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Across the Black WaterThe Andaman Archives

Across the Black Water: The Andaman Archives

Akshaya K. Rath (ed.)

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780190130558
eISBN:
9789391050399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190130558.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History, Social History

From 1857 to 1947, the Empire negotiated with thousands of Indian prisoners to form a convict society in the Andaman Penal Settlement and built an elaborate archive. Devised by punishment and reward, ... More

Caste and Partition in BengalThe Story of Dalit Refugees, 1946-1961

Caste and Partition in Bengal: The Story of Dalit Refugees, 1946-1961

Sekhar Bandyopadhyay and Anasua Basu Ray Chaudhury

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
June 2022
ISBN:
9780192859723
eISBN:
9780191953033
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192859723.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History, Social History

This book situates caste as a discursive category in the discussion of Partition in Bengal. In conventional narratives of Partition, the role of the Dalit or the Scheduled Castes is either completely ... More

Celebrities, Heroes and ChampionsPopular Politicians in the Age of Reform, 1810-67

Celebrities, Heroes and Champions: Popular Politicians in the Age of Reform, 1810-67

Simon James Morgan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526117434
eISBN:
9781526166722
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526117441
Subject:
History, Social History

Celebrities, heroes and champions explores the role of the popular politician across a range of political movements and wider British and Irish society from the Napoleonic Wars to the Second Reform ... More

Culture from the SlumsPunk Rock in East and West Germany

Culture from the Slums: Punk Rock in East and West Germany

Jeff Hayton

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
March 2022
ISBN:
9780198866183
eISBN:
9780191897801
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198866183.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

Culture from the Slums explores the history of punk rock in East and West Germany during the 1970s and 1980s. These decades witnessed an explosion of alternative culture across divided Germany, and ... More

DogopolisHow Dogs and Humans Made Modern New York, London, and Paris

Dogopolis: How Dogs and Humans Made Modern New York, London, and Paris

Chris Pearson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226796994
eISBN:
9780226797045
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226797045.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This book shows how a model of Western human-canine relations – dogopolis – emerged in modern London, New York, and Paris. Dogopolis was the arrangement that arose amongst the middle classes of ... More

From the Holy Roman Empire to the Land of the TsarsOne Family's Odyssey, 1768-1870

From the Holy Roman Empire to the Land of the Tsars: One Family's Odyssey, 1768-1870

Alexander M. Martin

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
March 2022
ISBN:
9780192844378
eISBN:
9780191927102
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192844378.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

From the Holy Roman Empire to the Land of the Tsars is a history of life in the German lands and Russia during the Age of Revolution. The story begins in 1768, when the Old Regimes of early modern ... More

Neighbours, Distrust, and the StateWhat the Poorer Working Class in Britain Felt about Government and Each Other, 1860s to 1930s

Neighbours, Distrust, and the State: What the Poorer Working Class in Britain Felt about Government and Each Other, 1860s to 1930s

Marc Brodie

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780198859475
eISBN:
9780191891816
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859475.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

There has been a growing acceptance among historians that significant social and personal tensions and divisions existed even within the apparently homogeneous and solid ‘traditional’ working-class ... More

Oasts and Hop KilnsA History

Oasts and Hop Kilns: A History

Patrick Grattan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781789622515
eISBN:
9781800853300
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622515.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

The book recounts for the first time the 400-year history of oasts and hop kilns, vernacular farm buildings uses for drying hops. They are found in three regions of England: Kent and Sussex, ... More

A Past of PossibilitiesA History of What Could Have Been

A Past of Possibilities: A History of What Could Have Been

Quentin Deluermoz and Pierre Singaravelou

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780300227543
eISBN:
9780300262858
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300227543.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

What if history, as we know it, had run another course? Touching on alternate histories of the future and the past, or uchronias, this book encourages deeper consideration of watershed moments in the ... More

People PowerHistory, Organizing, and Larry Goodwyn's Democratic Vision in the Twenty-First Century

People Power: History, Organizing, and Larry Goodwyn's Democratic Vision in the Twenty-First Century

Wesley C. Hogan and Paul Ortiz (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780813066912
eISBN:
9780813067193
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066912.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Featuring contributions from leading scholar-activists, People Power demonstrates how the lessons of history can inform the building of new social justice movements today. This volume is inspired by ... More

Reappraising the History of the Jews in the Netherlands

Reappraising the History of the Jews in the Netherlands

J.C.H Blom, David J. Wertheim, Hetty Berg, and Bart T. Wallet (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781786941879
eISBN:
9781800853188
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941879.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

The two decades since the last authoritative general history of Dutch Jews was published have seen such substantial developments in historical understanding that new assessment has become an ... More

The Red and the BlackThe Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic

The Red and the Black: The Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic

David Featherstone and Christian Høgsbjerg (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526144300
eISBN:
9781526166692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526144317
Subject:
History, Social History

The introduction sets out the ways in which the volume uses an engagement with the inspiring international reverberations of the Russian Revolution across the Black Atlantic world to understand the ... More

Reform and Its Complexities in Modern BritainEssays Inspired by Sir Brian Harrison

Reform and Its Complexities in Modern Britain: Essays Inspired by Sir Brian Harrison

Bruce Kinzer, Molly Baer Kramer, and Richard Trainor (eds)

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
June 2022
ISBN:
9780192863423
eISBN:
9780191954290
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192863423.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

The chapters in this volume, taken together, span the era of British history (1780–the present) that has engrossed the attention of Brian Harrison in a career of more than fifty years. In keeping ... More

This is the BBCEntertaining the Nation, Speaking for Britain, 1922-2022

This is the BBC: Entertaining the Nation, Speaking for Britain, 1922-2022

Simon J. Potter

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780192898524
eISBN:
9780191924798
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192898524.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

This book examines one hundred years of the history of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), from 1922 to 2022. It looks at that history in terms of people and programmes, and also explores the ... More

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