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Occupying Armies and Civilian Populations in Nineteenth‐Century Europe

Karma Nabulsi

in Traditions of War: Occupation, Resistance and The Law

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198294078
eISBN:
9780191599972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198294077.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This is the second of three chapters that set out the differing contexts through which the dilemma in the laws of war over the distinction between lawful and unlawful combatants can be viewed: ... More


Becoming Independent

Alexander Tsesis

in For Liberty and Equality: The Life and Times of the Declaration of Independence

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195379693
eISBN:
9780199949847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195379693.003.0002
Subject:
History, Political History

The American colonies began cooperating politically against British rule even before they adopted the Declaration of Independence. In 1774, delegates from twelve of thirteen colonies gathered in ... More


Partitioned Lives: Migrants, Refugees, Citizens in India and Pakistan, 1947-65

Haimanti Roy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780198081777
eISBN:
9780199081875
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198081777.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

Partitioned States offers new perspective in the histories of Partition and its aftermath by connecting it to the long drawn out and skewed formation of new national entities: India and ... More


“Military stations throughout all provinces”: Detached-Service Soldier-Police

Christopher J. Fuhrmann

in Policing the Roman Empire: Soldiers, Administration, and Public Order

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199737840
eISBN:
9780199928576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737840.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, World History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter analyzes the various soldiers who were detached from their legions to perform police functions among civilians, reviewing military policing designations such as stationarius, ... More


State Control of Animal Ownership

Colin Adams

in Land Transport in Roman Egypt: A Study of Economics and Administration in a Roman Province

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199203970
eISBN:
9780191708077
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203970.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter considers how the Roman state monitored animal ownership in order to facilitate the use or requisition of animals for its own transport needs – the bureaucratic machinery necessary for ... More


Animal Requisition

Colin Adams

in Land Transport in Roman Egypt: A Study of Economics and Administration in a Roman Province

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199203970
eISBN:
9780191708077
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203970.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

After establishing the bureaucratic devices necessary to implement requisition, this chapter focuses on the processes of animal requisition. First it sets out Ptolemaic precedents for requisition, ... More


Public service

Chŏng Yagyong

in Admonitions on Governing the People: Manual for All Administrators

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520260917
eISBN:
9780520947702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520260917.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

This section includes the English translation of the chapters in Book III of Mongmin simsŏ on administration for district magistrates. The chapters discuss the following: edification of the people, ... More


Requisitions

Robert L. Fuller

in The Struggle for Cooperation: Liberated France and the American Military, 1944--1946

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813176628
eISBN:
9780813176659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813176628.003.0003
Subject:
History, Military History

As soon as they arrived, American forces began to requisition French property of all kinds to serve the war effort. Both French officials and civilians showed themselves remarkably accommodating to ... More


Feeding the Fortress: Malta, Summer 1942

Thomas Scheben

in El Alamein and the Struggle for North Africa: International Perspectives from the Twenty-first Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9789774165818
eISBN:
9781617971297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774165818.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

how did the population of the small but strategically important island in mid-Mediterranean manage to hold-out under conditions of siege and near starvation? This chapter is an account of the trials ... More


The Franco-German War and Occupation of France

Peter M. R. Stirk

in A History of Military Occupation from 1792 to 1914

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780748675999
eISBN:
9781474418676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748675999.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Although this occupation was to have decisive influence upon the subsequent period of codification of the international law of occupation, it is one of the most neglected instances of the occupation ... More


Parman Sideshow

Gregory Hanlon

in The Hero of Italy: Odoardo Farnese, Duke of Parma, his Soldiers, and his Subjects in the Thirty Years' War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199687244
eISBN:
9780191767043
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199687244.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Military History

This chapter examines the ability of the duchy to pay for war on a grand scale, given that the clergy and the cities enjoyed tax immunities they were reluctant to abandon. Requisitioning, labour ... More


Lang Family Liberation, Requisitions, and Restitution

Gilya Gerda Schmidt

in Süssen Is Now Free of Jews: World War II, the Holocaust, and Rural Judaism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823243297
eISBN:
9780823243334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823243297.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Even before Hugo Lang was liberated as a German POW, his sister Ruth was already liberated in Poland. Gradually their cousins Siegfried and Kurt, sons of Louis Lang, also returned. All other family ... More


The Failure of Protection

John Boje

in An Imperfect Occupation: Enduring the South African War

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039560
eISBN:
9780252097652
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039560.003.0003
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the British proclamation, issued by Lord Roberts two days after the occupation of Bloemfontein in February 1900, which promised that those who “desist from any further hostility ... More


Constraint and Opportunity: Government Contracting

in Trade and Traders in Mid-Victorian Liverpool: Mercantile Business and the Making of a World Port

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853236061
eISBN:
9781846314261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853236061.003.0008
Subject:
History, Economic History

This chapter addresses the tensions inherent in the link between national government and traders. It also evaluates the drive behind this effort to establish Liverpool as a serious alternative to ... More


The Decision to Prosecute

John Sprack and Michael Engelhardt–Sprack

in A Practical Approach to Criminal Procedure

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198843566
eISBN:
9780191932403
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198843566.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This Chapter is mainly concerned with the considerations taken into account by the police and the Crown Prosecution Service in deciding whether they should commence a prosecution and (in the case ... More


Postwar Angst

Frank Biess

in German Angst: Fear and Democracy in the Federal Republic of Germany

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198714187
eISBN:
9780191782602
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198714187.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History, European Modern History

This chapter examines German fears of retribution in the early postwar period, roughly from 1945 to 1948. It focuses on three main groups on which Germans trained this fear: Jewish Holocaust ... More


Multidirectional War and Paramilitarism

Tomas Balkelis

in War, Revolution, and Nation-Making in Lithuania, 1914-1923

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780199668021
eISBN:
9780191801044
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199668021.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter, by following the course of military actions in Lithuania in 1919, explores the emergence of various military and paramilitary groups that engaged in different types of violence. The ... More


Mobilizing the Home Front

Mara Kozelsky

in Crimea in War and Transformation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190644710
eISBN:
9780190644741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190644710.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Military History

Crimea was a home front before it was a war zone. With a focus on the implementation of martial law in Crimea, chapter 1 covers the period from mobilization in 1852 through the eve of the Allied ... More


Enlightenment Ideals of Limited Warfare

Pablo Kalmanovitz

in The Laws of War in International Thought

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198790259
eISBN:
9780191831577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198790259.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Chapter 4 looks at the doctrines of ius in bello and ius post bellum in the Enlightenment theory of regular war. It argues that the laws of regular war and its conclusion embody maxims of sound ... More


Civilian Settlements

David Kretzmer and Yaël Ronen

in The Occupation of Justice: The Supreme Court of Israel and the Occupied Territories

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190696023
eISBN:
9780190696054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190696023.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter discusses cases concerning the establishment of Israeli settlements in the Occupied Territories. As the Court has ruled that the settlement project itself is not justiciable, the main ... More


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