Author: James Vernon
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674044673
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Rigorously researched, Hunger: A Modern History draws together social, cultural, and political history, to show us how we came to have a moral, political, and social responsibility toward the hungry.

The Aesthetics And Politics Of Global Hunger

Author: Anastasia Ulanowicz
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319474855
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In his seminal 2007 study, Hunger: A Modern History, James Vernon states very
clearly that it was “imperial Britain [that]...played a formative role in changing the
meaning of hunger and the systems for redressing it in the modern era.”1 In other

Hunger Movements In Early Victorian Literature

Author: Lesa Scholl
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317119355
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Introduction Hunger, taste, mobility Hunger is one of the beneficent and terrible
instincts. ... (James Vernon, Hunger: A Modern History (2007), 1) The word
hunger, when associated with nineteenth-century Britain, conjures an array of
images, ...

Food Choices

Author: Robin F. Brancato
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810869783
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... Hunger: A Modern History (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2007), 1.
2. “Fasting,” WebMD, (accessed April 8, 2009). 3. “
Fasting.” 4. Sharman Apt Russell, Hunger: An Unnatural History (New York: ...

Population And Economy

Author: Tommy Bengtsson
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191583596
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This book of collected essays–an outcome of an A-session held at the 12th International Congress of Economic History in Madrid, 1998–sets a new standard in this active and influential field of research.

Poverty In Contemporary Literature

Author: B. Korte
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137429291
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Modern Social Imaginaries. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Taylor, Paul.
2010. “Men Should Weep, National Theatre: ... Hunger: A Modern History.
Cambridge: Belknap Press. Wallace, Diana. 2005. The Women's Historical Novel
: British ...

Distant Strangers

Author: James Vernon
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520282043
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Here is one of our best historians writing at the peak of his prowess." —Geoff Eley, author of After the Nazi Racial State

A Modern History Of Tanganyika

Author: John Iliffe
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521296113
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'In my view', Wangenheim reported on 22 October, 'only hunger and want can
bring about a final submission. Military actions alone will remain more or less a
drop in the ocean.' Gotzen had already decided to create a famine throughout the

Violence And Visibility In Modern History

Author: J. Martschukat
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137378697
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The hunger strikesbearwitness to images of incapacitation and the realities
ofprotest. In December 2005, thenumber of hunger strikes dropped after (called
mobile restraint chairs “torture chairs”by prisoners) were introduced. Clive
Stafford ...