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Naming, Identifying and Authorizing Movement in Early Modern Spain and Spanish America

Tamar Herzog

in Registration and Recognition: Documenting the Person in World History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780197265314
eISBN:
9780191760402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265314.003.0008
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter surveys how individuals were identified and whether their movement was controlled in early modern Spain and Spanish America. It argues that because Spanish (and Spanish American) ... More


Broken Tools

Michael Gibbs Hill

in Lin Shu, Inc.: Translation and the Making of Modern Chinese Culture

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199892884
eISBN:
9780199980062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199892884.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, World Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

By the turn of the twentieth century, both the methods of translation Lin Shu and his collaborators employed and the language they used to write their translations had come to be regarded by many as ... More


Early-Tudor policy and perceptions

Steven G. Ellis

in Tudor Frontiers and Noble Power: The Making of the British State

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198201335
eISBN:
9780191674853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198201335.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter examines early-Tudor policy and perceptions. The administrative strictures through which the original areas of the English kingdom were governed were unusually centralised and uniform. ... More


Names, Naming Patterns, and the Peerage

Scott Smith-Bannister

in Names and Naming Patterns in England 1538–1700

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206637
eISBN:
9780191677250
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206637.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Social History

This chapter investigates the relationship between names and social status in England. It examines the names and naming practices of peers born ... More


Population Management: Registration, Classification, and the Remaking of Society

Kyung Moon Hwang

in Rationalizing Korea: "The Rise of the Modern State, 1894-1945"

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520288317
eISBN:
9780520963276
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520288317.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

Through an examination of the various means by which the state tracked and delineated the population, particularly through the household registration system, chapter 7 explores how state practices of ... More


In the Name of Italy: Nation, Family, and Patriotism in a Fascist Court

Maura Hametz

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823243396
eISBN:
9780823243433
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823243396.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Through the lens of the court case of Luigia Paulovich, a legal appeal filed with Administrative Court of the Council of State against the Prefect of Trieste in 1931, In the Name of Italy: Nation, ... More


Leading Up to Marriage and Family

Eve M. Brank

in The Psychology of Family Law

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479865413
eISBN:
9781479882601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479865413.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Family Law

Being married and having children brings certain legal responsibilities and privileges. The current chapter addresses dating and other activities that occur prior to marriage or are related to ... More


Families and the Ties of Kinship

Patricia Skinner

in Medieval Amalfi and its Diaspora, 800-1250

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199646272
eISBN:
9780191751493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646272.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter takes a fresh look at the histories of some of the families within Amalfi who traced their ancestors back to a count, often through lengthy strings of names. The chapter proposes that ... More


Legislating Italianità

Maura E. Hametz

in In the Name of Italy: Nation, Family, and Patriotism in a Fascist Court

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823243396
eISBN:
9780823243433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823243396.003.0004
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter traces the history of nationalist naming in the Adriatic provinces from the development of nineteenth-century Habsburg onomastic policies and practices to the initiation of the Fascist ... More


Conclusion

Maura E. Hametz

in In the Name of Italy: Nation, Family, and Patriotism in a Fascist Court

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823243396
eISBN:
9780823243433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823243396.003.0009
Subject:
History, Social History

The conclusion points to the broader applicability of the analysis in defining justice, nationalism, and patriotism. It examines the impact of surname italianization in the Adriatic border ... More


Lineage Building:: The Huo Surname of Foshan

in Emperor and Ancestor: State and Lineage in South China

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753180
eISBN:
9780804767934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753180.003.0010
Subject:
History, Asian History

Members of local lineages who acquired senior degrees (that is, high status) were involved in various lineage-building activities. Descendants had the opportunity to acquire degrees due to education, ... More


Magnates on the Sands

in Emperor and Ancestor: State and Lineage in South China

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753180
eISBN:
9780804767934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753180.003.0011
Subject:
History, Asian History

By the beginning of the seventeenth century, lineages and lineage rituals were well entrenched in imperial China. The literati exerted a strong influence not only on officialdom, but also on manners ... More


Introduction

in Emperor and Ancestor: State and Lineage in South China

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804753180
eISBN:
9780804767934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804753180.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

Single-surname villages were the predominant order of rural society in South China. This order was described by Maurice Freedman as “lineage,” which he characterized as essentially a corporation with ... More


The War-Surplus of Our New Imperialism: Vietnam, Masculinist Hypervisibility, and the Politics of (Af)filiation

Jodi Kim

in Ends of Empire: Asian American Critique and the Cold War

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816655915
eISBN:
9781452946221
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816655915.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter claims that Vietnamese American cultural productions critically disconnect the Vietnam War’s masculinist hypervisibility from America’s renowned imaginary, imperial memory, and Cold War ... More


Istanbul

Paul Stephenson

in The Serpent Column: A Cultural Biography

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190209063
eISBN:
9780190209087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190209063.003.0008
Subject:
Classical Studies, History of Art: pre-history, BCE to 500CE, ancient and classical, Byzantine, Archaeology: Classical

Considers the fate of the Serpent Column in Ottoman and modern Istanbul. Studies Mehmed the Conqueror as dragon-slayer, with a final glance at the combat myth, and as antiquarian. Surveys the ... More


Region and Frontier in the English State: The English Far North and the English Pale in Ireland

Steven G. Ellis

in Defending English Ground: War and Peace in Meath and Northumberland, 1460–1542

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199696291
eISBN:
9780191799945
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696291.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Military History

Military frontiers between hostile nations, such as the Anglo-Scottish border and the Anglo-Gaelic border in Ireland considered here, were much more difficult to rule and defend. The proximity of the ... More


‘The Decay of the Borders’: Early Tudor Northumberland

Steven G. Ellis

in Defending English Ground: War and Peace in Meath and Northumberland, 1460–1542

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199696291
eISBN:
9780191799945
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696291.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Military History

Arrangements for the rule and defence of Northumberland were far less successful. Castles and towers destroyed by Scots in war were left unrepaired, although new towers were built. Henry Tudor ... More


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