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Remodelling the Italian Steel Industry: Americanization, Modernization, and Mass Production

Ruggero Ranieri

in Americanization and Its Limits: Reworking US Technology and Management in Post-war Europe and Japan

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199269044
eISBN:
9780191717123
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199269044.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

This chapter discusses the impact of American industrial practices on the Italian steel industry in the post-war period. The chapter is organized into three sections. Firstly the chapter provides ... More


Explaining the Inexplicable: Youth and Post‐War Ideological Campaigns

Juliane Fürst

in Stalin's Last Generation: Soviet Post‐War Youth and the Emergence of Mature Socialism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199575060
eISBN:
9780191595141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575060.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the relationship between late Stalinist ideological campaigns and post-war youth, highlighting both the important role the topic of youth played in the execution and content of ... More


Morals under Siege: The Myth and Reality of Juvenile Crime

Juliane Fürst

in Stalin's Last Generation: Soviet Post‐War Youth and the Emergence of Mature Socialism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199575060
eISBN:
9780191595141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575060.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter focuses on the youth's consumption of film, music, and fashion, examining non-conformist rather than integrative practices. It highlights the existence among the young of multiple ... More


Stalin's Last Generation: Soviet Post‐War Youth and the Emergence of Mature Socialism

Juliane Fürst

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199575060
eISBN:
9780191595141
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575060.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

‘Stalin's last generation’ was the last generation to come of age under Stalin, yet it was also the first generation to be socialized in the post-war period. Its young members grew up in a world that ... More


1948 to 1962: The Remaking of Social Class Identities

Mike Savage

in Identities and Social Change in Britain since 1940: The Politics of Method

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199587650
eISBN:
9780191740626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587650.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter examines how the social science infrastructure explored the changing character of popular identities in Great Britain during the post-war period. It argues against epochalist accounts ... More


Conclusion

L. V. SCOTT

in Conscription and the Attlee Governments: The Politics and Policy of National Service 1945–1951

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204213
eISBN:
9780191676154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204213.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Military History

Labour lost the general election of October 1951. The new Churchill administration pursued policies in foreign and defence affairs that in the main followed from, and were based on the same ... More


Conquerors, Culture, and Communication: The Foundation of Post-war Japanese Broadcasting

Michael Tracey

in The Decline and Fall of Public Service Broadcasting

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159254
eISBN:
9780191673573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159254.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The extraordinary feature of the development of broadcasting policy in immediate post-war Japan is that one can so readily see the formation of the cultural geology. The American policy-making ... More


Industrial Policy and the Japanese Steel Industry (1945–1990)

JAMES E. VESTAL

in Planning for Change: Industrial Policy and Japanese Economic Development, 1945–1990

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198290278
eISBN:
9780191684814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198290278.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Political Economy

This chapter examines the formulation and implementation of industrial policy, using measures directed towards the steel industry as a focus. In order to understand better how Japanese industrial ... More


The Continuation of the Call-up 1947–1948

L. V. SCOTT

in Conscription and the Attlee Governments: The Politics and Policy of National Service 1945–1951

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204213
eISBN:
9780191676154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204213.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Military History

This chapter discusses the political fight on the continuation of the call-up. As the Chief of Staff’s review of Imperial strategy would not be completed for some time, the government was wise to ... More


Scandal, social policy and social welfare: 2nd, Rev. Ed

Ian Butler

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347466
eISBN:
9781447303312
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347466.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

Scandals do not just happen. They are made. They are constructed out of such everyday tragedies as the small carelessness and institutional brutality of the long-stay hospital, child abuse, or the ... More


The Post-War Period: 1946–1972

Lyn Ragsdale and Jerrold G. Rusk

in The American Nonvoter

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190670702
eISBN:
9780190670740
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190670702.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Abstract: The chapter considers nonvoting after World War II, a unique electoral period in American history with the lowest nonvoting rates of any period from 1920–2012. The post-war period also ... More


The Labour minority governments

Rhiannon Vickers

in The Labour Party and the World, Volume 1: The Evolution of Labour's Foreign Policy, 1900-51

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067440
eISBN:
9781781700655
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067440.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter focuses on the post-war period and the two Labour minority governments of 1924 and 1929–31 in Great Britain. During this period, the Labour Party had some considerable impact on British ... More


War and Revolution

Mathieu Deflem

in Policing World Society: Historical Foundations of International Police Cooperation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199274710
eISBN:
9780191699788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274710.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter discusses the dynamics of policing during the First World War. It considers the critical aspects of the reorganization of German and US police activities related to the outbreak of World ... More


Prosecution and trajectories after 1945

Xavier Bougarel, Alexander Korb, Stefan Petke, and Franziska Zaugg

in The Waffen-SS: A European History

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198790556
eISBN:
9780191831850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790556.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

While the Holocaust united the victorious powers in their efforts to prosecute crimes, this intention collided with the reality of a shattered Europe. In many countries, war crimes and treason were ... More


Four Days in Atlantis: Józef Lewandowski’s Complex Vision of the Polish Jewish Past

Janusz Korek

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 12: Focusing on Galicia: Jews, Poles and Ukrainians 1772-1918

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774594
eISBN:
9781800340695
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774594.003.0022
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter takes a look at Józef Lewandowski's Cztery dni w Atlantydzie (Four Days in Atlantis). It looks at Four Days in Atlantis as an allegory of the past that has not wanted to move on and that ... More


The Cosmopolitan and the National

Michael N. Barnett

in The Star and the Stripes: A History of the Foreign Policies of American Jews

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691165974
eISBN:
9781400880607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691165974.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter covers the period between World War II and 1967. In many ways 1948 was a decisive moment in the foreign policies of American Jews. This is the year that two different solutions to the ... More


Illustrations for a Young Peace

Joseph P. Ansell

in Arthur Szyk: Artist, Jew, Pole

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774945
eISBN:
9781789623314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774945.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter covers more of Arthur Szyk's projects during the post-war years, for both political and commercial purposes. It describes his series of single-page illuminations representing the various ... More


Introduction: Violence and generations through the German dictatorships

Mary Fulbrook

in Dissonant Lives: Generations and Violence Through the German Dictatorships

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199287208
eISBN:
9780191804335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199287208.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume, which is about the collective patterns of experience and individual passages of Germans through the violent eruptions of wars and ... More


World War I and the Post-war Boom: The Impact on Steel of High Activity, Plant Expansion and New Technology

in Steel, Ships and Men: Cammell Laird, 1824–1993

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780853239123
eISBN:
9781781380765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314131.013
Subject:
History, Economic History

This chapter examines the condition of Cammell Laird and Co.'s shipbuilding business during World War I and the immediate post–war period. It provides statistics comparing the company's production ... More


Drawing Lessons

Joseph P. Ansell

in Arthur Szyk: Artist, Jew, Pole

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774945
eISBN:
9781789623314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774945.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter marks Arthur Szyk's return to book illustrations after the war and the ways in which he created interconnections between his art and contemporary world events. In the years after the war ... More


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