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Risorgimento in Exile: Italian Émigrés and the Liberal International in the Post-Napoleonic Era

Maurizio Isabella

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199570676
eISBN:
9780191721991
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570676.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Exile represented a fundamental experience in shaping Italian national identity. This book investigates the contribution of the Italian exile community in Europe and Latin America in the post ... More


The Colored Museum: William “Ethiop” Wilson and the Afric-American Picture Gallery

Ivy G. Wilson

in Specters of Democracy: Blackness and the Aesthetics of Politics in the Antebellum U.S.

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195337372
eISBN:
9780199896929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337372.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

In turning to one of the most curious stories in all of African American literature—William J. Wilson's “Afric-American Picture Gallery” (1859)—this last chapter examines the relationship between ... More


The Coolie's Great War: Indian Labour in a Global Conflict, 1914-1921

Radhika Singha

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197525586
eISBN:
9780197554562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197525586.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

Though largely invisible in histories of World War one, over 550,000 men in the ranks of the Indian Army were followers or non-combatants. From porters and construction workers in the ‘Coolie Corps’, ... More


Shock, Politics, Literature

Deaglán Ó Donghaile

in Blasted Literature: Victorian Political Fiction and the Shock of Modernism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748640676
eISBN:
9780748651689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640676.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This introductory chapter discusses the connection between bombs and books. It starts with a description of the bomb exhibits in the Black Museum during the 1890s. It examines the potential of ... More


Conclusion

Philippe Van Parijs

in Linguistic Justice for Europe and for the World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199208876
eISBN:
9780191803284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199208876.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The Conclusion summarizes the book’s main arguments. This book has examined how languages should be treated by institutions and how formal and informal linguistic regimes can result in injustice, ... More


“You Not the Woman I Want”: Toni Morrison’s God Help the Child and the Legend of Galatea

Maxine Lavon Montgomery

in New Critical Essays on Toni Morrison's God Help the Child: Race, Culture, and History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496828873
eISBN:
9781496828927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496828873.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

Montgomery's essay interrogates the close, yet ambivalent relationship between Morrison's most recent work of fiction and Greco-Roman myth with dual accounts of the legendary Galatea as both an ... More


Doing it differently: national and global re-regulation and trans-national student citizens

Gaby Ramia, Simon Marginson, and Erlenawati Sawir

in Regulating international students' wellbeing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447310150
eISBN:
9781447310174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310150.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Education

Having completed the comparative analysis of Australia and New Zealand in the previous chapter, this chapter focuses on current efforts to reform international education and student welfare ... More


Conclusion

Gaby Ramia, Simon Marginson, and Erlenawati Sawir

in Regulating international students' wellbeing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447310150
eISBN:
9781447310174
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447310150.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This chapter provides a summary of the central conclusions of the book. It begins by discussing the lessons of the analysis for the question of managing the global mobility of students, and it ... More


Where and When Was (East) Central Europe?

Michael G. Müller

in Domains and Divisions of European History

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312144
eISBN:
9781846315251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846312144.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The concept of ‘historical regions’ as trans-national historical spaces suggests that the nations forming a Geschichtsregion have many similar historical experiences (economic, political, social, or ... More


Underground Is Life

Trever Hagen

in Living in The Merry Ghetto: The Music and Politics of the Czech Underground

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190263850
eISBN:
9780190263881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190263850.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Performing Practice/Studies

The survival of the Underground after 1989 rests on the collective memory it has shaped in relation to establishments. This relational pair is the convention that holds the Underground together: the ... More


Lingua Franca

Philippe Van Parijs

in Linguistic Justice for Europe and for the World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199208876
eISBN:
9780191803284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199208876.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter proposes a stylised picture of the mechanism that underpins the spread of competence in the lingua franca and many other linguistic phenomena. It begins with an overview of the emergence ... More


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