1-20 of 5143 Search Results for

Britain

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
...580 Suez Canal: Ferdinand De Lesseps Inquiry into the Opinions of the Commercial Classes of Great Britain on the Suez Ship Canal ferdinand de lesseps dedication To the Members of the British Parliament My Lords and Gentlemen...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391425-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9142-5
... Exhibiting Asia in Britain Commerce, Consumption, and Globalization Durba Ghosh the summer of 2002 was a busy time for Britons and tour- ists in London. The British Library at St. Pancras hosted an ex- hibit...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-052
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
.... TL, Transcript. Travers Buxton,1 Secretary, Anti-Slavery and Aborigines Protection Society,2 to Walter Hines Page,3 U.S. Ambassador to Britain Denison House...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393559-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9355-9
...Introduction Territories of Whiteness in Black Britain The “matter of race” must include stories of whiteness. —Jane Lazarre, Beyond the Whiteness of Whiteness Whiteness changes over time and space and is in no way a transhistorical essence.—Ruth...
Published: 07 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376965-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7696-5
...Conclusion  |  “To Exploit a Larger World to Conquer” C. L. R. James’s Intellectual Conquest of Imperial Britain On November 30, 1938, C. L. R. James addressed a packed rally of the American Socialist Workers’ Party in Irving Plaza, New York...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387046-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8704-6
... part i Close Encounters the archive as contact zone Durba Ghosh s National Narratives and the Politics of Miscegenation britain and india historians long to tell their...
Published: 19 February 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388890-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8889-0
... CHAPTER THIRTEEN continuity or rupture? an argument for secular britain ˜ Ranu Samantrai September 11, 11 March, 7 July: these dates haunt conversations about pluralism in the liberal...
Published: 31 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375340-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7534-0
...CHAPTER 5 HIJABI SHOP WORKERS IN BRITAIN Muslim Style Knowledge as Fashion Capital? ​longside a continued relationship to “ethnic” and modest fash‑ ​ion (chapter 4), most young hijabis craft their look from apparel A available on the high street. Concerned with how...
Published: 15 September 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381815-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8181-5
... DiscourseCoalitions and the Institutionalizationof Practice: The Caseof Acid Rainin Britain Maarten A. Hajer The attitude of the British government in the acid rain controversy...
Published: 08 May 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384397-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8439-7
...lara kriegel The Pudding and the Palace: Labor, Print Culture, and Imperial Britain in 1851 After putting his children to bed on Christmas Eve, Mr. Oldknow, a fictive patriarch, sat in his kitchen and pu√ed on his cigar. Oldknow was the protago- nist of a fantastical tale about a Pudding...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386445-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8644-5
...Naseem Khan Choices for Black Arts in Britain over Thirty Years The description of this session in the program promises a survey of thirty years of Arts Council policy toward black arts in Britain. But we are at the end of a packed and animated conference in which this area has been...
Published: 09 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386278-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8627-8
... CHARLOTTE BRUNSDON LIFESTYLING BRITAIN: THE 8–9 SLOT ON BRITISH TELEVISION There is also the dogma within television, that it is boring to transmit ideas. This is partly...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... RECONCEPTUALIZING ANTIVIOLENCE STRATEGIES Rethinking Antiviolence Strategies Lessons from the Black Women's Movement in Britain Julia Sudbury In April 1998, women activists from Southall Black Sisters,' a Black2 women's...
Published: 12 December 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390534-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9053-4
...the protean notion of design itself, would carry a heavy burden. a heavy wouldof designnotion itself, carry the protean like school, infant Thearts. industrial Britain’s of salvation the later,as factures.” manu to arts the of “application the in designerswould-be instructing...
Published: 12 April 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393566-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9356-6
... — Part I — home and away Mapping Imperial Cultures — 1 — Rules of Thumb British History and ‘‘Imperial Culture’’ in Nineteenth-Century and Twentieth-Century Britain I cannot help thinking that in discussions of this...
Published: 12 April 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393566-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9356-6
... — 5 — When Was Britain? Nostalgia for the Nation at the End of the ‘‘American Century’’ By now it is practically axiomatic that rumors about the death of the nation in an age of postcolonialism and globalization are premature. No- where...
Published: 12 April 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393566-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9356-6
... — 10 — Recapturing Jane Eyre Reflections on Historicizing the Colonial Encounter in Victorian Britain Bertha Mason is introduced into the text by a ‘‘low, slow ha! ha The sound of this laughter reverberates through feminist literary...
Published: 12 April 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393566-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9356-6
... — 11 — From Child Bride to ‘‘Hindoo Lady’’ Rukhmabai and the Debate on Sexual Respectability in Imperial Britain In March 1884, Dadaji Bhikaji petitioned the Bombay High Court to direct that his wife, Rukhmabai, move into his house and...
Published: 06 September 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395645-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9564-5
... Chapter One Mainstreaming Masculinity Bhangra Boyz and Belonging in Britain In 1998 I met with Sunny Suri, the son of the owner of Metro Music, a well- known South Asian music shop in Southall, London. I wanted to discuss the state of the bhangra...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396505-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9650-5
...III The Romance of Consumption ~ William B. Warner 9 Formulating Fiction Romancing the General Reader in Early Modern Britain ~ The global circulation and undisciplined plurality of novels so evi• dent from other essays in this collection may have first...