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What's Queer about Europe?: Productive Encounters and Re-enchanting Paradigms

Mireille Rosello and Sudeep Dasgupta (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823255351
eISBN:
9780823261079
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823255351.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

What’s Queer about Europe is not about queer communities in Europe. It is about the ways in which Queer Theory helps us initiate disorienting conjunctions and counter-intuitive encounters for ... More


Loyalism, Nationalism and the Army, 1790–1860

Nick Mansfield

in Soldiers as Citizens: Popular Politics and the Nineteenth-Century British Military

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620863
eISBN:
9781789623772
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620863.003.0007
Subject:
History, Military History

In contrast to chapters 3, 4 and 5, this chapter examines the traditional anti-foreigner and particularly anti-French feeling shared by many working class people. It examines how this aided the ... More


You’re Murdering Us: Love Canal and Human Health

Jennifer Thomson

in The Wild and the Toxic: American Environmentalism and the Politics of Health

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651996
eISBN:
9781469651668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651996.003.0003
Subject:
History, Environmental History

This chapter examines the activism of residents of Love Canal, New York, in response to the 1976 discovery of 21,000 tons of buried toxic waste in their community. It concentrates especially on the ... More


Ethics and International Politics: A Response

Fred Dallmayr

in Being in the World: Dialogue and Cosmopolis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813141916
eISBN:
9780813142364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813141916.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Chapter five elaborates on the absence of a homogenous global community. With an interactive approach, the chapter involves analysing relationships between the self and other and the familiarity and ... More


Introduction: Against Xenophobic Citizenship

Alberto Varon

in Before Chicano: Citizenship and the Making of Mexican American Manhood, 1848-1959

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479863969
eISBN:
9781479868827
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479863969.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This introduction reframes Mexican American cultural production within the United States away from immigration and calls for a longer historical and multilingual approach to Latinos in U.S. culture. ... More


Epilogue: Notes toward the Past’s Future, or the Future’s Forgotten Past

Alberto Varon

in Before Chicano: Citizenship and the Making of Mexican American Manhood, 1848-1959

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479863969
eISBN:
9781479868827
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479863969.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This brief epilogue connects the historical analysis of the book with the contemporary political moment. It gives a history of President Trump’s “America First” slogan within Mexican American ... More


Terminology and conceptualization

Vera Stojarova

in The far right in the Balkans

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780719089732
eISBN:
9781781706473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089732.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The first chapter is devoted to a discussion of terminology and clarifying the conceptualization. The author notes, that the terminology related to the far right party family remains vague and ... More


Attitudes to Gender, Sexuality, Race and Disability

Geoff Pearson

in An ethnography of English football fans: Cans, cops and carnivals

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719087219
eISBN:
9781781706145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087219.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The chapter considers equality and discrimination in carnival fan culture. It notes that carnival fan groups are dominated by able-bodied white males and that ‘traditional’ masculine attitudes ... More


The Transfer of Racism: Did Liverpool’s Black and Chinese Communities Become ‘New Aliens’?

Keith Daniel Roberts

in Liverpool Sectarianism: The Rise and Demise

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781786940100
eISBN:
9781786944276
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940100.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Chapter seven assesses whether the introduction of ‘new aliens’ into Liverpool, in the form of the Afro/Caribbean and Chinese communities, may have provided an alternative focus for prejudice, which ... More


‘Goodnight and joy be with you all’: tales of contemporary Dublin city life1

Loredana Salis

in Literary visions of multicultural Ireland: The immigrant in contemporary Irish literature

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719089282
eISBN:
9781781707579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089282.003.0017
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This contribution examines the ways in which contemporary Irish writers, particularly Hugo Hamilton, deliberately recuperate migrant memory in their work in order to visualise cultural hybridity and ... More


Queer, Republican France, and Its Euro-American “Others”

Lucille Cairns

in What's Queer about Europe?: Productive Encounters and Re-enchanting Paradigms

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823255351
eISBN:
9780823261079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823255351.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter focuses on a key text by the French pioneer of queer studies, Marie-Hélène Bourcier: Sexpolitiques: Queer Zones 2 (2005). Bourcier analyses the role of one central European institution, ... More


The Nationalization of American Migration Policies and the Visible Hand of the Shipping Lobby

Torsten Feys

in The Battle for the Migrants: Introduction of Steamshipping on the North Atlantic and Its Impact on the European Exodus

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781927869000
eISBN:
9781786944443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781927869000.003.0005
Subject:
History, Maritime History

This chapter explores the role of the shipping lobby in shaping American laws that regulated migrant transport, particularly the laws that opposed and attempted to suppress immigration. It seeks to ... More


Military Bases and Rubber Tires: Okinawans and Mennonites at the Margins of Nation, Revolution, and Empire, 1952–1968

Ben Nobbs-Thiessen

in Landscape of Migration: Mobility and Environmental Change on Bolivia's Tropical Frontier, 1952 to the Present

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469656106
eISBN:
9781469656120
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469656106.003.0003
Subject:
History, Environmental History

This chapter explores the transnational undercurrents of Bolivia’s national revolution. It weaves together the geopolitical and environmental forces that led the Okinawans and Mennonites to Santa ... More


Argentina

Ana Laura Aiello

in The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Practice: A Comparative Analysis of the Role of Courts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198786627
eISBN:
9780191828911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786627.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

Argentina is a monist state. The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) has been part of its domestic law since 2008, and has constitutional status. This chapter provides an ... More


Holocaust Denial and the Law

Michael Bazyler

in Holocaust, Genocide, and the Law: A Quest for Justice in a Post-Holocaust World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780195395693
eISBN:
9780199362912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395693.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Legal History

This chapter examines the phenomenon of Holocaust denial and the legal response to such denialism: the promulgation of national laws in Europe that make it a crime to deny the Holocaust or glorify ... More


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