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The Quick and the Dead

Shawn Leigh Alexander

in T. Thomas Fortune, the Afro-American Agitator: A Collection of Writings, 1880-1928

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032320
eISBN:
9780813039084
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032320.003.0020
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter presents the piece, “The Quick and the Dead,” where Fortune tried to cement his place in African American history. Written in response to George Forbes' article and the Review's own ... More


The Extremist Challenge

B. R. Nanda

in Gokhale: The Indian Moderates and the British Raj

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195647518
eISBN:
9780199081400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195647518.003.0022
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

There was little to cheer Gokhale when he left England at the end of August 1906. Not only had Morley failed to rectify the mistakes of the Tory regime in India, he had asked for a moratorium on all ... More


Road Rage: Jewish Peddlers and the Perils of the Road

Hasia R. Diner

in Roads Taken: The Great Jewish Migrations to the New World and the Peddlers Who Forged the Way

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780300178647
eISBN:
9780300210194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300178647.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This chapter discusses conflicts that Jewish peddlers encountered in the new world. It specifically addresses anti-Jewish incidents. Jewish peddlers experienced spurts of political agitation, ... More


Origins of Muslim Separatism

B. R. Nanda

in Gokhale: The Indian Moderates and the British Raj

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195647518
eISBN:
9780199081400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195647518.003.0028
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter focuses on the Muslim opposition to the Indian National Congress. Muslim separatism was represented by Sir Syed Ahmed Khan and other Muslim leaders. Sir Syed ridiculed the idea that a ... More


The Storm (1926–1927)

Patricia O'Brien

in Tautai: Samoa, World History, and the Life of Ta'isi O. F. Nelson

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824866532
eISBN:
9780824875664
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824866532.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

After the second public meeting of late 1926 was stopped by Administrator Richardson, the Mau was officially launched in March 1927. A petition was drawn up and sent to the New Zealand parliament ... More


Introduction: Issues and Directions

Lamin Sanneh

in Beyond Jihad: The Pacifist Tradition in West African Islam

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199351619
eISBN:
9780199351640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199351619.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

The stage is set here for the argument of the book concerning the origins and nature of clerical pacifism in West African Islam with a consideration of the pathways of the passive transmission of ... More


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