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‘[T]aking up Plots upon Trust’:1 Titus Oates, Roger L’Estrange, and Popular Polemic

Peter Hinds

in ‘The Horrid Popish Plot’: Roger L’Estrange and the Circulation of Political Discourse in Late Seventeenth-Century London

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264430
eISBN:
9780191733994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264430.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

This chapter discusses an introduction to Titus Oates and Roger L'Estrange. It provides contexts for their behaviour and actions in the 1670s and 1680s. The author uses L'Estrange as an observer and ... More


Introduction Imperial Ambition

JOHN MASON HART

in Empire and Revolution: The Americans in Mexico since the Civil War

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520223240
eISBN:
9780520939295
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520223240.003.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This introductory chapter explains the theme of this volume, which is about nature of U.S. involvement and influence in Mexico. This volume examines the political and military events in Mexico after ... More


Deutero‐Isaiah and Isaiah 28–39

H. G. M. Williamson

in The Book Called Isaiah: Deutero-Isaiah's Role in Composition and Redaction

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198263609
eISBN:
9780191600821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198263600.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Considers the content and historical background of Isaiah Chs. 28–39, which describe political events from the time of Isaiah of Jerusalem and include the so‐called ‘woe!’ oracles. Assesses evidence ... More


In Business (1707–1710)

Paul Baines and Pat Rogers

in Edmund Curll, Bookseller

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199278985
eISBN:
9780191700002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199278985.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

This chapter begins by discussing how Curll worked to develop his business into something like a brand name, using energy and initiative to surf the wave of literary and political events, inciting ... More


Between the Times: October 1921–March 1930

Timothy Gorringe

in Karl Barth: Against Hegemony

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198752462
eISBN:
9780191695117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198752462.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

When Barth had already started with his rewriting of the Romans, he was offered the possibility of receiving a Chair position at Göttingen in January 1921 that was confirmed in May of that year. ... More


The Limits to Oppositional Journalism (1926–1930)

Philippe M. F. Peycam

in The Birth of Vietnamese Political Journalism: Saigon, 1916-1930

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158503
eISBN:
9780231528047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158503.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter details the political events between years 1926 and 1930, as these demonstrate the contradictory development of Vietnamese activism. Vietnamese activists had realized to their dismay ... More


Legitimation

P. R. Cavill

in The English Parliaments of Henry VII 1485-1504

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199573837
eISBN:
9780191721878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573837.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Part I is concerned with the king and his regime. Chapter 1 examines parliament as a political event, summoned by the crown to communicate royal policies and to foster loyalty to the regime. It ... More


Martyr Milestones

Walter Armbrust

in Martyrs and Tricksters: An Ethnography of the Egyptian Revolution

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691162645
eISBN:
9780691197517
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691162645.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter looks at several vignettes through which one sees the history of a crucial swathe of the revolution told through performances of martyrdom. These link to important political events in ... More


Political Catastrophe and Liberal Legal Desire: Two Stories of Revolution, Remediation, and Return From the French Nineteenth Century

sylvia schafer

in Law and Catastrophe

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804756839
eISBN:
9780804768344
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804756839.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter takes up the historicity of “law and catastrophe” by exploring the problem that political events, represented and narrated as human-made catastrophes, have posed for the liberal legal ... More


Under Two Sieges

Jonathan Beecher

in Victor Considerant and the Rise and Fall of French Romantic Socialism

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520222977
eISBN:
9780520924727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520222977.003.0018
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the major political events in Paris, France, after Victor Considerant returned to his homeland in September 1869. It explains that the opposition candidates won in the general ... More


The Carolinas

DEREK CHARLES CATSAM

in Freedom's Main Line: The Journey of Reconciliation and the Freedom Rides

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125114
eISBN:
9780813135137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125114.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Compared to Virginia which V. O. Key described as a “political museum piece”, North Carolina saw various advancements in terms of race relations, education, and economic and industrial development. ... More


Mistry's Hollow Men: language, lies and the crisis of representation in Such a Long Journey

Peter Morey

in Rohinton Mistry

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067143
eISBN:
9781781700587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067143.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter studies Mistry's Such a Long Journey, a novel that contains elements of a political thriller and which shows that the operations of history are linked to, and impose on, everyday life. ... More


Introduction The Washington Fraternity in the Mid-Nineteenth Century

Rachel A. Shelden

in Washington Brotherhood: Politics, Social Life, and the Coming of the Civil War

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469610856
eISBN:
9781469612683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469610856.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This is a book about the coming of the Civil War. Historians will recognize the typical antebellum story of political events associated with growing sectionalism and conflict, from the Wilmot Proviso ... More


The Troubles of 1865

Matthew J. Smith

in Liberty, Fraternity, Exile: Haiti and Jamaica after Emancipation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781469617978
eISBN:
9781469617992
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469617978.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Tensions in Haiti and Jamaica exploded in the middle of the nineteenth century, with simultaneous outbreaks in northern Haiti and the Morant Bay Rebellion in Jamaica. This chapter focuses on these ... More


Trauma and Consumption

Adrian Parr

in Deleuze and Memorial Culture: Desire, Singular Memory and the Politics of Trauma

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748627547
eISBN:
9780748652433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627547.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter aims to trace what happens to the subjective essence of memory once the initial impact of trauma subsides, and the way in which this essence is then swiftly conjugated by the axiomatic ... More


How to be an intellectual

Luis G. Martínez del Campo

in Spain in the Nineteenth Century: New Essays on Experiences of Culture and Society

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781526124746
eISBN:
9781526138866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526124753.00016
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter focuses on analysing the main events that contributed to the making of the Spanish intellectuals from the 1890s into the early years of the twentieth century. It considers the conditions ... More


Results of the Empirical Research: Julie, Barbara, and Bill

Shawn W. Rosenberg

in The Not So Common Sense: Differences in How People Judge Social and Political Life

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300084276
eISBN:
9780300129465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300084276.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter presents the results of the empirical research on the structure of people's evaluation of social and political events. The overall results provide strong support for the two hypotheses ... More


Political Support in the Wake of Policy Controversies

Peter Esaiasson, Mikael Gilljam, and Mikael Persson

in Myth and Reality of the Legitimacy Crisis: Explaining Trends and Cross-National Differences in Established Democracies

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198793717
eISBN:
9780191835520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793717.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter tests to what extent variation in political support over time is influenced by political events. Analyzing an event within the realm of “normal politics,” i.e. a policy decision in a ... More


England's extremity

John Privilege

in Michael Logue and the Catholic Church in Ireland, 1879-1925

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719077357
eISBN:
9781781702871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077357.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines England's extremity. It is a mistake to view Ireland's response to the outbreak of the First World War in 1914 in pro- or anti-British terms. With the enactment of Home Rule, ... More


What We Talk about When We Talk about Religion

in Heaven's Kitchen: Living Religion at God's Love We Deliver

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226042817
eISBN:
9780226042831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226042831.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Studying how daily conversations and daily actions help individuals gain their footing is a requirement for analyzing any public talk about religion. This chapter details volunteers' attempts to ... More


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