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Ruler and Ruled

Loubna El Amine

in Classical Confucian Political Thought: A New Interpretation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691163048
eISBN:
9781400873944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691163048.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines the relationship between ruler and ruled that Confucians advocated for the new territorial states. It argues against two common interpretations of this relationship: the ... More


Government and People

Julian Goodare

in The Government of Scotland 1560-1625

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199243549
eISBN:
9780191714160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199243549.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter discusses the common people in Scotland, and particularly certain groups whose encounter with government proved memorable. A ‘new violence of the state’ emerged in certain policies of ... More


The Cambridge School’s “Guicciardinian Moments” Revisited

John P. McCormick

in Reading Machiavelli

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691183503
eISBN:
9780691187914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691183503.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter focuses on the most influential contemporary approach to the study of classical and early-modern republicanism and Niccolò Machiavelli's supposed place within that tradition—the ... More


Understanding Popular Politics: Caste, Kinship and Factionalism among Yadavs in North India

LUCIA MICHELUTTI

in Diversity and Change in Modern India: Economic, Social and Political Approaches

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264515
eISBN:
9780191734403
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264515.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter discusses the rise of caste politics and the dynamics of Indian popular politics in the 1990s, specifically in the state of Uttar Pradesh. It shows how the interrelation between ... More


The Government of Scotland 1560-1625

Julian Goodare

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199243549
eISBN:
9780191714160
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199243549.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This book shows how Scotland was governed during the transition from Europe's decentralised medieval realms to modern sovereign states. The expanding institutions of government — crown, parliament, ... More


Conclusions

Julian Goodare

in The Government of Scotland 1560-1625

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199243549
eISBN:
9780191714160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199243549.003.0014
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

Government is vital to human society, and raises large questions. There are three definitions of who or what the government of Scotland actually was. The first definition focuses on the everyday ... More


Common People

Robert Colls

in Identity of England

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199245192
eISBN:
9780191697432
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199245192.003.0020
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the levels of censorship and interpretation that accompanied the common people. The folk could not be the nation. They were an important force, but they could not reach that ... More


The Common People 《庶人章》‎

Henry Rosemont and Roger T. Ames

in The Chinese Classic of Family Reverence: A Philosophical Translation of the Xiaojing

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832841
eISBN:
9780824869953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832841.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

In this chapter, Confucius and Master Zeng are talking about the family reverence of the common people. According to Confucius, “By making the most of the seasonal cycle (dao) and discriminating ... More


Provincial Languages out of Place

Janet Sorensen

in Strange Vernaculars: How Eighteenth-Century Slang, Cant, Provincial Languages, and Nautical Jargon Became English

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691169026
eISBN:
9781400885169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691169026.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter explores the relation of the glossaries, poems, print dialogues, and novels that attempted to place provincial languages to the vernacular in complex terms of embodiment and ... More


Debating

Rose Stremlau

in Sustaining the Cherokee Family: Kinship and the Allotment of an Indigenous Nation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834992
eISBN:
9781469602745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869109_stremlau.7
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter discusses Samuel Houston Mayes and his impassioned letter in which he described his countrymen as the quintessence of virtuous, modern manhood. He used evocative words with strong ... More


An Unfolding Drama

Richard Stites

in Serfdom, Society, and the Arts in Imperial Russia: The Pleasure and the Power

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300108897
eISBN:
9780300128185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300108897.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the representation of Russian history in theater. It explains that Russian drama during the imperial period progressed through numerous stages and was influenced by fashion, ... More


The Jack-A-Lent Riots and Opposition to Turnpikes in the Bristol Region in 1749

Andrew Charlesworth, Richard Sheldon, Adrian Randall, and David Walsh (eds)

in Markets, Market Culture and Popular Protest in Eighteenth-Century Britain and Ireland

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237006
eISBN:
9781846317422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317422.004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines popular opposition to turnpikes in the Bristol region in 1749. It explains that Turnpike disturbances appear to have begun in the region in 1727 with the passage of two Acts ... More


Can There Be a People's Commons? The Significance of Rosa Luxemburg's Accumulation of Capital

Drucilla Cornell

in The Intellectual Origins of the Global Financial Crisis

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823249602
eISBN:
9780823250752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823249602.003.0019
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Hannah Arendt saw that imperialism, led to the anti-political drive for infinite and thus total expansion that was one element of totalitarianism. Imperialism is also, as Rosa Luxemburg argued, the ... More


The Cider Tax, Popular Symbolism and Opposition in Mid-Hanoverian England

David Walsh, Adrian Randall, Richard Sheldon, and Andrew Charlesworth (eds)

in Markets, Market Culture and Popular Protest in Eighteenth-Century Britain and Ireland

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237006
eISBN:
9781846317422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317422.005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines popular opposition and symbolism related to the implementation of the cider tax in mid-Hanoverian England. It explains that a 1763 Act gave sweeping powers to the collectors of ... More


Europe and America 1700–1800: Alcohol, Enlightenment, and Revolutions

Rod Phillips

in Alcohol: A History

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781469617602
eISBN:
9781469617626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469617602.003.0009
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter discusses the history of alcohol in the eighteenth century. This period saw the emergence of clearly defined, class-based drinking cultures and a much starker differentiation between ... More


Dead Ends and Green Beginnings: Dream on Monkey Mountain

Paul Breslin

in Nobody's Nation: Reading Derek Walcott

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226074269
eISBN:
9780226074283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226074283.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter analyzes the play, Dream on Monkey Mountain. More than thirty years after its first performance, Dream on Monkey Mountain remains Walcott's best-known play, and arguably his best as ... More


Another War and a Fresh Start

Ian Kumekawa

in The First Serious Optimist: A. C. Pigou and the Birth of Welfare Economics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691163482
eISBN:
9781400885206
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691163482.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter recounts Pigou's life in the advent of World War II. Though the war did cement the practical importance of economists as advisors to the government, everywhere else Pigou looked, ... More


The Socialization of Symbols Representing the Idea of Country

Marial Iglesias Utset

in A Cultural History of Cuba during the U.S. Occupation, 1898–1902

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833988
eISBN:
9781469603131
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877845_iglesias_utset.10
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter argues that the “war after the war,” which centered on inventing a national community in the midst of the problematic circumstances “between empires,” was not waged solely by educated ... More


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