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Sheryl Kroen

in Politics and Theater: The Crisis of Legitimacy in Restoration France, 1815-1830

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520222144
eISBN:
9780520924383
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520222144.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter is a culmination of the previous chapter on anticlericalism. It explains that many of the practices which occupy attention in the general discussion of popular anticlericalism ... More


Introduction

Robert Hymes

in Way and Byway: Taoism, Local Religion, and Models of Divinity in Sung and Modern China

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520207585
eISBN:
9780520935136
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520207585.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Hua-kai is the setting for much of the book. The cult of the Three Lords was only one of what must have been a large number of minor local deity cults in Yen Chen-ch'ing's time, and this book aims to ... More


Ancient Kingdoms and Island Histories: The Historiographical Portrayal of Ultimate Secular Authority from the Eleventh to the Thirteenth Centuries

Dauvit Broun

in Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain: From the Picts to Alexander III

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623600
eISBN:
9780748653416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623600.003.0014
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter examines the historiographical phenomenon from the eleventh to the thirteenth century and what it reveals about the development of regnal identity in this period. It examines Scottish ... More


Conclusion: From British Identity to Scottish Nation

Dauvit Broun

in Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain: From the Picts to Alexander III

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623600
eISBN:
9780748653416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623600.003.0036
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter concludes that Scottish independence only began as a conscious aspiration when it was first threatened at the start of the twelfth century: a reaction to external pressures which was the ... More


Introduction: Writing about Scottish Aspirations to Independence before the Age of Robert Bruce and William Wallace

Dauvit Broun

in Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain: From the Picts to Alexander III

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623600
eISBN:
9780748653416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623600.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter discusses the coverage of this book which is concerned with how the kingship of the Scots was regarded by those who had a stake in the Scottish kingdom, especially those who were ... More


Processes of Reformist Government

Steven Vanderputten

in Monastic Reform as Process: Realities and Representations in Medieval Flanders, 900-1100

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451713
eISBN:
9780801468117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451713.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter considers the “postcharismatic phase” of the eleventh-century reforms, claiming that, in many respects, the attitudes and policies associated with the “Richardian” abbots of the early ... More


Introduction

Rebecca Rist

in Popes and Jews, 1095–1291

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198717980
eISBN:
9780191787430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717980.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion, European Medieval History

This Introduction examines the idea of papal pronouncements as responses to secular and religious authorities in the context of the continually changing economic and social conditions of medieval ... More


The Future of New York’s Amish: Two Worlds, Side by Side

Karen Johnson-Weiner

in New York Amish, 2nd Edition: Life in the Plain Communities of the Empire State

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501707605
eISBN:
9781501708145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501707605.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter reviews the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Wisconsin v. Yoder et al. and argues that it not only empowered Amish communities, but also encouraged Amish diversity by making it easier ... More


The Papacy and the Place of Jews in Christian Society

Rebecca Rist

in Popes and Jews, 1095–1291

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198717980
eISBN:
9780191787430
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198717980.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Religion, European Medieval History

This chapter discusses the place of Jews in Christian society. It examines the papacy’s unequivocal condemnation of forced baptism, but also its encouragement of converts from Judaism to remain in ... More


Alba as ‘Britain’ after 900 and the Pictish Antecedents of the Kingdom of the Scots

Dauvit Broun

in Scottish Independence and the Idea of Britain: From the Picts to Alexander III

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623600
eISBN:
9780748653416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623600.003.0016
Subject:
Society and Culture, Scottish Studies

This chapter argues that another explanation is available to the meaning of Alba: one in which the Britishness of Alba is fully acknowledged without supposing that this meant a claim to be the ... More


Empty Pedestals and Barracks Converted into Schools: The Dismantling of Symbols of Colonial Power

Marial Iglesias Utset

in A Cultural History of Cuba during the U.S. Occupation, 1898–1902

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807833988
eISBN:
9781469603131
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877845_iglesias_utset.5
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter focuses on the official lowering of the flag of Spain. According to a witness, “The tearing down of the edifice of secular authority deeply affected both participants and spectators ... More


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