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‘Guilty Women’, Foreign Policy, and Appeasement in Inter-War Britain
‘Guilty Women’, Foreign Policy, and Appeasement in...
Julie V. Gottl...
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:British women were deeply invested in foreign policy between the wars. This study casts new light on the turn to international affairs in feminist politics, the gendered representation and experience of the Munich Crisis, and the profound impression ...
5/1/1968
5/1/1968
J. Jackson; A. Milne...
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:The events of 1968 are often seen purely as a student revolution, but impacted on every aspect of French society – theatre, film, sexuality, race, the countryside, the factories. This volume explores the full diversity of this extraordinary upheaval,...
A Cultural History of British Euroscepticism
A Cultural History of British Euroscepticism
M. Spiering
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Why are the British so Euro-sceptic? Forget about tedious treaties, party politics or international relations. The real reason is that the British do not feel European. This book explores and explains the cultural divide between Britain and Europe, w...
A Fascist Century
A Fascist Century
Matthew Feldman...
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:Ten essays on the nature of fascism by a leading scholar in the field, focusing on how to understand and apply fascist ideology to various movements since the twentieth century, Mussolini's prophesied 'fascist century'. Includes studies of fascism's ...
A Hero’s Many Faces
A Hero’s Many Faces
T. Schult
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Raoul Wallenberg is remembered for his humanitarian activity on behalf of the Hungarian Jews at the end of World War II, and as the Swedish diplomat who disappeared into the Soviet Gulag in 1945. This book examines how thirty-one Wallenberg monuments...
A History of Charisma
A History of Charisma
J. Potts
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book traces the history of the word 'charisma', and the various meanings assigned to it, from its first century origins in Christian theology to its manifestations in twenty-first century politics and culture, while considering how much of the w...
A History of Foreign Students in Britain
A History of Foreign Students in Britain
H. Perraton
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Foreign students have travelled to Britain for centuries and, from the beginning, attracted controversy. This book explores changing British policy and practice, and changing student experience, set within the context of British social and political ...
A History of Infanticide in Britain, c. 1600 to the Present
A History of Infanticide in Britain, c. 1600 to the...
A. Kilday
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:The killing of new-born children is an intensely emotional and emotive subject. The hidden nature of this crime has made it an area incredibly difficult subject area for historians to approach up until now. This work provides the first detailed histo...
A History of Japan
A History of Japan
K. Henshall
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:In a rare combination of comprehensive coverage and sustained critical focus, this book examines Japan's progress through its entire history to its current status as an economic, technological, and cultural superpower. A key factor is a pragmatic det...
A History of Lung Cancer
A History of Lung Cancer
C. Timmermann
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:The first comprehensive history of lung cancer from around 1800 to the present day; a story of doctors and patients, hopes and fears, expectations and frustrations. Where most histories of medicine focus on progress, Timmermann asks what happens when...
A History of Prostate Cancer
A History of Prostate Cancer
Helen Valier
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book offers a comprehensive and inclusive insight into the history of prostate cancer and its sufferers. Until recently, little practical help could be offered for men afflicted with the devastating diseases of the genitourinary organs. This ...
A History of the Dublin Metropolitan Police and its Colonial Legacy
A History of the Dublin Metropolitan Police and its...
Anastasia Duko...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book illuminates the neglected history of the Dublin Metropolitan Police – a history that has been long overshadowed by existing historiography, which has traditionally been preoccupied with the more radical aspects of Irish history. It explo...