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Loan Syndication in War‐Time Japan and the Origins of the Main Bank System

Juro Teranishi

in The Japanese Main Bank System: Its Relevance for Developing and Transforming Economies

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780198288992
eISBN:
9780191601224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288999.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics, South and East Asia

This chapter investigates the emergence of loan syndications during 1939-41, and their relationship to the post-war main bank system. Loan syndication during the early war-time period emerged as a ... More


Introduction: Uncle Sam Wants You

Christopher Capozzola

in Uncle Sam Wants You: World War I and the Making of the Modern American Citizen

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195335491
eISBN:
9780199868971
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335491.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This introductory chapter begins with a brief history of how illustrator James Montgomery Flagg came up with the poster of Uncle Sam captioned “I Want YOU”. This poster eventually became one of the ... More


Introduction The “Ordering of Violent Things”: War and Displacement

in Culture in Chaos: An Anthropology of the Social Condition in War

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226496412
eISBN:
9780226496436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226496436.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This introductory chapter discusses the subject of this volume which is an ethnohistorical study of social survival and change in Mozambique, a country in which a decade of armed anticolonial ... More


Imagining the Practice of Peace in a Century of War: A Place on Earth, Hannah Coulter, and Jayber Crow

Fritz Oehlschlaeger

in The Achievement of Wendell Berry: The Hard History of Love

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813130071
eISBN:
9780813135731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813130071.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter deals with Wendell Berry's three longest novels, A Place on Earth, Hannah Coulter, and The Life Story of Jayber Crow, Barber, of the Port William Membership, as Written by Himself. These ... More


The Formative Period: The War Years and the Ethos of Ealing

Alan Burton and Tim O'sullivan

in The Cinema of Basil Dearden and Michael Relph

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748632893
eISBN:
9780748671144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748632893.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter surveys the inauguration and early development of Dearden and Relph's partnership at Ealing and examines their first five films together; from The Bells Go Down (1943) to The Captive ... More


Introduction: War Times and Forms of Life

Mariane C. Ferme

in Out of War: Violence, Trauma, and the Political Imagination in Sierra Leone

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780520294370
eISBN:
9780520967526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520294370.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

The introduction explores the temporalities of war’s aftermath and its conceptual framework: it is the latency of a material aftereffect that eludes both agency and consciousness. Among the harms of ... More


Prosecuting Life by Other Means: The Social Logic of Violence in a Fragmented War

in Culture in Chaos: An Anthropology of the Social Condition in War

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226496412
eISBN:
9780226496436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226496436.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This chapter investigates how war-time violence in the Machaze district in Mozambique was profoundly influenced by local social struggles with their own historical specificity and cast in culturally ... More


Terrains of Displacement: War-time Mobility and Immobility

in Culture in Chaos: An Anthropology of the Social Condition in War

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226496412
eISBN:
9780226496436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226496436.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This chapter compares differing Machazian experiences with war-time mobility to show the relationship between movement and the conditions most often associated with the term “displacement.” It argues ... More


The Guantánamo Effect: Exposing the Consequences of U.S. Detention and Interrogation Practices

Laurel Fletcher and Eric Stover

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520261761
eISBN:
9780520945227
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520261761.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This book, based on a two-year study of former prisoners of the U.S. government's detention facility at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, reveals in graphic detail the cumulative effect of the Bush ... More


Civilians and War in Europe, 1618–1815

Erica Charters, Eve Rosenhaft, and Hannah Smith (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846317118
eISBN:
9781846317699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317699
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book examines the relationship between civilians and warfare from the start of the Thirty Years War to the end of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. It interrogates received narratives of ... More


Origins of the Foreign Policy Partnership, 1801–1861

Joseph A. Fry

in Lincoln, Seward, and US Foreign Relations in the Civil War Era

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813177120
eISBN:
9780813177137
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177120.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter examines the genesis of the unlikely Lincoln-Seward foreign policy partnership. Attention is given to their respective childhoods and educational opportunities, marriages, family lives, ... More


Queering London: Virginia Woolf and the Politics of Perception

Kimberly Engdahl Coates

in Woolf and the City

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780984259830
eISBN:
9781781382226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780984259830.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

The first few months of the war turned Woolf's life in and relationship to London upside down. Though she shudders at the debris of domesticity scattered over London's streets, laments the ... More


“A Total Misconception”: Lincoln, the Civil War, and the British, 1860–1865

Lawrence Goldman

in The Global Lincoln

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780195379112
eISBN:
9780190254643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195379112.003.0006
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter examines the British misinterpretation of Abraham Lincoln and the American Civil War. It analyzes why the British misinterpreted the Civil War and why they failed to understand the ... More


Introduction

James G. Mendez

in A Great Sacrifice: Northern Black Soldiers, Their Families, and the Experience of Civil War

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282500
eISBN:
9780823285907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282500.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This study analyzes the effects of the Civil War on northern black families as they sacrificed for a Union victory, and asks the question, how were black Union soldiers from the North and their ... More


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