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Colonialism & modernity / Paul Gillen and Devleena Ghosh
Bib ID 3773509
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Gillen, Paul
 
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Description Sydney : University of New South Wales Press, c2007 
[9], 271, [5] pages : map ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 9780868407357
0868407356
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Summary

Few books tell such a broad global history using an interdisciplinary approach that blends historical and cultural scholarship. Author based at UTS.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Acknowledgments vii
  • Maps viii
  • Introduction 1
  • PART I: HISTORIES
  • 1 The Rise of Europe 1450-1789 8
  • 2 Reason and Revolution 1648-1815 26
  • 3 Industry and Imperialism 1780-1914 45
  • 4 Crisis and Aftermath 1914 67
  • PART II: THEMES
  • 5 Debating the Ethics of Colonialism 92
 
Notes

Has half title page.

Includes index.

Bibliography : page [249]-263.

Notes to pages ... p. [226]-248.

Subjects Social evolution.  |  Colonies.  |  Civilization, Modern.  |  Europe -- History.  |  Social processes & social change (Australia)  |  Social history.  |  Colonisation, imperialism & post-colonialism.
Other authors/contributors Ghosh, Devleena  |  University of Technology, Sydney
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