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Legacies of the Magdalen LaundriesCommemoration, Gender, and the Postcolonial Carceral State

Legacies of the Magdalen Laundries: Commemoration, Gender, and the Postcolonial Carceral State

Miriam Haughton, Mary McAuliffe, and Emilie Pine (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526150806
eISBN:
9781526166555
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526150813
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Legacies of the Magdalen Laundries brings together a range of perspectives on Magdalen history, experience, and representation and, indeed, institutionalisation in Ireland. It attends to many ... More

The Postsocialist ContemporaryThe Institutionalization of Artistic Practice in Eastern Europe After 1989

The Postsocialist Contemporary: The Institutionalization of Artistic Practice in Eastern Europe After 1989

Octavian Esanu

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526158000
eISBN:
9781526166487
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526158017
Subject:
Art, Art History

The postsocialist contemporary intervenes, from the historical perspective of Eastern Europe, in a wider conversation about “contemporary art.” It departs from, and revolves around, a concrete case ... More

De-Centering Queer TheoryCommunist Sexuality in the Flow During and after the Cold War

De-Centering Queer Theory: Communist Sexuality in the Flow During and after the Cold War

Bogdan Popa

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526156952
eISBN:
9781526166739
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526156945
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

An influential concept in North American queer studies, gender has been forged as part of the anti-communist Cold War and became one of its key analytics at the beginning of the 1990s. In tracing the ... More

Surrealist Sabotage and the War on Work

Surrealist Sabotage and the War on Work

Abigail Susik

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526155016
eISBN:
9781526166470
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526155023
Subject:
Art, Art Theory and Criticism

Surrealist sabotage and the war on work is an art-historical study devoted to international surrealism’s critique of wage labour and its demand for non-alienated work between the 1920s and the 1970s. ... More

Border PorositiesMovements of People, Objects, and Ideas in the Southern Balkans

Border Porosities: Movements of People, Objects, and Ideas in the Southern Balkans

Rozita Dimova

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526140630
eISBN:
9781526166432
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526140647
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This book is a theoretical and ethnographic study of the shifting border between the Republic of North Macedonia and Greece. The central argument is that political borders between states not only ... More

Friends and EnemiesThe Allies and Neutral Ireland in the Second World War

Friends and Enemies: The Allies and Neutral Ireland in the Second World War

Karen Garner

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526157294
eISBN:
9781526166616
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526100856
Subject:
History, Military History

Friends and enemies: The Allies and neutral Ireland in the Second World War examines the personal friendships and embittered conflicts among British, American, and Irish national leaders, their ... More

Oil and the Political Economy in the Middle EastPost-2014 Adjustment Policies of the Arab Gulf and Beyond

Oil and the Political Economy in the Middle East: Post-2014 Adjustment Policies of the Arab Gulf and Beyond

Martin Beck and Thomas Richter (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526149091
eISBN:
9781526166654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526149107
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This book contains the first comprehensive analysis of the Middle Eastern political economy in response to the oil price decline in 2014. The introductory and concluding chapters also touch upon the ... More

The Red and the BlackThe Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic

The Red and the Black: The Russian Revolution and the Black Atlantic

David Featherstone and Christian Høgsbjerg (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526144300
eISBN:
9781526166692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526144317
Subject:
History, Social History

The introduction sets out the ways in which the volume uses an engagement with the inspiring international reverberations of the Russian Revolution across the Black Atlantic world to understand the ... More

Rules and EthicsPerspectives from Anthropology and History

Rules and Ethics: Perspectives from Anthropology and History

Morgan Clarke and Emily Corran (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526148902
eISBN:
9781526166456
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526148919
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This book examines the importance of rules for many of the world’s great moral traditions. Ethical systems characterised by detailed rules – Islamic sharia and Christian casuistry are notable ... More

Celebrities, Heroes and ChampionsPopular Politicians in the Age of Reform, 1810-67

Celebrities, Heroes and Champions: Popular Politicians in the Age of Reform, 1810-67

Simon James Morgan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781526117434
eISBN:
9781526166722
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526117441
Subject:
History, Social History

Celebrities, heroes and champions explores the role of the popular politician across a range of political movements and wider British and Irish society from the Napoleonic Wars to the Second Reform ... More

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