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The transformation of the world : a global history of the nineteenth century, Jürgen Osterhammel ; translated by Patrick Camiller

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The transformation of the world : a global history of the nineteenth century
Title
The transformation of the world
Title remainder
a global history of the nineteenth century
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Jürgen Osterhammel ; translated by Patrick Camiller
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Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
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Verwandlung der Welt
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Osterhammel, Jürgen
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index present
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non fiction
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History, Modern
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specialized
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The transformation of the world : a global history of the nineteenth century, Jürgen Osterhammel ; translated by Patrick Camiller
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Publication
Note
  • This translation originally published: 2014
  • Translated from the German
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1021-1118) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • 7.
  • Internal Spaces and Undergrounds
  • 8.
  • Symbolism, Aesthetics, Planning
  • VII.
  • Frontiers: Subjugation of Space and Challenges to Nomadic Life
  • 1.
  • Invasions and Frontier Processes
  • 2.
  • The North American West
  • Treasuries of Memory and Knowledge
  • 3.
  • South America and South Africa
  • 4.
  • Eurasia
  • 5.
  • Settler Colonialism
  • 6.
  • The Conquest of Nature: Invasions of the Biosphere
  • VIII.
  • Imperial Systems and Nation-States: The Persistence of Empires
  • 3.
  • 1.
  • Great-Power Politics and Imperial Expansion
  • 2.
  • Paths to the Nation-State
  • 3.
  • What Holds Empires Together?
  • 4.
  • Empires: Typology and Comparisons
  • 5.
  • Central and Marginal Cases
  • Observation, Description, Realism
  • 6.
  • Pax Britannica
  • 7.
  • Living in Empires
  • IX.
  • International Orders, Wars, Transnational Movements: Between Two World Wars
  • 1.
  • The Thorny Path to a Global System of States
  • 2.
  • Spaces of Power and Hegemony
  • 4.
  • 3.
  • Peaceful Europe, Wartorn Asia and Africa
  • 4.
  • Diplomacy as Political Instrument and-Intercultural Art
  • 5.
  • Internationalisms and the Emergence of Universal Norms
  • X.
  • Revolutions: From Philadelphia via Nanjing to Saint Petersburg
  • 1.
  • Revolutions-from Below, from Above, from Unexpected Directions
  • Numbers
  • 2.
  • The Revolutionary Atlantic
  • 3.
  • The Great Turbulence in Midcentury
  • 4.
  • Eurasian Revolutions, Fin de Siècle
  • XI.
  • The State: Minimal Government, Performances, and the Iron Cage
  • 1.
  • Order and Communication: The State and the Political
  • 5.
  • 2.
  • Reinventions of Monarchy
  • 3.
  • Democracy
  • 4.
  • Bureaucracies
  • 5.
  • Mobilization and Discipline
  • 6.
  • Self-Strengthening: The Politics of Peripheral Defensive
  • News
  • 7.
  • State and Nationalism
  • Part 3.
  • Themes
  • XII.
  • Energy and Industry: Who Unbound Prometheus, When, and Where?
  • 1.
  • Industrialization
  • 2.
  • Energy Regimes: The Century of Coal
  • 6.
  • 3.
  • Paths of Economic Development and Nondevelopment
  • 4.
  • Capitalism
  • XIII.
  • Labor: The Physical Basis of Culture
  • 1.
  • The Weight of Rural Labor
  • 2.
  • Factory, Construction Site, Office
  • Photography
  • 3.
  • Toward Emancipation: Slaves, Serfs, Peasants
  • 4.
  • The Asymmetry of Wage Labor
  • XIV.
  • Networks: Extension, Density, Holes
  • 1.
  • Communications
  • 2.
  • Trade
  • Preface
  • II.
  • 3.
  • Money and Finance
  • XV.
  • Hierarchies: The Vertical Dimension of Social Space
  • 1.
  • Is a Global Social History Possible?
  • 2.
  • Aristocracies in (Moderate) Decline
  • 3.
  • Bourgeois and Quasi-bourgeois
  • Time: When Was the Nineteenth Century?
  • XVI.
  • Knowledge: Growth, Concentration, Distribution
  • 1.
  • World Languages
  • 2.
  • Literacy and Schooling
  • 3.
  • The University as a Cultural Export from Europe
  • 4.
  • Mobility and Translation
  • 1.
  • 5.
  • Humanities and the Study of the Other
  • XVII.
  • Civilization and Exclusion
  • 1.
  • The "Civilized World" and Its "Mission"
  • 2.
  • Slave Emancipation and White Supremacy
  • 3.
  • Antiforeignism and "Race War"
  • Chronology and the Coherence of the Age
  • 4.
  • Anti-Semitism
  • XVIII.
  • Religion
  • 1.
  • Concepts of Religion and the Religious
  • 2.
