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Constitutions

A Cultural History of Law in the Early Modern Age Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Cultural History Chapter

...Some of the research for this article was carried out with the help of two grants, one from the Griswold Research Fund of the Whitney Humanities Center, and another, a Faculty Research Grant from the MacMillan Center for International...

Race and Ethnicity

A Cultural History Of Hair in the Renaissance Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Cultural History Chapter

...This chapter explores cultural and literary representations of black Africans’ hair in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Spain. Described alongside skin color, lips and the nose, and genitalia, hair powerfully signals the racial otherness...

Food, Drink and Clothing in 1740s Madrid

A Taste for Luxury in Early Modern Europe : Display, Acquisition and Boundaries

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book Chapter

...Authors acknowledge financial support under grants HAR 2012-35965 Consumption, Living standards and Inequality in Spain 1400–1870. Corinne Thépaut-Cabasset, Marie Curie Research Project hosted at CTR/SAXO Institute, University of Copenhagen...

Gendering Touristic Spain, 1950s–70s

Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...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...

Consumerism, Gender Diversity and Moralization of Sexuality in the Iberian 1960s

Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...In this chapter we explore how ‘miniature consumerism’ and its ambivalences facilitated a certain diversification of gender roles in Iberian societies under dictatorships during the 1960s. New gender roles in Spain and Portugal were also...

Documenting Post-Authoritarian Subcultures in the European South

Kostis Kornetis

Kostis Kornetis is Assistant Professor at the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies at New York University, USA. He is the author of Children of the Dictatorship: Student Resistance, Cultural Politics and the “Long 1960s” in Greece (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Consumption and Gender in Southern Europe Since the Long 1960s

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...This chapter is based on a paper first presented at the conference ‘Greek Cinema: Texts, Histories, Identities’ in Liverpool, 23–4 May 2008. I would like to thank the participants of the conference for their useful comments. I am also...

Epilogue

Deborah L Parsons

Deborah L. Parsons is Lecturer in English Literature at the University of Birmingham, Abdulrahim Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Cultural History of Madrid : Modernism and the Urban Spectacle

Bloomsbury Academic, 2003

Book Chapter

...Madrid finally fell to Franco’s Nationalist forces in March 1939, after almost three years of siege, starvation and bombardment. The decades that followed were characterised by misery, repression, strict censorship and, as Camilo José Cela...

Interview with Paul Preston

Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...This informal interview with Paul Preston was undertaken ostensibly for an online journal commission – since he was unaware that this book was being prepared in his honour. The interview is consciously set in a different register...

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

Interrogating Francoism : History and Dictatorship in Twentieth-Century Spain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...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...

Madrid, ‘Villa y Corte’

Deborah L Parsons

Deborah L. Parsons is Lecturer in English Literature at the University of Birmingham, Abdulrahim Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Cultural History of Madrid : Modernism and the Urban Spectacle

Bloomsbury Academic, 2003

Book Chapter

...Under the Austrian Habsburg dynasty, Madrid was the fifth largest city in Europe and the royal court of an empire over which the sun never set. Somewhat paradoxically, however, its capital status was in part the result if its lack...