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Better Active than Radioactive!Anti-Nuclear Protest in 1970s France and West Germany

Better Active than Radioactive!: Anti-Nuclear Protest in 1970s France and West Germany

Andrew S. Tompkins

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198779056
eISBN:
9780191826207
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198779056.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Military History

During the 1970s, hundreds of thousands across Western Europe protested against civil nuclear energy. Nowhere were they more visible than in France and Germany—two countries where environmentalism ... More

Between Dignity and DespairJewish Life in Nazi Germany

Between Dignity and Despair: Jewish Life in Nazi Germany

Marion A. Kaplan

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195130928
eISBN:
9780199854486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195130928.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book draws on the extraordinary memoirs, diaries, interviews, and letters of Jewish women and men to give us the first intimate portrait of Jewish life in Nazi Germany. The book tells the story ... More

The Birth of the New JusticeThe Internationalization of Crime and Punishment, 1919-1950

The Birth of the New Justice: The Internationalization of Crime and Punishment, 1919-1950

Mark Lewis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199660285
eISBN:
9780191757716
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660285.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

The Birth of the New Justice explains the history of plans for ad hoc and permanent international criminal courts and new international criminal laws to repress aggressive war, war ... More

Bodies of ThoughtScience, Religion, and the Soul in the Early Enlightenment

Bodies of Thought: Science, Religion, and the Soul in the Early Enlightenment

Ann Thomson

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199236190
eISBN:
9780191717161
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199236190.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Ideas, European Modern History

Examining the development of a secular, purely material conception of human beings in the early Enlightenment, this book provides a fresh perspective on the intellectual culture of this period, and ... More

Body by WeimarAthletes, Gender, and German Modernity

Body by Weimar: Athletes, Gender, and German Modernity

Erik N. Jensen

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195395648
eISBN:
9780199866564
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395648.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, European Modern History

Body by Weimar argues that male and female athletes fundamentally recast gender roles during Germany's turbulent post‐World War I years and established the basis for a modern body and ... More

The Bosnian Muslims in the Second World War

The Bosnian Muslims in the Second World War

Marko Attila Hoare

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199327850
eISBN:
9780199388233
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199327850.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The story of the Bosnian Muslims in World War II is an epic frequently alluded to in discussions of the 1990s Balkan conflicts, but almost as frequently misunderstood or falsified. This first ... More

The Bourgeois Citizen in Nineteenth-Century
                        FranceGender, Sociability, and the Uses of Emulation

The Bourgeois Citizen in Nineteenth-Century France: Gender, Sociability, and the Uses of Emulation

Carol E. Harrison

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207771
eISBN:
9780191677793
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207771.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book analyses the process by which class society developed in post-revolutionary France. Focusing on bourgeois men and on their voluntary associations, the book ... More

Bread and JusticeState and Society in Petrograd 1917-1922

Bread and Justice: State and Society in Petrograd 1917-1922

Mary McAuley

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198219828
eISBN:
9780191678387
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198219828.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is a study of Petrograd in the period immediately following the Russian Revolution. Formerly the imperial capital St. Petersburg, in the years after 1917 Petrograd became a revolutionary ... More

Britain and the Last TsarBritish Policy and Russia, 1894-1917

Britain and the Last Tsar: British Policy and Russia, 1894-1917

Keith Neilson

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204701
eISBN:
9780191676369
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204701.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book provides a fundamental re-interpretation of British foreign and defence policy before the First World War. The current orthodoxy asserts that the rise of an aggressive and powerful Germany ... More

Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus, 1954-1959

Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus, 1954-1959

Robert Holland

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205388
eISBN:
9780191676604
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205388.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book provides a reconstruction of a major British decolonization. Charting the ‘inner history’ of a violent colonial Emergency, it provides a case-study of the dilemmas posed by the challenge of ... More

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