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African Voices from the Inquisition, Vol. 1The Trial of Crispina Peres of Cacheu, Guinea-Bissau (1646-1668)

African Voices from the Inquisition, Vol. 1: The Trial of Crispina Peres of Cacheu, Guinea-Bissau (1646-1668)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197266762
eISBN:
9780191955471
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266762.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This book contains some of the richest written material in existence for precolonial West Africa with unique insights into daily life in an Afro-Atlantic coastal trade settlement. Presenting the ... More

The Archive of a Ugandan MissionaryWritings by and about Revd Apolo Kivebulaya, 1890s-1950s

The Archive of a Ugandan Missionary: Writings by and about Revd Apolo Kivebulaya, 1890s-1950s

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197267233
eISBN:
9780191965067
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197267233.001.0001
Subject:
History, African History

This collection of sources offer a rare insight into the everyday concerns of African Christian converts. They centre on a well-documented figure, the Revd Apolo Kivebulaya (c.1865 -1933). Kivebulaya ... More

Business and Family in the North of England During the Early Industrial RevolutionRecords of the Lives of Men and Women in Trade, 1788-1832

Business and Family in the North of England During the Early Industrial Revolution: Records of the Lives of Men and Women in Trade, 1788-1832

Hannah Barker and David Hughes (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197266700
eISBN:
9780191955457
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266700.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This volume of transcribed and annotated primary sources focuses on the lives of tradesmen and women in the northern ‘industrial’ and commercial towns of Leeds, Sheffield, Manchester and Liverpool ... More

The Colonial Occupation of KatangaThe Personal Correspondence of Clément Brasseur, 1893-1897

The Colonial Occupation of Katanga: The Personal Correspondence of Clément Brasseur, 1893-1897

Giacomo Macola (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197266496
eISBN:
9780191955440
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266496.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

The Colonial Occupation of Katanga consists of a translated and richly annotated edition of the personal correspondence of Lieutenant (later Captain) Clément Brasseur, the military officer in charge ... More

Complete GentlemenEducational Travel and Family Strategy, 1650-1750

Complete Gentlemen: Educational Travel and Family Strategy, 1650-1750

Richard Ansell

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197267271
eISBN:
9780191965104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197267271.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Complete Gentlemen is the first study to look beyond the Italian Grand Tour to the wider culture of educational travel that thrived among British and Irish landowners between 1650 and 1750. The ‘lure ... More

Economic Actors and the Limits of Transitional JusticeTruth and Justice for Business Complicity in Human Rights Violations

Economic Actors and the Limits of Transitional Justice: Truth and Justice for Business Complicity in Human Rights Violations

Leigh A. Payne, Laura Bernal-Bermúdez, and Gabriel Pereira (eds)

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197267264
eISBN:
9780191965098
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197267264.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Impunity for businesses’ human rights violations has recently gained attention. This volume examines when, where, why and how victims have sometimes advanced accountability for economic actors’ ... More

Faces of the InfiniteNeoplatonism and Poetry at the Confluence of Africa, Asia and Europe

Faces of the Infinite: Neoplatonism and Poetry at the Confluence of Africa, Asia and Europe

Stefan Sperl and Yorgos Dedes (eds)

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197267257
eISBN:
9780191965081
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197267257.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This pioneering volume provides the first comparative overview of the interface between Neoplatonism and poetry in the greater Mediterranean, from Late Antiquity to the present day. The introductory ... More

Harmony and ContrastPlato and Aristotle in the Early Modern Period

Harmony and Contrast: Plato and Aristotle in the Early Modern Period

Anna Corrias and Eva Del Soldato (eds)

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197267295
eISBN:
9780191965128
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197267295.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This volume provides, through studies of some of the leading experts in Renaissance and Early Modern philosophy, the first assessment of the blurred relationship between Platonism and Aristotelianism ... More

History, Scripture, and Authority in the Carolingian EmpireFrechulf of Lisieux

History, Scripture, and Authority in the Carolingian Empire: Frechulf of Lisieux

Graeme Ward

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197267288
eISBN:
9780191965111
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197267288.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This book offers a detailed analysis of the work of the ninth-century historian Frechulf of Lisieux. Completed c. 830, Frechulf’s Histories comprise a vast account of the world from its creation ... More

Libertines and the LawSubversive Authors and Criminal Justice in Early Seventeenth-Century France

Libertines and the Law: Subversive Authors and Criminal Justice in Early Seventeenth-Century France

Adam Horsley

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197267004
eISBN:
9780191965050
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197267004.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Following the assassination of Henri IV in 1610, the political turbulence of Louis XIII's early reign led to renewed efforts to police the book trade. Yet it also witnessed a golden age of ... More

Representing Homelessness

Representing Homelessness

Owen Clayton (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780197267240
eISBN:
9780191965074
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197267240.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This volume analyses the representation and self-representation of homelessness. It argues that the representation of homelessness is not a peripheral issue, but in fact is key to tackling the ... More

Time on a Human ScaleExperiencing the Present in Europe, 1860-1930

Time on a Human Scale: Experiencing the Present in Europe, 1860-1930

Julian Wright and Allegra Fryxell (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197266977
eISBN:
9780191955488
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266977.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Assessing the present as a locus of particularly intense reflection in Western Europe, during a period which has often been explored for its passing interest in futurism or alternatively its ... More

Weaving HistoriesThe Transformation of the Handloom Industry in South India, 1800-1960

Weaving Histories: The Transformation of the Handloom Industry in South India, 1800-1960

Karuna Dietrich Wielenga

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197266731
eISBN:
9780191955464
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266731.001.0001
Subject:
History, Economic History

Weaving Histories looks at the economic history of South Asia from a fresh perspective, through a detailed study of the handloom industry in colonial South India between 1800 and 1960, drawing out ... More

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