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The Resource Environment and empire, William Beinart and Lotte Hughes

Environment and empire, William Beinart and Lotte Hughes

Label
Environment and empire
Title
Environment and empire
Statement of responsibility
William Beinart and Lotte Hughes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beinart, William
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hughes, Lotte
Series statement
Oxford history of the British Empire companion series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Natural resources
  • Plant ecology
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
Environment and empire, William Beinart and Lotte Hughes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [353]-382) 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
Environmental aspects of the Atlantic slave trade and Caribbean plantation -- The fur trade in Canada -- Hunting, wildlife, and imperialism in southern Africa -- Imperial travellers -- Sheep, pastures, and demography in Australia -- Forests and forestry in India -- Water, irrigation, and agrarian society in India and Egypt -- Colonial cities: environment, space, and race -- Plague and urban environments -- Tsetse and trypanosomiasis in east and central Africa -- Imperial scientists, ecology, and conservation -- Empire and the visual representation of nature -- Rubber and the environment in Malaysia -- Oil extraction in the middle east: the Kuwait experience -- Resistance to colonial conservation and resource management -- National parks and the growth of tourism -- The post-imperial urban environment -- Reassertion of indigenous environmental rights and knowledge
Control code
0716565652
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[xiii], 395 p.
Isbn
9780199562510
Lccn
2007020652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
Label
Environment and empire, William Beinart and Lotte Hughes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [353]-382) 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
Environmental aspects of the Atlantic slave trade and Caribbean plantation -- The fur trade in Canada -- Hunting, wildlife, and imperialism in southern Africa -- Imperial travellers -- Sheep, pastures, and demography in Australia -- Forests and forestry in India -- Water, irrigation, and agrarian society in India and Egypt -- Colonial cities: environment, space, and race -- Plague and urban environments -- Tsetse and trypanosomiasis in east and central Africa -- Imperial scientists, ecology, and conservation -- Empire and the visual representation of nature -- Rubber and the environment in Malaysia -- Oil extraction in the middle east: the Kuwait experience -- Resistance to colonial conservation and resource management -- National parks and the growth of tourism -- The post-imperial urban environment -- Reassertion of indigenous environmental rights and knowledge
Control code
0716565652
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[xiii], 395 p.
Isbn
9780199562510
Lccn
2007020652
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., 1 map

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