Empires And Colonies

Author: Jonathan Hart
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 0745626130
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A more recent view is A. N. Porter, European Imperialism, 1860–1914 (
Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1994). See George Grant, Technology and Empire:
Perspectives on North America (Toronto: House of Anansi, 1969). See also
Daniel R. Headrick, The Tools ofEmpire: Technology and European Imperialism
in the Nineteenth Century (New York: Oxford University Press, 1981) and Alfred
W. Crosby, Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansions of Europe, 900–
1900 (1986; ...

Historical Dictionary Of European Imperialism

Author: James Stuart Olson
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
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... The Tools of Empire. Technology and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth
Century, 1981.) MADAGASCAR. The island of Madagascar is located 180 miles
east of the Mozambique* coast. Its population reflects the waves of immigration
from the Malayo-Indonesian archipelago, Africa, and Arabia. The first European
landing was made by Dom Franciso de Alameda on February 1, 1508. Late in the
sixteenth century, the development of Dutch trade from the Cape 376
MACASSAR.

Geography And Imperialism 1820 1940

Author: Morag Bell
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719039348
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'Europe' and 'European' refer here both to the imperial states of Europe itself and
to those settler European colonies which themselves became imperial or 'sub-
imperial' powers during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, particularly the ...
London, 1992 5 Daniel R. Headrick, The tools of empire: technology and
European imperialism in the nineteenth century, Oxford, 1981; and, Daniel R.
Headrick, The tentacles of progress: technology transfer in the age of imperialism
, Oxford, ...

Events That Changed The World In The Nineteenth Century

Author: Frank W. Thackeray
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
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Colonialism in Africa, 1870-1960. 5 vols. London: Cambridge University Press,
1969-1975. The most thorough collection available concerning conquest and
colonial rule in Africa. Headrick, Daniel R. The Tools of Empire: Technology and
European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century. New York: Oxford University
Press, 1981. Headrick provides a fascinating account of the technologies (in
communications, medicine, and warfare) that enabled the European conquest of
the tropics.

Dictionary Of Concepts In History

Author: Harry Ritter
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313227004
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Of related interest is Richard Koebner's Empire (Cambridge, 1961). For Marx's
views see Shlomo Avineri, ed., Karl Marx on Colonialism and Modernization: His
Dispatches and Other Writings on China, India, Mexico, the Middle East and
North Africa (Garden City, N.Y., 1968). On the relationship between modern
technology and imperialism see Daniel R. Headrick, The Tools of Empire:
Technology and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century (New York,
1981 ). In developing ...

The Oxford History Of The British Empire Volume Iii The Nineteenth Century

Author: Andrew Porter
Publisher: OUP Oxford
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Historians of the British Empire have argued that nineteenth-century Europeans
generally, and Britons particularly, distinguished themselves from and claimed a
superiority over others on the basis of their mastery of science and technology, ...
on technology and Empire has argued that the new tools 'of the nineteenth
century . . . shattered traditional trade, technology, and political relationships, and
in their place they laid the foundations for a new global civilization based on
Western ...

Disease And Empire

Author: Philip D. Curtin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521598354
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Philip D. Curtin, Death by Migration: Europe's Encounter with the Tropical World
in the Nineteenth Century (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1989), pp. 7–
10,36, 194–95, 199-202. * Daniel R. Headrick, The Tools of Empire: Technology
and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century (New York: Oxford
University Press, 1981). I have argued this case myself in an early edition of P. D.
Curtin and others, African History (London: Longman, 1978), pp. 445–48. * Curtin
, Death ...

Science Technology And Medicine In Colonial India

Author: David Arnold
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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In many instances, seemingly competing technologies – the old and new in
agriculture, textiles, transport and labour – nestled side by side, enjoying a
relation11 Daniel R. Headrick, The Tentacles of Progress: Technology Transfer in
the Age of Imperialism, – (New York, ), p. . 12 Daniel R. Headrick, The Tools
of Empire: Technology and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century (
New York, ). 13 Arnold Pacey, Technology in World Civilization: A ...

Coal And Empire

Author: Peter A. Shulman
Publisher: JHU Press
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Recently, historians have questioned the premise of an inherently weak
American state, especially in the nineteenth century, arguing instead “that the
United States,” in Balogh's formulation, “governed differently from other
industrialized ... Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance (Ithaca, NY:
Cornell University Press, 1989), Daniel R. Headrick, The Tools of Empire:
Technology and European Imperialism in the Nineteenth Century (New York:
Oxford University Press, 1981), ...