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A History of the Popes 1830-1914

Owen Chadwick

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198269229
eISBN:
9780191600456
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198269226.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This history of the ninteenth‐century popes covers the papacies of Gregory XVI, Pius IX, Leo XIII and Pius X in their religious and political aspects. The period was dominated by the question of ... More


. Colonial Fracture and the Counter-Heritage Film

Will Higbee

in Post-beur Cinema: Maghrebi-French and North African Emigre Filmmaking in France since 2000

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780748640041
eISBN:
9780748693917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640041.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The question of memorializing France's colonial past has been a prominent and contested issue in French politics and the media in the 2000s. This chapter considers how Maghrebi-French filmmakers have ... More


Homer and the War of Words

Marc Bizer

in Homer and the Politics of Authority in Renaissance France

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199731565
eISBN:
9780199918478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199731565.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter demonstrates how the Catholic Burgundian parliamentarian Jean Begat used Homer to justify the idea of a single ruler whose subjects practice only one religion, later quoting Homer in ... More


• The Emergence of Lebanism: The French Connection

Hakim Carol

in The Origins of the Lebanese National Idea: 1840-1920

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780520273412
eISBN:
9780520954717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273412.003.0003
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter argues that the aspirations of Maronite clerical circles to ensure the domination and autonomy of their community in the Mountain converged with the romantic fantasies and projects of ... More


France

Alexis Blanchet

in Video Games Around the World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780262527163
eISBN:
9780262328487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262527163.003.0013
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

This essay is a history of video games in France, and it contains a description of the French video game industry and how it has grown. Descriptions of video game companies and individual video games ... More


• The 1860 Massacres and Their Aftermath: A Map for Lebanon

Hakim Carol

in The Origins of the Lebanese National Idea: 1840-1920

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780520273412
eISBN:
9780520954717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273412.003.0004
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter covers the massacres of Christians in Mount Lebanon and Syria in 1860 and the general reaction in Europe and the Syrian provinces to these events. It then examines the workings of a ... More


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