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The Resource Utilitarianism and empire, edited by Bart Schultz and Georgios Varouxakis

Utilitarianism and empire, edited by Bart Schultz and Georgios Varouxakis

Label
Utilitarianism and empire
Title
Utilitarianism and empire
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bart Schultz and Georgios Varouxakis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The classical utilitarian legacy of Jeremy Bentham, J.S. Mill, James Mill, and Henry Sidgwick has often been charged with both theoretical and practical complicity in the growth of British imperialism and the emerging racialist discourse of the nineteenth century. But there has been little scholarly work devoted to bringing together the conflicting interpretive perspectives on this legacy and its complex evolution with respect to orientalism and imperialism. This volume, with contributions by leading scholars in the field, represents the first attempt to survey the full range of current schol
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
325/.32/0941
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DA16
LC item number
.U87 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schultz, Bart
  • Varouxakis, Georgios
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mill, James
  • Mill, John Stuart
  • Bentham, Jeremy
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Imperialism
  • Race relations
  • Utilitarianism
  • Slave trade
  • Bentham, Jeremy
  • Mill, John Stuart
  • British colonies
  • Imperialism
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Colonies
  • Race relations
  • Utilitarianism
  • Great Britain
  • Regions & Countries - Europe
  • History & Archaeology
  • Great Britain
Label
Utilitarianism and empire, edited by Bart Schultz and Georgios Varouxakis
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jeremy Bentham on slavery and the slave trade / Frederick Rosen -- Jeremy Bentham: legislator of the world? / Jennifer Pitts -- James Mill's The history of British India: the question of utilitarianism and empire / Javed Majeed -- Mill on happiness: the enduring value of a complex critique / Martha C. Nussbaum -- Liberalism's limits: Carlyle and Mill on "the negro question" / David Theo Goldberg -- Empire, race, euro-centrism: John Stuart Mill and his critics / Georgios Varouxakis -- Chairing the Jamaica Committee: J.S. Mill and the limits of colonial authority / J. Joseph Miller -- The early utilitarians, race, and empire: the state of the argument / H.S. Jones -- Imagining Darwinism / David Weinstein -- Sidgwick's racism / Bart Schultz
Control code
607737721
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739162231
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607737721
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Utilitarianism and empire, edited by Bart Schultz and Georgios Varouxakis
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jeremy Bentham on slavery and the slave trade / Frederick Rosen -- Jeremy Bentham: legislator of the world? / Jennifer Pitts -- James Mill's The history of British India: the question of utilitarianism and empire / Javed Majeed -- Mill on happiness: the enduring value of a complex critique / Martha C. Nussbaum -- Liberalism's limits: Carlyle and Mill on "the negro question" / David Theo Goldberg -- Empire, race, euro-centrism: John Stuart Mill and his critics / Georgios Varouxakis -- Chairing the Jamaica Committee: J.S. Mill and the limits of colonial authority / J. Joseph Miller -- The early utilitarians, race, and empire: the state of the argument / H.S. Jones -- Imagining Darwinism / David Weinstein -- Sidgwick's racism / Bart Schultz
Control code
607737721
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 263 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739162231
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607737721
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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