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Chaos and CompromiseThe Evolution of the Mississippi Budgeting Process

Chaos and Compromise: The Evolution of the Mississippi Budgeting Process

Brian A. Pugh

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496830197
eISBN:
9781496830234
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496830197.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This book explains how Mississippi’s budget making process evolved and examines legislation and litigation, as well as those legislators and governors responsible for developing this process. This ... More

The ColumnistLeaks, Lies, and Libel in Drew Pearson's Washington

The Columnist: Leaks, Lies, and Libel in Drew Pearson's Washington

Donald A. Ritchie

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780190067588
eISBN:
9780190067618
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190067588.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

In the “Washington Merry-Go-Round,” a nationally syndicated newspaper column that appeared in hundreds of papers from 1932 to 1969, as well as on weekly radio and television programs, the ... More

The Fierce Life of Grace Holmes CarlsonCatholic, Socialist, Feminist

The Fierce Life of Grace Holmes Carlson: Catholic, Socialist, Feminist

Donna T. Haverty-Stacke

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781479802180
eISBN:
9781479892006
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479802180.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

On December 8, 1941, Grace Holmes Carlson, the only female defendant among eighteen Trotskyists convicted under the Smith Act, was sentenced to sixteen months in federal prison for advocating the ... More

The Jacquerie of 1358A French Peasants' Revolt

The Jacquerie of 1358: A French Peasants' Revolt

Justine Firnhaber-Baker

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780198856412
eISBN:
9780191889684
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856412.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Political History

Historians of the Jacquerie have been divided in seeing it either as an unplanned explosion of peasant resentment or as an organized undertaking directed by urban rebels in Paris. These opposing ... More

Joseph Smith for PresidentThe Prophet, the Assassins, and the Fight for American Religious Freedom

Joseph Smith for President: The Prophet, the Assassins, and the Fight for American Religious Freedom

Spencer W. McBride

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780190909413
eISBN:
9780197572436
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190909413.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Political History

In 1844, Joseph Smith, the controversial founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, had amassed a national following of some 25,000 believers—and a militia of some 2,500 men. In this ... 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

Pax TransatlanticaAmerica and Europe in the Post-Cold War Era

Pax Transatlantica: America and Europe in the Post-Cold War Era

Jussi M. Hanhimäki

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780190922160
eISBN:
9780197516690
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922160.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History, World Modern History

Pax Transatlantica asserts that the recurrent transatlantic crises that have dominated headlines since the end of the Cold War, while not irrelevant, pale when set against the realities of shared ... More

Projecting Imperial PowerNew Nineteenth Century Emperors and the Public Sphere

Projecting Imperial Power: New Nineteenth Century Emperors and the Public Sphere

Helen Watanabe-O'Kelly

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198802471
eISBN:
9780191840777
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198802471.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

The nineteenth century is notable for its newly proclaimed emperors, from Franz I of Austria and Napoleon I in 1804, through Agustín and Pedro, the emperors of Mexico and Brazil, in 1822, to Napoleon ... 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

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