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  1. Abolitionism and American Politics and Government

    Edited by John R. McKivigan

    Series: History of the American Abolitionist Movement

    These essays demonstrate that support for a more aggressive battle against slavery had been growing for a number of decades before finding broad support among abolitionists in the 1850s. Ultimately the political and more militant wings of abolitionism converged after the start of the Civil War,...

    Published December 1st 1999 by Routledge

  2. Abolitionism and issues of Race and Gender

    By John R. Mckivigan

    Series: History of the American Abolitionist Movement

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 1999 by Routledge

  3. Abolitionism and American law

    Edited by John R. McKivigan

    Series: History of the American Abolitionist Movement

    This volume's essays reveal that the abolitionists' impact on United States law and the Constitution did not end with the Civil War. The immediate postwar Reconstruction amendments were both rooted in the radically anti-positivistic, natural rights philosophy long espoused by the radical political...

    Published December 1st 1999 by Routledge

  4. Naval Strategy in Northeast Asia

    Geo-strategic Goals, Policies and Prospects

    By Duk-Ki Kim

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    Over the past decade, Northeast Asia has been dominated by quite significant strategic change, which is ongoing and brings with it many uncertainties. naval capabilities in Northwest Asia are instrumental in promoting maritime security interests - helping to build a stable security environment...

    Published December 1st 1999 by Routledge

  5. Geopolitics, Geography and Strategy

    Edited by Colin S. Gray, Geoffrey Sloan

    Geopolitical conditions influence all strategic behaviour - even when cooperation among different kinds of military power is expected as the norm, action has to be planned and executed in specific physical environments. The geographical world cannot be avoided, and it happens to be 'organized' into...

    Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Indians in Britain

    Anglo-Indian Encounters, Race and Identity, 1880-1930

    By Shompa Lahiri

    This is an analysis of the nature and impact of the Indian presence in Britain, and British reactions to it. Problems of discrimination, isolation, and deprivation turned many students to politics, they appropriated ideas and institutions, and challenged British metropolitan society....

    Published November 30th 1999 by Routledge

  7. South Africa and the International Media, 1972-1979

    A Struggle for Representation

    By James Sanders

    This book studies the Anglo-American media's representation of South Africa in the 1970s - the international media is shown to have been under continuous pressure from both the South African Dept of Information and the anti-apartheid movement....

    Published November 29th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Flat Racing and British Society, 1790-1914

    A Social and Economic History

    By Mike Huggins

    Series: Sport in the Global Society

    2001 North American Society for Sports History Book of the YearThis volume studies the formative period of racing between 1790 and 1914. This was a time when, despite the opposition of a respectable minority, attendance at horse races, betting on horses, or reading about racing increasingly became...

    Published November 29th 1999 by Routledge

  9. The British Army, Manpower and Society into the Twenty-first Century

    Edited by Hew Strachan

    These essays set the relationship between the Army and society in the context of the 20th century as a whole. They then consider the key areas of current controversy - the pressure on the Army caused by changes in society, the Army's "right to be different", race, homosexuality and gender....

    Published November 29th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Britain and Ireland

    From Home Rule to Independence

    By Jeremy Smith

    Series: Seminar Studies

    Jeremy Smith explores relations between Britain and Ireland during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century with a story that still raises deep passions and bitter disagreements both among historians and within wider public opinion. This examination attempts to chart a more dispassionate...

    Published November 26th 1999 by Routledge