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Geoffrey Charles Emerson

in Hong Kong Internment, 1942-1945: Life in the Japanese Civilian Camp at Stanley

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098800
eISBN:
9789882206977
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098800.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter discusses the administration and control of Stanley Camp. It notes that from the beginning of internment the Camp was under the control of the Japanese Foreign Affairs Department, a ... More


The Material Life of the Militiaman

Matthew McCormack

in Embodying the Militia in Georgian England

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198703648
eISBN:
9780191772832
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703648.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Military History

This chapter employs recent approaches to the history of material culture in order to ask new questions about military ‘experience’. It argues that material culture studies is a potential meeting ... More


In British Hands: Anglo-German Encounters

Brian K. Feltman

in The Stigma of Surrender: German Prisoners, British Captors, and Manhood in the Great War and Beyond

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469619934
eISBN:
9781469623160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469619934.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter considers the treatment of German soldiers held in captivity in British military camps. The battlefield encounter between British captors and German prisoners could be violent, and ... More


Introduction

Yishai Beer

in Military Professionalism and Humanitarian Law: The Struggle to Reduce the Hazards of War

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190881146
eISBN:
9780190881177
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190881146.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The international law governing armed hostilities as it stands today is perceived as a compromise reached between two competing camps interested in regulating war’s arena, each with its own prism, ... More


Northern Ireland, 1939–45

Brian Barton

in A New History of Ireland Volume VII: Ireland 1921-84

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198217527
eISBN:
9780191678240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198217527.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In Northern Ireland, attitudes, patterns of behavior, and the overall pace of life remained uniquely static and unchanging. Within the first six months of war, rationing in certain supplies had ... More


Introduction

Brian K. Feltman

in The Stigma of Surrender: German Prisoners, British Captors, and Manhood in the Great War and Beyond

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469619934
eISBN:
9781469623160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469619934.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores the emasculation of surrender and the efforts of German military prisoners held in the UK from 1914 to 1920 to overcome the stigma of captivity. It was not combat deaths that ... More


Introduction: Legitimizing an Authoritarian Regime—Brazil

Nina Schneider

in Brazilian Propaganda: Legitimizing an Authoritarian Regime

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049908
eISBN:
9780813050362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049908.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter introduces the history of the civilian-military regime, describes its core characteristics, outlines key tenets and ideologies used to legitimize the 1964 coup, and describes the ensuing ... More


Delivery of Oil from Baetica to the limes in Germania: Wierschowski versus Remesal

André Tchernia

in The Romans and Trade

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198723714
eISBN:
9780191829376
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723714.003.0017
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

In this chapter the author takes up an article by Lothar Wiershowski, which demonstrated that José Remesal Rodríguez’ assumption that there was a state-organized system of barter between Baetica and ... More


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