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Seeing the World: The Grand Tour and Other Travels

Henry French and Mark Rothery

in Man's Estate: Landed Gentry Masculinities, 1660-1900

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199576692
eISBN:
9780191738852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199576692.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Social History

Chapter Three explores the role of the Grand Tour and travel more generally in the formation of elite male identities. It shows how social, political and technological developments changed the ... More


Introduction: Moving Peoples, Entangled Histories

Andrew Arsan

in Interlopers of Empire: The Lebanese Diaspora in Colonial French West Africa

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199333387
eISBN:
9780199388202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199333387.003.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter provides a brief overview of the subject matter, themes, and theoretical concerns and approaches of this book. After a brief introduction to the history of Lebanese migration to West ... More


Peanut Butter Goes International

Jon Krampner

in Creamy and Crunchy: An Informal History of Peanut Butter, the All-American Food

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162333
eISBN:
9780231530934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162333.003.0010
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter focuses on peanut butter's presence in the international market. Peanut butter got its start in the 1890s, at the same time as the American empire, and eventually spread around the ... More


Cholera Protest over Time

Samuel K. Cohn, Jr.

in Epidemics: Hate and Compassion from the Plague of Athens to AIDS

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198819660
eISBN:
9780191859984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198819660.003.0011
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine, Social History

This chapter traces variations in violent reactions spurred by cholera in Spain, Portuguese territories, Venezuela, Czarist Russia, the Soviet Union, the Middle East, Tunisia, Egypt, and again Italy, ... More


Plague Beyond India

Samuel K. Cohn, Jr.

in Epidemics: Hate and Compassion from the Plague of Athens to AIDS

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198819660
eISBN:
9780191859984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198819660.003.0016
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine, Social History

This chapter investigates whether plague protest in India can be generalized for the rest of the world. Outside India such riots were far fewer and on a smaller scale. Plague riots in China added an ... More


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