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Banished to the Great Northern WildernessPolitical Exile and Re-education in Mao's China

Banished to the Great Northern Wilderness: Political Exile and Re-education in Mao's China

Ning Wang

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501713187
eISBN:
9781501714016
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501713187.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

After Mao Zedong's Anti-Rightist Campaign of 1957–58, Chinese intellectuals were subjected to “re-education” by the state. This book draws on labor farm archives, interviews, and memoirs to provide a ... More

A Colonial AffairCommerce, Conversion, and Scandal in French India

A Colonial Affair: Commerce, Conversion, and Scandal in French India

Danna Agmon

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501709937
eISBN:
9781501713071
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709937.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Early in the eighteenth century, in the French colony of Pondichéry, India, a man’s life was thrust into turmoil. A Tamil commercial broker named Nayiniyappa, the colony’s most powerful local man, ... More

Deaf in the USSRMarginality, Community, and Soviet Identity, 1917-1991

Deaf in the USSR: Marginality, Community, and Soviet Identity, 1917-1991

Claire L. Shaw

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501713668
eISBN:
9781501713798
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501713668.001.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

Deaf in the USSR explores the history of the deaf community in the Soviet Union from the February Revolution of 1917 until the collapse of the Soviet state in 1991, situating the experience of deaf ... More

From Stalin to MaoAlbania and the Socialist World

From Stalin to Mao: Albania and the Socialist World

Elidor Mëhilli

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501714153
eISBN:
9781501709593
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501714153.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book interprets socialism as a form of globalization by telling the unknown history of a small country that found itself entangled in some of the biggest developments of the Cold War. Within two ... More

Her Father's DaughterGender, Power, and Religion in the Early Spanish Kingdoms

Her Father's Daughter: Gender, Power, and Religion in the Early Spanish Kingdoms

Lucy K. Pick

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501714320
eISBN:
9781501714344
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501714320.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

The actions of a large number of prominent and powerful royal women in early medieval Spain have never before been examined as a group. They were for the most part daughters and sisters, not wives ... More

Losing Hearts and MindsAmerican-Iranian Relations and International Education during the Cold War

Losing Hearts and Minds: American-Iranian Relations and International Education during the Cold War

Matthew K. Shannon

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501713132
eISBN:
9781501709708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501713132.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Losing Hearts and Minds analyzes the relationship between the United States, Iran, and their citizens between the Second World War and the Iranian Revolution of 1979. Rather than a narrow focus on ... More

The Military EnlightenmentWar and Culture in the French Empire from Louis XIV to Napoleon

The Military Enlightenment: War and Culture in the French Empire from Louis XIV to Napoleon

Christy Pichichero

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501709296
eISBN:
9781501709654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709296.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The Military Enlightenment: War and Culture in the French Empire from Louis XIV to Napoleon, tells a new story of enlightenment happening in what seems the least likely of spaces: those of war, ... More

Raised under StalinYoung Communists and the Defense of Socialism

Raised under Stalin: Young Communists and the Defense of Socialism

Seth Bernstein

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501709883
eISBN:
9781501709388
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709883.001.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

Communist Upbringing under Stalin: Young Communists and War in a Socialist Society, 1929-1945 examines Stalinist mass youth culture in the period of the Great Terror and World War II. For the ... More

Rural RadicalsRighteous Rage in the American Grain

Rural Radicals: Righteous Rage in the American Grain

Catherine McNicol Stock

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501714030
eISBN:
9781501714047
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501714030.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This book originally appeared in the wake of the bombing of the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City on April 19, 1995. Written for a general audience, it asks where these “angry, white, rural ... More

Sexual Politics and Feminist ScienceWomen Sexologists in Germany, 1900-1933

Sexual Politics and Feminist Science: Women Sexologists in Germany, 1900-1933

Kirsten Leng

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781501709302
eISBN:
9781501713248
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709302.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Sexual Politics and Feminist Science examines German-speaking women’s heretofore-neglected contributions to the rethinking of sex, gender, and sexuality taking place within sexology between 1900 and ... More

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