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The Last Yugoslav GenerationThe Rethinking of Youth Politics and Cultures in Late Socialism

The Last Yugoslav Generation: The Rethinking of Youth Politics and Cultures in Late Socialism

Ljubica Spaskovska

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526106315
eISBN:
9781526124210
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526106315.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The book examines the role of the elite representatives of ‘the last Yugoslav generation’ from the spheres of media, art, culture and politics in rearticulating and redefining Yugoslav socialism and ... More

Rethinking Modern Prostheses in Anglo-American Commodity Cultures, 1820-1939

Rethinking Modern Prostheses in Anglo-American Commodity Cultures, 1820-1939

Claire L. Jones (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526101426
eISBN:
9781526124166
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526101426.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Drawing together essays written by scholars from Great Britain and the United States, this book provides an important contribution to the emerging field of disability history. It explores the ... More

Pauper PoliciesPoor Law Practice in England, 1780-1850

Pauper Policies: Poor Law Practice in England, 1780-1850

Samantha A. Shave

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780719089633
eISBN:
9781526124142
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719089633.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Pauper Policies examines how policies under both old and New Poor Laws were conceived, adopted, implemented, developed or abandoned. The author engages with recent literature on the experience and ... More

Robert Guédiguian

Robert Guédiguian

Joseph Mai

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780719096471
eISBN:
9781526124104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096471.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book provides a comprehensive account of Robert Guédiguian’s numerous films since 1980, combining stylistic analyses with historical, political, and generic context. More importantly, it makes ... More

Tracing the Cultural Legacy of Irish CatholicismFrom Galway to Cloyne and Beyond

Tracing the Cultural Legacy of Irish Catholicism: From Galway to Cloyne and Beyond

Eamon Maher and Eugene O'Brien (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526101068
eISBN:
9781526124197
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526101068.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This book engages with the spectacular disenchantment with Catholicism in Ireland over the relatively short period of four decades. It begins with the visit of Pope John Paul II in 1979 and in ... More

Everyday Resistance, Peacebuilding and State-MakingInsights from 'Africa's World War'

Everyday Resistance, Peacebuilding and State-Making: Insights from 'Africa's World War'

Marta Iñiguez de Heredia

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526108760
eISBN:
9781526124203
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526108760.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Everyday resistance, peacebuilding and state-making addresses debates on liberal peace and the policies of peacebuilding through a theoretical and empirical study of resistance in peacebuilding ... More

English Benedictine Nuns in Exile in the Seventeenth CenturyLiving Spirituality

English Benedictine Nuns in Exile in the Seventeenth Century: Living Spirituality

Laurence Lux-Sterritt

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526110022
eISBN:
9781526124227
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526110022.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Between 1598 and 1800, an estimated 3, 271 Catholic women left England to enter convents on the Continent. This study focuses more particularly upon those who became Benedictines in the seventeenth ... More

Law in Popular BeliefMyth and Reality

Law in Popular Belief: Myth and Reality

Anthony Amatrudo and Regina Rauxloh (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780719097836
eISBN:
9781526123985
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719097836.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

In recent years there has been a significant growth in interest of the so-called “law in context” extending legal studies beyond black letter law. This book looks at the relationship between written ... More

The Politics of VaccinationA Global History

The Politics of Vaccination: A Global History

Christine Holmberg, Stuart Blume, and Paul Greenough (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526110886
eISBN:
9781526124272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526110886.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

In this book scholars from across the globe investigate changes in ‘society’ and ‘nation’ over time through the lens of immunisation. Such an analysis unmasks the idea of vaccination as a simple ... More

Sunningdale, the Ulster Workers' Council Strike and the Struggle for Democracy in Northern Ireland

Sunningdale, the Ulster Workers' Council Strike and the Struggle for Democracy in Northern Ireland

David McCann and Cillian McGrattan (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780719099519
eISBN:
9781526124128
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099519.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Version 1 The ‘Sunningdale experiment’ of 1973-74 witnessed the first attempt at establishing peace in Northern Ireland based on power-sharing. However, its provisions, particularly the cross-border ... More

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