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The Resource A mission to civilize : the republican idea of empire in France and West Africa, 1895-1930, Alice L. Conklin

A mission to civilize : the republican idea of empire in France and West Africa, 1895-1930, Alice L. Conklin

Label
A mission to civilize : the republican idea of empire in France and West Africa, 1895-1930
Title
A mission to civilize
Title remainder
the republican idea of empire in France and West Africa, 1895-1930
Statement of responsibility
Alice L. Conklin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conklin, Alice L
Dewey number
325/.344/0966
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JQ3360
LC item number
.C69 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Governors general
  • Racism
  • Republicanism
  • Africa, French-speaking West
  • France
  • France
Label
A mission to civilize : the republican idea of empire in France and West Africa, 1895-1930, Alice L. Conklin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [327]-353) 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
1. The Setting: The Idea of the Civilizing Mission in 1895 and the Creation of the Government General -- 2. Public Works and Public Health: Civilization, Technology, and Science (1902-1914) -- 3. Forging the Republican Sujet: Schools, Courts, and the Attack on Slavery (1902-1908) -- 4. "En faire des hommes": William Ponty and the Pursuit of Moral Progress (1908-1914) -- 5. Revolt and Reaction: World War I and Its Consequences (1914-1930) -- 6. "Democracy" Reinvented: Civilization Through Association (1914-1930) -- 7. Civilization Through Coercion: Human Mise en Valeur in the 1920's
Control code
36521037
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 367 pages
Isbn
9780804729994
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
97009868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36521037
Label
A mission to civilize : the republican idea of empire in France and West Africa, 1895-1930, Alice L. Conklin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [327]-353) 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
1. The Setting: The Idea of the Civilizing Mission in 1895 and the Creation of the Government General -- 2. Public Works and Public Health: Civilization, Technology, and Science (1902-1914) -- 3. Forging the Republican Sujet: Schools, Courts, and the Attack on Slavery (1902-1908) -- 4. "En faire des hommes": William Ponty and the Pursuit of Moral Progress (1908-1914) -- 5. Revolt and Reaction: World War I and Its Consequences (1914-1930) -- 6. "Democracy" Reinvented: Civilization Through Association (1914-1930) -- 7. Civilization Through Coercion: Human Mise en Valeur in the 1920's
Control code
36521037
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 367 pages
Isbn
9780804729994
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
97009868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)36521037

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