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The Making of Apartheid 1948–1961: Conflict and Compromise

Deborah Posel

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273349
eISBN:
9780191684036
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273349.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book examines some of the crucial political processes and struggles which shaped the reciprocal development of Apartheid and capitalism in South Africa. The book's analysis debunks the orthodoxy ... More


Mission to the People?

R. D. Anderson

in European Universities from the Enlightenment to 1914

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198206606
eISBN:
9780191717307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206606.003.0019
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Universities were elite organizations, but as democracy advanced there were movements to bring them closer to the ‘people’. The British model of university ‘extension’ through lectures for the ... More


Wordsworth and Coleridge: The Radical Years

Nicholas Roe

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198119692
eISBN:
9780191671197
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198119692.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This study is a reappraisal of William Wordsworth's and Samuel Taylor Coleridge's radical careers before their emergence as major poets. The book presents a detailed examination of both writers' ... More


Popular Movements and Party Rule: The New York Anti-Rent Wars and the Jacksonian Political Order

Reeve Huston

in Beyond the Founders: New Approaches to the Political History of the Early American Republic

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807828892
eISBN:
9781469605241
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807898833_pasley.17
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter focuses on the Anti-Rent Wars, examining party politics and popular movements in antebellum New York. Popular and reform movements were a central element in the politics of the ... More


Popular Constitutionalism and the Constitutional Meaning of Charter 08

Michael W. Dowdle

in Liu Xiaobo, Charter 08 and the Challenges of Political Reform in China

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9789888139064
eISBN:
9789882209732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139064.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter places Charter 08 in the comparative and historical context of popular constitutionalism. Popular constitutionalism appeals to the understanding of generations of people who make use of, ... More


South Asia from the margins: Echoes of Orissa, 1800-2000

Biswamoy Pati

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719086588
eISBN:
9781781704646
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086588.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book aims to sketch the diversities of south Asian social History, focusing on Orissa. It highlights the problems of colonialism and the way it impacted the lives of the colonised, even as it ... More


Popular Nationalism and the Fate of the Nation

Peter Hays Gries

in China's New Nationalism: Pride, Politics, and Diplomacy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520232976
eISBN:
9780520931947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520232976.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the motivation for popular nationalism in China. It explains that Chinese and Western observers of Chinese nationalism have long disagreed over who the agents of Chinese ... More


A Man and Questions for All Seasons: Leaders and Ideas in Contentious Politics

Peter M. Sánchez

in Priest Under Fire: "Padre David Rodríguez, the Catholic Church, and El Salvador's Revolutionary Movement"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061191
eISBN:
9780813051482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061191.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Chapter 1acquaints readers with Padre David Rodríguez through a fascinating event: the Salvadoran state’s attempt to arrest him for a murder he did not commit. Sánchez next raises three key questions ... More


The Radicalization of a Priest: “You are now ‘Joaquín’”

Peter M. Sánchez

in Priest Under Fire: "Padre David Rodríguez, the Catholic Church, and El Salvador's Revolutionary Movement"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061191
eISBN:
9780813051482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061191.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Chapter 4 covers the time period during which Rodriguez became radicalized and began to lead a clandestine life as a member of the FPL (Popular Liberation Forces) while at the same time openly ... More


Taking History Forward: The Institutionalization of Authoritarianism, 1958–1962

Gladys I. McCormick

in The Logic of Compromise in Mexico: How the Countryside Was Key to the Emergence of Authoritarianism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781469628943
eISBN:
9781469627762
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469628943.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

The chapter tracks new mobilizations at the cooperative in Morelos to oust corrupt managers. Not only did this organizing include new actors, such as health care workers and women, it also coincided ... More


People and Foreigners: The Northwestern Provinces, 1896–1904

Yumi Moon

in Populist Collaborators: The Ilchinhoe and the Japanese Colonization of Korea, 1896-1910

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450419
eISBN:
9780801467950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450419.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter outlines the directions taken by popular movements in the northwestern provinces between 1896 and 1904. Popular movements during this period were not simply nationalistic or due purely ... More


‘Democracy’ and the Irish People, 1830–48

Laurent Colantonio

in Re-imagining Democracy in the Age of Revolutions: America, France, Britain, Ireland 1750-1850

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199669158
eISBN:
9780191757365
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669158.003.0012
Subject:
History, Political History, History of Ideas

The mass movements led by Daniel O’Connell were perceived as ‘democratic’ not only within the British Isles but also on the European continent. O’Connell presented himself as a democrat – meaning by ... More


A Time of Trouble, 1895–1900

Carl F. Young

in Eastern Learning and the Heavenly Way: The Tonghak and Chondogyo Movements and the Twilight of Korean Independence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824838881
eISBN:
9780824868451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824838881.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter focuses on the events that occurred within Tonghak following the failure of the 1894 uprising up to the final ascension of Son Pyŏng-hŭi as its supreme leader in 1900. The failure of the ... More


The Awakening of a Priest: “You have ruined the parish!”

Peter M. Sánchez

in Priest Under Fire: "Padre David Rodríguez, the Catholic Church, and El Salvador's Revolutionary Movement"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061191
eISBN:
9780813051482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061191.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Chapter 3 examines the crucial period of political awakening in Rodríguez’s life, an awakening experienced by many other priests and nuns in El Salvador. While serving as parish priest in Tecoluca, ... More


The Sultan is Deposed, Long Reign the Sultan!

Abdel Razzaq Takriti

in Monsoon Revolution: Republicans, Sultans, and Empires in Oman, 1965-1976

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199674435
eISBN:
9780191752353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199674435.003.0008
Subject:
History, Middle East History, Political History

This chapter offers the first detailed archive-based account of the July 1970 coup in Oman, relying on a range of previously unseen documents. It shows that revolutionary action provided the short ... More


Ordinary Democracy: Sovereignty and Citizenship Beyond the Neoliberal Impasse

Ali Aslam

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190601812
eISBN:
9780190601836
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190601812.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Theory

Ordinary Democracy examines the organizing practices of contemporary social movements to suggest how citizens are insisting on having a share in governing the forces that shape their lives. Rather ... More


Megalexandros: Authoritarianism and National Identity

Dan Georgakas

in The Cinema of Theo Angelopoulos

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780748697953
eISBN:
9781474416160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748697953.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter analyses Theo Angelopoulos' 1980 film Megalexandros (or Alexander the Great), which was released in 1980 and which is generally considered to emblematise a moment of political ... More


Prologue

Piero Gleijeses

in Visions of Freedom: Havana, Washington, Pretoria, and the Struggle for Southern Africa, 1976-1991

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469609683
eISBN:
9781469612515
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469609683.003.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter shows how the collapse of the Portuguese dictatorship in April 1974 opened the first fissures in the dam that protected white rule. However, Secretary of State Henry Kissinger was ... More


A Revolutionary Legacy

Richard Archer

in As If an Enemy's Country: The British Occupation of Boston and the Origins of Revolution

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199895779
eISBN:
9780190254551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199895779.003.0013
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This concluding chapter examines the period after British soldiers left Boston in 1770, with particular emphasis on how the town and its people were affected by years of political turbulence, ... More


Aftermath

Richard Archer

in As If an Enemy's Country: The British Occupation of Boston and the Origins of Revolution

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199895779
eISBN:
9780190254551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199895779.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This chapter examines the aftermath of the Boston Massacre that occurred on King Street in March 1770 after British soldiers fired at a group of Boston townspeople who were taunting them. Five people ... More


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