Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items

  • Keywords: political dysfunction x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Why Politics Failed and Violence Began, 1921–72

Feargal Cochrane

in Northern Ireland: The Reluctant Peace

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300178708
eISBN:
9780300194869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300178708.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter focuses on the reasons for political violence in Northern Ireland during the period of 1921–1972. The emergence of political violence in Northern Ireland at the end of the 1960s was ... More


Stories, Suffering, and the State: The Heat Wave and Narratives of Disaster

Richard C. Keller

in Fatal Isolation: The Devastating Paris Heat Wave of 2003

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226251110
eISBN:
9780226256436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226256436.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Chapter 1 relates a chronology of the disaster. Drawing on media accounts and the reports of a number of state agencies as well as hearings in the French National Assembly, it discusses the heat ... More


Haiti and the Americas

Carla Calarge, Raphael Dalleo, and Luis Duno-Gottberg (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617037573
eISBN:
9781621039334
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617037573.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Haiti has long played an important role in the global perception of the western hemisphere, but ideas about it often appear paradoxical. Is it a land of tyranny and oppression or a beacon of freedom ... More


View: