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9. The Settlement

9. The Settlement  

Michael Howard

in The First World War: A Very Short Introduction

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Jan 2007
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Sep 2013
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9780191776878
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199205592.003.0009
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9780199205592
The Paris Peace Conference was shaped by a tacit duel between President Wilson and the French premier Clemenceau. Wilson wished to reshape the world order under the auspices of a League of ... More
3. Diplomatic origins of the Great War and Versailles

3. Diplomatic origins of the Great War and Versailles  

Joseph M. Siracusa

in Diplomacy: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2010
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Sep 2013
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9780191777950
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10.1093/actrade/9780199588503.003.0003
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9780199588503
‘Diplomatic origins of the Great War and Versailles’ describes the triggers for the start of World War I. Within days of Austria-Hungary's declaration of war against Serbia, Imperial ... More
5. To bed, sick of life

5. To bed, sick of life  

Michael S. Neiberg

in The Treaty of Versailles: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2019
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Mar 2019
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9780190645014
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10.1093/actrade/9780190644987.003.0005
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9780190644987
What would happen if the Germans refused to sign the treaty? The Allies were not prepared to resume the war or to handle the possibility of a German government collapse. “To bed, sick of ... More
4. The welfare state 1.0

4. The welfare state 1.0  

David Garland

in The Welfare State: A Very Short Introduction

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Mar 2016
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Apr 2016
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9780191780981
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10.1093/actrade/9780199672660.003.0004
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9780199672660
The newly-emergent welfare states shared a distinctive set of features that set them apart both from the old poor laws and from state socialism. ‘The Welfare State 1.0’ identifies these ... More
1. The World in Debt

1. The World in Debt  

Eric Rauchway

in The Great Depression and New Deal: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2008
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Sep 2013
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9780199365609
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10.1093/actrade/9780195326345.003.0001
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9780195326345
Following World War I, America's domestic economy grew healthily on the back of a new car industry and loans to a war-ravaged world. This encouraged public optimism, which led to the ... More
2. Global war’s colonial consequences

2. Global war’s colonial consequences  

Dane Kennedy

in Decolonization: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2016
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May 2016
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9780190605537
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10.1093/actrade/9780199340491.003.0003
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9780199340491
‘Global war’s colonial consequences’ shows that the Second World War produced disorder and destruction on an unprecedented scale, destabilizing states and societies across much of the ... More
The First World War: A Very Short Introduction

The First World War: A Very Short Introduction  

Michael Howard

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2007
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Sep 2013
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9780191776878
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10.1093/actrade/9780199205592.001.0001
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9780199205592
The First World War: A Very Short Introduction is a concise history of the ‘Great War’, focusing on why it happened, how it was fought, and why it had the consequences it did. ... More
1. A house of many mansions

1. A house of many mansions  

Michael Freeden

in Liberalism: A Very Short Introduction

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Jun 2015
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Jun 2015
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9780191783258
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10.1093/actrade/9780199670437.003.0001
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9780199670437
‘A house of many mansions’ shows that to understand liberalism you must recognize that there are various ways of looking at it. Liberalism is an ideology that contains seven political ... More
1. Reputation

1. Reputation  

Donald Winch

in Malthus: A Very Short Introduction

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Jun 2013
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Sep 2013
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9780191778360
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10.1093/actrade/9780199670413.003.0001
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9780199670413
The principle which Robert Malthus enunciated with such force was a universal one capable of explaining the past, present, and future condition of mankind wherever it was to be found — that ... More
Keynes: A Very Short Introduction

Keynes: A Very Short Introduction  

Robert Skidelsky

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Oct 2010
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Sep 2013
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9780191778032
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10.1093/actrade/9780199591640.001.0001
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9780199591640
Keynes: A Very Short Introduction provides an insight into hils life and works, and explores Keynes's ethical and practical philosophy, and his monetary thought. John Maynard ... More
The Great Depression and New Deal: A Very Short Introduction

The Great Depression and New Deal: A Very Short Introduction  

Eric Rauchway

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Apr 2008
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Sep 2013
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9780199365609
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10.1093/actrade/9780195326345.001.0001
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9780195326345
The Great Depression and the New Deal: A Very Short Introduction explores the roots, events, and legacy of the Great Depression and Roosevelt's New Deal. America's post-war ... More
6. The political economy of stable growth

6. The political economy of stable growth  

Donald Winch

in Malthus: A Very Short Introduction

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Jun 2013
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Sep 2013
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9780191778360
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10.1093/actrade/9780199670413.003.0006
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9780199670413
‘The political economy of stable growth’ examines The Principles of Political Economy, which was based on Malthus's belief that ‘the science of political economy bears a nearer resemblance ... More
4. The Economic System of Communism

4. The Economic System of Communism  

Leslie Holmes

in Communism: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2009
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Sep 2013
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9780191777356
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10.1093/actrade/9780199551545.003.0004
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9780199551545
‘The economic system of communism’ explains the differences between the economies of Western systems and those of Communist ones. All western systems were (and remain) basically capitalist, ... More
7. The End of the Beginning

7. The End of the Beginning  

Eric Rauchway

in The Great Depression and New Deal: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2008
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Sep 2013
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9780199365609
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10.1093/actrade/9780195326345.003.0007
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‘The End of the Beginning’ examines Roosevelt's pre-war administration from a broader perspective. Despite the dramatic changes taking place under his administration, Roosevelt was, in many ... More
Malthus: A Very Short Introduction

Malthus: A Very Short Introduction  

Donald Winch

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Jun 2013
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Sep 2013
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9780191778360
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10.1093/actrade/9780199670413.001.0001
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9780199670413
Thomas Robert Malthus was an English cleric whose ideas, as expounded in his most famous work the Essay on the Principle of Population, caused a storm of controversy. Malthus: A Very Short ... More
7. Conclusion

7. Conclusion  

Donald Winch

in Malthus: A Very Short Introduction

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Jun 2013
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Sep 2013
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9780191778360
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10.1093/actrade/9780199670413.003.0007
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9780199670413
‘Conclusion’ asks: What does Malthus have to say that is both new and true to an early twenty-first-century audience? It is now recognized that he posed many issues that are of continuing ... More
3. Population: the first Essay

3. Population: the first Essay  

Donald Winch

in Malthus: A Very Short Introduction

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Jun 2013
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778360
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10.1093/actrade/9780199670413.003.0003
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9780199670413
‘Population: the first Essay’ explains how the first Essay pursues a complex polemical strategy. It begins with an exposition of the principle of population treated as a set of deductive ... More

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