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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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The Woman Suffrage Movement in the United States

Rebecca J. Mead.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online March 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Legal and Constitutional History; Political History; US Cultural History; American Women's History. 11570 words.

Woman suffragists in the United States engaged in a sustained, difficult, and multigenerational struggle: seventy-two years elapsed between the Seneca Falls convention (1848) and the...

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Developing Privacy Rights in Nineteenth-Century Germany: A Choice between Dignity and Liberty?

Thomas J Snyder.

in American Journal of Legal History

June 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of the Americas; Legal and Constitutional History; Constitutional and Administrative Law; History of Law; Jurisprudence and Philosophy of Law. 10129 words.


Legal historian James Whitman has claimed that privacy rights in Germany are fundamentally different from privacy rights in America. According to...

The Reforma Period in Mexico

Paul Vanderwood and Robert Weis.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online May 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); Legal and Constitutional History. 8135 words.

By revealing the weaknesses of its political system and the fragmentation of its social fabric, Mexico’s devastating loss to the United States in 1848 forced a reexamination of the nation’s...

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