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The Advent of Politics

Jan Palmowski

in Urban Liberalism in Imperial Germany: Frankfurt Am Main, 1866–1914

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207504
eISBN:
9780191677700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207504.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter demonstrates that the local government in Frankfurt had become completely politicised by the late 1870s, as a political framework had been established that was to last until the 1920s. ... More


The Doom of Reconstruction: The Liberal Republicans in the Civil War Era

Andrew L. Slap

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823227099
eISBN:
9780823234998
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823227099.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

In the Election of 1872 the conflict between President U. S. Grant and Horace Greeley has been typically understood as a battle for the soul of the ruling Republican Party. This book ... More


Introduction

Alastair P. Thompson

in Left Liberals, the State, and Popular Politics in Wilhelmine Germany

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205432
eISBN:
9780191676635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205432.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This book analyses the function and form of politics in Wilhelmine Germany against differing social backgrounds. If views of the Wilhelmine state have been shrouded in persistent, powerful tradition, ... More


‘Yours Obediently, Gilbert Murray’: Letters to The Times

William Bruneau and Russell Wodell

in Gilbert Murray Reassessed: Hellenism, Theatre, and International Politics

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199208791
eISBN:
9780191709029
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208791.003.0017
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Gilbert Murray wrote or co-signed almost three hundred letters to the Editor of The Times. His topics ranged from Liberal politics and the League of Nations to reform of the national diet, ... More


Free Trade and Liberal Politics, 1866–1886

Anthony Howe

in Free Trade and Liberal England 1846–1946

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201465
eISBN:
9780191674891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201465.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Economic History

Since the 1840s, school textbooks had been strongly liberal in economic teaching. Mechanics institutes, mutual improvement societies, and working men’s clubs all saw few effective challenges to free ... More


Perfectionism and the Common Good: Themes in the Philosophy of T. H. Green

David O. Brink

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199266401
eISBN:
9780191600906
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199266409.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book presents a study of T. H. Green's classic Prolegomena to Ethics (1883) and its role in his philosophical thought. Green is one of the two most important figures in the British idealist ... More


Progressive Punishment: Job Loss, Jail Growth and the Neoliberal Logic of Carceral Expansion

Judah Schept

Published in print:
1942
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781479810710
eISBN:
9781479802821
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479810710.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Progressive Punishment is an ethnographic case study of carceral expansion in Bloomington, Indiana. The book focuses primarily on the logics, discourses, spatial dimensions, and historical context of ... More


Thinking Inside the Box: The Ballot and the Politics of Liberal Citizenship

Elaine Hadley

in Living Liberalism: Practical Citizenship in Mid-Victorian Britain

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226311883
eISBN:
9780226311906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226311906.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter focuses on the ballot and the politics of liberal citizenship. It examines the parliamentary and periodical debates that characterized the last twenty years of British political history, ... More


Conclusion: Towards a Politics of Hope

Alan Mittleman

in Hope in a Democratic Age: Philosophy, Religion, and Political Theory

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199297153
eISBN:
9780191700835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297153.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Religion and Society

This concluding chapter reflects on the potential role that the Jewish and Christian constructions of biblical hope could play in the liberal societies, particularly in the United States. Modern ... More


Internet Cultures as Collaborative Creation of Value

Luis Moreno-Caballud

in Cultures of Anyone: Studies on Cultural Democratization in the Spanish Neoliberal Crisis

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781781381939
eISBN:
9781781382295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381939.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter examines some collaborative modes of value production in digital cultures. It first looks at the cyberactivist campaigns begun in protest against the so-called Sinde Law (2009) that ... More


The Trouble with David Goodhart’s Britain: Liberalism’s Slide towards Majoritarianism

Pathik Pathak

in The Future of Multicultural Britain: Confronting the Progressive Dilemma

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748635443
eISBN:
9780748652877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635443.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter deals with Britain, looking at the muddled majoritarian response to the civil unrest in England's northern towns, concerns about Asian self-segregation, and the flow of asylum seekers. ... More


Living Liberalism: Practical Citizenship in Mid-Victorian Britain

Elaine Hadley

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226311883
eISBN:
9780226311906
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226311906.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

In the mid-Victorian era, liberalism was a practical politics: it had a party, it informed legislation, and it had adherents who identified with and expressed it as opinion. It was also the first ... More


Introduction

Timothy Stanley and Jonathan Bell

in Making Sense of American Liberalism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036866
eISBN:
9780252093982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036866.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This introductory chapter considers the challenges, setbacks, and accomplishments of American liberal reformers in the twentieth century. Covering themes such as gender, class, labor, race, urban ... More


Lisping Sedition: Poems, Endymion, and the Poetics of Dissent

Nicholas Roe

in John Keats and the Culture of Dissent

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198186298
eISBN:
9780191674495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198186298.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

The title-page of Poems, by John Keats was carefully arranged to announce the relationship between liberal politics and the poet's imaginative life. John Wilson Croker, reviewing Endymion in the ... More


‘Carving the Last Few Columns out of the Gladstonian Quarry’: The Liberal Leaders and the Mantle of Gladstone, 1898–1929

Chris Wrigley

in Gladstone Centenary Essays

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239253
eISBN:
9781846313202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239253.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter examines the invocation of Gladstone's name in Liberal politics during the 30 years after his death. For a period after 1898 Gladstone was revered by Liberals as the great Christian ... More


From Slavery to Liberty and Equality: Douglass’s Liberal Democratic Politics

Nicholas Buccola

in The Political Thought of Frederick Douglass: In Pursuit of American Liberty

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814787113
eISBN:
9780814725405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814787113.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter draws out the political consequences of Douglass's belief in self-ownership by describing his commitments to individual rights, toleration, and limited, representative government and by ... More


Liberal Interventionism: Senator Henry Jackson and the American Mission

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/9780813142296.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History

The Vietnam War fundamentally reshaped liberal foreign policy. Resurrecting old divisions separating global meliorists from liberal interventionists, Democrats fought over the shape of the party's ... More


The Mussolini Boom, 1928–1931

Reto Hofmann

in The Fascist Effect: Japan and Italy, 1915-1952

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453410
eISBN:
9780801456367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453410.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines Benito Mussolini's emergence as a popular celebrity as well as a political leader in Japan during the late 1920s. In the second half of the 1920s, politicians, journalists, and ... More


Science and Irrationalism in Liberal Vienna, 1848–1900

in Eros and Inwardness in Vienna: Weininger, Musil, Doderer

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226496474
eISBN:
9780226496481
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226496481.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The years between 1848 and 1900 were given their distinctive quality by the German-speaking bürgerlich (or bourgeois) elites, who took the lead economically and intellectually, and for a time, ... More


Electoral Politics: Towards Home Rule

in Irish, Catholic and Scouse: The History of the Liverpool-Irish, 1800-1940

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311079
eISBN:
9781846313363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313363.007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter, which deals with the socially exclusive Liberal politics, attempts to represent the convoluted route from grateful dependence upon the Liberals to defiant ‘Home Rule’ political ... More


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