The Burden Of History

✏Book Title : The Electric Vehicle and the Burden of History
✏Author : David A. Kirsch
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2000
✏Pages : 291
✏ISBN : UOM:39015049701546
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Electric Vehicle and the Burden of History Book Summary : Was the electric car ever a viable competitor for the petrol one? This book examines the relationship of technology, society and environment to choice, policy and outcome in the history of American transportation.

📒The Burden Of History ✍ Elizabeth Furniss

✏Book Title : The Burden of History
✏Author : Elizabeth Furniss
✏Publisher : UBC Press
✏Release Date : 2011-11-01
✏Pages : 237
✏ISBN : 9780774842181
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Burden of History Book Summary : This book is an ethnography of the cultural politics of Native/non-Native relations in a small interior BC city -- Williams Lake -- at the height of land claims conflicts and tensions. Furniss analyses contemporary colonial relations in settler societies, arguing that 'ordinary' rural Euro- Canadians exercise power in maintaining the subordination of aboriginal people through 'common sense' assumptions and assertions about history, society, and identity, and that these cultural activities are forces in an ongoing, contemporary system of colonial domination. She traces the main features of the regional Euro-Canadian culture and shows how this cultural complex is thematically integrated through the idea of the frontier. Key facets of this frontier complex are expressed in diverse settings: casual conversations among Euro-Canadians; popular histories; museum displays; political discourse; public debates about aboriginal land claims; and ritual celebrations of the city's heritage.

📒The Burden Of Southern History ✍ Comer Vann Woodward

✏Book Title : The Burden of Southern History
✏Author : Comer Vann Woodward
✏Publisher : LSU Press
✏Release Date : 1993
✏Pages : 304
✏ISBN : 0807118915
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Burden of Southern History Book Summary : C. Van Wood ward brilliantly addresses the interrelated themes of Southern identity, Southern distinctiveness, and the strains of irony that characterize much of the South's historical experience.

📒Burden Of History ✍ Udayon Misra

✏Book Title : Burden of History
✏Author : Udayon Misra
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press
✏Release Date : 2017-09-25
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9780199091577
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Burden of History Book Summary : The Partition of India left in its wake far-reaching consequences for the northeastern state of Assam. Appearing to be caught in a time warp, the region continues to grapple with questions that engaged the public mind more than seven decades ago, before and immediately after the Partition. Alarmingly, issues such as immigration, demographic change, language, and identity have not only retained their relevance but have also gained an extra edge today. In this volume, the author outlines the present contentious issues confronting the state. Explaining the roots of these disputes and how the challenge posed by Assam held serious consequences for the nation as a whole, this work examines the developments that occurred in the years preceding Independence and the Partition. These developments have etched their effect on the society, politics, and economy of Assam, along with the entire northeastern region, in an indelible manner. As the volume reveals, the burden of those momentous years still rests heavily on Assam’s contemporary political scenario.

📒Burdens Of History ✍ Antoinette Burton

✏Book Title : Burdens of History
✏Author : Antoinette Burton
✏Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
✏Release Date : 2000-11-09
✏Pages : 318
✏ISBN : 9780807860656
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Burdens of History Book Summary : In this study of British middle-class feminism in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Antoinette Burton explores an important but neglected historical dimension of the relationship between feminism and imperialism. Demonstrating how feminists in the United Kingdom appropriated imperialistic ideology and rhetoric to justify their own right to equality, she reveals a variety of feminisms grounded in notions of moral and racial superiority. According to Burton, Victorian and Edwardian feminists such as Josephine Butler, Millicent Garrett Fawcett, and Mary Carpenter believed that the native women of colonial India constituted a special 'white woman's burden.' Although there were a number of prominent Indian women in Britain as well as in India working toward some of the same goals of equality, British feminists relied on images of an enslaved and primitive 'Oriental womanhood' in need of liberation at the hands of their emancipated British 'sisters.' Burton argues that this unquestioning acceptance of Britain's imperial status and of Anglo-Saxon racial superiority created a set of imperial feminist ideologies, the legacy of which must be recognized and understood by contemporary feminists.

📒Jane Morris ✍ Wendy Parkins

✏Book Title : Jane Morris
✏Author : Wendy Parkins
✏Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
✏Release Date : 2013
✏Pages : 200
✏ISBN : 9780748641277
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Jane Morris Book Summary : Described by Henry James as a 'dark, silent, medieval woman' Jane Burden Morris has tended to remain a rather one-dimensional figure in subsequent accounts. This book, however, challenges the stereotype of Jane Morris as silent model, reclusive invalid, and unfaithful wife. The book argues that Jane Morris is a figure who complicates current understandings of Victorian female subjectivity because she does not fit neatly into Victorian categories of feminine identity.

✏Book Title : Jews Catholics and the Burden of History
✏Author : Eli Lederhendler
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press
✏Release Date : 2006-03-02
✏Pages : 400
✏ISBN : 0195345711
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Jews Catholics and the Burden of History Book Summary : Volume XXI of the distinguished annual Studies in Contemporary Jewry marks sixty years since the end of the Second World War and forty years since the Second Vatican Council's efforts to revamp Church relations with the Jewish people and the Jewish faith. Jews, Catholics, and the Burden of History offers a collection of new scholarship on the nature of the Jewish-Catholic encounter between 1945 and 2005, with an emphasis on how this relationship has emerged from the shadow of the Holocaust.

✏Book Title : Carlyle and the Burden of History
✏Author : John D. Rosenberg
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1985
✏Pages : 209
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105040102407
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Carlyle and the Burden of History Book Summary :

✏Book Title : The Burden of the Past
✏Author : Kan Kimura
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2019
✏Pages : 264
✏ISBN : 9780472054107
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Burden of the Past Book Summary : A rigorously historical investigation into the ongoing issues in Japan-Korea relations and how and why both governments have acted--and not acted--to address them

📒Burden Of Dreams ✍ Catherine Wanner

✏Book Title : Burden of Dreams
✏Author : Catherine Wanner
✏Publisher : Penn State Press
✏Release Date : 2010-11-01
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 0271042613
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Burden of Dreams Book Summary :