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Terrorists, Anarchists, and Republicans: The Genevans and the Irish in Time of Revolution

Richard Whatmore

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691168777
eISBN:
9780691197470
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168777.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In 1798, members of the United Irishmen were massacred by the British amid the crumbling walls of a half-built town near Waterford in Ireland. Many of the Irish were republicans inspired by the ... More


Law and Policy in the United States

Cinnamon Piñon Carlarne

in Climate Change Law and Policy: EU and US Perspectives

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199553419
eISBN:
9780191594984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553419.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

This chapter provides an overview of how the US political system functions, focusing on the role of federalism in shaping policy-making. It reviews the history of environmental policymaking in the US ... More


Barrack Life

David French

in Military Identities: The Regimental System, the British Army, and the British People c.1870-2000

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199258031
eISBN:
9780191717840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199258031.003.0006
Subject:
History, Military History

Regiments were not only military organizations, but were self-contained societies. The daily life of every member of the regiment was organized in such a way that he was never allowed to forget for a ... More


The Power of Place

Richard Whatmore

in Terrorists, Anarchists, and Republicans: The Genevans and the Irish in Time of Revolution

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691168777
eISBN:
9780691197470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168777.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter describes the origins of the Society of United Irishmen. This organization was inspired by republicanism. To many observers, creating a republic in Ireland presented an opportunity to ... More


Dependencies: Batista, Castro, and the United States

Thomas G. Paterson

in Contesting Castro: The United States and the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195101201
eISBN:
9780199854189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195101201.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

During his early years Fidel Castro had no ties with Cuba's Communist Party, however, the communists had encountered Castro's challenge to Batista. However, the CIA, FBI, and other U.S. agencies ... More


Quarters: The Accommodation of the British Army and the Coming of the American Revolution

John McCurdy

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501736605
eISBN:
9781501736612
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501736605.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This book examines the quartering of British soldiers in North America in the eighteenth century, using ideas of place to understand the political and social history of quartering. In colonial ... More


Blum’s Final Days

Judith Chazin-Bennahum

in René Blum and the Ballets Russes: In Search of a Lost Life

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195399332
eISBN:
9780199897025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195399332.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Dance

This chapter documents the sad, miserable conclusion to Blum’s life, documented by his personal journal, letters, homages, and books. It begins with Blum’s assertion that he had to return to France ... More


Militarisation, mobility and the residencies of power

John M. MacKenzie

in The British Empire through Buildings: Structure, Function, Meaning

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781526145963
eISBN:
9781526152053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526145970.00007
Subject:
History, Social History

The extension of empire involved the militarisation of landscapes everywhere. Fortresses of various types became the principal expression of the imperial presence on almost every continent, notably ... More


Introduction

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/9781789620863.003.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

In common with its companion volume - Soldiers as Workers – Class, employment, conflict and the nineteenth century military (2016), this study argues that class is the primary means of understanding ... More


Barracks and Prison

Richard Whatmore

in Terrorists, Anarchists, and Republicans: The Genevans and the Irish in Time of Revolution

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691168777
eISBN:
9780691197470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168777.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter shows that there were two different kinds of republicanism operating in Ireland, one in the 1780s and the other in the 1790s. From the perspective of Ireland's rulers, if the forms of ... More


After Revolution

Richard Whatmore

in Terrorists, Anarchists, and Republicans: The Genevans and the Irish in Time of Revolution

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691168777
eISBN:
9780691197470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168777.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This concluding chapter reflects on the events at New Geneva and the political context of Europe at large. There was more than a hint of irony in the fact that members of the United Irishmen were put ... More


Liberal Realism or Liberal Idealism: The Iraq War and the Limits of Tolerance

Richard Just

in A Matter of Principle: Humanitarian Arguments for War in Iraq

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520244863
eISBN:
9780520932166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520244863.003.0014
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter reports the younger generation of liberals who have abandoned idealism for realism, thus jeopardizing the continuation of the most important defining quality of the liberal ... More


Barracks and Brothels: Militarism and Prostitution in Ulysses

Greg Winston

in Bloomsday 100: Essays on Ulysses

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034027
eISBN:
9780813038162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034027.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter explores a cluster of essential but peripheral female figures in James Joyce's novel Ulysses: the streetwalkers. Its detailed investigation of the trade of prostitution in ... More


On Duty, Of Duty: The Work and Life of the Station

Geoffrey L. Rossano

in Stalking the U-Boat: U.S. Naval Aviation in Europe during World War I

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034881
eISBN:
9780813038841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034881.003.0009
Subject:
History, Military History

Despite the grousing typical of military life, most men at naval air stations enjoyed amenities not available to their counterparts aboard ship. Aviation facilities (except NBG aerodromes) occupied ... More


Communes, hostels and barracks

Lynne Attwood

in Gender and Housing in Soviet Russia: Private Life in a Public Space

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719081453
eISBN:
9781781701768
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719081453.003.0005
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter examines the various forms of communal housing which existed in Soviet cities in the 1920s, looking both at how they were portrayed in the literature and how they were actually ... More


Communal living by default

Lynne Attwood

in Gender and Housing in Soviet Russia: Private Life in a Public Space

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719081453
eISBN:
9781781701768
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719081453.003.0008
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter explores the various forms of housing available in the cities in the 1930s. It concentrates on the so-called ‘communal apartment’ which became one of the defining features of Stalin's ... More


“He Came to Kill the Preacher”: Saints, Martyrs, Torturers, and Post-Duvalierist Returns

Jana Evans Braziel

in Duvalier's Ghosts: Race, Diaspora, and U.S. Imperialism in Haitian Literatures

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034577
eISBN:
9780813038247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034577.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter analyzes Danticat's representations of Macoute torture in her most recent novel, The Dew Breaker, which like Krik? Krak! is also narrated and composed in interconnected short-story form. ... More


What Happened to the Motley Crew?: James, Oiticica, and the Aesthetic Sociality of Blackness

Laura Harris

in Experiments in Exile: C. L. R. James, Helio Oiticica, and the Aesthetic Sociality of Blackness

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823279784
eISBN:
9780823281480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279784.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In this chapter I examine James’s and Oiticica’s “discovery” of what I conceive of to be the active remains of the motley crew in the aesthetic sociality of blackness. I explore the claim they each ... More


The 1950s

Tom Eamon

in The Making of a Southern Democracy: North Carolina Politics from Kerr Scott to Pat McCrory

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781469606972
eISBN:
9781469612478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9781469606989_eamon.7
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter describes how the automobile provided the chief means of daily transportation by 1950. North Carolina, though far removed from the leading centers of economic gravity, boasted a direct ... More


Home Grown: Marijuana and the Origins of Mexico's War on Drugs

Isaac Campos

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835388
eISBN:
9781469601809
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807882689_campos
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book combines wide-ranging archival research with the latest scholarship on the social and cultural dimensions of drug-related behavior in this telling of marijuana's remarkable history in ... More


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