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Concluding thoughts

Juliette Pattinson, Arthur Mcivor, and Linsey Robb

in Men in reserve: British civilian masculinites in the Second World War

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781526100696
eISBN:
9781526120830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526100696.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter asserts that the emasculation thesis is flawed, risking flattening out the incongruities and ambiguities of civilian working class male experience in the Second World War. The impact of ... More


Official occasions and vernacular voices: New Zealand’s British Empire and Commonwealth Games, 1950–90

Michael Dawson

in New Zealand'S Empire

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719091537
eISBN:
9781526104120
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091537.003.0011
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Between 1950 and 1990 New Zealand hosted the British Empire/Commonwealth Games on three occasions, both embracing and struggling with these opportunities to publicly communicate its attachment to an ... More


Introduction

Ellen Muehlberger

in Angels in Late Ancient Christianity

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199931934
eISBN:
9780199332991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931934.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter has three parts. First, it explores why angels have been overlooked in previous scholarship about Christianity in late antiquity. Second, it explains the methodological underpinnings of ... More


Algerian Youth on the Move. Capoeira, Street Dance and Parkour: Between Integration and Contestation

Britta Hecking

in Algeria: Nation, Culture and Transnationalism: 1988-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781786940216
eISBN:
9781786944245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940216.003.0010
Subject:
History, World Modern History

After a long decade of political and cultural isolation due to the bloody civil war in the 1990s, processes of economic reform and ‘opening to the world’ intensified since 2000 in urban Algeria. ... More


Sport in Algeria – from National Self-assertion to Anti-state Contestation

Philip Dine

in Algeria: Nation, Culture and Transnationalism: 1988-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781786940216
eISBN:
9781786944245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940216.003.0011
Subject:
History, World Modern History

In Algeria, sport historically played a role in both colonial consolidation (from the 1840s) and nationalist mobilization (from the 1920s). The FLN’s manipulation of sport during the war of ... More


Contesting the other: sinking ethical shafts

Philip Whitehead

in Demonising the Other: The Criminalisation of Morality

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447343417
eISBN:
9781447343455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447343417.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

From framing the other in chapter one, criminalising in chapter two, now to contesting the other in chapter three. This chapter sinks a disparate collection of ethical shafts – including Schweitzer ... More


Public Space, Street Art, and Communication in the Arab Uprisings

Marwan M. Kraidy

in Bullets and Bulletins: Media and Politics in the Wake of the Arab Uprisings

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190491550
eISBN:
9780190638597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190491550.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

Public spaces played a significant, and so far understudied, role in the Arab rebellions. This chapter offers considerations regarding the connections between public space and communication during ... More


Introduction

Madurika Rasaratnam

in Tamils and the Nation: India and Sri Lanka Compared

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190498320
eISBN:
9780190638580
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190498320.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

The chapter sets out the book’s core argument: contingent political processes and the more or less inclusive national identities they produce are causal in explaining the contrasting outcomes of the ... More


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