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Vienna and the Slave Trade, 1815

Ian Clark

in International Legitimacy and World Society

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199297009
eISBN:
9780191711428
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297009.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The first case study is the Declaration against the slave trade made as part of the Congress of Vienna in 1815. How and why did this become an international concern, and with what results? The ... More


Collective Hegemony: The Concert of Europe 1815–1914

Ian Clark

in Hegemony in International Society

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199556267
eISBN:
9780191725609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556267.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Hegemony is normally considered to take a singular form. However, historians of the Concert of Europe have made the case for regarding it as a collective hegemony, on the part of the great powers in ... More


The Congress of Vienna

Andreas Osiander

in The States System of Europe, 1640–1990: Peacemaking and the Conditions of International Stability

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198278870
eISBN:
9780191684258
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198278870.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand, Bishop of Autun, entered politics as a representative of the French clergy, in the Etats-Generaux, whose meeting in 1789 precipitated the French Revolution. Talleyrand ... More


A Man of Honour: Adam Czartoryski as a Statesman of Russia and Poland 1795–1831

W. H. Zawadzki

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203032
eISBN:
9780191675676
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203032.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is a study of the extraordinary political career of Prince Adam Czartoryski, a Polish patriot who rose to become foreign minister of the Russian Empire under Tsar Alexander I. A controversial ... More


The Napoleonic Legacy and the Imposition of Habsburg Rule, 1813–1818

DAVID LAVEN

in Venice and Venetia under the Habsburgs: 1815-1835

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198205746
eISBN:
9780191717147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205746.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the aftermath of the Congress of Vienna, the Austrian authorities were faced with a dilemma of how far to retain the relatively efficient, but widely disliked and costly, Napoleonic machinery of ... More


New Christians

Jeffrey S. Sposato

in The Price of Assimilation: Felix Mendelssohn and the Nineteenth-Century Anti-Semitic Tradition

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195149746
eISBN:
9780199870783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195149746.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter explores the situation of Jews in early 19th-century Germany, and situates the Mendelssohn family within this context. With the defeat of Napoleon and the treaties of the Congress of ... More


Minority Rights from Westphalia to Berlin (1648–1878)

JENNIFER JACKSON PREECE

in National Minorities and the European Nation-States System

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198294375
eISBN:
9780191685033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198294375.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Far from being a post-Cold War development, international relations that have to do with the position of minorities in Europe possess an identifiable history not only in the twentieth century but ... More


The Settlement of 1815

G. John Ikenberry

in After Victory: Institutions, Strategic Restraint, and the Rebuilding of Order after Major Wars, New Edition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780691169217
eISBN:
9781400880843
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169217.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter looks at the order building in the settlement of 1815. The peace settlement that ended the Napoleonic wars in 1815 gave Europe the most elaborately organized political order yet. Led by ... More


Helen Maria Williams in Post-Revolutionary France

Gary Kelly

in Women, Writing, and Revolution 1790–1827

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198122722
eISBN:
9780191671524
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198122722.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Revolutionary historiography, to which Williams has contributed greatly, fixes the Revolution as subjective experience, thereby ensuring its transmission over generations and preventing Revolutionary ... More


German and Jewish

Michael Haas

in Forbidden Music: The Jewish Composers Banned by the Nazis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300154306
eISBN:
9780300154313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300154306.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter examines the relation between being German and being Jewish. It analyzes how Jews in German-speaking Europe would become such enthusiastic chauvinists in the cause of German culture, ... More


Friedrich Schlegel’s Concert of Europe

Paul Hamilton

in Realpoetik: European Romanticism and Literary Politics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199686179
eISBN:
9780191766107
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686179.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, Poetry

Schlegel’s project of the journal Europa is compared to Staël’s De l’Allemagne and their similar construction of a European counter-image to Napoleon’s conquered territories. Schlegel’s expansion of ... More


The Restoration

John A. Davis

in Naples and Napoleon: Southern Italy and the European Revolutions, 1780-1860

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198207559
eISBN:
9780191716720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207559.003.0015
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Bourbon Restoration of 1815 was exceptional in Italy not only because of the relatively peaceful transition of power, but also because the Neapolitan Bourbons retained the political and ... More


The Kapellmeister Network and the Performance of CommunityHummel, Moscheles, and Mendelssohn

Dana Gooley

in Fantasies of Improvisation: Free Playing in Nineteenth-Century Music

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190633585
eISBN:
9780190633615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190633585.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Chapter 2 concerns the free fantasy and its relationship to the public concert life that emerged after 1815. Its main protagonists are Johann Nepomuk Hummel, the undisputed master of improvised free ... More


Reaction, Revolution and Empire: The Nineteenth Century

Christopher Hobson

in The Rise of Democracy: Revolution, War and Transformations in International Politics Since 1776

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780748692811
eISBN:
9781474416184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748692811.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter tracks how the popular doctrines that emerged from the American and French revolutions developed across the nineteenth century. It opens by considering the negative standing of democracy ... More


The Social Construction of Great Power Management, 1815–1822

Mark Raymond

in Social Practices of Rule-Making in World Politics

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190913113
eISBN:
9780190913144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190913113.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

This chapter shows that secondary rules help to explain the emergence of active practices of great power management of the international system after the Napoleonic Wars. Actors were aware of ... More


Between Munich and Rome: The Formation of a German Catholic Scholar

Thomas Albert Howard

in The Pope and the Professor: Pius IX, Ignaz von Döllinger, and the Quandary of the Modern Age

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198729198
eISBN:
9780191795893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729198.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter discusses the early career of Döllinger, situating his intellectual development in the context of Southern German Catholicism during a time of immense crisis and transition: the collapse ... More


The Consolation of Refuge

Caroline Shaw

in Britannia's Embrace: Modern Humanitarianism and the Imperial Origins of Refugee Relief

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780190200985
eISBN:
9780190201012
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190200985.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter describes how British liberals, energized and agitated by the proceedings at the Congress of Vienna, took aim at ongoing oppression overseas, especially the international slave trade and ... More


Introduction

Michael Haas

in Forbidden Music: The Jewish Composers Banned by the Nazis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300154306
eISBN:
9780300154313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300154306.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this book, which is about Jewish composers who were banned by the Third Reich. The book examines the music written by the Jewish composers and the ... More


Average Man

Steven J. Osterlind

in The Error of Truth: How History and Mathematics Came Together to Form Our Character and Shape Our Worldview

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780198831600
eISBN:
9780191869532
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198831600.003.0010
Subject:
Mathematics, Logic / Computer Science / Mathematical Philosophy

This chapter discusses the history and innovations that prompted people toward quantification after the Congress of Vienna ended the French Revolution and the era of Napoleon; this marked the ... More


| 1831–9 | 1831–9 The Awakening of Political Life

Dan C. Christensen

in Hans Christian Ørsted: Reading Nature's Mind

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199669264
eISBN:
9780191748745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669264.003.0047
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

Parts of the peace settlement concluded at the Congress of Vienna in 1815 concerned the introduction of advisory assemblies of the estates, whose representative should be consulted on new ... More


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