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The Uphill Struggle

Zbyněk Zeman and Antonín Klimek

in The Life of Edvard Beneš 1884–1948: Czechoslovakia in Peace and War

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205838
eISBN:
9780191676802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205838.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter describes the determination of the Czechoslovaks to fight which helped them to achieve the recognition of the national council. The British found it more convenient to deal with one ... More


A Region on the Divide

Brooks Blevins

in A History of the Ozarks, Volume 2: The Conflicted Ozarks

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042737
eISBN:
9780252051593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042737.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Chapter 1 provides the backdrop to disunion and warfare. It chronicles slave life and the impact of slavery on Ozarks society in the tense decade preceding the outbreak of war. Using the nomenclature ... More


The Sino-Indian Border Problem

Tien-sze Fang

in Asymmetrical Threat Perceptions in India-China Relations

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780198095958
eISBN:
9780199082667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198095958.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This Chapter deals with the long-standing boundary question. China and India have paid a high price for the unresolved border dispute, which significantly undermined relations between the two ... More


The End of an “Indestructible Friendship”: Soviet Resurgence and the Termination of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance, 1975–1979

Nicholas Khoo

in Collateral Damage: Sino-Soviet Rivalry and the Termination of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231150781
eISBN:
9780231521635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231150781.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter explores China's response to Hanoi's support for the Soviet Union's encirclement policy against China. After Vietnam made the decision to align itself clearly with the Soviet Union in ... More


Re: Moving Bodies in the USA/Mexico Drug/Border/Terror/Cold Wars1

Ruth Hellier-Tinoco

in Choreographies of 21st Century Wars

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190201661
eISBN:
9780190201692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190201661.003.0015
Subject:
Music, Dance

Eleven fragments of choreographies, corporeal gestures, spatial alignments, and embodiments provide provocative connections to the multiple wars being played out between and in the United States and ... More


Conclusion: Conflict and Cooperation: Friend or Foe?

Xiaobing Li

in Building Ho's Army: Chinese Military Assistance to North Vietnam

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177946
eISBN:
9780813177953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177946.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

The conclusion points out that to maintain maximum support, North Vietnam remained neutral in the Sino-Soviet rivalry. This triangular relationship changed after Ho died in 1969. Hanoi began moving ... More


The Mechanisms of Nuclear Crisis Outcomes

Matthew Kroenig

in The Logic of American Nuclear Strategy: Why Strategic Superiority Matters

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780190849184
eISBN:
9780190870591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190849184.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the effect of nuclear superiority on crisis outcomes in a series of short case studies of the most important nuclear crises of the nuclear era: the Cuban Missile Crisis, the ... More


China’s Cold War Alliance with Vietnam: Historical and Theoretical Significance

Nicholas Khoo

in Collateral Damage: Sino-Soviet Rivalry and the Termination of the Sino-Vietnamese Alliance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231150781
eISBN:
9780231521635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231150781.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the Sino-Vietnam alliance as well as explaining how their alliance ended. From the 1950s through the early 1970s, Chinese and Vietnamese communists ... More


“Those Maps Would Have to Change”: Remapping the Borderlines of the Posthuman Body in Leigh Bardugo’s Grisha Trilogy

Maryna Matlock

in Posthumanism in Young Adult Fiction: Finding Humanity in a Posthuman World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496816696
eISBN:
9781496816733
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496816696.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Using feminist theories, Maryna Matlock examines Leigh Bardugo’s Tsarpunk trilogy that lays bare the binaries between humanism and posthumanism, anthropocentrism and feminist multiplicity. ... More


‘Shaken’

Rudra Chaudhuri

in Forged in Crisis: India and the United States Since 1947

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199354863
eISBN:
9780199388271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199354863.003.0005
Subject:
History, Political History

Recounting India’s humiliating defeat against Chinese forces in the latter quarter of 1962, this chapter argues how even shattered Indian elites sought to safeguard Indian interests whilst at the ... More


‘Swung Back’

Rudra Chaudhuri

in Forged in Crisis: India and the United States Since 1947

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199354863
eISBN:
9780199388271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199354863.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History

The chapter looks at the period between the end of the Sino-Indian Border conflict towards the end of November 1962 and the summer of 1963. Indeed, and apart from the tragedy Indian elites were ... More


Nationalizing Space: Cosmetic Federalism and the Politics of Development 1

Sanjib Baruah

in Durable Disorder: Understanding the Politics of Northeast India

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690828
eISBN:
9780199081769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690828.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

Arunachal Pradesh, part of the eastern Himalayas, boasts pristine forests and intact mega-biodiversity. With a fragile mountain ecosystem, the state is an ideal candidate for sustainable development. ... More


Promoting Development without Struggle: Sino-Indian Relations in the 1950s

Anton Harder

in India and the Cold War

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469651163
eISBN:
9781469651187
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651163.003.0008
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter’s focus on attitudes toward development contributes to new assessments of the causes of the Sino-Indian border war of 1962, Sino-Indian relations in general, and the Sino-Soviet split. ... More


The Strange Death of Loyalist Monaghan, 1912–1921

Tim Wilson

in Uncertain Futures: Essays about the Irish Past for Roy Foster

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198748274
eISBN:
9780191810930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198748274.003.0015
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Republican attempts to push back the border of Northern Ireland through armed struggle have been well studied. Loyalist attempts to push in the other direction have been entirely overlooked. Yet, in ... More


Printed Religion, the Public Sphere, and the Disordering of the Union

Lucas P. Volkman

in Houses Divided: Evangelical Schisms and the Crisis of the Union in Missouri

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190248321
eISBN:
9780190248345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190248321.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Chapter 4 reveals that the evangelical schisms in Missouri spurred a radical escalation of theological and political disputation between pro- and antislavery evangelicals in religious newspapers and ... More


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