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A Cultural History of British Euroscepticism
A Cultural History of British Euroscepticism
M. Spiering
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Why are the British so Euro-sceptic? Forget about tedious treaties, party politics or international relations. The real reason is that the British do not feel European. This book explores and explains the cultural divide between Britain and Europe, w...
A Feminist Perspective on Virtue Ethics
A Feminist Perspective on Virtue Ethics
S. Berges
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:A Feminist Perspective on Virtue Ethics provides of historical survey of feminist virtue ethics, and shows how the ethical theorizing of women in the past can be brought to bear on that of women in the present.
A Global History of Anti-Slavery Politics in the Nineteenth Century
A Global History of Anti-Slavery Politics in the Nineteenth...
W. Mulligan; M....
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:The abolition of slavery across large parts of the world was one of the most significant transformations in the nineteenth century, shaping economies, societies, and political institutions. This book shows how the international context was essential ...
A Hero’s Many Faces
A Hero’s Many Faces
T. Schult
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:Raoul Wallenberg is remembered for his humanitarian activity on behalf of the Hungarian Jews at the end of World War II, and as the Swedish diplomat who disappeared into the Soviet Gulag in 1945. This book examines how thirty-one Wallenberg monuments...
A History of Infanticide in Britain, c. 1600 to the Present
A History of Infanticide in Britain, c. 1600 to the...
A. Kilday
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:The killing of new-born children is an intensely emotional and emotive subject. The hidden nature of this crime has made it an area incredibly difficult subject area for historians to approach up until now. This work provides the first detailed histo...
A History of Japan
A History of Japan
K. Henshall
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:In a rare combination of comprehensive coverage and sustained critical focus, this book examines Japan's progress through its entire history to its current status as an economic, technological, and cultural superpower. A key factor is a pragmatic det...
A History of Lung Cancer
A History of Lung Cancer
C. Timmermann
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:The first comprehensive history of lung cancer from around 1800 to the present day; a story of doctors and patients, hopes and fears, expectations and frustrations. Where most histories of medicine focus on progress, Timmermann asks what happens when...
A History of Prostate Cancer
A History of Prostate Cancer
Helen Valier
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book offers a comprehensive and inclusive insight into the history of prostate cancer and its sufferers. Until recently, little practical help could be offered for men afflicted with the devastating diseases of the genitourinary organs. This ...
A History of the Dublin Metropolitan Police and its Colonial Legacy
A History of the Dublin Metropolitan Police and its...
Anastasia Duko...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book illuminates the neglected history of the Dublin Metropolitan Police – a history that has been long overshadowed by existing historiography, which has traditionally been preoccupied with the more radical aspects of Irish history. It explo...
A Just Society for Ireland? 1964-1987
A Just Society for Ireland? 1964-1987
C. Meehan
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:Drawing on interviews with key players and previously unused archival sources, this book offers a fascinating account of a critical period in Fine Gael's history when the party was challenged to define its place in Irish politics.
A Maçonaria na Europa desde as Origens à Revolução Francesa
A Maçonaria na Europa desde as Origens à Revolução...
Henri Hello
editor: Projecto Apeiron
ano: 2015
descrição:A Franco-Maçonaria deve a sua origem a vários grupos ocultos que se movimentaram em Londres no início do século XVIII. A maçonaria foi o culminar de um longo processo de aglutinações e dissidências das várias doutrinas e ritos praticados pelas socied...
A Political History of the Two Irelands
A Political History of the Two Irelands
B. Walker
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:This ground-breaking political history of the two Irish States provides unique new insights into the 'Troubles' and the peace process. It examines the impact of the fraught dynamics between the competing identities of the Nationalist-Catholic-Irish C...