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Democrats and Aristocrats—Dutch, Belgian, and Swiss

R. R. Palmer

in The Age of the Democratic Revolution: A Political History of Europe and America, 1760-1800

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161280
eISBN:
9781400850228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161280.003.0011
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter details events in the Netherlands and Belgium. In both countries, constituted bodies—in this case town councils and estate-assemblies—determining their own membership within a closed ... More


1798: The High Tide of Revolutionary Democracy

R. R. Palmer

in The Age of the Democratic Revolution: A Political History of Europe and America, 1760-1800

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161280
eISBN:
9781400850228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161280.003.0026
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The period of about a year beginning late in 1797 was the high point of the whole decade, and indeed of all European history until 1848, in the matter of international agitation stirred up by the ... More


1848 in European Collective Memory

Robert Gildea

in The Revolutions in Europe, 1848–1849: From Reform to Reaction

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199249978
eISBN:
9780191697852
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199249978.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores the ways in which the revolutions of 1848 have been remembered, ways which have been formed around the celebration of key anniversaries. The first myth constructed around the ... More


Characteristics of Belle Époque Regionalism

JULIAN WRIGHT

in The Regionalist Movement in France 1890-1914: Jean Charles-Brun and French Political Thought

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199264889
eISBN:
9780191718380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264889.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The revision of common assumptions about Belle Époque regionalism in France depends on a detailed study of the thought and actions of Jean Charles-Brun and his closest allies. Many of the ... More


Opposition and Collective Identity in Zimbabwe

Adrienne LeBas

in From Protest to Parties: Party-Building and Democratization in Africa

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199546862
eISBN:
9780191728594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546862.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Chapter 5 addresses the process by which the Zimbabwean labor movement moved from ally to adversary. As in other African countries, the implementation of economic structural adjustment in Zimbabwe in ... More


Where Have All the Workers Gone?: Reflections on the Role of Trade Unions during the Umbrella Movement

Chris K. C. Chan

in Take Back Our Future: An Eventful Sociology of the Hong Kong Umbrella Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501740916
eISBN:
9781501740930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501740916.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter examines the role of trade unions during the Umbrella Movement. One would expect democratic trade unions in Hong Kong to follow in the footsteps of their counterparts in other newly ... More


Polarization and Party-Building in Zimbabwe

Adrienne LeBas

in From Protest to Parties: Party-Building and Democratization in Africa

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199546862
eISBN:
9780191728594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546862.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter provides an account of opposition party formation and development in Zimbabwe from 1999 to 2008. It argues that the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) was able to maintain a strong and ... More


The Limitations of Enlightened Despotism

R. R. Palmer

in The Age of the Democratic Revolution: A Political History of Europe and America, 1760-1800

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161280
eISBN:
9781400850228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161280.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The forces of aristocracy, which in some countries in the 1780s prevailed over democratic movements, prevailed in others over monarchy itself. This chapter takes up a thread left hanging at the close ... More


Equality Among the Refugees: Montréal's Sans-statuts Algerian Movement

Todd May

in Contemporary Political Movements and the Thought of Jacques Rancière: Equality in Action

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639823
eISBN:
9780748671724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639823.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter discusses the movement of refugees from the Algerian civil war for citizenship in Montréal, Canada. It reviews the idea of the presupposition of equality as clearly as the US civil ... More


Knowledge Painfully Acquired: Takasugi Ichirō and the “Democratic Movement” in Siberia

Andrew E. Barshay

in The Gods Left First: The Captivity and Repatriation of Japanese POWs in Northeast Asia, 1945-1956

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780520276154
eISBN:
9780520956575
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520276154.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter takes up the experiences of those who returned from late 1948 through 1950. Camp life in this second stage was dominated by mass participation in the Stalinist reeducation campaign that ... More


Free Burma: Transnational Legal Action and Corporate Accountability

John G. Dale

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816646463
eISBN:
9781452945897
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816646463.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

When the military’s ruling party violently quashed Burma’s pro-democracy movement, diplomatic condemnation quickly followed—to little effect. But when Burma’s activists began linking the movement to ... More


The Rise and Fall of Politically Engaged Scholarship in Red Vienna, 1927–1934

Janek Wasserman

in Black Vienna: The Radical Right in the Red City, 1918-1938

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452871
eISBN:
9780801455223
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452871.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter investigates the rise and fall of social and political engagement by progressive intellectuals in the face of Austria's fascist turn in the late 1920s. It argues that the intellectual ... More


Karl Kautsky: The Rise and Fall of Orthodox Marxism

Stephen Eric Bronner

in Socialism Unbound: Principles, Practices, and Prospects

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153836
eISBN:
9780231527354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153836.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter analyzes the socialist thought of Karl Kautsky. Kautsky was an intellectual activist who brought Marx's thought to the attention of millions and whose political influence profoundly ... More


Introduction

Julia M. Eckert

in The Charisma of Direct Action: Power, Politics, and the Shiv Sena

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195660449
eISBN:
9780199082001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195660449.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

The success of anti-democratic parties in democracies is a paradox. Anti-pluralist movements have been interpreted as expressions of culturally different forms of political organization, of a ... More


“Everybody Is People”: Bella Abzug and the New Politics of Feminism

Jeffrey Bloodworth

in Losing the Center: The Decline of American Liberalism, 1968–1992

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780813142296
eISBN:
9780813142326
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813142296.003.0009
Subject:
History, Political History

New Politics liberals significantly informed the trajectory and shape of the women's movement. Combining the moralism and activism of the New Politics with the aims of Second Wave Feminism, Bella ... More


No Illusions: The Voices of Russia's Future Leaders

Ellen Mickiewicz

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199977833
eISBN:
9780199397068
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199977833.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Russian Politics

What will the next generation of Russian leaders be like? How will they regard the United States, Russia’s place in the world, democracy, free speech, and immigration? What do they think of their ... More


Chile: The Road to Socialism

Charles D. Ameringer

in The Socialist Impulse: Latin America in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033099
eISBN:
9780813038124
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033099.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter discusses socialism in Chile, from its origins until the late twentieth century. The roots of Chilean socialism go back to the mid-nineteenth century. It was Liberal Francisco Bilbao who ... More


Debating Democracy: The Dialectic of Christian Democrat and Socialist Variants of Democracy

Martin Conway

in Western Europe's Democratic Age: 1945-1968

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691203485
eISBN:
9780691204604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691203485.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter details how the Socialist and Christian Democratic movements competed and collaborated in the process of democracy-building. Much of the historical writing about both Christian Democracy ... More


The Cataclysm and its Origins

Gareth Dale

in Karl Polanyi: A Life on the Left

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231176088
eISBN:
9780231541480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231176088.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

In which Polanyi finds refuge from war and a welcoming research environment in the USA, where he writes his magnum opus, before returning to Europe, closer to the horrors of war and the Holocaust, ... More


From Nationalism to Universalism: Vladimir Ze’ev Jabotinsky and the Ukrainian Question

Israel Kleiner

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 16: Focusing on Jewish Popular Culture and Its Afterlife

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774730
eISBN:
9781800340732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774730.003.0033
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter discusses Israel Kleiner's From Nationalism to Universalism: Vladimir Ze'ev Jabotinsky and the Ukrainian Question. In this monograph, Kleiner focuses on V. Z. Jabotinsky's views of ... More


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