence for most of nationalist Ireland and the ... More

Everyday Zionism in East-Central EuropeNation-Building in War and Revolution, 1914-1920

Everyday Zionism in East-Central Europe: Nation-Building in War and Revolution, 1914-1920

Jan Rybak

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780192897459
eISBN:
9780191923906
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192897459.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Everyday Zionism in East-Central Europe examines Zionist activism during the years of war, occupation, revolution, the collapse of empires and the formation of nation states in the years 1914 to ... More

Flowers Through ConcreteExplorations in Soviet Hippieland

Flowers Through Concrete: Explorations in Soviet Hippieland

Juliane Fürst

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198788324
eISBN:
9780191830259
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198788324.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, European Modern History

Flowers through Concrete: Explorations in Soviet Hippieland does what the title promises. It takes readers on a journey into a world few knew existed: the lives and thoughts of Soviet hippies, who in ... More

The Greek FireAmerican-Ottoman Relations and Democratic Fervor in the Age of Revolutions

The Greek Fire: American-Ottoman Relations and Democratic Fervor in the Age of Revolutions

Maureen Connors Santelli

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501715785
eISBN:
9781501715808
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501715785.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the United States' early global influence as the fledgling nation that inserted itself in conflicts that were oceans away. It focuses on the American fascination with and ... More

Hiding the GuillotinePublic Executions in France, 1870-1939

Hiding the Guillotine: Public Executions in France, 1870-1939

Emmanuel Taïeb

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501750946
eISBN:
9781501750960
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750946.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the question of state involvement in violence by tracing the evolution of public executions in France. Why did the state move executions from the bloody and public stage of the ... More

The Italian Empire and the Great War

The Italian Empire and the Great War

Vanda Wilcox

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198822943
eISBN:
9780191861796
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198822943.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Military History

The Italian Empire and the Great War brings an imperial and colonial perspective to the Italian experience of the First World War. Italy’s decision for war in 1915 built on its imperial ambitions ... More

Making Spirit MatterNeurology, Psychology, and Selfhood in Modern France

Making Spirit Matter: Neurology, Psychology, and Selfhood in Modern France

Larry Sommer McGrath

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226699790
eISBN:
9780226699967
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226699967.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The connection between mind and brain has been one of the most persistent problems in modern Western thought; even recent advances in neuroscience haven’t been able to solve it satisfactorily. ... More

Networks of ModernityGermany in the Age of the Telegraph, 1830-1880

Networks of Modernity: Germany in the Age of the Telegraph, 1830-1880

Jean-Michel Johnston

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198856887
eISBN:
9780191890055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856887.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

This book offers a fresh perspective on the history of Germany by investigating the origins and impact of the ‘communications revolution’ that transformed state and society during the nineteenth ... More

The Other '68ersStudent Protest and Christian Democracy in West Germany

The Other '68ers: Student Protest and Christian Democracy in West Germany

Anna von der Goltz

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198849520
eISBN:
9780191883644
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198849520.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This is the first book about West German centre-right students in 1968, a major moment of political and cultural contestation in the Federal Republic and indeed across much of the globe. Based on ... More

Reproductive CitizensGender, Immigration, and the State in Modern France, 1880-1945

Reproductive Citizens: Gender, Immigration, and the State in Modern France, 1880-1945

Nimisha Barton

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501749636
eISBN:
9781501749698
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501749636.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the familiar tale of mass migration to France from 1880 onward, we know very little about the hundreds of thousands of women who formed a critical part of those migration waves. This book argues ... More

Toward a Concrete PhilosophyHeidegger and the Emergence of the Frankfurt School

Toward a Concrete Philosophy: Heidegger and the Emergence of the Frankfurt School

Mikko Immanen

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752377
eISBN:
9781501752391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752377.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores the reactions of Theodor Adorno, Max Horkheimer, and Herbert Marcuse to Martin Heidegger prior to their dismissal of him once he turned to the Nazi party in 1933. The book provides ... More

Utopia's DiscontentsRussian Émigrés  and the Quest for Freedom, 1830s-1930s

Utopia's Discontents: Russian Émigrés and the Quest for Freedom, 1830s-1930s

Faith Hillis

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780190066338
eISBN:
9780190066369
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190066338.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

In the years before the 1917 revolution, exiles who had fled the Russian empire created large and boisterous Russian colonies across Western and Central Europe. Centers of radical activity in the ... More

A Velvet EmpireFrench Informal Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century

A Velvet Empire: French Informal Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century

David Todd

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691171838
eISBN:
9780691205342
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691171838.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

After Napoleon's downfall in 1815, France embraced a mostly informal style of empire, one that emphasized economic and cultural influence rather than military conquest. This book is a global history ... More

Witchcraft in Russia and Ukraine, 1000-1900A Sourcebook

Witchcraft in Russia and Ukraine, 1000-1900: A Sourcebook

Valerie A. Kivelson and Christine D. Worobec (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501750649
eISBN:
9781501750670
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750649.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This sourcebook provides the first systematic overview of witchcraft laws and trials in Russia and Ukraine from medieval times to the late nineteenth century. The book weaves scholarly commentary ... More

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