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Empire and Environmental Anxiety
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Empire and Environmental Anxiety

Health, Science, Art and Conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920
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ISBN-13:
9781349363018
Einband:
Book
Erscheinungsdatum:
05.06.2016
Seiten:
320
Autor:
J. Beattie
Gewicht:
534 g
Format:
233x154x25 mm
Serie:
Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

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Dedication List of Figures Acknowledgements Abbreviations Notes on the Author Introduction Origins of Environmental Anxieties Imperial Health Anxieties Colonial Aesthetic Anxieties Scottish-trained Doctors: Environmental Anxieties and Imperial Development, 1780s-1870s German Science and Imperial Forestry, 1840s-1900s South Asian and Australasian Forestry: Anxieties and Exchanges, 1870s-1920s Thwarting Imperial Agricultural Development: The Spectre of Drifting Sands, 1800s-1920s Conclusion Bibliography Index
A new interpretation of imperialism and environmental change, and the anxieties imperialism generated through environmental transformation and interaction with unknown landscapes. Tying together South Asia and Australasia, this book demonstrates how environmental anxieties led to increasing state resource management, conservation, and urban reform.