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White Men's LawThe Roots of Systemic Racism

White Men's Law: The Roots of Systemic Racism

Peter Irons

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780190914943
eISBN:
9780197582923
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190914943.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

White Men’s Law recounts and explores the legal and extralegal means by which systemic White racism has kept Black Americans “in their place” from slavery to police and vigilante killings of Black ... More

An African American DilemmaA History of School Integration and Civil Rights in the North

An African American Dilemma: A History of School Integration and Civil Rights in the North

Zoë Burkholder

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780190605131
eISBN:
9780190605162
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190605131.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Since Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, Americans have viewed school integration as a central tenet of the Black civil rights movement. Yet school integration was not the only—or even always the ... More

Meat, Mercy, MoralityAnimals and Humanitarianism in Colonial Bengal, 1850-1920

Meat, Mercy, Morality: Animals and Humanitarianism in Colonial Bengal, 1850-1920

Samiparna Samanta

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780190129132
eISBN:
9780190993948
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190129132.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History, Social History

This book uses the lens of humanitarian debates to understand the nature of British colonialism in India. It demonstrates that with emergence of new notions of public health in late 19th-century ... More

DivisionsA New History of Racism and Resistance in America's World War II Military

Divisions: A New History of Racism and Resistance in America's World War II Military

Thomas A. Guglielmo

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780195342659
eISBN:
9780190940355
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195342659.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Divisions examines racism and resistance in America’s World War II military. The military built not one color line, but a complex tangle of them, involving every imaginable aspect of military life. ... More

The Glory and the SorrowA Parisian and His World in the Age of the French Revolution

The Glory and the Sorrow: A Parisian and His World in the Age of the French Revolution

Timothy Tackett

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780197557389
eISBN:
9780197557419
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197557389.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

The book describes the life and the world of a small-time lawyer, Adrien-Joseph Colson, who lived in central Paris from the end of the Old Regime through the first eight years of the French ... More

Muslims and the Making of Modern Europe

Muslims and the Making of Modern Europe

Emily Greble

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780197538807
eISBN:
9780197538838
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197538807.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Religion

Muslims have lived in Europe for hundreds of years. Only in 1878, however, did many of them become formal citizens of European states. Muslims and the Making of Europe shows how this massive shift in ... More

Hijacking HistoryHow the Christian Right Teaches History and Why It Matters

Hijacking History: How the Christian Right Teaches History and Why It Matters

Kathleen Wellman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780197579237
eISBN:
9780197579268
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197579237.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Hijacking History analyzes world history textbooks for high school students produced by the three most important publishers of Christian educational materials—Abeka Books, Bob Jones University Press, ... More

The Age of Mass Child Removal in SpainTaking, Losing, and Fighting for Children, 1926-1945

The Age of Mass Child Removal in Spain: Taking, Losing, and Fighting for Children, 1926-1945

Peter Anderson

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780192844576
eISBN:
9780191933219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192844576.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

This book analyses the ideas and practices that underpinned the age of mass child removal. This era emerged from growing criticisms across the world of ‘dangerous’ parents and the developing belief ... More

Choose Your MedicineFreedom of Therapeutic Choice in America

Choose Your Medicine: Freedom of Therapeutic Choice in America

Lewis A. Grossman

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780190612757
eISBN:
9780197606582
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190612757.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Choose Your Medicine is the first comprehensive history of the concept of freedom of therapeutic choice in the United States. It draws on legal history and the history of medicine (as well as ... More

The Third Reich's Elite SchoolsA History of the Napolas

The Third Reich's Elite Schools: A History of the Napolas

Helen Roche

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780198726128
eISBN:
9780191793028
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198726128.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Drawing on material from eighty archives in six different countries worldwide, as well as eyewitness testimonies from over one hundred former pupils, this book presents the first comprehensive ... More

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