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The United Nations, Intra-state Peacekeeping and Normative Change

The United Nations, Intra-state Peacekeeping and Normative Change

Esref Aksu

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067488
eISBN:
9781781700525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067488.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This study explores the normative dimension of the evolving role of the United Nations in peace and security and, ultimately, in governance. What is dealt with here is both the UN's changing raison ... More

The United States Congress

The United States Congress

Ross English

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719063084
eISBN:
9781781700228
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719063084.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The role of the Congress is essential to any study of American government and politics. It would be impossible to gain a complete understanding of the American system of government without an ... More

The United States, the Soviet Union and the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1948-67Superpower Rivalry

The United States, the Soviet Union and the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1948-67: Superpower Rivalry

Joseph Heller

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781526103826
eISBN:
9781526120915
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526103826.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Four questions stand before the historian of the cold war and the Arab-Israeli conflict: 1) Did Israel and the US have a ‘special relationship’? 2) Were Soviet-Israeli relations destined for failure ... More

University engagement and environmental sustainability

University engagement and environmental sustainability

Patricia Inman and Diana L. Robinson (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719091629
eISBN:
9781781707746
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091629.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

Universities have historically generated knowledge outside of specific local contexts. These pure research methodologies produce knowledge that is carefully partitioned from the practical realities ... More

Unstable UniversalitiesPoststructuralism and Radical Politics

Unstable Universalities: Poststructuralism and Radical Politics

Saul Newman

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719071287
eISBN:
9781781701522
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719071287.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

How do we think about radical politics today, in the wake of the collapse of Marxist-Leninism and the triumph of neo-liberal capitalism? How should radical political theory respond to new challenges ... More

Using Europe: Territorial Party Strategies in a Multi-level System

Using Europe: Territorial Party Strategies in a Multi-level System

Eve Hepburn

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719081385
eISBN:
9781781703236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719081385.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This book explores how regional political parties use Europe to advance their territorial projects in times of rapid state restructuring. It examines the ways in which decentralisation and ... More

Using film as a source

Using film as a source

Sian Barber

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719090301
eISBN:
9781781708958
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090301.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This study guide is intended to provide a starting point for those seeking to use film as a source. It is aimed at those who want to use film and moving image as the basis for research and offers ... More

Vanishing for the voteSuffrage, citizenship and the battle for the census

Vanishing for the vote: Suffrage, citizenship and the battle for the census

Jill Liddington

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719087486
eISBN:
9781781707012
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087486.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

On census night, 2 April 1911, Asquith's Liberal government, which still denied women the vote, ordered every household to comply with its census requirements. So suffragette organizations urged ... More

The Victorian Soldier in Africa

The Victorian Soldier in Africa

Edward M. Spiers

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719061219
eISBN:
9781781700556
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719061219.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This book re-examines the campaign experience of British soldiers in Africa during the period 1874–1902—the zenith of the Victorian imperial expansion—and does so from the perspective of the ... More

Victorians and the Virgin MaryReligion and Gender in England 1830 - 1885

Victorians and the Virgin Mary: Religion and Gender in England 1830 - 1885

Carol Engelhardt Herringer

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719077531
eISBN:
9781781700709
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077531.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This interdisciplinary study of competing representations of the Virgin Mary examines how anxieties about religious and gender identities intersected to create public controversies that, whilst ... More

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