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Economic Impacts of Industrial and Financial Policies

Young‐Iob Chung

in South Korea in the Fast Lane: Economic Development and Capital Formation

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195325454
eISBN:
9780199783908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195325454.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter evaluates the economic impacts of the government's industrial and financial policies, which provided interest subsidies, wealth, and inflation windfalls to privileged businesses in terms ... More


‘Great as he is in his own good opinion’: The Bounty Mutiny and Lieutenant Bligh’s Construction of Self

K. A. Reimann

in Tradition in Transition: Women Writers, Marginal Texts, and the Eighteenth-Century Canon

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198182887
eISBN:
9780191673900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198182887.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature, 18th-century Literature

Speculation concerning the factors that instigated the mutiny aboard HMS the Bounty in 1789 has imbued the incident with an importance that far exceeds its contextual historic significance. For 200 ... More


Such a Revolution

Neil Rennie

in Far-Fetched Facts: The Literature of Travel and the Idea of the South Seas

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198186274
eISBN:
9780191674471
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198186274.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

Early in 1787, Joseph Banks convinced the British government of the advantages for transplanting breadfruit from Tahiti to the West Indies. He believed that this almost paradisal plant could usefully ... More


Mutiny and Aftermath: James Morrison's Account of the Mutiny on the Bounty and the Island of Tahiti

Vanessa Smith and Nicholas Thomas (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836764
eISBN:
9780824871130
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836764.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

The mutiny on the Bounty was one of the most controversial events of eighteenth-century maritime history. This book publishes a full narrative of the events by one of the participants, the ... More


“Where the Devil Has He Been?”

Harlow Robinson

in Lewis Milestone: Life and Films

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780813178332
eISBN:
9780813178349
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813178332.003.0013
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter covers Milestone’s life until his death in 1980. During this time he directed two high-profile features. Warner Brothers’ Ocean’s Eleven, a widely-imitated heist movie set in the Las ... More


Introduction

Susan L. Mizruchi

in The Rise of Multicultural America: Economy and Print Culture, 1865-1915

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807832509
eISBN:
9781469605678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807887967_mizruchi.4
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This book, in contrast to the common assumption that social mobility required giving up ethnic attachments, demonstrates that there was in fact much productive fusion of ethnic identities and ... More


Frontiers of Fear: Tigers and People in the Malay World, 1600-1950

Peter Boomgaard

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300085396
eISBN:
9780300127591
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300085396.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

For centuries, reports of man-eating tigers in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore have circulated, shrouded in myth and anecdote. This book documents the relationship between the “big cat” and humans ... More


Introduction: As Well As I Can Recollect

Caroline Cox

in Boy Soldiers of the American Revolution

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781469627533
eISBN:
9781469627557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627533.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The Introduction uses the experiences of John Piatt, who entered the army with his father early in the Revolution, to explain how and why boys served as soldiers. It reviews in general and with ... More


Ancestors for Sale: Bounties for the Big Cats

Peter Boomgaard

in Frontiers of Fear: Tigers and People in the Malay World, 1600-1950

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300085396
eISBN:
9780300127591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300085396.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter discusses the reward system for killing big cats in the Malay world. Rewards had been offered in Java during at least some 200 years, in Malaya for at least 125 years, in Sumatra during ... More


Naval Warfare: Prize Money and Blood Money

Nicholas R. Parrillo

in Against the Profit Motive: The Salary Revolution in American Government, 1780-1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300176582
eISBN:
9780300187304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300176582.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal History

For a long time, the US government made its naval officers eligible for two kinds of bounties, shares in the proceeds from enemy merchant vessels and cargo they captured (prize money) and rewards ... More


The Unequal Pay Issue

James G. Mendez

in A Great Sacrifice: Northern Black Soldiers, Their Families, and the Experience of Civil War

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282500
eISBN:
9780823285907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282500.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

Money became an ongoing and contentious problem for northern black soldiers and their families as soon as the men enlisted. And as their families began corresponding more frequently with army and ... More


Discharge Requests

James G. Mendez

in A Great Sacrifice: Northern Black Soldiers, Their Families, and the Experience of Civil War

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282500
eISBN:
9780823285907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282500.003.0008
Subject:
History, African-American History

Northern black soldiers and their families continued to support the Union effort. In spite of pay issues, discrimination and racism by northerners and southerners, the general hardships of military ... More


State and Local Taxation: The Tax Ferrets

Nicholas R. Parrillo

in Against the Profit Motive: The Salary Revolution in American Government, 1780-1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300176582
eISBN:
9780300187304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300176582.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Legal History

The second part of this book traces the transition from bounties to salaries. Governance in the early modern period consisted mostly of familiar imposition, in which officers were members of the ... More


Federal Taxation: The Moiety Men

Nicholas R. Parrillo

in Against the Profit Motive: The Salary Revolution in American Government, 1780-1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300176582
eISBN:
9780300187304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300176582.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Legal History

The last chapter examined how lawmakers relied upon and then rejected bounties in the realm of state and local taxation. This chapter now tackles those same issues in federal taxation. In the history ... More


Criminal Prosecution: Cash for Convictions

Nicholas R. Parrillo

in Against the Profit Motive: The Salary Revolution in American Government, 1780-1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300176582
eISBN:
9780300187304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300176582.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter looks at criminal justice, which was another realm in which lawmakers experimented intensely with bounties as instruments of state-building before ultimately rejecting them. The focus is ... More


Incarceration: Jailors' Fees and Penitentiary Profits

Nicholas R. Parrillo

in Against the Profit Motive: The Salary Revolution in American Government, 1780-1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300176582
eISBN:
9780300187304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300176582.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter turns to the experiment with bounty-seeking as an instrument of modern governance which was particularly intense in the context of incarceration. Throughout Anglo-American history, ... More


Politics

George C. Rabie

in Fredericksburg! Fredericksburg!

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807826737
eISBN:
9781469605043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807867938_rable.7
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter describes how the politics of war changed the course of the winter campaign. By the fall of 1862 the combined effects of disease, battles, expiring enlistments, and desertions had ... More


. Breadfruit and Icebergs

John G. T. Anderson

in Deep Things out of Darkness: A History of Natural History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780520273764
eISBN:
9780520954458
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520273764.003.0014
Subject:
Biology, Natural History and Field Guides

In which we return to sea to discuss the exploration of the Pacific and Antarctic, first with James Cook, then with William Bligh and the Bounty mutineers. After addressing these British voyages, we ... More


Demonstrations of Loyalty

Atle L. Wold

in Scotland and the French Revolutionary War, 1792-1802

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781474403313
eISBN:
9781474415965
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403313.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter explores the various ways in which Scots demonstrated their loyalty to the British state in the 1790s. It is argued here that loyalism, and not patriotism, is the better term to use when ... More


Bounty Hunters, Yakuzas and Rōnins: Intercultural Transformations between the Italian Western and the Japanese Swordfight Film in the 1960s

Thomas Klein

in Spaghetti Westerns at the Crossroads: Studies in Relocation, Transition and Appropriation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748695454
eISBN:
9781474421942
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748695454.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter presents a comparative analysis based on the assumption that the outlaw is a global figural stereotype in cinematic narratives that make use of semantic elements as well as syntactic ... More


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