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Translation and Conversion as Interconnected “Modes”: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism in Iberian Cultures

Christiane Stallaert

in Iberian Modalities: A Relational Approach to the Study of Culture in the Iberian Peninsula

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318337
eISBN:
9781846317880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318337.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter offers an alternative, multidisciplinary approach to the study of nationalism and ethnicity in Iberian cultures by focusing on the interaction between religious conversion and ... More


Rural Communities

Lucy Evans

in Communities in Contemporary Anglophone Caribbean Short Stories

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781781381182
eISBN:
9781781384855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381182.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Chapter One examines the representation of village and small-town rural communities in Olive Senior’s Summer Lightning and Other Stories (1986) and Earl Lovelace’s A Brief Conversion and Other ... More


Antisémitisme des catholiques au vingtième siècle: de la revendication au refus

Danielle Delmaire

in Catholicism, Politics and Society in Twentieth-Century France

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780853239741
eISBN:
9781846312779
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239741.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter examines the shift towards dialogue and understanding with respect to the Catholic Church and the Jewish question in twentieth-century France. It considers the prevailing anti-Semitism ... More


The War in Retrospect

David Taylor

in Memory, Narrative and the Great War: Rifleman Patrick MacGill and the Construction of Wartime Experience

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318719
eISBN:
9781846318030
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318719.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter analyses MacGill's position after the war and in particular his two post-war accounts of war: Fear! and Suspense. Neither novel nor play was a success but both throw light on MacGill's ... More


Tell the Story: Re-imagining Victorian Conversion Narratives

Andrew Tate (ed.)

in Shaping Belief: Culture, Politics, and Religion in Nineteenth-Century Writing

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311369
eISBN:
9781846315688
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846315688.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter explores different models of conversion and how they shaped radical personal change in early and mid–Victorian Britain. Drawing on contemporary theories from the disciplines of religious ... More


V. Y. Mudimbe's ‘long nineteenth century’

Pierre-Philippe Fraiture

in Postcolonial Thought in the French-speaking World

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310546
eISBN:
9781846319808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846319808.011
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Valentin Yves Mudimbe is a novelist, poet, and essayist who was born in the Congo and grew up in what is widely viewed as the ‘golden age’ of Belgian colonialism. At the heart of his oeuvre is the ... More


Feeling the Great Change: Conversion and the Authority of Affect: Benjamin Disraeli's Lothair, J. H. Shorthouse's John Inglesant and Mary Ward's Helbeck of Bannisdale

in Catholic Sensationalism and Victorian Literature

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310706
eISBN:
9781846312762
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312762.005
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter analyzes three best-selling novels from the later Victorian period — Lothair (1870) by Benjamin Disraeli, John Inglesant (1880) by Joseph Henry Shorthouse, and Helbeck of Bannisdale ... More


Conversion and Control: The Franciscans in the Chocó, 1673–677

in Between Resistance and Adaptation: Indigenous Peoples and the Colonisation of the Chocó, 1510–1753

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237297
eISBN:
9781846312670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853237297.003.0005
Subject:
History, Latin American History

In November 27, 1666, the Spanish Crown issued its royal cédula instructing the governors of Popayán, Antioquia, and Cartagena, as well as the president of the audiencia of Panama, to participate in ... More


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