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Sectarianism

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

A narrow‐minded adherence to a particular sect (political, ethnic, or religious), often leading to conflict with those of different sects or possessing different beliefs. Sectarian...

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Sextarianism

Maya Mikdashi.

in The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Middle-Eastern and North African History

P ublished online June 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 14012 words.

Lebanese statecraft and sovereignty emerge from the management of sectarian difference and sexual difference; two mutually constitutive modes of political difference. This chapter develops...

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The Comintern

Alexander Vatlin and Stephen A. Smith.

in The Oxford Handbook of the History of Communism

January 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Article. Subjects: History; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 8249 words.

The essay falls into two sections. The first examines the history of the Third International (Comintern) from its creation in 1919 to its dissolution in 1943, looking at the imposition of...

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What was National Stalinism?

Vladimir Tismaneanu.

in The Oxford Handbook of Postwar European History

May 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: History; European History; Contemporary History (Post 1945). 8530 words.

As a political variety within Leninism, different from what is usually called national communism, national Stalinism systematically opposed any form of liberalisation, let alone...

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The First Government of Northern Ireland, Education Reform and the Failure of Anti-populist Unionism, 1921–1925*

N. C. Fleming.

in Twentieth Century British History

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); British History. 9384 words.

This article examines education reform under the first government of Northern Ireland (1921–1925). This embryonic period offered the Ulster Unionist leadership a chance to construct a more...

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Remembering War in the Midst of Conflict: First World War Commemorations in the Northern Irish Troubles

Helen Robinson.

in Twentieth Century British History

January 2010; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); British History. 9441 words.

In Northern Ireland, commemorations of the world wars have tended to be associated with the Protestant and unionist community, with Catholics often alienated or choosing not to be involved....

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Red under the Collar? Clive Jenkins, White Collar Unionism and the Politics of the British Left, 1947–65

Joseph Melling.

in Twentieth Century British History

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); British History. 0 words.

Portraits of trade union leaders are invariably coloured by their political loyalties and those of contemporary commentators. Many scholars have suggested that British union leaders...

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