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Class and Community in Provincial Ireland, 1851–1914
Class and Community in Provincial Ireland, 1851–1...
Brian Casey
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book explores the experience of small farmers, labourers and graziers in provincial Ireland from the immediacy of the Famine until the eve of World War One. During this period of immense social and political change, they came to grips with the p...
Classical Culture and Witchcraft in Medieval and Renaissance Italy
Classical Culture and Witchcraft in Medieval and Renaissance...
Marina Montesa...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book explores the relationships between ancient witchcraft and its modern incarnation, and by doing so fills an important gap in the historiography. It is often noted that stories of witchcraft circulated in Greek and Latin classical texts, and ...
Cognitive Ecologies and the History of Remembering
Cognitive Ecologies and the History of Remembering
E. Tribble; N....
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:This book unites research in philosophy and cognitive science with cultural history to re-examine memory in early modern religious practices. Offering an ecological approach to memory and culture, it argues that models derived from Extended Mind and ...
Cold War Rivalry and the Perception of the American West
Cold War Rivalry and the Perception of the American...
P. Goral
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book demonstrates how the two adversaries of the Cold War, West Germany and East Germany, endeavored to create two distinct and unique German identities. In their endeavor to claim legitimacy, the German cinematic representation of the American ...
Colonialism in Greenland
Colonialism in Greenland
Søren Rud
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book explores how the Danish authorities governed the colonized population in Greenland in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Two competing narratives of colonialism dominate in Greenland as well as Denmark. One narrative portrays the Danis...
Colonization, Piracy, and Trade in Early Modern Europe
Colonization, Piracy, and Trade in Early Modern E...
Estelle Paranque...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This collection brings together essays examining the international influence of queens, other female rulers, and their representatives from 1450 through 1700, an era of expanding colonial activity and sea trade. As Europe rose in prominence geopoliti...
Commemoration and Oblivion in Royalist Print Culture, 1658-1667
Commemoration and Oblivion in Royalist Print Culture...
Erin Peters
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book explores the measures taken by the newly re-installed monarchy and its supporters to address the drastic events of the previous two decades. Profoundly preoccupied with - and, indeed, anxious about - the uses and representations of the nati...
Communal Labor in Colonial Kenya
Communal Labor in Colonial Kenya
O. Okia
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:This book advances research into the government-forced labor used widely in colonial Kenya from 1930 to 1963 after the passage of the International Labor Organization’s Forced Labour Convention. While the 1930 Convention intended to mark the suppress...
Consumption and Literature
Consumption and Literature
C. Lawlor
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:This book seeks to explain how consumption - a horrible disease - came to be the glamorous and artistic Romantic malady. It tries to explain the disparity between literary myth and bodily reality, by examining literature and medicine from the Renaiss...
Contagionism Catches On
Contagionism Catches On
Margaret DeLacy
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book shows how contagionism evolved in eighteenth century Britain and describes the consequences of this evolution. By the late eighteenth century, the British medical profession was divided between traditionalists, who attributed acute diseases...
Contesting Orthodoxy in Medieval and Early Modern Europe
Contesting Orthodoxy in Medieval and Early Modern...
Louise Nyholm Kallestrup...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book breaks with three common scholarly barriers of periodization, discipline and geography in its exploration of the related themes of heresy, magic and witchcraft. It sets aside constructed chronological boundaries, and in doing so aims to ach...
Converso Non-Conformism in Early Modern Spain
Converso Non-Conformism in Early Modern Spain
Kevin Ingram
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book examines the effects of Jewish conversions to Christianity in late medieval Spanish society. Ingram focuses on these converts and their descendants (known as conversos) not as Judaizers, but as Christian humanists, mystics and evangelists, ...