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The End of One Epoch and the Beginning of Another

Margaret Bendroth

in The Last Puritans: Mainline Protestants and the Power of the Past

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624006
eISBN:
9781469624020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624006.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter looks at the 1930s and 1940s, which were a turning point in the Congregational churches' long engagement with their past. It shows how a century of sentimental pride over the Pilgrim and ... More


Practicing Indian Medicine: Laah Ceil’s Eventful Final Years

Angela Pulley Hudson

in Real Native Genius: How an Ex-Slave and a White Mormon Became Famous Indians

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624433
eISBN:
9781469624457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624433.003.0007
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter considers Laah Ceil's final years, beginning with her move back to western New York. There she established a new career as “Madame Laahceil, Indian doctress” and provided services that ... More


Remaking the American Patient: How Madison Avenue and Modern Medicine Turned Patients into Consumers

Nancy Tomes

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469622774
eISBN:
9781469622798
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622774.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

In a work that spans the twentieth century, this book questions the popular—and largely unexamined—idea that in order to get good health care, people must learn to shop for it. Tracing the robust ... More


Catalonia's Advocates: Lawyers, Society, and Politics in Barcelona, 1759-1900

Stephen Jacobson

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832974
eISBN:
9781469605494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899175_jacobson
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Offering a window into the history of the modern legal profession in Western Europe, this book presents a history of lawyers in the most industrialized city on the Mediterranean. Far from being mere ... More


Introduction Lawyers and the City

Stephen Jacobson

in Catalonia's Advocates: Lawyers, Society, and Politics in Barcelona, 1759-1900

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832974
eISBN:
9781469605494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899175_jacobson.6
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This introductory chapter begins with a brief discussion of how lawyers throughout much of Europe greatly expanded their sphere of influence during the long nineteenth century. It then sets out the ... More


The Modern Profession Old Regime and Enlightenment

Stephen Jacobson

in Catalonia's Advocates: Lawyers, Society, and Politics in Barcelona, 1759-1900

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832974
eISBN:
9781469605494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899175_jacobson.7
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the rise of the modern profession during the Enlightenment. It first reviews the doldrums in which the bar found itself at midcentury, when it was at its historical nadir. In ... More


The Liberal Profession War, Revolution, and Repression

Stephen Jacobson

in Catalonia's Advocates: Lawyers, Society, and Politics in Barcelona, 1759-1900

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832974
eISBN:
9781469605494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899175_jacobson.8
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the rise of a liberal profession during the revolutionary era. It discusses how lawyers: participated in revolution; navigated a middle road between democracy and absolutism; ... More


The Conservative Profession: Institutions, Leaders, and the Law

Stephen Jacobson

in Catalonia's Advocates: Lawyers, Society, and Politics in Barcelona, 1759-1900

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832974
eISBN:
9781469605494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899175_jacobson.9
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter discusses the rise of the conservative profession. It demonstrates how a conservative leadership: built corporate associations; resurrected the humanist heritage of the bar; defended the ... More


The Corporate Profession Backgrounds, Training, and Practice

Stephen Jacobson

in Catalonia's Advocates: Lawyers, Society, and Politics in Barcelona, 1759-1900

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832974
eISBN:
9781469605494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899175_jacobson.10
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter discusses the rise of the corporate profession. During the second half of the century, young lawyers embraced bourgeois culture but became increasingly corporatist, bonded through ... More


The Nationalist Profession Law and Catalanism

Stephen Jacobson

in Catalonia's Advocates: Lawyers, Society, and Politics in Barcelona, 1759-1900

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832974
eISBN:
9781469605494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899175_jacobson.11
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the rise of the nationalist profession. It discusses how lawyers sparked nascent nationalism by defending the Catalan civil law when confronted with the coming of the Spanish ... More


Conclusion and Epilogue The Silver Age of the Profession

Stephen Jacobson

in Catalonia's Advocates: Lawyers, Society, and Politics in Barcelona, 1759-1900

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832974
eISBN:
9781469605494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807899175_jacobson.12
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter discusses questions of exceptionalism and normativity, and reviews the major theoretical questions posed. Barcelona lawyers, like those of any city, were not without their ... More


Living with History / Making Social Change

Gerda Lerner

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832936
eISBN:
9781469605920
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807887868_lerner
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

This book is in an autobiographical framework that spans the period from 1963 to the present. It encompasses theoretical writing and organizational work in transforming the history profession and in ... More


Chiropractors on Parade

Holly Folk

in Religion of Chiropractic: Populist Healing from the American Heartland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781469632797
eISBN:
9781469632810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469632797.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Chapter five addresses the eclipse of D. D. Palmer by his son, in leading both the proprietary school and the burgeoning chiropractic profession. B. J. Palmer presented himself as the rightful heir ... More


History Repeats

Holly Folk

in Religion of Chiropractic: Populist Healing from the American Heartland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781469632797
eISBN:
9781469632810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469632797.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

The sixth chapter shows how the biography of B. J. Palmer recapitulated situations faced by his father. Endowed with energy and creativity, B. J. Palmer was dispossessed of leadership when a ... More


Expanding Ethics: The Democratization of Honor and Virtue in the New Republic

Craig Bruce Smith

in American Honor: The Creation of the Nation's Ideals during the Revolutionary Era

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469638836
eISBN:
9781469638850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469638836.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

From the aftermath of Yorktown through the rise of political parties in the early republic, this chapter shows that legislation and policy (from the Treaty of Paris to the Constitution to attempts at ... More


Without Precedent: The Life of Susie Marshall Sharp

Anna R. Hayes

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832141
eISBN:
9781469605807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807887813_hayes
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The first woman judge in the state of North Carolina and the first woman in the United States to be elected chief justice of a state supreme court, Susie Marshall Sharp broke new ground for women in ... More


Introduction: A Telling History

Deborah Gray White

in Telling Histories: Black Women Historians in the Ivory Tower

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832011
eISBN:
9781469604763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889121_white.4
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book is an examination of late-twentieth-century African American women in the historical profession that begins with Fannie Barrier Williams's 1905 commentary on “the colored girl.” Williams's ... More


Boyhood and Youth, 1826–1854

Bruce A. Kimball

in The Inception of Modern Professional Education: C. C. Langdell, 1826-1906

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832578
eISBN:
9781469605623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889961_kimball.6
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter focuses on Langdell's youth, where lie the origins of his interest in education and the specific reforms in professional education that he advanced as dean of Harvard Law School. ... More


False Start

Anna R. Hayes

in Without Precedent: The Life of Susie Marshall Sharp

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832141
eISBN:
9781469605807
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807887813_hayes.8
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter illustrates how James Sharp intended for his daughter Susie to become his equal in the law practice. James wasted no time in ordering a new “Sharp & Sharp” letterhead and adding “Miss ... More


Dancing on the Edges of History, but Never Dancing Alone

Barbara Ransby

in Telling Histories: Black Women Historians in the Ivory Tower

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832011
eISBN:
9781469604763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889121_white.20
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter discusses the meaning of being a black female historian in 2006. Some argue that it should simply mean being a good scholar, and that notions of race and gender are twentieth-century ... More


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