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European Imperialism: 1830 to 1930 (1999)
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0395903858, Paperback)This volume brings together classic and contemporary scholarly essays on imperialism in the 19th and 20th centuries. The text opens with an introductory essay followed by a presentation of authoritative but conflicting views, encouraging students to interpret and evaluate the issue for themselves.
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[TofC cont.] Indian travellers in Victorian Britain / A. Burton; Colonial workers in France during the Great War / T. Stovall; An Afro-German family / D. Reiprich and E. Ngambi ul Kuo -- Anticolonial resistance: Peasant weapons of the weak / J.C. Scott; Wage labor and anticolonial resistance in Colonial Kenya / F. Cooper; Saint or rebel, resistance in French North Africa / J. Clancy-Smith; Imagined community in anticolonial nationalism / B. Anderson; Nation and the home / P. Chatterjee. This book consists principally of thematically organized selections from ... recent historical work on French, British, and Dutch imperialism.... The volume [begins] with a section devoted to several of the classic interpretations and criticisms of empire so that students might better judge for themselves how recent scholarship has changed. The introduction provides a brief overview of a century of historical writing on the subject to orient the reader at the outset. -Pref.
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