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Planning and Profits: British Naval Armaments Manufacture and the Military Industrial Complex, 1918-1941

Christopher Miller

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781786940667
eISBN:
9781786944412
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940667.001.0001
Subject:
History, Maritime History

In a time of great need for Britain, a small coterie of influential businessmen gained access to secret information on industrial mobilisation as advisers to the Principal Supply Officers Committee. ... More


“Saint Samuel of Fleet Street”: Johnson and Woolf1

Anthony W. Lee

in Samuel Johnson Among the Modernists

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781942954668
eISBN:
9781789629293
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781942954668.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Both Samuel Johnson and Virginia Woolf excelled in several genres—fiction, essay-writing, journals and diaries, biography, and criticism—and both held common attitudes toward a number of important ... More


The Neuropsychiatrist

Tara H. Abraham

in Rebel Genius: Warren S. McCulloch's Transdisciplinary Life in Science

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035095
eISBN:
9780262335386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035095.003.0005
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

In this chapter, McCulloch’s identity as a neuropsychiatrist is situated in the context of an eclectic American psychiatry following the Second World War. It argues that McCulloch’s identity as a ... More


Conclusion and Retrospective

Christopher W. Miller

in Planning and Profits: British Naval Armaments Manufacture and the Military Industrial Complex, 1918-1941

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781786940667
eISBN:
9781786944412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940667.003.0011
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This short chapter argues that we now need a different definition of a military-industrial complex, for the evidence in this book shows a different side to the alleged abuses of armament ... More


Lem Redux: From Poland to the World

Waclaw M. Osadnik and Peter Swirski

in Lemography: Stanislaw Lem in the Eyes of the World

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781781381205
eISBN:
9781781382141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381205.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter situates Stanlislaw Lem’s life in the sociopolitical context of post-WW2 Poland in parallel to situating his writing career in the context of post-WW2 Polish literature. It then moves to ... More


Life and Times

Peter Swirski

in Stanislaw Lem: Philosopher of the Future

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781781381861
eISBN:
9781781382370
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381861.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Filled with a welter of personal and historical detail and enriched by Lem’s comments from personal letters to Peter Swirski, the chapter traces the thread of Lem’s life and career in the context of ... More


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