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Oulibertinage: Play and Pudeur in Anne Garréta's Pas un jour
(Edinburgh University Press, 2018-03-01)
Since the turn of the century, women-authored sexual confessions have proliferated. However, these succès de scandale have been paralleled by anxiety regarding self-exposure and a sense that, for women writers, the ‘taboo’ ...
Son of the Sixties -The Controversial Image of Bill Clinton
Bill Clinton's willingness to engage with popular culture, such as appearing on MTV, reinforced the claim he made that as a New Democrat he represented something new ideologically. With his 1963 meeting with John Kennedy, ...
Attempting constitutional reform on the island microjurisdiction of Alderney
(SAGE Publications, 2018-05-11)
Research into state size and democracy has revealed that the very smallest states are more likely to be democratic than their larger counterparts. Being an island, as well as having a British colonial past, is also associated ...
Primitive Liberals and Pirate Tribes: Black-Flag Radicalism and the Kibbo Kift
(Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2018-10-16)
The Age of Catastrophe (1914–1945) has long been considered a crisis of liberalism. As a political platform and moralistic worldview, the hollowness of liberalism’s promise was exposed when total war struck at the heart ...
Response to letter from Wayne Osborn
True Courage: A Song in History
(Oxford University Press, 2018-01-18)
This collection of essays illuminates the social and cultural conditions that made such a varied career possible, offering fresh insights into previously unexplored aspects of late Georgian culture, society, and politics.