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Colonial Policies, Middle Eastern War, and City Spaces: Marseille in 1948

Maud S. Mandel

in Muslims and Jews in France: History of a Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691125817
eISBN:
9781400848584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691125817.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Beginning in 1948 when war in the Middle East caused minor unrest in the city of Marseille, this chapter traces the way in which disagreements over Israel became a way to debate inequities in French ... More


Conclusion

Maud S. Mandel

in Muslims and Jews in France: History of a Conflict

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691125817
eISBN:
9781400848584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691125817.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This concluding chapter summarizes key arguments woven throughout the text. These are that in order to understand fully the way Muslim–Jewish political conversations have evolved in France, we must ... More


Intelligence and Revolt i: British Security Services and Communal Unrest in Egypt, Iraq, and Sudan

Thomas Martin

in Empires of Intelligence: Security Services and Colonial Disorder after 1914

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251175
eISBN:
9780520933743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251175.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The idea of the intelligence state presupposes that the intelligence gathered by colonial security agencies was critical to the maintenance of order. It follows that disorder in such states was ... More


Introduction

Derek J. Penslar

in Jews and the Military: A History

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691138879
eISBN:
9781400848577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691138879.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This introductory chapter provides an overview of Jewish involvement in the military. From the beginnings of conscription in the late 1700s until the end of the Second World War, military service was ... More


Policing the Desert Frontier: Intelligence, Environment, and Bedouin Communities

Thomas Martin

in Empires of Intelligence: Security Services and Colonial Disorder after 1914

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251175
eISBN:
9780520933743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251175.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Policing desert frontiers and the communities that inhabited them was never easy. Efforts of France and Britain to control the Bedouin populations of the Middle East mandates fell in large part to ... More


Introduction: Exploring Intelligence and Empire

Thomas Martin

in Empires of Intelligence: Security Services and Colonial Disorder after 1914

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251175
eISBN:
9780520933743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251175.003.0101
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter is about the process, aims, and results of government information gathering in the quasi-colonial states that spanned the North African Maghreb and the Middle East from the start of ... More


Introduction

Ryan Gingeras

in Sorrowful Shores: Violence, Ethnicity, and the End of the Ottoman Empire 1912-1923

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199561520
eISBN:
9780191721076
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561520.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This introductory chapter lays out the path of study for the book. In particular, it examines specifically the crafting of the Turkish nationalist understanding of Anatolia's political and social ... More


The Years of Complacency: 1921–1932

Anand Toprani

in Oil and the Great Powers: Britain and Germany, 1914 to 1945

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198834601
eISBN:
9780191872693
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834601.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

This chapter begins with a discussion of Britain’s efforts to monopolize the development of imperial oil reserves and stockpile naval oil reserves. It then shifts to Iraq, which (along with Iran) was ... More


The Reality of Dependence: 1932–1939

Anand Toprani

in Oil and the Great Powers: Britain and Germany, 1914 to 1945

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198834601
eISBN:
9780191872693
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834601.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

This chapter and the one that follows demonstrate how and why Britain’s strategy of energy independence failed. The initial threat came from anticolonial nationalism, initially in Iran and then in ... More


The Price of Failure: 1939–1942

Anand Toprani

in Oil and the Great Powers: Britain and Germany, 1914 to 1945

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198834601
eISBN:
9780191872693
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834601.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

This chapter provides critical assessment of Britain’s post-World War I oil strategy and details the strategic consequences of its failure during the early years of World War II. It reveals the ... More


Introduction

Joseph Ben Prestel

in Emotional Cities: Debates on Urban Change in Berlin and Cairo, 1860-1910

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198797562
eISBN:
9780191839009
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797562.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

The introduction shows that the historical parallels between cities in Europe and the Middle East during the nineteenth century are an underresearched topic in history, demonstrating that Eurocentric ... More


The Chanak Crisis, 1922

Martin Thomas and Richard Toye

in Arguing about Empire: Imperial Rhetoric in Britain and France, 1882-1956

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198749196
eISBN:
9780191813382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198749196.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Moving beyond World War I takes this chapter to an argument fomented by the earlier collapse of another empire—the Ottoman. Perhaps less immediately familiar, the imperial rhetoric surrounding the ... More


Suez, 1956

Martin Thomas and Richard Toye

in Arguing about Empire: Imperial Rhetoric in Britain and France, 1882-1956

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198749196
eISBN:
9780191813382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198749196.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The 1956 invasion of Egypt signified Britain and France’s joint symbolic defeat at the hands of the new American quasi-empire and the further mobilization of the world’s non-aligned states against ... More


Eternal Dawn: Turkey in the Age of Atatürk

Ryan Gingeras

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198791218
eISBN:
9780191833670
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791218.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

In the first years after its founding, the Republic of Turkey was widely praised as a model state governed by an enlightened elite. In contrast to the Soviet Union or Nazi Germany, Turkey was viewed ... More


Fall of the Sultanate: The Great War and the End of the Ottoman Empire 1908–1922

Ryan Gingeras

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780199676071
eISBN:
9780191755576
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199676071.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The collapse of the Ottoman Empire was by no means a singular event. After six hundred years of ruling over the peoples of North Africa, the Balkans, and the Middle East, a series of wars, ... More


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