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Colonization and the origins of humanitarian governance : protecting Aborigines across the nineteenth-century British empire / Alan Lester and Fae Dussart
Bib ID 6488295
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Lester, Alan, author
 
Description Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014 
©2014 
x, 283 pages ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781107007833 (hardback)
1107007836 (hardback)
Series

Critical perspectives on empire.

Full contents
  • Colonization and humanitarianism: histories, geographies and biographies
  • The genesis of humanitarian governance: George Arthur and the transition from amelioration to protection
  • Colonization and protection: an experiment orchestrated in London
  • Humane colonization in practice: the Port Phillip District protectorate of aborigines
  • The New Zealand protectorate of aborigines
  • Humanitarian governance in a settler empire.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Humanitarianism -- Political aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.  |  Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration -- History -- 19th century.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Dussart, Fae author

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