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The Resource The peculiarities of liberal modernity in imperial Britain, edited by Simon Gunn and James Vernon

The peculiarities of liberal modernity in imperial Britain, edited by Simon Gunn and James Vernon

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The peculiarities of liberal modernity in imperial Britain
Title
The peculiarities of liberal modernity in imperial Britain
Statement of responsibility
edited by Simon Gunn and James Vernon
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gunn, Simon
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vernon, James
Series statement
The Berkeley series in British studies
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberalism
  • Liberalism
  • Civilization, Modern
Label
The peculiarities of liberal modernity in imperial Britain, edited by Simon Gunn and James Vernon
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page (213-259) and index
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volume
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nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: what was liberal modernity in Britain and why was it peculiar? / Simon Gunn and James Vernon -- Macaulay: a liberal historian? / Catherine Hall -- Freedom rules/colonial fractures: bringing "free" labor to Trinidad in the age of revolution / James Epstein -- "Free labour = latent pauperism": Marx, Mayhew, and the "reserve army of labour" in mid-nineteenth-century London / John Seed -- Secrecy and liberal modernity in Victorian and Edwardian England / Tom Crook -- Was there a liberal historicism? / Thomas Osborne -- Habits, instincts, survivals: repetition, history, biopower / Tony Bennett -- Entertainmentality! liberalizing modern pleasure in the Victorian leisure industry / Peter Bailey -- Same difference? liberalism, modernity, and governance in British India / Gavin Rand -- Paternalism, class, and the British path to modernity / Jon Lawrence -- Government and the modern management of information, 1844-2009 / David Vincent -- Liberty and ecology: resources, markets, and the British contribution to the global environmental crisis / Chris Otter -- Stories we tell about liberal markets: the efficient market hypothesis and great-men narratives of change / Mary Poovey
Control code
FIEb16917741
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780984590957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)681500251
Label
The peculiarities of liberal modernity in imperial Britain, edited by Simon Gunn and James Vernon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page (213-259) 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: what was liberal modernity in Britain and why was it peculiar? / Simon Gunn and James Vernon -- Macaulay: a liberal historian? / Catherine Hall -- Freedom rules/colonial fractures: bringing "free" labor to Trinidad in the age of revolution / James Epstein -- "Free labour = latent pauperism": Marx, Mayhew, and the "reserve army of labour" in mid-nineteenth-century London / John Seed -- Secrecy and liberal modernity in Victorian and Edwardian England / Tom Crook -- Was there a liberal historicism? / Thomas Osborne -- Habits, instincts, survivals: repetition, history, biopower / Tony Bennett -- Entertainmentality! liberalizing modern pleasure in the Victorian leisure industry / Peter Bailey -- Same difference? liberalism, modernity, and governance in British India / Gavin Rand -- Paternalism, class, and the British path to modernity / Jon Lawrence -- Government and the modern management of information, 1844-2009 / David Vincent -- Liberty and ecology: resources, markets, and the British contribution to the global environmental crisis / Chris Otter -- Stories we tell about liberal markets: the efficient market hypothesis and great-men narratives of change / Mary Poovey
Control code
FIEb16917741
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 271 pages
Isbn
9780984590957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)681500251

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