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Forgetful RemembranceSocial Forgetting and Vernacular Historiography of a Rebellion in Ulster

Forgetful Remembrance: Social Forgetting and Vernacular Historiography of a Rebellion in Ulster

Guy Beiner

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198749356
eISBN:
9780191813467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198749356.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, Historiography

What happens when a society attempts to obscure inconvenient episodes in its past? In 1798, Ulster Protestants—in particular Presbyterians—participated alongside Catholics in the failed republican ... More

Love at Last SightDating, Intimacy, and Risk in Turn-of-the-Century Berlin

Love at Last Sight: Dating, Intimacy, and Risk in Turn-of-the-Century Berlin

Tyler Carrington

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190917760
eISBN:
9780190917791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190917760.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

Love at Last Sight is a history of dating in the modern metropolis. It opens with the seemingly simple question, “How did single people meet and fall in love in new big cities like Berlin at the turn ... More

Politics in the MarketplaceWork, Gender, and Citizenship in Revolutionary France

Politics in the Marketplace: Work, Gender, and Citizenship in Revolutionary France

Katie Jarvis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190917111
eISBN:
9780190917142
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190917111.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

Politics in the Marketplace integrates politics, economics, and gender to ask how the Dames des Halles invented notions of citizenship through everyday trade during the French Revolution. As crucial ... More

Civic Activism UnleashedNew Hope or False Dawn for Democracy?

Civic Activism Unleashed: New Hope or False Dawn for Democracy?

Richard Youngs

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190931704
eISBN:
9780190931735
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190931704.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book examines the changing shape of contemporary civic activism. It investigates what kind of new civic activism is emerging around the world and assesses how far this is really different from ... More

Exemplars of Truth

Exemplars of Truth

Keith Lehrer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190884277
eISBN:
9780190884307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190884277.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This monograph is both an intellectual summation as well as a philosophical advancement of key themes of the work of Keith Lehrer on several key topics—including knowledge, self-trust, autonomy, and ... More

Anglo-Saxon Towers of Lordship

Anglo-Saxon Towers of Lordship

Michael G. Shapland

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780198809463
eISBN:
9780191846816
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809463.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

It has long been assumed that England lay outside the Western European tradition of castle-building until after the Norman Conquest of 1066. It is now becoming apparent that Anglo-Saxon lords were ... More

Must Politics Be War?Restoring Our Trust in the Open Society

Must Politics Be War?: Restoring Our Trust in the Open Society

Kevin Vallier

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190632830
eISBN:
9780190632861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190632830.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Americans are far less likely to trust their institutions, and one another, than in decades past. This collapse in social and political trust arguably inspires our increasingly ferocious ideological ... More

A Pearl in PerilHeritage and Diplomacy in Turkey

A Pearl in Peril: Heritage and Diplomacy in Turkey

Christina Luke

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190498870
eISBN:
9780190498894
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190498870.001.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

A Pearl in Peril: Heritage and Diplomacy in Turkey explores the relationship between an urban core and her rural hinterland. Known as the Pearl of the Mediterranean, Izmir is Turkey’s third largest ... More

Campania in the Flavian Poetic Imagination

Campania in the Flavian Poetic Imagination

Antony Augoustakis and R. Joy Littlewood (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198807742
eISBN:
9780191845567
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807742.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The region of Campania with its fertility and volcanic landscape was greatly influential on the Roman cultural imagination. The Bay of Naples was a centre outside the city of Rome, a place of otium, ... More

China and the True JesusCharisma and Organization in a Chinese Christian Church

China and the True Jesus: Charisma and Organization in a Chinese Christian Church

Melissa Wei-Tsing Inouye

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190923464
eISBN:
9780190923495
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190923464.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, World Religions

This book examines the dynamic between charisma and organization in the history of the True Jesus Church, China’s first major native church, in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. The True ... More

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