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Conclusion: British–German Relations in a New Era

CHRISTOPH BLUTH

in Britain, Germany, and Western Nuclear Strategy

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280040
eISBN:
9780191684340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280040.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter tries to draw some general conclusions about the role of nuclear weapons in British–German relations. The British–German relationship was discussed in five phases. In the first phase, ... More


Long Day’s Journey into Night: Mirza Fattah Khan Garmrudi’s Accounts of Europe

Naghmeh Sohrabi

in Taken for Wonder: Nineteenth Century Travel Accounts from Iran to Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199829705
eISBN:
9780199933341
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199829705.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, World Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

In 1837, Iran occupied Herat in an attempt to reclaim it for the Qajar Empire. As a result the British occupied southern Iran, leading to a diplomatic imbroglio between the two empires. This chapter ... More


The Home Front: Political Developments and the Vision of the Post-War Future

Ashley Jackson

in Botswana 1939–1945: An African Country at War

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207641
eISBN:
9780191677762
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207641.003.0009
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Because African communities, in spite of how their Chiefs had been educated, were still subject to Western bureaucratic control, traditional views of the war's political impact may not be entirely ... More


Community Cohesion: its development and limitations

Husband Charles and Alam Yunis

in Social cohesion and counter-terrorism: A policy contradiction?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428011
eISBN:
9781447303381
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428011.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter describes the development of the Community Cohesion policy in Britain. It starts by placing the development of Community Cohesion within the context of British ethnic relations. Among ... More


‘Our Guardian Angel abroad’:* American foreign policy and Irish nationalism, 1865–70

Bernadette Whelan

in American Government in Ireland, 1790-1913: A History of the US Consular Service

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719083013
eISBN:
9781781703281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083013.003.0004
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses American foreign policy and Irish nationalism from 1865–70. Organised in 1853 by James Stephens in Ireland and John O'Mahony in the US, the aim of the Irish Republican ... More


Weetman Pearson in Historical and Historiographical Context: British-Mexican Relations, Informal Empire, Mexican National Development, and the Rise of Global Business in the Late Nineteenth Century

in British Lions and Mexican Eagles: Business, Politics, and Empire in the Career of Weetman Pearson in Mexico, 1889–1919

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804774451
eISBN:
9780804779036
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804774451.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the historical and historiographical context of Weetman Pearson's arrival in Mexico from the perspective of British-Mexican relations in the nineteenth century. It explains that ... More


‘An Empire in Men’s Hearts:’ The Liberal Conquest of Spanish America

Rebecca Cole Heinowitz

in Spanish America and British Romanticism, 1777-1826: Rewriting Conquest

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748638680
eISBN:
9780748651702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638680.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This introductory chapter discusses the interest eighteenth-century readers had on Spanish America, starting with Britain's relations with the emerging ‘informal empire’ in Spanish America. It then ... More


Ali Pasha and Great Britain during the Napoleonic Wars

Noel Malcolm

in Rebels, Believers, Survivors: Studies in the History of the Albanians

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198857297
eISBN:
9780191890185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198857297.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Social History

This essay, based on archival materials, analyses the relationship between Ali Pasha of Ioannina (or ‘of Tepelenë’) and Great Britain during the period 1799–1814. Ali Pasha controlled, directly or ... More


Gokhale: The Indian Moderates and the British Raj

B. R. Nanda

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195647518
eISBN:
9780199081400
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195647518.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This biography of Gopal Krishna Gokhale—one of the pre-eminent leaders of India during its struggle for independence—reassesses the Indian political scene during the last decades of the nineteenth ... More


Cultural Diplomacy: A Hundred Years of the British-Spanish Society

Luis G. Martínez del Campo

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781781382752
eISBN:
9781786945266
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382752.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

In this book, I explore the history of the British-Spanish Society, which played a key role in the cultural relations between Spain and the UK during the 20th Century. I argue that this association ... More


Introduction

Luis G. Martínez del Campo

in Cultural Diplomacy: A Hundred Years of the British-Spanish Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781781382752
eISBN:
9781786945266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382752.003.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

In this chapter, I link the creation of the British-Spanish Society (BSS) and the development of soft power strategies in the Western World. I also put the history of the BSS in the context of ... More


Epilogue

Luis G. Martínez del Campo

in Cultural Diplomacy: A Hundred Years of the British-Spanish Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781781382752
eISBN:
9781786945266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382752.003.0007
Subject:
History, Social History

I defend that the history of the BSS is a perfect example of how cultural strategies have played a key role in foreign policy since the early 20th Century. Furthermore, I suggest that the BSS is a ... More


“Supreme Nation”: Shifei lüelun Dayingguo tongzhi

John T. P. Lai

in Reshaping the Boundaries: The Christian Intersection of China and the West in the Modern Era

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9789888390557
eISBN:
9789888390175
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888390557.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter explores how Karl F. A. Gützlaff, a leading Protestant missionary to China in the early nineteenth century, consciously created an idealistic image of Great Britain in his novels Shifei ... More


Paris 1918: The War Diary of the British Ambassador, the 17th Earl of Derby

David Dutton (ed.)

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235170
eISBN:
9781846313707
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313707
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The diary of the seventeenth Earl of Derby, once thought to have been lost, provides a detailed and important account of the last months of the First World War as seen through the eyes of the British ... More


Henrietta Liston's Travels: The Turkish Journals, 1812-1820

Patrick Hart, Valerie Kennedy, and Dora Petherbridge (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474467353
eISBN:
9781474491303
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474467353.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The book is the first print publication of Henrietta Liston’s Turkish Journals, a significant yet virtually unknown work of women’s travel writing. It is composed of the full text of the 1812-1814 ... More


Conclusion: Benchmarks from the British–Irish Process

John Coakley and Jennifer Todd

in Negotiating a Settlement in Northern Ireland, 1969-2019

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780198841388
eISBN:
9780191876868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198841388.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics, International Relations and Politics

Analysis of the process by which a stable peace was secured in Northern Ireland after decades of low-level war and civil unrest suggests a number of features that account for this development. First, ... More


The Future of British–Irish Relations after Brexit

Etain Tannam

in The Law & Politics of Brexit: Volume II: The Withdrawal Agreement

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198848356
eISBN:
9780191882883
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198848356.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, EU Law

This chapter assesses the impact of UK withdrawal from the EU on British–Irish relations. It examines yet another possible disintegrative effect of Brexit on the UK system, namely the re-unification ... More


Template for peace: Northern Ireland, 1972-75

Shaun McDaid

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719086960
eISBN:
9781781705902
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086960.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This book analyses the British government's Northern Ireland policy between 1972 and 1975, the complex interactions between Northern Ireland political parties in the creation of a power-sharing ... More


Allies

Wendy Webster

in Mixing It: Diversity in World War Two Britain

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780198735762
eISBN:
9780191799747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198735762.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History, British and Irish Modern History

From 1941, the image of an ‘allies war’ in the British media expanded to include many new allies and emphasized inter-allied friendship and solidarity, with occasional conflict—often due to ... More


The Courts of Mixed Commission for the Abolition of the Slave Trade

Jenny S. Martinez

in The Slave Trade and the Origins of International Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195391626
eISBN:
9780190259754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391626.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines different courts of mixed commissions for the abolition of the slave trade. The first section examines how different slave trade tribunals operated, noting that the suppression ... More


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