  • Secularization
  • 3.
  • Religion and Empire
  • 2.
  • 4.
  • Reform and Renewal
  • Conclusion: The Nineteenth Century in History
  • 1.
  • Self-Diagnostics
  • 2.
  • Modernity
  • 3.
  • Again: The Beginning or End of a Century
  • 4.
  • Calendar and Periodization
  • Five Characteristics of the Century
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • 3.
  • Breaks and Transitions
  • 4.
  • The Age of Revolution, Victorianism, Fin de Siècle
  • Introduction
  • 5.
  • Clocks and Acceleration
  • III.
  • Space: Where Was the Nineteenth Century?
  • 1.
  • Space and Time
  • 2.
  • Metageography: Naming Spaces
  • 3.
  • Mental Maps: The Relativity of Spatial Perspective
  • Part 1.
  • 4.
  • Spaces of Interaction: Land and Sea
  • 5.
  • Ordering and Governing Space
  • 6.
  • Territoriality, Diaspora, Borders
  • Part 2.
  • Panoramas
  • IV.
  • Mobilities
  • Approaches
  • 1.
  • Magnitudes and Tendencies
  • 2.
  • Population Disasters and the Demographic Transition
  • 3.
  • The Legacy of Early Modern Migrations: Creoles and Slaves
  • 4.
  • Penal Colony and Exile
  • 5.
  • Ethnic Cleansing
  • I.
  • 6.
  • Internal Migration and the Changing Slave Trade
  • 7.
  • Migration and Capitalism
  • 8.
  • Global Motives
  • V.
  • Living Standards: Risk and Security in Material Life
  • 1.
  • The Standard of Living and the Quality of Life
  • Memory and Self-Observation: The Perpetuation of the Nineteenth Century
  • 2.
  • Life Expectancy and "Homo hygienicus"
  • 3.
  • Medical Fears and Prevention
  • 4.
  • Mobile Perils, Old and New
  • 5.
  • Natural Disasters
  • 6.
  • Famine
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Agricultural Revolutions
  • 8.
  • Poverty and Wealth
  • 9.
  • Globalized Consumption
  • VI.
  • Cities: European Models and Worldwide Creativity
  • 1.
  • The City as Norm and Exception
  • Visibility and Audibility
  • 2.
  • Urbanization and Urban Systems
  • 3.
  • Between Deurbanization and Hypergrowth
  • 4.
  • Specialized Cities, Universal Cities
  • 5.
  • The Golden Age of Port Cities
  • 6.
  • Colonial Cities, Treaty Ports, Imperial Metropolises
Control code
031161702
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 1167 p.
Isbn
9780691169804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The transformation of the world : a global history of the nineteenth century, Jürgen Osterhammel ; translated by Patrick Camiller
Publication
Note
  • This translation originally published: 2014
  • Translated from the German
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1021-1118) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • 7.
  • Internal Spaces and Undergrounds
  • 8.
  • Symbolism, Aesthetics, Planning
  • VII.
  • Frontiers: Subjugation of Space and Challenges to Nomadic Life
  • 1.
  • Invasions and Frontier Processes
  • 2.
  • The North American West
  • Treasuries of Memory and Knowledge
  • 3.
  • South America and South Africa
  • 4.
  • Eurasia
  • 5.
  • Settler Colonialism
  • 6.
  • The Conquest of Nature: Invasions of the Biosphere
  • VIII.
  • Imperial Systems and Nation-States: The Persistence of Empires
  • 3.
  • 1.
  • Great-Power Politics and Imperial Expansion
  • 2.
  • Paths to the Nation-State
  • 3.
  • What Holds Empires Together?
  • 4.
  • Empires: Typology and Comparisons
  • 5.
  • Central and Marginal Cases
  • Observation, Description, Realism
  • 6.
  • Pax Britannica
  • 7.
  • Living in Empires
  • IX.
  • International Orders, Wars, Transnational Movements: Between Two World Wars
  • 1.
  • The Thorny Path to a Global System of States
  • 2.
  • Spaces of Power and Hegemony
  • 4.
  • 3.
  • Peaceful Europe, Wartorn Asia and Africa
  • 4.
  • Diplomacy as Political Instrument and-Intercultural Art
  • 5.
  • Internationalisms and the Emergence of Universal Norms
  • X.
  • Revolutions: From Philadelphia via Nanjing to Saint Petersburg
  • 1.
  • Revolutions-from Below, from Above, from Unexpected Directions
  • Numbers
  • 2.
  • The Revolutionary Atlantic
  • 3.
  • The Great Turbulence in Midcentury
  • 4.
  • Eurasian Revolutions, Fin de Siècle
  • XI.
  • The State: Minimal Government, Performances, and the Iron Cage
  • 1.
  • Order and Communication: The State and the Political
  • 5.
  • 2.
