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College Communities AbroadEducation, Migration and Catholicism in Early Modern Europe

College Communities Abroad: Education, Migration and Catholicism in Early Modern Europe

Liam Chambers and Thomas O'Connor (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781784995140
eISBN:
9781526132239
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784995140.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

In the early modern period, Catholic communities in Protestant jurisdictions were impelled to establish colleges for the education and formation of students in more hospitable Catholic territories. ... More

Debating Tudor policy in sixteenth-century Ireland'Reform' treatises and political discourse

Debating Tudor policy in sixteenth-century Ireland: 'Reform' treatises and political discourse

David Heffernan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526118165
eISBN:
9781526136138
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526118165.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

During the sixteenth-century officials and interested parties in Ireland composed hundreds of papers on crown policy in the country and sent them to the metropolitan government in England. The ... More

Frontiers of servitudeSlavery in narratives of the early French Atlantic

Frontiers of servitude: Slavery in narratives of the early French Atlantic

Michael Harrigan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526122261
eISBN:
9781526136183
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122261.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Based on original research into little-examined printed and archival sources, this book explores the fundamental ideas behind early French thinking about Atlantic slavery by asking three central ... More

Henry Dresser and Victorian OrnithologyBirds, Books and Business

Henry Dresser and Victorian Ornithology: Birds, Books and Business

Henry A. McGhie

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781784994136
eISBN:
9781526132307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784994136.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This book explores the life of Henry Dresser (1838–1915), one of the most productive British ornithologists of the mid-late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; it is also an exploration of ... More

The Hippie TrailA History

The Hippie Trail: A History

Sharif Gemie and Brian Ireland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781526114624
eISBN:
9781526132437
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526114624.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This is the first history of the hippy trail. Based on interviews and self-published works, it records the joys and pains of budget travel out to Kathmandu, India, Afghanistan and other ‘points east’ ... More

In Pursuit of PoliticsEducation and Revolution in Eighteenth-Century France

In Pursuit of Politics: Education and Revolution in Eighteenth-Century France

Adrian O'Connor

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781526120564
eISBN:
9781526132314
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526120564.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In pursuit of politics offers a new interpretation of debates over education and politics in the early years of the French Revolution. Following these debates from the 1760s to the early years of the ... More

Intellectual disabilityA conceptual history, 1200-1900

Intellectual disability: A conceptual history, 1200-1900

Patrick McDonagh, C. F. Goodey, and Tim Stainton (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526125316
eISBN:
9781526136213
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526125316.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This collection explores how concepts of intellectual or learning disability evolved from a range of influences, gradually developing from earlier and decidedly distinct concepts, including ‘idiocy’ ... More

John of Salisbury and the medieval Roman renaissance

John of Salisbury and the medieval Roman renaissance

Irene O'Daly

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526109491
eISBN:
9781526132338
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109491.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

John of Salisbury (c. 1120–80) is a key figure of the twelfth-century renaissance. A student at the cosmopolitan schools of medieval Paris, an associate of Thomas Becket and an acute commentator on ... More

Labour, British radicalism and the First World War

Labour, British radicalism and the First World War

Lucy Bland and Richard Carr (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526109293
eISBN:
9781526136015
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526109293.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This volume offers a series of new essays on the British left – broadly interpreted – during the First World War. Dealing with grassroots case studies of unionism from Bristol to the North East of ... More

Nobility and patrimony in modern France

Nobility and patrimony in modern France

Elizabeth C. Macknight

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526120519
eISBN:
9781526136169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526120519.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Châteaux and landed estates, family portraits, names, titles and coats of arms are symbols of aristocratic identity and integral to the collective memory of nobility. In this study of tangible and ... More

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