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1848

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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1848, Revolutions of

Peter McPhee.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 1750 words.

The “revolutions of 1848” is an umbrella term for a protracted political, social, and economic crisis affecting most of Europe

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Balfour, Arthur James, 1st Earl Balfour and Viscount Traprain (b. 25 July 1848)

Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 403 words.

(b. 25 July 1848, d. 19 Mar. 1930).

British Prime Minister 1902–5

Early career

Born in Whittinghame,

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Revolutions of 1848

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 7 words.

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Frege, Gottlob (1848–1925)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 420 words.

German mathematician, logician, and philosopher who laid the foundations for modern investigations into the philosophy of logic and language.

Born in Wismar (now East Germany), the...

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Balfour, Arthur James (25 July 1848)

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 795 words.

The grandson on his mother's side of the 2nd Marquess of Salisbury, Balfour was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge. He was elected to the House of Commons in ...

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Balfour, Arthur James (25 July 1848)

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 795 words.

The grandson on his mother's side of the 2nd Marquess of Salisbury, Balfour was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge. He was elected to the House of Commons in ...

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Pareto, Vilfredo Frederico Damaso (1848–1923)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 340 words.

Italian economist, mathematician, and sociologist, whose work formed the foundation of modern welfare economics.

Born in Paris, Pareto studied at Turin and became an engineer. He...

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de Vries, Hugo Marie (1848–1935)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 318 words.

Dutch botanist and geneticist, whose work contributed to the validation of Mendel's genetic principles and who originated the concept of genes as hereditary determinants....

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Balfour, Arthur James, 1st Earl of (1848–1930)

Edited by Market House Books.

in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Biographical Studies. 314 words.

British statesman and Conservative prime minister (1902–05). He is famous for the Balfour Declaration (1917), which stated Britain's support for ‘the establishment in Palestine of a...

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The Perfectionists and the Weather: The Oneida Community's Quest for Meteorological Utopia, 1848–1879

William B. Meyer.

in Environmental History

October 2002; p ublished online October 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945); Environmental History. 0 words.

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The Oesterreichisches Central-organ, Vienna 1848: A Radical Jewish Periodical

Evyatar Friesel.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 0 words.

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Abraham Geiger in 1848: His Views on the Revolution, German Culture, and the Jews

Evyatar Friesel.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Year Book

January 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 5602 words.

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The Dark Side of Jewish Emancipation in France Hostility Towards Jews in Alsace from 1778 to 1848

Daniel Gerson.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Year Book

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 0 words.

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Francis Joseph I (b. 18 Aug. 1830)

Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 178 words.

(b. 18 Aug. 1830, d. 21 Nov. 1916).

Emperor of Austria 1848–1916, King of Hungary 1867–1916

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Mahdism

Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 190 words.

A religious and political movement inspired by Muhammad Ahmad al-Mahdi (b. 1848, d. 1885), a man of

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Centre Party

Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 210 words.

A party representing the interests of the Roman Catholic minority in Germany. It gradually emerged from the Revolutions of 1848/9

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Centre Party

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 219 words.

A party representing the interests of the Roman Catholic minority in Germany. It gradually emerged from the Revolutions of 1848/9...

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Francis Joseph I (b. 18 Aug. 1830)

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 180 words.

He succeeded to the throne of Austria amid the revolutions of 1848, which shaped his conservative and anti‐democratic outlook. In ...

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Mahdism ((Sudan))

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski.

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 198 words.

A religious and political movement inspired by Muhammad Ahmad al-Mahdi (b. 1848; d. 1885), a man of great religious zeal and personal asceticism. In ...

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