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Making empire : colonial encounters and the creation of imperial rule in nineteenth-century Africa, Richard Price

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Making empire : colonial encounters and the creation of imperial rule in nineteenth-century Africa
Title
Making empire
Title remainder
colonial encounters and the creation of imperial rule in nineteenth-century Africa
Statement of responsibility
Richard Price
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Price, Richard
Dewey number
968/.004963985
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT1768.X57
LC item number
P75 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Xhosa (African people)
  • Xhosa (African people)
  • Xhosa (African people)
  • British
  • Imperialism
  • Kaffraria
  • Cape of Good Hope (South Africa)
  • Great Britain
Label
Making empire : colonial encounters and the creation of imperial rule in nineteenth-century Africa, Richard Price
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Encounters in empire -- The making of missionary culture -- Observation, engagement and optimism -- Cultural encounters: the destabilization of missionary culture -- Missionaries encounter the chiefs: the growth of colonial reasoning -- The closing of the missionary mind -- Creating colonial knowledge -- Meetings, ceremonies and display -- Empire as democracy: the imperial state and the chiefs -- Empire and liberalism: the creation of the Grey system -- The destruction of the Xhosa chiefs -- The trials of the chiefs -- Postscript: endings and beginnings
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 371 p., [10] p. of plates
Isbn
9780521889681
Lccn
2008018713
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn227570613
  • (OCoLC)227570613
Label
Making empire : colonial encounters and the creation of imperial rule in nineteenth-century Africa, Richard Price
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Encounters in empire -- The making of missionary culture -- Observation, engagement and optimism -- Cultural encounters: the destabilization of missionary culture -- Missionaries encounter the chiefs: the growth of colonial reasoning -- The closing of the missionary mind -- Creating colonial knowledge -- Meetings, ceremonies and display -- Empire as democracy: the imperial state and the chiefs -- Empire and liberalism: the creation of the Grey system -- The destruction of the Xhosa chiefs -- The trials of the chiefs -- Postscript: endings and beginnings
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 371 p., [10] p. of plates
Isbn
9780521889681
Lccn
2008018713
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn227570613
  • (OCoLC)227570613

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