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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (142): 57–71.
Published: 01 January 2022
... of the working classes in postwar Britain; she achieved notoriety because of the murder and execution. This essay uses archives of press photography to examine the diverse ways in which Ellis constructed her identity and was represented to the public as a sexualized woman. It attempts a feminist encounter...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (104): 103–125.
Published: 01 May 2009
...: Postwar Immigration to the Heart of Empire John Corbally In 1950s Britain, newly arrived immigrants in need of cheap lodgings were con- fronted with signs declaring “No Blacks, no dogs, no Irish.” Since then, the recogni- tion of racism as a legitimate subject of scholarly inquiry has...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (87): 139–145.
Published: 01 October 2003
... as practiced by postwar politicians. In 1955, Winston Churchill proposed the electoral slogan “Keep Britain White.”10 Some members of Parliament, such as Enoch Powell, viciously tied the economic and social problems of postwar Britain to the presence...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (138): 60–81.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Rosa Hamilton Abstract This article argues that a uniquely queer anti-fascism emerged in the early 1970s led by transgender and gender-nonconforming people and cisgender lesbians against postwar fascism in western Europe. In Britain, Germany, France, Italy, and Spain, queer anti-fascists drew...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (104): 1–3.
Published: 01 May 2009
... and racism as experienced by the Irish in postwar Britain, while the historiography of race and racialization in Ireland is examined by Steve Garner. Both Corbally and Garner scrutinize the social structure of race as defined and contextualized by power relations in Britain and Ireland...
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Radical History Review (2002) 2002 (83): 193–197.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... Powell and Pressburger present this social world as an organic solution to class division in postwar Britain. The ultimate union of the English fortune hunter 14-Mayhall.btw 4/23/02 4:44 PM Page 196 196 Radical History Review and the Scottish lord...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (104): 173–175.
Published: 01 May 2009
... dissertation at the University of Califor­ nia, Davis. His project compares British attitudes toward Irish, Caribbean, and South Asian migrants in postwar Britain and explores migrants’ experiences as citizens, tenants, and workers, including different forms of social and political organization among...
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Radical History Review (2012) 2012 (114): 113–138.
Published: 01 October 2012
...   Radical History Review very few subways for a subterranean crossing along the wide and busy roads espe- cially affected women and children who were afraid of the underground.14 Alas, old habits and new speed did not match. In postwar Britain, the PA campaigned against “the eviction...
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Radical History Review (1991) 1991 (49): 148–154.
Published: 01 January 1991
... contribution to the emerging postwar order. In addition, differencesin the political cultures of Britain and the United States, and the lack of a strong tradition of cold war liberalism, meant that in Britain a revisionist hktorbg- mphy of tk Cold War and its origins never really developed...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (57): 203–220.
Published: 01 October 1993
...- tion between everyday life and public memories. Fourth, from the late 1960s to the revival of the Right, there has been a process in which England has become ”re-racialized.” This complex historical transformation has depended upon the massive social changes in postwar Britain, as well...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (70): 149–155.
Published: 01 January 1998
...Daniel J. Sherman Copyright © 1998 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1998 THE PAST IN PRINT Culture War? Daniel J. Sherman Joanna Bourke, Dismembering the Male: Men‘s Bodies, Britain, and the Great...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (138): 1–9.
Published: 01 October 2020
... implicitly reduces them to the status of “belated anti-fascists.” 20 Apart from a handful of studies of postwar anti-fascism in Britain by Nigel Copsey, Dave Renton, and others, the English-language literature written by professional historians on postwar anti-fascists confronting the far right is minimal...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (57): 98–115.
Published: 01 October 1993
... as these were initially laid down in his early work on Britain, nuanced and to some extent radical- ized in his studies on Western Marxism, and finally challenged in his more recent essays on major European thinkers outside the ambit of either classical or Western Marxist thought. We shall...
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Radical History Review (1989) 1989 (44): 185–189.
Published: 01 May 1989
...-189 186 / RADICAL HISTORY REVIEW breaks which spread through France and Germany and seemed for a time to promise democracy for much of the rest of Europe. Most postwar labor historians began from the Marxist premise that Britain, the sole possessor of an industrialized proletariat...
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Radical History Review (1988) 1988 (40): 115–129.
Published: 01 January 1988
.... The military alliance between the Soviet Union and the western powers was basically one of expedience. For the Soviets it was req- uisite for survival; for Britain and the United States it was motivated by the desire to avoid a protracted fight on the European continent and let "Germany and the Soviet...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (138): 108–130.
Published: 01 October 2020
..., so as to find the Third Way NF an appropriate place in the history of contemporary fascism(s). Copyright © 2020 by MARHO: The Radical Historians’ Organization, Inc. 2020 Britain National Front neofascism radicalism transnational fascism In September 1988, three leading members...
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Radical History Review (1985) 1985 (33): 95–116.
Published: 01 May 1985
... markets: Great Britain. In 1913 Great Britain exported over $300 million worth of products to South America, and had nearly $4 bil- lion invested in the region, America, in stark contrast, exported only $178 million worth of goods to the area, and its investments totalled a mere $173 ~nillion...
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Radical History Review (2006) 2006 (95): 149–172.
Published: 01 May 2006
... — and to appreciate the role of India, and Indians, as sites of translation between one anglophone empire (Britain) and another (the United States). And yet in suggesting this I do not wish to reclaim formerly Eurocentric ver- sions of cosmopolitanism as postcolonial Indian property (“natives” can be cosmo...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 201–205.
Published: 01 January 1994
...-an insight virtually unheard of a decade ago. Articles covering Scandinavia, England, France, Germany, ltaly, and Spain disagree, however, about the meaning of this centrality, and about the effects of the welfare state on women. Using Britain as a case study, Jane Lewis offers the bleakest...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (119): 216–231.
Published: 01 May 2014
... of sovereign rights and self-­determination that had taken shape in the postwar world. The moral case against apartheid, indicting the policy as contrary to interna- tional norms, was a powerful tool for the mobilization of popular antiapartheid sen- timent in 1950s Britain. The most well-­known...