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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, ...
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 ...
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.
Images of Empathy: Representations of Force Feeding in Votes for Women
Belgian Rule and its Afterlives: Colonialism, Developmentalism and Mobutism in the Tanganyika District, Southeastern DR-Congo, 1885-1985
(Cambridge University Press, 2017-11-10)
The arrival of Belgian rule in the late nineteenth century initiated significant changes in the labour history of Tanganyika, a province in the southeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), as well the discursive ...
Savage Warfare: Violence and the Rule of Colonial Difference in Early British Counterinsurgency
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2018-04-02)
Empiricism in the Library: Medicine’s Case Histories
(University of Chicago Press, 2017)