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Space for recreation in industrial England

Emma Griffin

in England's Revelry: A History of Popular Sports and Pastimes, 1660-1830

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263211
eISBN:
9780191734427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263211.003.0007
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter discusses the theme of space. It aims to position the sports and pastimes described in Chapter 6 more firmly within their topographical context. The chapter also discusses these ... More


Protestant Saints: The Power of Congregational Memory

Margaret Bendroth

in The Last Puritans: Mainline Protestants and the Power of the Past

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624006
eISBN:
9781469624020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624006.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter shows how early nineteenth-century church people talked about their ancestors in surprisingly immediate ways, as people with a continuing interest in the work of the living and a moral ... More


Sons of the Pilgrim Fathers: How Congregationalists Claimed Their History

Margaret Bendroth

in The Last Puritans: Mainline Protestants and the Power of the Past

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624006
eISBN:
9781469624020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624006.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This chapter is an opening conversation within American society about the power of the past and the limits and extent of human freedom. In the early nineteenth century this issue unfolded ... More


Introduction Staging Monarchy in a Postrevolutionary World

Sheryl Kroen

in Politics and Theater: The Crisis of Legitimacy in Restoration France, 1815-1830

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520222144
eISBN:
9780520924383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520222144.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This section renders an explanation as to the approach used in treating the writing of history as a sort of “staging” or history itself as theater. It notes however that for the French Restoration ... More


Introduction: The Changing Nature of Battlefield Tourism and Commemoration

Thomas A. Chambers

in Memories of War: Visiting Battlegrounds and Bonefields in the Early American Republic

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801448676
eISBN:
9780801465673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801448676.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This introductory chapter looks at how Americans performed acts of memory in a manner that was less about the distinctly nationalistic concerns than it was about the transatlantic trend of ... More


Missionary Positions: Evangelicalism and Empire in American Fiction

Albert H. Tricomi

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035451
eISBN:
9780813039640
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035451.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The central premise of this book is that missionary evangelicalism has been an integral feature of American imperial ventures since the founding of the Republic. The book demonstrates that from the ... More


Folklore Theory in Postwar Germany

Sadhana Naithani

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781617039935
eISBN:
9781626740266
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039935.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Folk Literature

Can the study of folklore survive brutal wars and nationalized misappropriations? Does folklore make sense in an age of fearsome technology? These are two of several questions this book addresses ... More


The Roots of Radicalism: Tradition, the Public Sphere, and Early Nineteenth-Century Social Movements

Craig Calhoun

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226090849
eISBN:
9780226090870
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226090870.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The story of the rise of radicalism in the early nineteenth century has often been simplified into a fable about progressive social change. The diverse social movements of the era—religious, ... More


Corruption and Anticorruptionin Early-Nineteenth-Century Sweden: A Snapshot of the State of the Swedish Bureaucracy

Andreas Bågenholm

in Anti-corruption in History: From Antiquity to the Modern Era

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198809975
eISBN:
9780191847226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809975.003.0017
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapter challenges common historiographical claims about the significance of the Swedish transition of circa 1800. It concludes, based on a novel reading of key primary sources, that there is ... More


Wittgenstein in Exile

James C. Klagge

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015349
eISBN:
9780262300117
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015349.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Ludwig Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus (1922) and Philosophical Investigations (1953) are among the most influential philosophical books of the twentieth century, and also among the ... More


A Life in Shadow: Aimé Bonpland in Southern South America, 1817–1858

Stephen Bell

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804752602
eISBN:
9780804774277
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804752602.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

French naturalist and medical doctor Aimé Bonpland (1773–1858) was one of the most important scientific explorers of South America in the early nineteenth century. From 1799 to 1804, he worked ... More


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