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States of War: ‘Being Civilian’ in 1940s Spain

Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Franco's military victory on 1 April 1939 did not mean the end of the war in Spain. Civilians from the defeated side continued to be subjected to a high intensity regime of terror until at least 1948, when the state of war in Spain...

Basque National Identities, Youth Culture and Gender in the 1960s

Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Focusing on the cultural practices of young people in the Basque province of Gipuzkoa during the period referred to as the Long 1960s, this chapter sheds light on the role played by youth in the Basque cultural revival movement...

A Bibliographical Commentary on Biographies of Franco

Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...In January 1936, the British Ambassador to Madrid, Sir Henry Chilton, in his routine annual report to the Foreign Office on ‘leading personalities’ within the Spanish arena, wrote a brief biographical note on ‘el general de División...

Radical Segregationist Discourses and the Making of Francoism

Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...This chapter discusses how the Franco dictatorship used antisemitism to demonize and dehumanize the Spanish Republicans, which it cast as descendants of the judeoconversos (converted Jews) and whom it deemed part...

Writing Spain’s Twentieth Century in(to) Europe

Helen Graham

Helen Graham is Professor of Modern European History at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK. She is the author of The Spanish Republic at War (2003), The Spanish Civil War: A Very Short Introduction (2005) and The War and its Shadow: Spain’s Civil War in Europe’s Long Twentieth Century (2012). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...This essay introduces the intellectual rationale and conceptual scope of the volume, including how and why political violence was prevalent in Spain’s early and mid-twentieth-century polity as the mechanism of change, and was perpetuated...

Cumulative Bibliography of the Work of Paul Preston

Helen Graham

Helen Graham is Professor of Modern European History at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK. She is the author of The Spanish Republic at War (2003), The Spanish Civil War: A Very Short Introduction (2005) and The War and its Shadow: Spain’s Civil War in Europe’s Long Twentieth Century (2012). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...This bibliography includes all material published in English but excludes US editions and translations into Spanish or other languages. (All of Paul Preston’s books have been translated into Spanish, some in successive, revised editions.)...

Gendering Touristic Spain, 1950s–70s

Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Until now little research has been done on the concrete impact of tourism on Spanish society in regions like Mallorca, Costa Brava and Costa del Sol. This chapter helps fill this gap and addresses the issue of lifestyle convergence...

Reform as Promise and Threat: Political Progressives and Blueprints for Change in Spain, 1931–6

Helen Graham

Helen Graham is Professor of Modern European History at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK. She is the author of The Spanish Republic at War (2003), The Spanish Civil War: A Very Short Introduction (2005) and The War and its Shadow: Spain’s Civil War in Europe’s Long Twentieth Century (2012). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...This chapter analyses competing projects for socially progressive change, focusing especially on the coalition government of 1931-33 and how its political and strategic contradictions undermined from within the chances of viable reform....

Social Memory and Urban and Industrial Transition in 1960s Spain

Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...This chapter indicates that the Franco regime had few democratizing intentions, but that the groundwork of social modernization for later democracy was laid during the Franco years, through the population’s enforced social adaptation...

Repression in Seville and the Assault on Civilian Society

Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The chapter uses new historical research to analyse the course and effects of the military coup of 17-18 July 1936 in Seville, the largest urban centre in Spain to fall to the military rebels at the beginning of the civil war...