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The Resource Empire and environmental anxiety : health, science, art and conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920, James Beattie

Empire and environmental anxiety : health, science, art and conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920, James Beattie

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Empire and environmental anxiety : health, science, art and conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920
Title
Empire and environmental anxiety
Title remainder
health, science, art and conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920
Statement of responsibility
James Beattie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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 --
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1977-
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Beattie, James
Dewey number
333.70954
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge imperial and post-colonial studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imperialism
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental policy
  • Public health administration
  • Public health administration
  • Science and state
  • Science and state
Label
Empire and environmental anxiety : health, science, art and conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920, James Beattie
Link
https://opac.eui.eu/client/en_GB/default/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:390266/one
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
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
Control code
FIEb17455960
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 320 pages
Isbn
9780230553200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)698330388
Label
Empire and environmental anxiety : health, science, art and conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920, James Beattie
Link
https://opac.eui.eu/client/en_GB/default/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:390266/one
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
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
Control code
FIEb17455960
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 320 pages
Isbn
9780230553200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)698330388

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