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Tangled Roots: Kalenda and Other Neo-African Dances in the Circum-Caribbean

Julian Gerstin (ed.)

in Making Caribbean Dance: Continuity and Creativity in Island Cultures

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813034676
eISBN:
9780813046303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034676.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Dance

Julian Gerstin starts with historical citations of, confusions about, and variations on the Caribbean dances kalenda, chica, bamboula, djouba, and bele. He notes that these dances spread through the ... More


Foreign Policy under Delcassé, 1898–1904

M. B. HAYNE

in he French Foreign Office and the Origins of the First World War, 1898–1914

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202707
eISBN:
9780191675492
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202707.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Delcassé's anti-German sentiment determined most of his foreign policy and this is illustrated in this chapter. This hostility towards Germany meant that he attached great importance to the ... More


Jacques Foccart, Eminence grise for African affairs

Jean-Pierre Bat

in Francophone Africa at fifty

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780719089305
eISBN:
9781526135858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089305.003.0010
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Jean-Pierre Bat proceeds to the heart of Franco-African networking after the independences of the former colonies, and evaluates the influence of a particular individual who held a major part of the ... More


Literature in Irish, 1169–1534

James Carney

in A New History of Ireland: Volume II, Medieval Ireland 1169–1534

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199539703
eISBN:
9780191701184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199539703.003.0026
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter discusses the following: reaction to the Anglo-Norman invasion; emergence of Early Modern Irish; the fourteenth-century revival; the ‘great books’; paper and printing; bardic verse; love ... More


The Non-elections of 1956

Kathryn C. Statler

in Replacing France: The Origins of American Intervention in Vietnam

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124407
eISBN:
9780813134772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124407.003.0006
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter discusses another challenge to the French influence: the specter of the 1956 elections. The period immediately following the Geneva Conference and the problem of how to bring or not ... More


Conclusion: Robinson Crusoe Sails on the European Market

Bethany Wiggin

in Novel Translations: The European Novel and the German Book, 1680-1730

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801476808
eISBN:
9780801460074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801476808.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This concluding chapter sketches how fashion again shook the borders of the literary field and dramatically changed the geography of the European novel. It captures that change at a still early ... More


Conclusion: Replacing France

Kathryn C. Statler

in Replacing France: The Origins of American Intervention in Vietnam

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124407
eISBN:
9780813134772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124407.003.0010
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter discusses the American involvement in Vietnam. It looks at the nation-building efforts of the Americans in South Vietnam, and how the French influence slowly disappeared from the country ... More


Introduction

Michael A. Bonura

in Under the Shadow of Napoleon: French Influence on the American Way of Warfare from Independence to the Eve of World War II

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814709429
eISBN:
9780814723173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814709429.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This introductory chapter emphasizes the role of French military tactics in the American army, and conceptualizes a system of war that had its origins in Enlightenment thought. After the War of 1812, ... More


Burlesque Ballet, a Ballad and a Banquet in Ben Jonson's The Gypsies Metamorphos'd (1621)

Marie-claude Canova-green

in Dance Research: The Journal of the Society for Dance Research

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748635849
eISBN:
9780748671120
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635849.003.0006
Subject:
History, Social History

In summer 1621, George Villiers, then Marquess of Buckingham, invited the king and an exclusive circle of courtiers to inaugurate his newly restored countryside residence Burley-on-the-Hill in ... More


The Formation of the Italian Administrative Justice System, European Common Principles of Administrative Law, and ‘Jurisdictionalization’ of Administrative Justice in the Nineteenth Century

Marco Mazzamuto

in Administrative Justice Fin de siècle: Early Judicial Standards of Administrative Conduct in Europe (1890-1910)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198867562
eISBN:
9780191904332
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198867562.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The present study deals with the formation of the Italian administrative justice system and its French derivation. The analysis therefore extends into the wider European context in the nineteenth ... More


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