Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-10 of 145 items for:

  • Political History x
Clear All

View:

Between Heimat and HatredJews and the Right in Germany, 1871-1935

Between Heimat and Hatred: Jews and the Right in Germany, 1871-1935

Philipp Nielsen

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190930660
eISBN:
9780190930691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190930660.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This book studies German Jews involved in ventures that were from the beginning, or became increasingly, of the Right. Jewish agricultural settlement, Jews’ participation in the so-called Defense of ... More

The Greening of AntarcticaAssembling an International Environment

The Greening of Antarctica: Assembling an International Environment

Alessandro Antonello

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190907174
eISBN:
9780190907204
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190907174.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Political History

The Greening of Antarctica investigates the development of an international regime of environmental protection and management for Antarctica between the signing of the Antarctic Treaty in 1959 and ... More

Mary, Countess of Derby, and the Politics of Victorian Britain

Mary, Countess of Derby, and the Politics of Victorian Britain

Jennifer Davey

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198786252
eISBN:
9780191828614
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786252.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

Lady Mary Derby (1824–1900) occupied a pivotal position in Victorian politics, yet her activities have largely been overlooked or ignored. A Female Politician places Mary back into the political ... More

The Politics of PeaceA Global Cold War History

The Politics of Peace: A Global Cold War History

Petra Goedde

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780195370836
eISBN:
9780190936136
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195370836.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This study explores the emerging politics of peace, both as an ideal and as a pragmatic aspect of international relations during the early Cold War. By tracing the myriad ways in which a broad ... More

Great Power RisingTheodore Roosevelt and the Politics of U.S. Foreign Policy

Great Power Rising: Theodore Roosevelt and the Politics of U.S. Foreign Policy

John M. Thompson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190859954
eISBN:
9780190935351
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190859954.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

This book examines the relationship between domestic politics and Theodore Roosevelt’s foreign policy. It argues that, in spite of the complicated nature of the US system, with its overlapping ... More

After the VoteFeminist Politics in La Guardia's New York

After the Vote: Feminist Politics in La Guardia's New York

Elisabeth Israels Perry

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780199341849
eISBN:
9780190948542
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199341849.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, Political History

Soon after his first inauguration in 1934, New York City mayor Fiorello La Guardia began appointing women into his administration. By the end of his three terms he had installed almost a hundred ... More

The War Guilt Problem and the Ligue des droits de l'homme, 1914-1944

The War Guilt Problem and the Ligue des droits de l'homme, 1914-1944

Norman Ingram

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198827993
eISBN:
9780191866685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827993.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This book contributes in important ways to three distinct historical arguments. First and foremost, it is a significant addition to a still small, but growing, literature on the Ligue des droits de ... More

Welfare and Social Policy in Britain Since 1870Essays in Honour of Jose Harris

Welfare and Social Policy in Britain Since 1870: Essays in Honour of Jose Harris

Lawrence Goldman (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198833048
eISBN:
9780191871399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833048.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

This collection of twelve essays reviews the history of welfare in Britain over the past 150 years, focusing on the ideas that have shaped the development of British social policy and on the thinkers ... More

Dynastic Politics and the British Reformations, 1558-1630

Dynastic Politics and the British Reformations, 1558-1630

Michael Questier

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198826330
eISBN:
9780191865282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826330.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Political History

This volume deals with royal dynastic politics during the post-Reformation period. The royal succession and the business of marriage into other royal and princely families were central to public ... More

Beyond the BarricadesGovernment and State-Building in Post-Revolutionary Prussia, 1848-1858

Beyond the Barricades: Government and State-Building in Post-Revolutionary Prussia, 1848-1858

Anna Ross

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198833826
eISBN:
9780191872204
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833826.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

Beyond the Barricades is an original study of government after the 1848–9 revolutions. It focuses on a number of conservative ministers in Prussia who sought to learn lessons from their experiences ... More

View: