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Britain in Global Politics Volume 1
Britain in Global Politics Volume 1
C. Baxter; M. Dockrill...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This volume of essays focuses upon Britain's international and imperial role from the mid-Victorian era through until the immediate aftermath of the Second World War. Individual chapters by acknowledged authorities in their field deal with a variety ...
Britain Through Muslim Eyes
Britain Through Muslim Eyes
Claire Chambers
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:What did Britain look like to the Muslims who visited and lived in the country in increasing numbers from the late eighteenth century onwards? This book is a literary history of representations of Muslims in Britain from the late eighteenth century t...
Britain, France, West Germany and the People's Republic of China, 1969–1982
Britain, France, West Germany and the People's Republic...
Martin Albers
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book focuses on helping readers to fill the gap of the little known history between Western Europe and its most important trading partner: the People’s Republic of China. Inspired by the economic and political signifance of Sino-European relatio...
Britain, Ireland and the Italian Risorgimento
Britain, Ireland and the Italian Risorgimento
N. Carter
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This book offers a unique and fascinating examination of British and Irish responses to Italian independence and unification in the mid-nineteenth century. Chapters explore the interplay of religion, politics, exile, feminism, colonialism and romanti...
Britain’s Last Religious Revival?
Britain’s Last Religious Revival?
C. Field
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This is a major contribution to scholarly debates on the chronology and nature of secularization in modern Britain. Combining historical and social scientific insights, it analyses a range of statistical evidence for the 'long 1950s', testing (and la...
Britain's Imperial Muse
Britain's Imperial Muse
C. Hagerman
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Britain's Imperial Muse explores the classics' contribution to British imperialism and to the experience of empire in India through the long 19th century. It reveals the classics role as a foundational source for positive conceptions of empire and a ...
British Diplomacy and US Hegemony in Cuba, 1898-1964
British Diplomacy and US Hegemony in Cuba, 1898-1...
Christopher Hu...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:An analysis of Cuba's history from a British diplomatic perspective during the period of US political and economic domination, from 1898 to 1964. It investigates how Britain attempted to protect its trade and other interests in the island, whilst alw...
British Idealism and the Concept of the Self
British Idealism and the Concept of the Self
W. J. Mander; Stamatoula...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book reassesses the origins, development and legacy of the philosophy of the British idealists, demonstrating the enduring relevance of their thought for the modern discipline. This body of work coheres around the single unifying theme of the...
British Military Withdrawal and the Rise of Regional Cooperation in South-East Asia, 1964-73
British Military Withdrawal and the Rise of Regional...
S. Thompson
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This book examines the links between Britain's withdrawal from its east of Suez role and the establishment of South-East Asian regional security arrangements. The link between these two events is not direct, but a relationship existed, which is impor...
British Muslim Politics
British Muslim Politics
P. Akhtar
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Although there has emerged a huge interest in the Muslim communities in Britain since 9/11 and 7/7, few academic studies have focused on the political processes within Muslim communities and the impacts these have on civic engagement. This book exami...
British Policy in the Persian Gulf, 1961-1968
British Policy in the Persian Gulf, 1961-1968
Palgrave Macmillan...
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:An in-depth analysis of Great Britain's policy in the oil-rich Persian Gulf region during the last years of British imperialism in the area, covering the period from the independence of Kuwait to the decision of the Wilson Government to withdraw from...
British Women's Life Writing, 1760-1840
British Women's Life Writing, 1760-1840
A. Culley
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:British Women's Life Writing, 1760-1840 brings together for the first time a wide range of print and manuscript sources to demonstrate women's innovative approach to self-representation. It examines canonical writers, such as Mary Wollstonecraft, Mar...