Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-6 of 6 items

  • Keywords: archival documents x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The New Zapatismo in the Lacandon Jungle

Lynn Stephen

in Zapata Lives!: Histories and Cultural Politics in Southern Mexico

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520222373
eISBN:
9780520927643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520222373.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Latin American Cultural Anthropology

This chapter studies the community of Guadalupe Tepeyac in order to understand the process by which some indigenous activists and ejido members ultimately became members of the Ejército Zapatista de ... More


Rise of the Bourgeoisie, Demise of Empire: Ottoman Westernization and Social Change

Fatma Müge Göçek

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195099256
eISBN:
9780199854547
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195099256.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

The book examines the process of Westernization and social change during the 18th and 19th centuries in the Ottoman Empire. Using empirical analysis of archival documents and historical chronicles, ... More


Introduction

Barry Seldes

in Leonard Bernstein: The Political Life of an American Musician

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520257641
eISBN:
9780520943070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520257641.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

This introductory chapter discusses Leonard Bernstein, the former cultural ambassador of the United States and a composer of several popular musicals and ballets, including West Side Story. This ... More


Bodies of Music / Songs of Magic

Guthrie P. Ramsey

in Rethinking American Music

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780252042324
eISBN:
9780252051159
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042324.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, American

Rev. John F. Watson published a tract in 1819 meant to discourage black Methodist congregants from musical practices that they obviously enjoyed but that he loathed. Despite Watson’s bias, his words ... More


Revisiting the Fiery Dragon

John de Bry and Marco Roling

in Pieces of Eight: More Archaeology of Piracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061580
eISBN:
9780813051246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061580.003.0003
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

First discovered in 2000, the wreck of the Fiery Dragon (1721) was revisited in October and November of 2010 by American archaeologist John de Bry and Dutch archaeologist Marco Roling. Test ... More


The Lenders’ Good Deal

Price Fishback, Jonathan Rose, and Kenneth Snowden

in Well Worth Saving: How the New Deal Safeguarded Home Ownership

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226082448
eISBN:
9780226082585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226082585.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter suggests that the HOLC was as much of a lenders’ program as it was a borrowers’ program. The HOLC was able to secure the voluntary participation of large numbers of lenders because it ... More


View: