Nineteenth Century

The 19th (nineteenth) century began on January 1, 1801, and ended on December 31, 1900. The term is often used to refer to the 1800s, the century between January 1, 1800 and December 31, 1899. The 19th century was the ninth century of the 2nd millennium. The 19th century saw large amounts of social change; slavery was abolished, and the First and Second Industrial Revolutions (which also overlap with the 18th and 20th centuries, respectively) led to massive urbanization and much higher levels of productivity, profit and prosperity. The Islamic gunpowder empires were formally dissolved and European imperialism brought much …

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MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 July 2024 French

Les catholiques en Nouvelle-France ont transmis et modifié, voire réinventé les modes d’expression associés à la Réforme catholique à la française. Regards sur l’âme en Nouvelle-France explore la manière dont …

European settlement and extending into the nineteenth century. Long neglected, Canada-before-Canada is


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 July 2024 English

An Accidental History of Canada explores accidents, their causes, consequences, and afterlife, in colonial, Indigenous, and urban contexts, from the 1630s to the 1970s. These investigations make plain that accidents …

the internal combustion engine in the late nineteenth century and the rise of automobility created entirely interdisci- plinary thinking about causation in the nineteenth century.”24 The connec- tion between “risk,” “accidents fatalities and injuries. As Bui Tran observes, nineteenth-century bridge workers were not passive victims in responding to accidents from the late nineteenth century onwards. As fatalism loses its purchase and Workplace Accidents and Injured Workers in Nineteenth-Century Britain. Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 July 2024 English

Friendless or Forsaken? is the story of child emigration agencies operating in North West England from 1860 to 1935. The book traces the imperial relationships, transnational economy, religious networks and …

1700–2000 asserts that ‘In the second half of the nineteenth century the emigration movement concentrat- ed on


DDN: Dundurn Press · 2 July 2024 English

The story of the audacious showman who built the greatest carnival dynasty in North America.Enter the realm of the carnie king, Patty Conklin, the flamboyant founder of what would become …

carnival came together in the last years of the nineteenth century. The North American carnival, centred on ”42 The freak show evolved out of the late nineteenth- century dime mu- seum — P.T. Barnum’s start — which


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

Throughout the twentieth century in the lands of Yugoslavia, socialists embarked on multiple projects of supranational unification. Sensitive to the vulnerability of small nations in a world of great powers, …

Eastern Europe during the final half of the nineteenth century and perme- ated the political spectrum, appearing of the ten- sions that emerged in the late nineteenth century between deepening processes of global integration globalization. Beginning in the second half of the nineteenth century, as David Harvey notes, capital “became capitalism.”41 The globalization of the late nineteenth century, that is, marked not just a quantitative that emerged in the final decades of the nineteenth century offers a useful illustration of how spatial


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 18 June 2024 English

The word "pharmacopoeia" has come to have many meanings, although it is commonly understood to be a book describing approved compositions and standards for drugs. In 1813 the Royal College …

knowledge. 1 Taming Cannabis Drugs and Empire in Nineteenth- Century France David A. Guba, Jr 2 Cigarette Nation France Mind-Altering Medicine in the Long Nineteenth Century Sara E. Black 6 Psychedelic New York A History and pepper fell out of favour in the early nineteenth century, and guaiac had all but disappeared from in the field of economic botany during the nineteenth century.43 The British botanical garden net- work information and material were exchanged in nineteenth-century India.64 Cook uncovered direct links between


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

The revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685 led to over 200,000 Huguenots fleeing France. Bryan Banks directs our attention to four authors who advocated for the Huguenots’ right …

followed and especially during the rise of nineteenth-century ethno-nationalism; for those seek- ing repatriation understandings of displaced peoples through the nineteenth century and to this day. We should give credit imagination. As the age of empire waxed into the nineteenth century, refugee groups were effaced in historical faith and civil status of Protestants.4 The nineteenth-century republican historian Jules Michelet noted community, but literacy records from the early nineteenth century do not indicate a higher degree of literacy


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

Since the year 2000, millions of hectares of land in the Global South have been acquired by foreign investors for large-scale agricultural projects, displacing and disrupting rural communities. Women are …

unbecoming (Deere and León 2001a). In the nineteenth century, several Latin American states adopted portions


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

about gender, class, work, and society. Drawing on British seafaring memoirs from the late nineteenth century, Making Men in the Age of Sail argues that maritime writing moulded the reading public’s image

imperial expansion from the middle of the nineteenth century.2 The steam sector grew through decades steamship.4 Across the second half of the nineteenth century, builders and owners replaced wooden ships Navy, and this raises important issues. The nineteenth century saw a growing gulf between commercial shipping time our authors went to sea later in the nineteenth century, institutional, occupational, and geopolitical body-building among the middle classes in the late nineteenth century shows that they did not neglect physical


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

Complemented by over 150 rarely seen illustrations, Needle Work moves from coast to coast and across more than one hundred years to provide a key chapter in the history of …

tattooing in Canada started in the late nineteenth century with a customer base of largely, although work in Canada from its origins in the late nineteenth century over the course of roughly one hundred years of work in the West beginning in the mid-nineteenth century, commercial tattoo artists were well positioned recent research has shown in the context of nineteenth-century Britain, tattooing by no means indicated two definitions stayed dominant until the nineteenth century, when the additional meanings identified


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