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Contesting the CityThe Politics of Citizenship in English Towns, 1250 - 1530

Contesting the City: The Politics of Citizenship in English Towns, 1250 - 1530

Christian D. Liddy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198705208
eISBN:
9780191774270
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198705208.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

The political narrative of late medieval English towns is often reduced to the story of the gradual intensification of oligarchy, in which power was exercised and projected by an ever smaller ruling ... More

Electing the Pope in Early Modern Italy, 1450-1700

Electing the Pope in Early Modern Italy, 1450-1700

Miles Pattenden

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198797449
eISBN:
9780191838804
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797449.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

This is a book about how popes were selected in early modern Italy. But more importantly, it is a book about the problems selection by election created for the cardinals and other early modern ... More

Emotional CitiesDebates on Urban Change in Berlin and Cairo, 1860-1910

Emotional Cities: Debates on Urban Change in Berlin and Cairo, 1860-1910

Joseph Ben Prestel

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198797562
eISBN:
9780191839009
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797562.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

Between 1860 and 1910, Berlin and Cairo went through a period of dynamic transformation. During this period, a growing number of contemporaries in both places made corresponding arguments about how ... More

The End of OutragePost-Famine Adjustment in Rural Ireland

The End of Outrage: Post-Famine Adjustment in Rural Ireland

Breandán Mac Suibhne

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198738619
eISBN:
9780191801884
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738619.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

In 1856 Patrick McGlynn, a young schoolmaster in west Donegal, Ireland, turned informer on the Molly Maguires, a secret combination that, from the Great Famine of the late 1840s, had been responsible ... More

Future HistoryGlobal Fantasies in Seventeenth-Century American and British Writings

Future History: Global Fantasies in Seventeenth-Century American and British Writings

Kristina Bross

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190665135
eISBN:
9780190665166
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190665135.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, Historiography

Future History analyzes English and American writings that imagine England on a global stage well before England became an empire or the United States became a global power. Through close readings, ... More

A Generous VisionThe Creative Life of Elaine de Kooning

A Generous Vision: The Creative Life of Elaine de Kooning

Cathy Curtis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190498474
eISBN:
9780190498504
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190498474.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, American History: 20th Century

Elaine de Kooning (1918–1989) was a noted art critic and artist, and a prime mover in the New York art world. She was a vivacious social catalyst. Her sparkling wit enlivened meetings of the Club, ... More

History of UniversitiesVolume XXX / 1-2

History of Universities: Volume XXX / 1-2

Mordechai Feingold (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198807025
eISBN:
9780191844812
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807025.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This double issue of The History of Universities series contains the customary mix of learned texts and book review chapters which look further into the history of higher education. The volume is a ... More

The Intellectual Struggle for FlorenceHumanists and the Beginnings of the Medici Regime, 1420-1440

The Intellectual Struggle for Florence: Humanists and the Beginnings of the Medici Regime, 1420-1440

Arthur Field

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198791089
eISBN:
9780191833625
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791089.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Ideas

The book is an analysis of the ideology that developed in Florence with the rise of the Medici during the early fifteenth century, a period long recognized as the most formative of the early ... More

Islamic Palace Architecture in the Western MediterraneanA History

Islamic Palace Architecture in the Western Mediterranean: A History

Felix Arnold

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190624552
eISBN:
9780190624576
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190624552.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

Palaces like the Aljafería and the Alhambra rank among the highest achievements of the Islamic world. In recent years archaeological work at Córdoba, Kairouan and many other sites has vastly ... More

Jim Crow NorthThe Struggle for Equality in Antebellum New England

Jim Crow North: The Struggle for Equality in Antebellum New England

Richard Archer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780190676643
eISBN:
9780190676674
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190676643.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Political History

The struggle to overcome Jim Crow was part of a larger movement for equal rights in antebellum New England. Using sit-ins, boycotts, petition drives, and other initiatives, African American New ... More

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