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The Signoria of Paolo Guinigi and the Evolution of the Fifteenth‐Century Lucchese State

M. E. Bratchel

in Medieval Lucca: And the Evolution of the Renaissance State

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199542901
eISBN:
9780191715655
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199542901.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The 14th century saw the temporary loss of Lucca's political independence; in the first three decades of the 15th century, Lucca, usually the model of a traditional Italian city‐republic, fell under ... More


Coalition and its Discontents

Stephen Brooke

in Labour's War: The Labour Party and the Second World War

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202851
eISBN:
9780191675560
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202851.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

This chapter discusses the resurgence of old tensions and the emergence of dissidence and faction within the Labour Party alliance. On May 1940, an electoral truce was formed; however, this proved ... More


Ideology and Factions

JOHN BARNES

in Conservative Century: The Conservative Party since 1900

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202387
eISBN:
9780191675317
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202387.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

This chapter explores the complex and slippery topic of Conservative ideology, proving the falsity of the frequent assertion that there is no such thing and that Conservatives are motivated only by ... More


George III and the Parties

Richard Pares

in King George III and the Politicians: The Ford Lectures Delivered in The University of Oxford 1951-2

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198811305
eISBN:
9780191695438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198811305.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter describes the attempts made by George III to regain and exercise the leadership of his country and the growth of a number of oppositions from his adversaries. It highlights the political ... More


The Appointment and Dismissal of Ministries

Richard Pares

in King George III and the Politicians: The Ford Lectures Delivered in The University of Oxford 1951-2

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198811305
eISBN:
9780191695438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198811305.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter discusses the controversies between George III and the factions, which centred on the appointment and dismissal of ministers. The question of ministerial responsibility had never been ... More


The Parliamentary Party: Composition and Dissent

Stuart Ball

in Portrait of a Party: The Conservative Party in Britain 1918-1945

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199667987
eISBN:
9780191751356
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199667987.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

The first part of this chapter is an analysis of the personnel of the Conservative Party in the House of Commons between the wars, which examines their social, educational and occupational ... More


The Fighting Irish: Faction Fighting as Leisure in the Writings of William Carleton

Kevan O’Rourke

in Leisure and the Irish in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781781381823
eISBN:
9781781382325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381823.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Nineteenth century Irish novelist William Carleton (1794-1869), born a Catholic peasant in the north of Ireland, offers a unique insider perspective through his fiction on life and society amongst ... More


‘Do you want to pick a fight out of me?’: Homicide and personal relations

Richard Mc Mahon

in Homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Ireland

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319471
eISBN:
9781781380956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319471.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Studies of violence in Ireland in the first half of the nineteenth century have generally focused on conflicts arising from the rural economy and, to a lesser extent, from religious divisions and ... More


‘The madness of party’: Homicide and sectarianism

Richard Mc Mahon

in Homicide in pre-Famine and Famine Ireland

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319471
eISBN:
9781781380956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319471.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter demonstrates that the relatively low rate of sectarian homicide evident in Ireland at this time was a product of the complex interplay of competing considerations of religious identity, ... More


Conclusion

in Invisible Men: The Secret Lives of Police Constables in Liverpool, Manchester and Birmingham, 1900-1939

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312359
eISBN:
9781846316104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316104.012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In Manchester, Birmingham, and Liverpool, the prospects for a constable joining the police force in the 1930s were very different from those back in the 1900s. The 1900s recruit was more likely to ... More


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