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English Women in the Public Realm, 1642–1653

Mary Beth Norton

in Separated by Their Sex: Women in Public and Private in the Colonial Atlantic World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449499
eISBN:
9780801460890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449499.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter examines women's political participation by focusing on the groups of English women who petitioned Parliament during the Civil War of the 1640s. It begins by discussing the origins of ... More


Conclusion: The Exploits and Sacrifices for the Education and Advancement of Ages Yet Unborn

Millington W. Bergeson-Lockwood

in Race Over Party: Black Politics and Partisanship in Late Nineteenth-Century Boston

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469640419
eISBN:
9781469640433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469640419.003.0010
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter summarizes the book and recounts its major themes. It argues that while the pursuit of independent politics began optimistically, by the end of the nineteenth century such hopes were ... More


Re-reading Vincent Chin: Asian Americans and Multiracial Political Analysis

Scott Kurashige

in Minority Relations: Intergroup Conflict and Cooperation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781496810458
eISBN:
9781496810496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496810458.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter provides a new look at the Vincent Chin case. Chin was a young Chinese American from the Detroit area whose beating death at the hands of two white men in 1982, and the light sentences ... More


Locality and Nation: Respatializing Rights Under Neoliberalism

in Shorelines: Space and Rights in South India

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804761468
eISBN:
9780804786850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804761468.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter looks at the different changes in the practices and idioms of fisher politics during the 1990s, which was a decade characterized by neoliberal reforms. It is also during this decade that ... More


. Political Awakening

Wayne Dawkins

in City Son: Andrew W. Cooper's Impact on Modern-Day Brooklyn

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032585
eISBN:
9781617032592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032585.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter describes events between 1960 and 1963. These include lawyer Thomas Russell Jones’ initiation of workshops on political organizing in 1960; Jocelyn’s participation in the neighborhood ... More


Introduction

Mary Beth Norton

in Separated by Their Sex: Women in Public and Private in the Colonial Atlantic World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449499
eISBN:
9780801460890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449499.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This book explores the way women were viewed by Anglo-American culture in the middle decades of the eighteenth century, with particular emphasis on changing ideas regarding gendered definitions of ... More


On W. E. B. Du Bois

Vincent W. Lloyd

in Black Natural Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199362189
eISBN:
9780190610593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362189.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

The chapter examines how W. E. B. Du Bois appealed to the natural law (sometimes framed as higher law or God’s law). It explores Du Bois’s sociological, literary, and polemical writings, placing a ... More


On Martin Luther King Jr.

Vincent W. Lloyd

in Black Natural Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199362189
eISBN:
9780190610593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362189.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

The chapter examines how Martin Luther King Jr. appealed to the natural law (sometimes framed as higher law or God’s law). It explores King’s speeches and writings, placing a particular emphasis on ... More


On Frederick Douglass

Vincent W. Lloyd

in Black Natural Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199362189
eISBN:
9780190610593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362189.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

The chapter examines how Frederick Douglass appealed to the natural law (sometimes framed as higher law or God’s law). It explores Douglass’s speeches and writings, placing a particular emphasis on ... More


On Anna Julia Cooper

Vincent W. Lloyd

in Black Natural Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199362189
eISBN:
9780190610593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362189.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

The chapter examines how Anna Julia Cooper appealed to the natural law (sometimes framed as higher law or God’s law). It explores Cooper’s life and writings, placing a particular emphasis on the way ... More


Conclusion: Implications of Chinese American Familism and Liyi Theory

Russell M. Jeung, Seanan S. Fong, and Helen Jin Kim

in Family Sacrifices: The Worldviews and Ethics of Chinese Americans

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190875923
eISBN:
9780190875954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190875923.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The conclusion provides a summary of the book chapters, including the genealogy, transmission, translation, and yi and li of Chinese American familism. The conclusion discusses the theoretical ... More


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