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Harriet Martineau, Victorian imperialism, and the civilizing mission / Deborah A. Logan
Bib ID 4839516
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Logan, Deborah Anna, 1951-
 
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Description Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2010 
xiii, 280 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9780754668312
0754668312
9780754699828
075469982X
Full contents
  • The empire question : war and peace
  • The Irish question: "that most quarrelsome country"
  • Sugar, spice, and the slavery question : West Indies, South Seas islands, and East Indies
  • The India question : "that remote, and odd, and troublesome settlement"
  • The Far East question : "a national disgrace"
  • The Near East question : Egypt and the passage to India
  • The scramble for Africa question : "that impracticable country".
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876 -- Criticism and interpretation.  |  Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876 -- Political and social views.  |  Imperialism in literature.  |  Colonies in literature.  |  Great Britain -- Colonies -- In literature.

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