Aftershocks : politics and trauma in Britain, 1918-1931 / Susan Kingsley Kent

Author(s): Kent, Susan Kingsley, 1952 May 9-
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Subjects: War neuroses--Great Britain--History--20th century
World War, 1914-1918--Great Britain--Psychological aspects
World War, 1914-1918--Social aspects--Great Britain
Great Britain--Social conditions--20th century
Great Britain--Politics and government--1910-1936
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
LC Classification: D, DA
Physical Description: ix, 232 p. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction 1
1. Britons' Shattered Psyche 10
2. Jews, "Blacks," and the Promises of Radical Conservatism, 1919-1925 35
3. The Amritsar Massacre, 1919- 1920 64
4. Reprisals in Ireland, 1919-1921 91
5. The General Strike of 1926 122
6. Flappers and the Igbo Women's War of 1929 / Susan Kingsley Kent, Marc Matera 149
Conclusion: Resolving the "National Crisis" of 1929-1931 180
Notes 196
Bibliography 218
Index 226
Notes: LCCN: 2008035148
ISBN: 9781403993335
ISBN: 1403993335
Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-225) and index
Contents: Britons' shattered psyche -- Jews, "blacks," and the promises of the radical right, 1919-1925 -- The Amritsar Massacre, 1919-1920 -- Reprisals in Ireland, 1919-1921 -- The general strike of 1926 -- Flappers and the Nigerian women's war of 1929 (with Marc Matera) -- Conclusion : resolving the "national crisis" of 1929-1931
OCLC Number: 243602151
ISBN/ISSN: 9781403993335
1403993335