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Shadow of a Doubt

Diane Negra

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781800859302
eISBN:
9781800852402
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800859302.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book redresses the deficit of sustained critical attention paid to Shadow of a Doubt even in the large corpus of Hitchcock scholarship.  Analyzing the film’s narrative system, issues of genre, ... More


Home Sweet Home

Larry J. Daniel

in Conquered: Why the Army of Tennessee Failed

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469649504
eISBN:
9781469649528
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469649504.003.0020
Subject:
History, Military History

The sight of refugees and damaged towns and countryside often lowered troop morale. Some historians argue that after mid-1863, the Union adopted an unofficial strategy that consisted of destroying ... More


The Homesick Heroine

Julie Pfeiffer

in Transforming Girls: The Work of Nineteenth-Century Adolescence

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781496836267
eISBN:
9781496836311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496836267.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

Johanna Spyri’s Heidi moves the wider genre of girls’ fiction from a focus on girls who are safe (Backfisch novels and family stories) to girls’ books in which girls are vulnerable (the orphan girl ... More


Living in America

Etsuko Takushi Crissey

in Okinawa's GI Brides: Their Lives in America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824856489
eISBN:
9780824875619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824856489.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Witnesses at the 2012 trial in Ohio of a former airman convicted of beating his Okinawan wife to death testified that he had often battered her. The case exemplified the isolation of wives who arrive ... More


Nostalgia in 1688

Thomas Dodman

in What Nostalgia Was: War, Empire, and the Time of a Deadly Emotion

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226492803
eISBN:
9780226493138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226493138.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapter reaches back to Basel and the upper Rhineland in the late seventeenth century, a place of precarious living in times of change, to understand what drove a nineteen year-old medical ... More


Mothers and Sons in the Time of Napoleonic War

Thomas Dodman

in What Nostalgia Was: War, Empire, and the Time of a Deadly Emotion

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226492803
eISBN:
9780226493138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226493138.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

What did it feel like to be homesick in the early 1800s? This chapter tightens the lens and delves into the sensorial and affective world of those Napoleonic soldiers who suffered from nostalgia on ... More


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