  • Reinventions of Monarchy
  • 3.
  • Democracy
  • 4.
  • Bureaucracies
  • 5.
  • Mobilization and Discipline
  • 6.
  • Self-Strengthening: The Politics of Peripheral Defensive
  • News
  • 7.
  • State and Nationalism
  • Part 3.
  • Themes
  • XII.
  • Energy and Industry: Who Unbound Prometheus, When, and Where?
  • 1.
  • Industrialization
  • 2.
  • Energy Regimes: The Century of Coal
  • 6.
  • 3.
  • Paths of Economic Development and Nondevelopment
  • 4.
  • Capitalism
  • XIII.
  • Labor: The Physical Basis of Culture
  • 1.
  • The Weight of Rural Labor
  • 2.
  • Factory, Construction Site, Office
  • Photography
  • 3.
  • Toward Emancipation: Slaves, Serfs, Peasants
  • 4.
  • The Asymmetry of Wage Labor
  • XIV.
  • Networks: Extension, Density, Holes
  • 1.
  • Communications
  • 2.
  • Trade
  • Preface
  • II.
  • 3.
  • Money and Finance
  • XV.
  • Hierarchies: The Vertical Dimension of Social Space
  • 1.
  • Is a Global Social History Possible?
  • 2.
  • Aristocracies in (Moderate) Decline
  • 3.
  • Bourgeois and Quasi-bourgeois
  • Time: When Was the Nineteenth Century?
  • XVI.
  • Knowledge: Growth, Concentration, Distribution
  • 1.
  • World Languages
  • 2.
  • Literacy and Schooling
  • 3.
  • The University as a Cultural Export from Europe
  • 4.
  • Mobility and Translation
  • 1.
  • 5.
  • Humanities and the Study of the Other
  • XVII.
  • Civilization and Exclusion
  • 1.
  • The "Civilized World" and Its "Mission"
  • 2.
  • Slave Emancipation and White Supremacy
  • 3.
  • Antiforeignism and "Race War"
  • Chronology and the Coherence of the Age
  • 4.
  • Anti-Semitism
  • XVIII.
  • Religion
  • 1.
  • Concepts of Religion and the Religious
  • 2.
  • Secularization
  • 3.
  • Religion and Empire
  • 2.
  • 4.
  • Reform and Renewal
  • Conclusion: The Nineteenth Century in History
  • 1.
  • Self-Diagnostics
  • 2.
  • Modernity
  • 3.
  • Again: The Beginning or End of a Century
  • 4.
  • Calendar and Periodization
  • Five Characteristics of the Century
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • 3.
  • Breaks and Transitions
  • 4.
  • The Age of Revolution, Victorianism, Fin de Siècle
  • Introduction
  • 5.
  • Clocks and Acceleration
  • III.
  • Space: Where Was the Nineteenth Century?
  • 1.
  • Space and Time
  • 2.
  • Metageography: Naming Spaces
  • 3.
  • Mental Maps: The Relativity of Spatial Perspective
  • Part 1.
  • 4.
  • Spaces of Interaction: Land and Sea
  • 5.
  • Ordering and Governing Space
  • 6.
  • Territoriality, Diaspora, Borders
  • Part 2.
  • Panoramas
  • IV.
  • Mobilities
  • Approaches
  • 1.
  • Magnitudes and Tendencies
  • 2.
  • Population Disasters and the Demographic Transition
  • 3.
  • The Legacy of Early Modern Migrations: Creoles and Slaves
  • 4.
  • Penal Colony and Exile
  • 5.
  • Ethnic Cleansing
  • I.
  • 6.
  • Internal Migration and the Changing Slave Trade
  • 7.
  • Migration and Capitalism
  • 8.
  • Global Motives
  • V.
  • Living Standards: Risk and Security in Material Life
  • 1.
  • The Standard of Living and the Quality of Life
  • Memory and Self-Observation: The Perpetuation of the Nineteenth Century
  • 2.
  • Life Expectancy and "Homo hygienicus"
  • 3.
  • Medical Fears and Prevention
  • 4.
  • Mobile Perils, Old and New
  • 5.
  • Natural Disasters
  • 6.
  • Famine
  • 1.
  • 7.
  • Agricultural Revolutions
  • 8.
  • Poverty and Wealth
  • 9.
  • Globalized Consumption
  • VI.
  • Cities: European Models and Worldwide Creativity
  • 1.
  • The City as Norm and Exception
  • Visibility and Audibility
  • 2.
  • Urbanization and Urban Systems
  • 3.
  • Between Deurbanization and Hypergrowth
  • 4.
  • Specialized Cities, Universal Cities
  • 5.
  • The Golden Age of Port Cities
  • 6.
  • Colonial Cities, Treaty Ports, Imperial Metropolises
Control code
031161702
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 1167 p.
Isbn
9780691169804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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