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International Travel

Rey Koslowski

in Global Migration Governance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199600458
eISBN:
9780191723544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600458.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

The chapter examines international travel in terms of the development of international norms and regulations; current politics of international cooperation on international travel and consider ... More


Situations IrrÉguliÈres: The Comings and Goings of Ordinary People

John Merriman

in Police Stories: Building the French State, 1815-1851

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195072532
eISBN:
9780199867790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195072532.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter discusses the policing of those considered “outsiders”, as police monitored the comings and goings of ordinary people in French cities and towns. These included beggars and vagabonds, ... More


Indian Passports

Robert Lawrence Gunn

in Ethnology and Empire: Languages, Literature, and the Making of the North American Borderlands

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781479842582
eISBN:
9781479812516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479842582.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The epilogue considers the ad hoc 19th-Century system of “Indian passports”—official documents, letters, and testimonials often provided by U.S. agents to Native peoples in western borderlands ... More


Partitioned Lives: Migrants, Refugees, Citizens in India and Pakistan, 1947-65

Haimanti Roy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780198081777
eISBN:
9780199081875
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198081777.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

Partitioned States offers new perspective in the histories of Partition and its aftermath by connecting it to the long drawn out and skewed formation of new national entities: India and ... More


Limits of the Nation

Haimanti Roy

in Partitioned Lives: Migrants, Refugees, Citizens in India and Pakistan, 1947-65

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780198081777
eISBN:
9780199081875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198081777.003.0003
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter examines the impact of the Boundary Award on the lives of people who lived in the borderland and those who attempted to cross it. It shows how the new border becomes an economic and ... More


Epilogue: Memories and Realities

Haimanti Roy

in Partitioned Lives: Migrants, Refugees, Citizens in India and Pakistan, 1947-65

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780198081777
eISBN:
9780199081875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198081777.003.0008
Subject:
History, Indian History

This section outlines the legacies of the Bengal Partition and argues that processes such as the establishment of documentary identities, illegal border crossing and the debates on citizenship have ... More


Introduction

Craig Robertson

in The Passport in America: The History of a Document

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199927579
eISBN:
9780190254568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199927579.003.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This book traces the history of the passport as a documentation of individual and national identity in the United States and how it came to be accepted as a reliable answer to the question “Who are ... More


Repatriation

Engseng Ho

in The Graves of Tarim: Genealogy and Mobility across the Indian Ocean

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520244535
eISBN:
9780520938694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520244535.003.0010
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the difficulties of return to Tarim from the perspective of individual relevant to the Hadrami diaspora, focusing on the experience of the muwallads or Creoles who were born ... More


Lex Ferenda: Direct Extraterritoriality

Charlotte E. Blattner

in Protecting Animals Within and Across Borders: Extraterritorial Jurisdiction and the Challenges of Globalization

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190948313
eISBN:
9780190948344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190948313.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter takes a critical positivist approach to exploring lex ferenda options to protect animals abroad, uncovering new applications of the passive personality principle, the universality ... More


Between the Ottomans and the Entente: The First World War in the Syrian and Lebanese Diaspora, 1908-1925

Stacy D. Fahrenthold

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190872137
eISBN:
9780190872168
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872137.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History, World Modern History

Between the Ottomans and the Entente is the first social history of the First World War written from the perspective of the Arab diasporas in the United States, Brazil, and Argentina. The war between ... More


Our Fighting Allies

Robert L. McLaughlin and Sally E. Parry

in We’ll Always Have the Movies: American Cinema during World War II

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813123868
eISBN:
9780813134840
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813123868.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines how Hollywood war films presented America's British, Soviet, and Chinese allies as nations to be valued for their uniqueness and their similarity to the U.S. It contends that ... More


Citizenship of the European Union

Robin C. A. White

in Workers, Establishment, and Services in the European Union

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267768
eISBN:
9780191683367
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267768.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter discusses European citizenship as part of the political development of the Community. There are two key developments contributing to such development: the development of a passport ... More


The Passport in America: The History of a Document

Craig Robertson

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199927579
eISBN:
9780190254568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199927579.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

In today's world of constant identification checks, it is difficult to recall that there was ever a time when “proof of identity” was not a part of everyday life. And as anyone knows who has ever ... More


Beilan, Lerner, and the Court’s Shift, Passport Cases, and Congress’s Court-Curbing Climax: (October Term 1957)

Robert M. Lichtman

in The Supreme Court and McCarthy-Era Repression: One Hundred Decisions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037009
eISBN:
9780252094125
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037009.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter discusses the U.S. Supreme Court’s decisions during its October 1957 term. The continued heavy flow of “Communist” cases produced fourteen signed decisions and two via per curiam ... More


Communal living by default

Lynne Attwood

in Gender and Housing in Soviet Russia: Private Life in a Public Space

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719081453
eISBN:
9781781701768
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719081453.003.0008
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter explores the various forms of housing available in the cities in the 1930s. It concentrates on the so-called ‘communal apartment’ which became one of the defining features of Stalin's ... More


“The Passport Nuisance”

Craig Robertson

in The Passport in America: The History of a Document

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199927579
eISBN:
9780190254568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199927579.003.0012
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter focuses on the “passport nuisance” which developed in the United States in the early 1920s: the people's negative response to postwar passport requirements. It traces the passport ... More


Conclusion: The Politics of Marital Strife

Barbara Alpern Engel

in Breaking the Ties That Bound: The Politics of Marital Strife in Late Imperial Russia

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449512
eISBN:
9780801460692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449512.003.0010
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This concluding chapter describes changes in Russian law in the early twentieth century. The revised passport law of March 12, 1914, ended the chancellery's role in resolving marital disputes. The ... More


Introduction: Russia as a Crossroads of the Global Hajj

Eileen Kane

in Russian Hajj: Empire and the Pilgrimage to Mecca

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801454233
eISBN:
9781501701313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801454233.003.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This book examines how Russia assumed the role of patron and “protector” of the hajj, the Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca, beginning in the late nineteenth century. An Orthodox Christian state, Russia ... More


The Hajj and Socialist Revolution

Eileen Kane

in Russian Hajj: Empire and the Pilgrimage to Mecca

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801454233
eISBN:
9781501701313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801454233.003.0006
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter examines the impact of Russia's socialist revolution on the hajj. The outbreak of World War I ended the tsarist government's involvement in the hajj. The war contributed to the collapse ... More


Seductive Subjects

Sarah Abrevaya Stein

in Extraterritorial Dreams: European Citizenship, Sephardi Jews, and the Ottoman Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226368191
eISBN:
9780226368368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226368368.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

Amidst the Balkan Wars and the transition of the port city of Salonica [Thessaloniki] from Ottoman to Greek rule, thousands of Sephardi Jewish women and men sought creative legal footholds in a ... More


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