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The ‘Captain Poverty’ Revolts

R. W. Hoyle

in The Pilgrimage of Grace and the Politics of the 1530s

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198208747
eISBN:
9780191716980
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208747.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

The risings in the East Riding and Howdenshire were responses to news of the rising in Lincolnshire. There was some interchange of personnel between the two movements. Lincolnshire sent emissaries to ... More


The Myth of the Jacobite Clans: The Jacobite Army in 1745

Murray Pittock

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748627561
eISBN:
9780748653461
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627561.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

The first edition of this book argued that British history had long caricatured Jacobitism rather than understanding it, and that the Jacobite Risings in fact enjoyed extensive Lowland support and ... More


Popular Revolt During the 1450s

I. M. W. Harvey

in Jack Cade's Rebellion of 1450

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201601
eISBN:
9780191674952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201601.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

The ending of Cade's revolt left the South-East in a continuing state of turmoil. This chapter describes the risings and demonstrations that took place in the South-East during the following two ... More


Making Moscows, 1839–48

Katrina Navickas

in Protest and the Politics of Space and Place, 1789-1848

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719097058
eISBN:
9781526104144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097058.003.0009
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter surveys the bitter conflicts between protesters, military and magistrates from the attempts at a ‘national holiday’ and uprisings in 1839-40, the ‘sacred month’ and ‘plug’ strikes in ... More


The Church and Popular Protest

Jeffrey Stephen

in Scottish Presbyterians and the Act of Union 1707

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625055
eISBN:
9780748653423
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625055.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter discusses the public discontent that broke out in mob violence, the rendezvous of fencible men and rumours of armed risings. It reports that discontent over the union first erupted into ... More


What is a Highlander, What was a Jacobite?

Murray Pittock

in The Myth of the Jacobite Clans: The Jacobite Army in 1745

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748627561
eISBN:
9780748653461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627561.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter defines the concepts of ‘Highlander’ and ‘Jacobite’ as regards the arguments of this study: for one of the best excuses sloppy historical treatment of the '45 has had is the way in which ... More


The Myth of the Jacobite Clans

Murray Pittock

in The Myth of the Jacobite Clans: The Jacobite Army in 1745

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748627561
eISBN:
9780748653461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627561.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter examines the composition of the Jacobite armies in detail, reinforcing the demonstrably Lowland character of many of their troops as identified by Daniel Szechi, Christopher Duffy, and ... More


Radical participatory politics

Carl J. Griffin

in The rural war: Captain Swing and the politics of protest

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719086267
eISBN:
9781781705025
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086267.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter examines the extent to which radical campaigning informed Swing, and whether rural workers were to be found issuing radical critiques of the agrarian system, built on their parish ... More


The Movement for Federation and the Viti Kabani

Robert Nicole

in Disturbing History: Resistance in Early Colonial Fiji

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824832919
eISBN:
9780824870478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824832919.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter surveys a series of historical developments that help explain the emergence of the Viti Kabani (Fiji Company) in the early 1910s. The Vita Kabani emerged in 1913; and when it peaked in ... More


Insurgents Left to their Own Devices—1942

Stevan K. Pavlowitch

in Hitler's New Disorder: The Second World War in Yugoslavia

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780197537039
eISBN:
9780197610855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197537039.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter introduces the eminent historian and constitutional lawyer, Slobodan Jovanović, who took over a reshuffled Yugoslav government in London from General Dušan Simović. Jovanović wanted to ... More


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