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Thatcher and the evolution of the British government’s Northern Ireland policy, 1979

Stephen Kelly

Stephen Kelly is Associate Professor in Modern History at Liverpool Hope University, UK. He is the author of ‘A Failed Political Entity’: Charles Haughey and the Northern Ireland Question, 1945-1992 (2016), Frank Aiken: Nationalist and Internationalist (edited collection) (2014), and Fianna Fáil, Partition and Northern Ireland, 1926-1971 (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Margaret Thatcher, the Conservative Party and the Northern Ireland Conflict, 1975–1990

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...‘Inconsistent to the brink of schizophrenia’: A re-evaluation of Thatcher’s Northern Ireland policy Margaret Thatcher remained generally ill-informed about Ireland, north and south of the Irish border...

Thatcher, the second Irish Republican hunger strike and Anglo-Irish relations, 1981

Stephen Kelly

Stephen Kelly is Associate Professor in Modern History at Liverpool Hope University, UK. He is the author of ‘A Failed Political Entity’: Charles Haughey and the Northern Ireland Question, 1945-1992 (2016), Frank Aiken: Nationalist and Internationalist (edited collection) (2014), and Fianna Fáil, Partition and Northern Ireland, 1926-1971 (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Margaret Thatcher, the Conservative Party and the Northern Ireland Conflict, 1975–1990

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...‘The woman behind the veil’: Thatcher and the second Irish Republican hunger strike, March–October 1981 On 18 December 1980 (ten days after Thatcher’s Anglo-Irish summit meeting with Haughey in Dublin), the first...

Max Weber’s Charismatic Democracy

Xavier Márquez

Xavier Márquez is Senior Lecturer in Political Theory and Political Science at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. He is the author of A Stranger’s Knowledge: Statesmanship, Philosophy and Law in Plato’s Statesman (2012) and of Non-democratic Politics: Authoritarianism, Dictatorship, and Democratization (2016). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Democratic Moments : Reading Democratic Texts

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Ever since the advent of the constitutional state, and even more so since the advent of democracy, the typical political leader in the West is the ‘demagogue’. The unpleasant overtones of the word should not make us forget...

The Manchester Guardian and the terror in Germany

Kylie Galbraith

Kylie Galbraith is Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Adelaide, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The British Press and Nazi Germany : Reporting from the Reich, 1933–9

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...British correspondents witnessed and reported the violence that accompanied the Nazi Party’s election campaign in February 1933. Most also reported the wide-scale arrests of Communists and Socialists after...

Introduction

Stephen Kelly

Stephen Kelly is Associate Professor in Modern History at Liverpool Hope University, UK. He is the author of ‘A Failed Political Entity’: Charles Haughey and the Northern Ireland Question, 1945-1992 (2016), Frank Aiken: Nationalist and Internationalist (edited collection) (2014), and Fianna Fáil, Partition and Northern Ireland, 1926-1971 (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Margaret Thatcher, the Conservative Party and the Northern Ireland Conflict, 1975–1990

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...‘No surrender’: Margaret Thatcher and Northern Ireland Margaret Thatcher remains one of the most divisive figures in British political history in the twentieth century, attracting praise and ridicule in equal...

A second revolution?

Kylie Galbraith

Kylie Galbraith is Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Adelaide, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The British Press and Nazi Germany : Reporting from the Reich, 1933–9

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...On 1 January 1934 The Times, in an article entitled ‘A “happy and free” Germany’, reported that the Nazi government had welcomed the new year ‘with hearty optimism...

‘Morals and Enlightenment’: Bolívar’s Virtuous Democracy in the Angostura Address

Democratic Moments : Reading Democratic Texts

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Love of country, love of the law, love of leaders, are the noble passions that must exclusively occupy the soul of a republican. . . . If country, law, and the authorities are not held as sacred, society is a morass, an abyss, hand-to-hand...

Conclusion (including Epilogue, 1990–8)

Stephen Kelly

Stephen Kelly is Associate Professor in Modern History at Liverpool Hope University, UK. He is the author of ‘A Failed Political Entity’: Charles Haughey and the Northern Ireland Question, 1945-1992 (2016), Frank Aiken: Nationalist and Internationalist (edited collection) (2014), and Fianna Fáil, Partition and Northern Ireland, 1926-1971 (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Margaret Thatcher, the Conservative Party and the Northern Ireland Conflict, 1975–1990

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...Epilogue: The path to peace in Northern Ireland, 1990–8 Margaret Thatcher’s political downfall in December 1990 coincided with the genesis of the Northern Ireland peace process; a process that ultimately led...

The Progress of Civilization and the Stages of Government

Teruko Craig

Teruko Craig is Senior Lecturer Emerita at Tufts University, USA. She has translated several books from Japanese into English, including Musui's Story: The Autobiography of a Tokugawa Samurai (1988), The Autobiography of Shibusawa Eiichi: From Peasant to Entrepreneur (1994), Remembering Aizu: The Testament of Shiba Goro (1999) and In the Beginning, Woman Was the Sun: The Autobiography of a Japanese Feminist, Hiratsuka Raicho (2010). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Selected Essays by Fukuzawa Yukichi : On Government

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Japan might have advanced from a form of feudal monarchy to a more centralized form of monarchy, but it had yet to achieve civilization and was not yet ready to become a parliamentary state. This was Fukuzawa’s judgment during the first...

Recommendations for newcomers to historical comparison

Mikhail Krom

Mikhail Krom is Professor of Comparative Studies in History at European University at St. Petersburg, Russia. He is the author of Historical Anthropology (2010) and The Widowed Tsardom: The Political Crisis in Russia in the 1530s and the 1540s (2010). He is also the editor of History and Anthropology: Interdisciplinary Studies at the Turn of the 21st Century (co-edited with David Sabean and Gadi Algazi, 2006) and The Routledge Handbook of Maritime Trade Around Europe 1300-1600 (co-edited with Wim Blockmans and Justyna Wubs-Mroziewicz, 2017). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Elizabeth Guyatt

Elizabeth Guyatt has translated from Russian since living and working in Moscow in the 1990s. She chaired the Translating Division of the Chartered Institute of Linguists from 2016-2018. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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An Introduction to Historical Comparison

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...In the preceding chapters we considered the most frequently discussed questions of historical comparison: whether a comparative method exists; what the useful functions of comparison in history are; and how one selects objects...