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Outside InThe Transnational Circuitry of US History

Outside In: The Transnational Circuitry of US History

Andrew Preston and Doug Rossinow (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190459840
eISBN:
9780190459888
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190459840.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century, American History: 19th Century

The essays in Outside In show how Americans lived within transnational circuits featuring impacts and influences running in multiple directions. While the field of international history generally ... More

The INS on the LineMaking Immigration Law on the US-Mexico Border, 1917-1954

The INS on the Line: Making Immigration Law on the US-Mexico Border, 1917-1954

S. Deborah Kang

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780199757435
eISBN:
9780190655259
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199757435.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

For much of the twentieth century, Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) officials recognized that the US-Mexico border region was different, confronting a set of political, social, and ... More

The Reinvention of Atlantic SlaveryTechnology, Labor, Race, and Capitalism in the Greater Caribbean

The Reinvention of Atlantic Slavery: Technology, Labor, Race, and Capitalism in the Greater Caribbean

Daniel B. Rood

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190655266
eISBN:
9780190655297
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190655266.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Rood’s book shows how, in an age of industrial growth and expanding antislavery movements, ambitious planters in the Upper US South, Cuba, and Brazil forged a new set of relationships with one ... More

When Life Strikes the PresidentScandal, Death, and Illness in the White House

When Life Strikes the President: Scandal, Death, and Illness in the White House

Jeffrey A. Engel and Thomas J. Knock (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190650759
eISBN:
9780190650780
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190650759.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, American History: 20th Century

This collection explores what happens when life, so to speak, strikes the President of the United States: how illness, personal loss, and scandal have affected a president’s ability to lead, shaped ... More

The War Beat, EuropeThe American Media at War Against Nazi Germany

The War Beat, Europe: The American Media at War Against Nazi Germany

Steven Casey

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190660628
eISBN:
9780190660659
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190660628.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History, American History: 20th Century

From the North African desert to the bloody stalemate in Italy, from the D-Day beaches to the freezing retreat during the Battle of the Bulge, a group of highly courageous correspondents covered the ... More

Policing Transnational ProtestLiberal Imperialism and the Surveillance of Anti-Colonialists in Europe, 1905-1945

Policing Transnational Protest: Liberal Imperialism and the Surveillance of Anti-Colonialists in Europe, 1905-1945

Daniel Brückenhaus

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190660017
eISBN:
9780190660048
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190660017.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Focusing on Britain, France, and Germany, Policing Transnational Protest argues that the growing level of government surveillance and policing in western Europe between 1905 and 1945 provides a ... More

Poets and Prophets of the ResistanceIntellectuals and the Origins of El Salvador's Civil War

Poets and Prophets of the Resistance: Intellectuals and the Origins of El Salvador's Civil War

Joaquín M. Chávez

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199315512
eISBN:
9780190661106
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199315512.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

One of the most potent insurgencies in twentieth-century Latin American history emerged in El Salvador in the 1970s. This book examines the trajectories of urban and peasant intellectuals who ... More

The Enlightenment on TrialOrdinary Litigants and Colonialism in the Spanish Empire

The Enlightenment on Trial: Ordinary Litigants and Colonialism in the Spanish Empire

Bianca Premo

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190638726
eISBN:
9780190638764
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190638726.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Latin American History

This book demonstrates that ordinary, often illiterate colonial subjects of the Spanish empire were among the Enlightenment’s most adept practitioners. Broadly situated within postcolonial debates ... More

Slavery After Rome, 500-1100

Slavery After Rome, 500-1100

Alice Rio

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198704058
eISBN:
9780191773150
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198704058.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Social History

This book offers a substantially new interpretation of what happened to slavery in Western Europe in the centuries that followed the fall of the Roman Empire. The periods at either end of the early ... More

Ottonian Queenship

Ottonian Queenship

Simon MacLean

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198800101
eISBN:
9780191839887
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198800101.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History, Political History

This is the first major study in English of the queens of the Ottonian dynasty (919–1024). The Ottonians, a family from Saxony, are often regarded as the founders of the medieval German kingdom. They ... More

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