Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 54 items

  • Keywords: Bryant x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

 Go West, Young Man

Umar F. Abd‐Allah

in A Muslim in Victorian America: The Life of Alexander Russell Webb

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195187281
eISBN:
9780199784875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195187288.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter begins with a description of Webb's move to Chicago where he worked as a jeweler. Webb married Laura Conger in Chicago on May 4, 1870, but she disappeared the night of the Great Fire. It ... More


Culture Wars in the Carter Years

Daniel K. Williams

in God's Own Party: The Making of the Christian Right

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195340846
eISBN:
9780199867141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340846.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Although Jimmy Carter was a Southern Baptist, evangelicals came into conflict with his administration because of their opposition to his stances on the Equal Rights Amendment, abortion, and gay ... More


The Battle of the Books: Book Clubs and Conservatism in the 1930s

E. H. H. GREEN

in Ideologies of Conservatism: Conservative Political Ideas in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198205937
eISBN:
9780191717116
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205937.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter examines the genesis and development of the Conservative book clubs, namely the Right Book Club, championed by Christina Foyle of the booksellers W & G Foyle, and the National Book ... More


“My brother got killed in the war”: Internecine Intertextuality

Richard Thomas

in Citizens of Discord: Rome and Its Civil Wars

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195389579
eISBN:
9780199866496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195389579.003.0019
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter is concerned with intertextual aspects of civil war literature and with the way such intertexts complicate and intensify the aesthetic response to the suffering and loss associated with ... More


History, Historians, and Conservatism in Britain and America: From the Great War to Thatcher and Reagan

Reba Soffer

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199208111
eISBN:
9780191709210
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208111.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This book provides a compelling explanation of the contents and substance of conservative ideas, their intentions and consequences, and the historical contexts that contributed to their formulation ... More


“Revelation to US”: Green Shoots of Romantic Religion in Antebellum America

John Gatta

in Making Nature Sacred: Literature, Religion, and the Environment in America from the Puritans to the Present

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780195165050
eISBN:
9780199835140
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195165055.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature

By the early nineteenth century, in writings by Bryant, Cooper, and Emerson, one can observe a growing Romantic tendency to imagine Nature in religious terms--as a favored site of worship and a ... More


The Phenomenon of Arthur Bryant: Patriotism, Conservatism, and the Greater Public

Reba N. Soffer

in History, Historians, and Conservatism in Britain and America: From the Great War to Thatcher and Reagan

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199208111
eISBN:
9780191709210
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208111.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

During the inter‐war decades, Bryant became a major asset to the Conservative Party and to conservatism. Through his historical writing and conservative polemics, Bryant readily surpassed every other ... More


The Rock Whence I Was Hewn

Timothy K. Nenninger and Charles Pelot Summerall

in The Way of Duty, Honor, Country: The Memoir of General Charles Pelot Summerall

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126180
eISBN:
9780813135649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126180.003.0002
Subject:
History, Military History

By family tradition, it is known that Thomas Summerall went to Florida and married a Spanish woman named Neunez in St. Augustine. A son of Thomas Summerall named William was born around 1805 in Wayne ... More


New Jersey—Birthplace of the Family Cap

Michael J. Camasso

in Family Caps, Abortion and Women of Color: Research Connection and Political Rejection

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195179057
eISBN:
9780199864546
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179057.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Children and Families

This chapter discusses the implementation of the Family Cap in New Jersey. Topics covered include Wayne Bryant’s proposal for a Family Cap in 1991, Family Cap under the Family Development Program ... More


Black Women and White Terrorism: Ida B. Wells, David Bryant Fulton, Pauline E. Hopkins, and the Politics of Representation

Sandra Gunning

in Rape, Race, and Lynching: The Red Record of American Literature, 1890–1912

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195099904
eISBN:
9780199855100
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195099904.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

In this chapter, the author presents a comparative study of two largely ignored black novels that focus on the suppressed presence of black women within the economy of racial violence. Looking at the ... More


A UK Freshman

Joe B. Hall, Marianne Walker, and Rick Bozich

in Coach Hall: My Life On and Off the Court

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813178561
eISBN:
9780813178578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178561.003.0011
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter tells what Joe’s life was like as a freshman at UK. He describes his dorm room and roommates. Although he wasn’t allowed to play his freshman year, he participated at every practice.


The 1950s: Preserving the Legacy

Joseph McAleer

in Passion’s Fortune: The Story of Mills & Boon

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204558
eISBN:
9780191676345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204558.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

Charles Boon was a master of the art of author relations, and of nurturing new and highly prolific talent to supply the list. The fact that Alan Boon maintained the system amid the extraordinary ... More


Budget Control under Bryant

Brian Pugh

in Chaos and Compromise: The Evolution of the Mississippi Budgeting Process

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496830197
eISBN:
9781496830234
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496830197.003.0010
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses contributions made to the budget making process by Governor Phil Bryant. Chapter 10 explains how the budget process was changed by Bryant as well as the legislature. This ... More


Myotonic Goats and Migraines

Alan J. McComas

in Galvani’s Spark: The Story of the Nerve Impulse

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199751754
eISBN:
9780199897094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199751754.003.0020
Subject:
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

Peculiar disorders of muscle, characterized by episodic stiffness or weakness have been known for some time, both in humans and in animals. In 1939 Lindor Brown and McGhee Harvey investigate myotonic ... More


“Comely Carolyn”: (September 2–September 6)

Davis W. Houck, Matthew A. Grindy, and Keith A. Beauchamp

in Emmett Till and the Mississippi Press

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781934110157
eISBN:
9781604733044
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781934110157.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter explores the impact of Carolyn Bryant’s involvement in the abduction and murder of Emmett Till. It notes that Carolyn Bryant was the woman that Emmett Till flirted with, which ... More


Jim Crow Audiences: Southerners, the Nation, and the Centralization of Racial Surveillance

Stephen A. Berrey

in Jim Crow Routine: Everyday Performances of Race, Civil Rights, and Segregation in Mississippi

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469620930
eISBN:
9781469623115
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469620930.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter narrates the account of Emmett Till, a fourteen-year-old boy who had been kidnapped and found dead in the Tallahatchie River, with a cotton gin fan tied around his neck. In particular, ... More


Subversion and Indecency, 1961–1962

Stacy Braukman

in Communists and Perverts under the Palms: The Johns Committee in Florida, 1956-1965

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813039824
eISBN:
9780813043166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813039824.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter covers 1961-62, when the FLIC found an ally in a newly elected segregationist governor and received his stamp of approval to sponsor a statewide educational campaign about the related ... More


Epilogue: Anita Bryant and Florida's Culture Wars

Stacy Braukman

in Communists and Perverts under the Palms: The Johns Committee in Florida, 1956-1965

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813039824
eISBN:
9780813043166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813039824.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines Anita Bryant's 1977 Save Our Children crusade, showing how many of the ideas about the corrupting influence of homosexual teachers articulated by members of the Johns Committee ... More


August Nights

Darryl Mace

in In Remembrance of Emmett Till: Regional Stories and Media Responses to the Black Freedom Struggle

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813145365
eISBN:
9780813145488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813145365.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

Chapter 2 opens with the August night incident in Bryant's Meat and Groceries where Emmett Till wolf-whistled at Carolyn Bryant, and the chapter traces the subsequent events through the lynching. ... More


Pundits

Robert F. Dewey

in British National Identity and Opposition to Membership of Europe, 1961-63: The Anti-Marketeers

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719078712
eISBN:
9781781702147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719078712.003.0004
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses new research concerning the pronouncements of anti-Market pundits including historians C.E. Carrington and Sir Arthur Bryant and economists James Meade and Roy Harrod. It ... More


View: