Category: European History
By Susan Zimmermann
Brings jointly the research of older, ordinarily neighborhood welfare regulations with the background of social coverage constructed through the nation and operated at a countrywide point. Explores additionally the interplay of assorted layers of and actors in welfare coverage, i.e. of bad aid, social reform guidelines and the unfolding welfare kingdom over the years, together with frequently ignored components of those rules equivalent to e.g. protecting rules on the paintings position, housing coverage, baby safety, and prostitution policies.
Demonstrates how definitions of what constituted want have served traditionally to provide divergent visions and therapy of female and male poverty, and the way those ancient biases have persevered to form the conceptual equipment of study into the heritage of welfare and social policies.
By Barbara Törnquist-Plewa
Scholars have dedicated massive strength to knowing the historical past of ethnic detoxification in Europe, reconstructing particular occasions, kingdom guidelines, and the lived reviews of sufferers. but less awareness has been given to how those incidents persist in collective reminiscence this present day. This quantity brings jointly interdisciplinary case stories carried out in important and japanese eu towns, exploring how present-day population "remember" earlier cases of ethnic detoxing, and the way they comprehend the cultural historical past of teams that vanished of their wake. jointly those contributions supply insights into extra common questions of collective reminiscence and the formation of nationwide identity.
By Guy Vanthemsche
By Marc Bloch
First released in English in 1973, The Royal contact explores the supernatural personality that was once lengthy attributed to royal energy. all through heritage, either France and England claimed to carry kings with therapeutic powers who, through their contact, may healing humans from all strands of society from sickness and sickness. certainly, the belief of royalty as anything unbelievable and sacred used to be universal to the full of Western Europe. utilizing the paintings of either expert students and of medical professionals, this paintings stands as a contribution to the political background of Europe.
By Mark Greengrass
By Philippe Aziz
Milhares de crianças, deficientes, homossexuais, ciganos, judeus e até alemães dissidentes, prisioneiros de uma ideologia que os renegava da própria condição humana, foram alvo de atrozes experiências médicas com o objetivo aniquilar as raças inferiores ou ajudar no esforço de guerra. Foi o apogeu da crueldade do Terceiro Reich, um delírio científico que choca e repugna. E que deve ser lido para nunca ser esquecido.
By Alice Green
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By Paul F. Crawford
By Julián Casanova
By Andrew Smith
The conjuring of a political discourse of spectrality throughout the 19th century allows a culturally delicate reconsideration of the paintings of writers together with Dickens, Collins, Charlotte Riddell, Vernon Lee, may perhaps Sinclair, Kipling, Le Fanu, Henry James and M.R. James. also, a bankruptcy at the interpretation of spirit messages unearths how concerns when it comes to textual research have been implicated inside a language of the spectral.
This publication is the 1st full-length examine of the British ghost tale in over 30 years and it'll be of curiosity to lecturers, graduate scholars and complex undergraduates engaged on the Gothic, literary experiences, old experiences, serious idea and cultural studies.