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Recognising Secularisation: The Church of England and Its Struggle for a Political Role (1960–90)

Peter Itzen

in Defending the Faith: Global Histories of Apologetics and Politics in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197266915
eISBN:
9780191938177
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266915.003.0014
Subject:
History, History of Religion

For leaders of the Church of England, secularisation was such an obvious fact that it virtually became a self-fulfilling prophecy as it informed political and theological debates within the Church. ... More


Who cared for the carers?: A history of the occupational health of nurses, 1880-1948

Debbie Palmer

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719090875
eISBN:
9781781707043
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090875.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This book compares the histories of psychiatric and voluntary hospital nurses’ health from the rise of the professional nurse in 1880 to the advent of the National Health Service in 1948. In the ... More


Chuck out the teacher: critical pedagogy in the community

Tom Woodin

in Working-class writing and publishing in the late-twentieth century: Literature, culture and community

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780719091117
eISBN:
9781526139023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091117.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The internal workings of working class writing and publishing groups reveals important insights about the nature of democracy. The attempt to form collective and co-operative groups that supported ... More


Imperial sisters in Hong Kong: disease, conflict and nursing in the British Empire, 1880–1914

Angharad Fletcher

in Colonial Caring: A history of colonial and post-colonial nursing

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719099700
eISBN:
9781526104397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099700.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Transnational developments in biomedicine and technology together with broader social changes, not only reshaped disease prevention and healthcare policy, but facilitated mass migrations of people, ... More


From work and occupation to occupational therapy: The policies of professionalisation in English mental hospitals from 1919 to 1959

John Hall

in Work, Psychiatry and Society, C. 1750-2015

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097690
eISBN:
9781526104465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097690.003.0015
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter outlines the pattern of growth of new forms of work and occupation for patients in English mental hospitals and how those activities were conceptualised as occupation therapy between ... More


Conclusion: The Decline of Corporatism and the Rise of the Unfree

Aaron Allen

in Building Early Modern Edinburgh: A Social History of Craftwork and Incorporation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474442381
eISBN:
9781474453943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474442381.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

The conclusion explores the long context of decline and the abolition of corporate privileges. With the transition to more liberal ideas and economic thought, we see both continuity and change for ... More


Rethinking Peace Mediation: Challenges of Contemporary Peacemaking Practice

Catherine Turner and Martin Wählisch (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781529208191
eISBN:
9781529208238
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529208191.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This pioneering work offers important insights into peace mediation practice today and the role of third parties in the resolution of armed conflicts. The authors reveal how peace mediation has ... More


How We Know about Ancient Sha Po

Mick Atha and Kennis Yip

in Piecing Together Sha Po: Archaeological Investigations and Landscape Reconstruction

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9789888208982
eISBN:
9789888313952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208982.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter charts the twists and turns of Sha Po’s ‘site biography’, or how over a period of eight decades our present understanding of its archaeological treasures gradually came to light. It is a ... More


The struggle for the soul of economics

Joe Earle, Cahal Moran, and Zach Ward-Perkins

in The Econocracy: The Perils of Leaving Economics to the Experts

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781526110121
eISBN:
9781526120748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526110121.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

Chapter 4 details the history of how the discipline of economics came to be so narrow and the more recent student led movements to reform it. It also includes a critique of the new CORE syllabus.


Medicine

Douglas Kerr

in Conan Doyle: Writing, Profession, and Practice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199674947
eISBN:
9780191756986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674947.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Conan Doyle trained and practiced as a doctor before turning to a writing career. This chapter looks at the practice of medicine, fully professionalized in his own lifetime, and firmly divided into ... More


The folk industry

Trish Winter and Simon Keegan-Phipps

in Performing Englishness: Identity and politics in a contemporary folk resurgence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719097300
eISBN:
9781781708699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097300.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The first of the three chapters that make up Part I (Contemporary English Folk), this chapter explores the specific relationships between the current resurgence of the English folk arts and matters ... More


Retiring into civil society

Laura Jones, Jesse Heley, and Sophie Yarker

in Civil Society through the Lifecourse

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447354833
eISBN:
9781447354857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447354833.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

In this chapter, Laura Jones, Jesse Heley and Sophie Yarker focus on the life-course transitions in later life through exploring the ‘volunteering careers’ of retirees who ‘work’ in a range of ... More


Rethinking Peace Mediation: Trends and Challenges

Catherine Turner and Martin Wählisch

in Rethinking Peace Mediation: Challenges of Contemporary Peacemaking Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781529208191
eISBN:
9781529208238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529208191.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter outlines the new normative frameworks within which peace mediation now takes place. It identifies a move towards the professionalism of the field, and the desire to support multi-track ... More


Developments in police education in England and Wales: values, culture and ‘common-sense’ policing

Craig Paterson and Ed Pollock

in Values in criminology and community justice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781447300359
eISBN:
9781447311706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300359.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Since the ’crisis of legitimacy’ in policing during the 1970s, numerous attempts have been made to professionalise the Police Service in England and Wales. One enduring aspect of police ... More


Who makes new dances? The dance profession and the evolution of style

Allison Abra

in Dancing in the English Style: Consumption, Americanisation and National Identity in Britain, 1918-50

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781784994334
eISBN:
9781526128218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784994334.003.0003
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter describes the standardisation of the English style of ballroom dance and the professionalisation of the dance community, showing that these processes were inextricably connected. The ... More


Inside the museum: including or excluding women?

Kate Hill

in Women and Museums 1850-1914: Modernity and the Gendering of Knowledge

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719081156
eISBN:
9781526115058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719081156.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines women working in museums, paid or as volunteers, in curatorial roles or in secretarial, cleaning, or other positions. It shows that while women had some difficulty accessing ... More


Professionalisation of policy analysis in Germany: on the way or faraway?

Sylvia Pannowitsch

in Policy analysis in Germany

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306252
eISBN:
9781447310983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306252.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter asks whether there has been a professionalisation of policy analysis in Germany or not. While we have basic knowledge of policy analysis in academia, less is known about its development ... More


Rethinking the Professionalization of Peace Mediation

Anne Holper and Lars Kirchhoff

in Rethinking Peace Mediation: Challenges of Contemporary Peacemaking Practice

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781529208191
eISBN:
9781529208238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529208191.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter comments on the changes experienced in the field of peace mediation as a result of the increased professionalisation and regulation of the field in the past decade. These processes ... More


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