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The Resource Colonial connections 1815-45 : patronage, the information revolution and colonial government, Zoë Laidlaw

Colonial connections 1815-45 : patronage, the information revolution and colonial government, Zoë Laidlaw

Label
Colonial connections 1815-45 : patronage, the information revolution and colonial government
Title
Colonial connections 1815-45
Title remainder
patronage, the information revolution and colonial government
Statement of responsibility
Zoë Laidlaw
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This groundbreaking book challenges standard interpretations of metropolitan strategies of rule in the early nineteenth century. After the Napoleonic wars, the British government ruled a more diverse empire than ever before, and the Colonial Office responded by cultivating strong personal links with governors and colonial officials through which influence, patronage and information could flow. By the 1830s the conviction that personal connections were the best way of exerting influence within the imperial sphere went well beyond the metropolitan government, as lobbyists, settlers and missionar
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laidlaw, Zoë
Dewey number
325.34109034
Index
index present
LC call number
JV1017
LC item number
.L35 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in imperialism
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • British colonies
  • Colonies
  • Kolonialverwaltung
  • Patronage
  • Informationsfluss
  • Großbritannien
  • Koloniaal bestuur
  • Informatienetwerken
  • Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Noord-Ierland
  • Political Science
  • Law, Politics & Government
  • Colonialism & Postcolonialism
Label
Colonial connections 1815-45 : patronage, the information revolution and colonial government, Zoë Laidlaw
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-232) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Metropolitan concerns -- pt. 2. Colonial struggles -- pt. III. Agendas for imperial reform
Control code
823727400
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 241 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794406
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt155543z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823727400
Label
Colonial connections 1815-45 : patronage, the information revolution and colonial government, Zoë Laidlaw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-232) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Metropolitan concerns -- pt. 2. Colonial struggles -- pt. III. Agendas for imperial reform
Control code
823727400
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 241 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794406
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt155543z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823727400

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