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The Minority Voice: Hubert Butler and Southern Irish Protestantism, 1900-1991

Robert Tobin

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199641567
eISBN:
9780191738418
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641567.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

‘How do such people, with brilliant members and dull ones, fare when they pass from being a dominant minority to being a powerless one?’ So asked the Kilkenny man‐of‐letters Hubert Butler (1900‐91) ... More


Nationalism, Cosmopolitanism, and War, 1930–45

Robert Tobin

in The Minority Voice: Hubert Butler and Southern Irish Protestantism, 1900-1991

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199641567
eISBN:
9780191738418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641567.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter introduces the concept of ‘cosmopolitanism’ in the context of post‐revolutionary Irish national life. It considers the contrasting perceptions of internationalism between Southern Irish ... More


Neutrality

Kimberly A. Yuracko

in Gender Nonconformity and the Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300125856
eISBN:
9780300217858
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300125856.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter explores both the power and the limitations of neutrality arguments in the context of sex discrimination law. It explains why courts have never equated sex equality with formal sex ... More


Ireland during the Second World War: Farewell to Plato's Cave

Bryce Evans

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719089510
eISBN:
9781781707531
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089510.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

In the first book detailing the social and economic history of Ireland during the Second World War, Dr Bryce Evans reveals the hidden story of the Irish Emergency. If the diplomatic history of Irish ... More


The Retirement of Washington

Stanley Elkins and Eric McKitrick

in The Age of Federalism

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195093810
eISBN:
9780199854127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195093810.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter discusses George Washington's Farewell Address first given to the public through the newspapers in September 1796, prior to that year's presidential election. The Address excited a ... More


New Classical Economics

Lutz G. Arnold

in Business Cycle Theory

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199256815
eISBN:
9780191698385
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199256815.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter begins by examining the Lucas model (1973), the ‘down-to-earth’ (Phelps 1990:42) version of Lucas' (1972) pioneering article on Expectations and the Neutrality of Money. It then ... More


The Coming of Peace, 1781–1783

H. M. Scott

in British Foreign Policy in the Age of the American Revolution

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201953
eISBN:
9780191675096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201953.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

The situation was indeed made worse when the Anglo-Dutch War came to rise, since the Dutch were traditionally viewed as British allies. Because of the Gordon Riots and how embassy chapels were ... More


Towards a New International Order (1803)

W. H. ZAWADZKI

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

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203032
eISBN:
9780191675676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203032.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter describes how disappointment with France and Emperor Alexander's friendly attitude toward the Polish nobility of his domains, which included over half of pre-partition Poland, not only ... More


“Every Man in New York”: Charles Ives and the First World War

Gayle Magee

in Over Here, Over There: Transatlantic Conversations on the Music of World War I

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042706
eISBN:
9780252051562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042706.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The sinking of the Lusitania and the subsequent shift in the United States from neutrality toward participation in World War I affected Charles Ives in both his music and his business as a life ... More


The Special Relationship and the Falklands War

Sally-Ann Treharne

in Reagan and Thatcher's Special Relationship

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780748686063
eISBN:
9781474412483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748686063.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The Falklands War between Britain and Argentina from April to June 1982 was an emotive political and ideological issue for the UK and its Prime Minister, who fought tirelessly to safeguard the ... More


Invasions, Negotiations and Conspiracies: British-Chilean Relations in an Era of Change, 1806–1817

Andrés Baeza Ruz

in Contacts, Collisions and Relationships: Britons and Chileans in the Independence era, 1806-1831

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781786941725
eISBN:
9781789623192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941725.003.0002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter analyses the relations between Great Britain and Chile between 1806 and 1814. In this period, Chile was not yet an independent state, but still a Spanish colony. ‘Chileans’ were still ... More


Farewell to ‘Legal Positivism’: The Separation Thesis Unravelling

Klaus Füβer

in The Autonomy of Law: Essays on Legal Positivism

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267904
eISBN:
9780191683404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267904.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

H. L. A Hart complained about the ambiguity of legal positivism, and proposed a definition that refers to particular explications of the concept of law, to certain theories of legal interpretation, ... More


The Phony War and the Non-Partisan Committee for Peace through Revision of the Neutrality Law

Andrew Johnstone

in Against Immediate Evil: American Internationalists and the Four Freedoms on the Eve of World War II

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453250
eISBN:
9780801454738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453250.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Americans's attitude towards neutrality began to change with the outbreak of war in Europe in September 1939. But the change was hardly dramatic, in large part due to the “phony” nature of the war ... More


Gender Nonconformity and the Law

Kimberly A Yuracko

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780300125856
eISBN:
9780300217858
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300125856.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Sex discrimination in employment has been prohibited by federal law since the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. When the Act was passed, its target was clear. It sought to end women’s ... More


The Social Construction of Swedish Neutrality: Challenges to Swedish Identity and Sovereignty

Christine Agius

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780719071522
eISBN:
9781781701263
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719071522.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Neutrality as a concept and practice has long been conceptualised in IR theory as problematic. Broadly seen as the tool of small and weak states with dubious moral credentials, a limited ... More


Introduction: Farewell to ‘Plato's Cave’

Bryce Evans

in Ireland during the Second World War: Farewell to Plato's Cave

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719089510
eISBN:
9781781707531
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089510.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Provides a comprehensive overview and criticism of every published work on Irish history during the Second World War. Details the unprecedented military and economic expansion of the Irish state ... More


Foreign Correspondent (1940)

John Billheimer

in Hitchcock and the Censors

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177427
eISBN:
9780813177441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177427.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines the changes in the source material, script, and film of Foreign Correspondent wrought by the Production Code censors. The original source material was a memoir, Personal ... More


The Majority Leader from Neutrality to War

James K. Libbey

in Alben Barkley: A Life in Politics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813167138
eISBN:
9780813167831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813167138.003.0013
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In the face of international security threats in 1939 from Germany, Italy, and Japan, FDR requested and Barkley helped pass the Army Air Corps Expansion Bill, which dramatically increased US ... More


Infrastructure: Network Neutrality and Network Futures

François Bar, Walter Baer, Shahram Ghandeharizadeh, and Fernando Ordonez

in Networked Publics

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262220859
eISBN:
9780262285483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262220859.003.0005
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

The Internet has progressively supplanted older radio, telephone, and cable television networks as a primary communication infrastructure. Indeed, the Internet has become a single communication ... More


Ackerman

Mark S. Stein

in Distributive Justice and Disability: Utilitarianism against Egalitarianism

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300100570
eISBN:
9780300128253
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300100570.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines Bruce Ackerman's approach to compensating the disabled and Philippe Van Parijs's adaptation of Ackerman's approach. It first considers Ackerman's two-part principle of ... More


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