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The Oxford History of the British Empire: Volume IV: The Twentieth Century / Edition 1

The Oxford History of the British Empire: Volume IV: The Twentieth Century / Edition 1


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ISBN-13: 9780199246793
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 09/20/2001
Series: Oxford History of the British Empire Series , #4
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 800
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 5.90(h) x 1.60(d)

About the Author

Judith Brown is Beit Professor of Commonwealth History, and Fellow of Balliol College, at Oxford University.

Wm. Roger Louis is Kerr Professor of English History and Culture at the University of Texas at Austin.

Table of Contents

List of Maps, List of Figures, List of Tables, Abbreviations and Location of Manuscript Sources, List of Contributors
1. Introduction, Wm. Roger Louis
2. The British Empire in the Edwardian Era, Ronald Hyam
3. A Third British Empire? The Dominion Idea in Imperial Politics, John Darwin
4. The Metropolitan Economics of Empire, D. K. Fieldhouse
5. The British Empire and the Great War, 1914-1918, Robert Holland
6. Ireland and the Empire-Commonwealth, 1900-1948, Deirdre McMahon
7. Migrants and Settlers, Stephen Constantine
8. Critics of Empire, Nicholas Owen
9. The Popular Culture of Empire in Britain, John M. MacKenzie
10. Colonial Rule, John W. Cell
11. Bureaucracy and 'Trusteeship' in the Colonial Empire, Ronald Hyam
12. 'Deceptive Might': Imperial Defence and Security, 1900-1968, Anthony Clayton
13. The Second World War, Keith Jeffery
14. The Dissolution of the British Empire, Wm. Roger Louis
15. Imperialism and After: The Economy of the Empire on the Periphery, B. R. Tomlinson
16. Gender in the British Empire, Rosalind O' Hanlon
17. The British Empire and the Muslim Worlds, Francis Robinson
18. India, Judith M. Brown
19. Ceylon, Stephen Ashton
20. Imperialism and Nationalism in South-East Asia, A. J. Stockwell
21. Britain's Informal Empire in the Middle East, Glen Balfour-Paul
22. West Africa, Toyin Falola and A. D. Roberts
23. East Africa, John Lonsdale
24. Southern Africa, Shula Marks
25. Canada, the North Atlantic Triangle, and the Empire, David MacKenzie
26. The British Caribbean from Demobilization to Constitutional Decolonization, Howard Johnson
27. Latin America, Alan Knight
28. China, Jürgen Osterhammel
29. Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands, W. David McIntyre
30. Commonwealth Legacy, W. David McIntyre
31. Epilogue, Judith M. Brown
Chronology, Index

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