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Western Africa

COLIN NEWBURY

in Patrons, Clients, and Empire: Chieftaincy and Over-rule in Asia, Africa, and the Pacific

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199257812
eISBN:
9780191717864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257812.003.07
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History

In Western Africa, practices of clientage were applied to incorporate merchants for as long as they accepted the terms of trade and residence. The establishment of imperial enclaves modified this ... More


Southern Africa

COLIN NEWBURY

in Patrons, Clients, and Empire: Chieftaincy and Over-rule in Asia, Africa, and the Pacific

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199257812
eISBN:
9780191717864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257812.003.09
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History

In South Africa, there are some significant examples of alliance and imperial patronage by co-optation of Zulu chiefdoms for warfare, and in using client chiefs to bring about the downfall of King ... More


Introduction

COLIN NEWBURY

in Patrons, Clients, and Empire: Chieftaincy and Over-rule in Asia, Africa, and the Pacific

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199257812
eISBN:
9780191717864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257812.003.19
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History

This introductory chapter examines the terminology of subordination including ‘paramountcy’, ‘protection’, ‘subsidiary alliance’, ‘indirect rule’, and ‘collaboration’, drawn mainly from British ... More


Becoming a Civilian

Mark Edele

in Soviet Veterans of World War II: A Popular Movement in an Authoritarian Society, 1941-1991

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199237562
eISBN:
9780191717185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199237562.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores the fragility of veterans' networks in the immediate postwar decade and the alternatives to this continuation of the ‘frontline brotherhood’. Soon, the family, networks of ... More


The Absolutist State

Julian Goodare

in State and Society in Early Modern Scotland

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207627
eISBN:
9780191677748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207627.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Social History

This chapter looks in more detail at the absolutist state. In its supporters' view, the absolutist state could defend national integrity, maintain political stability, prevent civil war, suppress ... More


Orvietan Society and the Early Popolo

Carol Lansing

in Power & Purity: Cathar Heresy in Medieval Italy

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195149807
eISBN:
9780199849079
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195149807.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

Only one contemporary reference to Orvietan Cathars survives from the first four decades of the 13th century. The faith did not die out during this period. The inquisitors of the mid-13th century ... More


Republicanism

Theodore Zeldin

in A History of French Passions: Volume 1: Ambition, Love, and Politics

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198221777
eISBN:
9780191678493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198221777.003.0018
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter reveals that the significance of republicanism was that it reflected changes in social relationships, which gave a new dimension to politics. It was through republicanism that popular ... More


Introduction

CLAUDE EILERS

in Roman Patrons of Greek Cities

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199248483
eISBN:
9780191714641
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199248483.003.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This introductory chapter begins with a brief description of patronage. It then discusses the definition and origins of the term ‘patronage’. An overview of the subsequent chapters is presented.


What was New in the 1620s? (Trevelyan VI)

Conrad Russell

in King James VI and I and his English Parliaments

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780198205067
eISBN:
9780191725098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205067.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Political History

The concluding chapter looks at the changes to be seen in the parliaments of 1621 and 1624, compared with the earlier assemblies of the reign. It argues that the central issues had changed, with the ... More


Politics, Patronage, and Paper: Books and Broadsides as Political Objects

Joshua Teplitsky

in Prince of the Press: How One Collector Built History's Most Enduring and Remarkable Jewish Library

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780300234909
eISBN:
9780300241136
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300234909.003.0003
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter examines how David Oppenheim used his courtly connections for his own political struggles and interventions on behalf of others. He continued to purchase books himself, but many Jews ... More


‘Decayed Feudalism’ and ‘Royal Clienteles’: Royal Office and Magnate Service in the Fifteenth Century1

Gareth Prosser

in War, Government and Power in Late Medieval France

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236955
eISBN:
9781846314421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853236955.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

In 1964, Peter Lewis noted how the patrons of France during the later medieval period needed service, support, and following just like those in England. There is evidence that royal government ... More


Families and friends

Steven Gunn

in Henry VII’s New Men and the Making of Tudor England

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780199659838
eISBN:
9780191748202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659838.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Wider relations of friendship and kinship were also important in the new men’s exercise of power. Brothers, sons, uncles, and nephews often played roles in local affairs that complemented the ... More


‘Other People’ and ‘Different Ministers’: A Factionless Era?

Alistair Malcolm

in Royal Favouritism and the Governing Elite of the Spanish Monarchy, 1640-1665

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198791904
eISBN:
9780191834158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791904.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

The sixth chapter identifies the political and family networks associated with don Luis de Haro. At the apex of the government was a triumvirate of the king, his valido, and the secretary of the ... More


Of Followers and Friends: Problems of Definition

Richard A. McCabe

in 'Ungainefull Arte': Poetry, Patronage, and Print in the Early Modern Era

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198716525
eISBN:
9780191787744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198716525.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature, Poetry

This chapter examines the struggle to define patronage in ways designed to circumvent the potentially demeaning implications of clientage or paid service. The influence of Classical authorities was ... More


Temple–Arlington and Evelyn–Arlington: Client–Patron Friendships at Court

Cedric C. Brown

in Friendship and its Discourses in the Seventeenth Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198790792
eISBN:
9780191833434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790792.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Milton Studies

The Temple–Arlington correspondence is taken from 1665, the beginning of Temple’s diplomatic career in Brussels, up to early 1668, after the triumph of the Triple Alliance, and then from summer 1668 ... More


The Company, 1752–54

Andrew D. M. Beaumont

in Colonial America and the Earl of Halifax, 1748–1761

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780198723974
eISBN:
9780191791277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723974.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Political History

This chapter explores the systematic reorganization of the board and its personnel following its empowerment in 1752. Addressing the flawed status quo, the chapter explores how the board sought to ... More


Reflections

Peter Coss

in The Aristocracy in England and Tuscany, 1000 - 1250

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198846963
eISBN:
9780191881916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846963.003.0013
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Social History

The book closes by reflecting on a number of features of aristocratic society, beginning with lordship and clientage. The chapter then turns to the issue of space and to ‘landscapes of lordship’. ... More


Beyond the City: The Counts Guidi and their World

Peter Coss

in The Aristocracy in England and Tuscany, 1000 - 1250

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198846963
eISBN:
9780191881916
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198846963.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Social History

Chapter 5 complements the previous chapter with a study of members of the aristocracy who chose to remain aloof from the cities. It begins with city–contado relations and the expansion of city ... More


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