Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-10 of 10 items for:

  • Recently Published x
Clear All

View:

Contesting the CityThe Politics of Citizenship in English Towns, 1250 - 1530

Contesting the City: The Politics of Citizenship in English Towns, 1250 - 1530

Christian D. Liddy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198705208
eISBN:
9780191774270
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198705208.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Cultural History

The political narrative of late medieval English towns is often reduced to the story of the gradual intensification of oligarchy, in which power was exercised and projected by an ever smaller ruling ... More

Electing the Pope in Early Modern Italy, 1450-1700

Electing the Pope in Early Modern Italy, 1450-1700

Miles Pattenden

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198797449
eISBN:
9780191838804
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797449.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

This is a book about how popes were selected in early modern Italy. But more importantly, it is a book about the problems selection by election created for the cardinals and other early modern ... More

The End of OutragePost-Famine Adjustment in Rural Ireland

The End of Outrage: Post-Famine Adjustment in Rural Ireland

Breandán Mac Suibhne

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198738619
eISBN:
9780191801884
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738619.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

In 1856 Patrick McGlynn, a young schoolmaster in west Donegal, Ireland, turned informer on the Molly Maguires, a secret combination that, from the Great Famine of the late 1840s, had been responsible ... More

Future HistoryGlobal Fantasies in Seventeenth-Century American and British Writings

Future History: Global Fantasies in Seventeenth-Century American and British Writings

Kristina Bross

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190665135
eISBN:
9780190665166
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190665135.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, Historiography

Future History analyzes English and American writings that imagine England on a global stage well before England became an empire or the United States became a global power. Through close readings, ... More

A Generous VisionThe Creative Life of Elaine de Kooning

A Generous Vision: The Creative Life of Elaine de Kooning

Cathy Curtis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190498474
eISBN:
9780190498504
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190498474.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, American History: 20th Century

Elaine de Kooning (1918–1989) was a noted art critic and artist, and a prime mover in the New York art world. She was a vivacious social catalyst. Her sparkling wit enlivened meetings of the Club, ... More

The Intellectual Struggle for FlorenceHumanists and the Beginnings of the Medici Regime, 1420-1440

The Intellectual Struggle for Florence: Humanists and the Beginnings of the Medici Regime, 1420-1440

Arthur Field

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198791089
eISBN:
9780191833625
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791089.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Ideas

The book is an analysis of the ideology that developed in Florence with the rise of the Medici during the early fifteenth century, a period long recognized as the most formative of the early ... More

Islamic Palace Architecture in the Western MediterraneanA History

Islamic Palace Architecture in the Western Mediterranean: A History

Felix Arnold

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190624552
eISBN:
9780190624576
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190624552.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

Palaces like the Aljafería and the Alhambra rank among the highest achievements of the Islamic world. In recent years archaeological work at Córdoba, Kairouan and many other sites has vastly ... More

Socialism and the Experience of TimeIdealism and the Present in Modern France

Socialism and the Experience of Time: Idealism and the Present in Modern France

Julian Wright

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780199533589
eISBN:
9780191841965
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199533589.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History, Cultural History

How do we make social democracy? Should we seize the unknown possibilities offered by the future, or does lasting change really occur when we focus our attention on the immediate present in which we ... More

Victorian MuslimAbdullah Quilliam and Islam in the West

Victorian Muslim: Abdullah Quilliam and Islam in the West

Jamie Gilham and Ron Geaves (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190688349
eISBN:
9780190848477
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190688349.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

After formally announcing his conversion to Islam in the late 1880s, the Liverpool lawyer William Henry Abdullah Quilliam publicly propagated his new faith and established the first community of ... More

Who Should Rule?Men of Arms, the Republic of Letters, and the Fall of the Spanish Empire

Who Should Rule?: Men of Arms, the Republic of Letters, and the Fall of the Spanish Empire

Monica Ricketts

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190494889
eISBN:
9780190494919
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190494889.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History, Latin American History

This book examines the rise of men of letters and military officers as new and competing political actors in two central areas of the Spanish world: the viceroyalty of Peru and Spain. This was a ... More

View: