ISBN-10:
0521803438
ISBN-13:
9780521803434
Pub. Date:
10/01/2002
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
The Enlightenment and the Origins of European Australia

The Enlightenment and the Origins of European Australia

by John Gascoigne, Patricia Curthoys

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521803434
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 10/01/2002
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.91(d)

About the Author

John Gascoigne is Associate Professor, School of History, University of New South Wales, Sydney and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities.

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; Abbreviations; Preface and Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; Part I. Contexts: 2. Religion; 3. Politics; Part II. The Possibilities of Improvement: 4. The earth and its fruits; 5. Science and the land; 6. Cultivation of the mind; 7. Of crimes and punishments; 8. Race and the limits of 'improvement'; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

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