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H. John Field
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Praeger (April 29, 1982)
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Toward A Programme of Imperial Life: The British Empire at the Turn of the Century. The New Metropolis: New York City, 1840-1857. by Kenneth T. Jackson, Edward K. Spann. Contributions in Comparative Colonial Studies, no. by H. John Field. Toward A Programme of Imperial Life: The British Empire at the Turn of the Century. Spann (pp. 119-120). Focusing on the great population movement of British emigrants before 1914, this book provides a perspective on the relationship between empire and globalisation. Nineteenth Century Geographies: The Transformation of Space from the Victorian Age to the American Century. It shows how distinct structures of economic opportunity developed around the people who settled across a wider British World through the co-ethnic networks they created. Yet these networks could also limit and distort economic growth.

The British Empire comprised the dominions, colonies, protectorates, mandates, and other territories ruled or administered by the United Kingdom and its predecessor states

The British Empire comprised the dominions, colonies, protectorates, mandates, and other territories ruled or administered by the United Kingdom and its predecessor states. It originated with the overseas possessions and trading posts established by England between the late 16th and early 18th centuries. At its height, it was the largest empire in history and, for over a century, was the foremost global power.

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At a time when comparative method in history has given way to "entangled" and transnational histories, Go makes a strong case for rigorous comparison as a way toward a greater understanding of the dynamics of modern empires. Go compares the US with the British Empire at equivalent times, and finds that both empires follow general patterns over the rise and fall of their spheres of influence. Right now, the USA is swinging wildly in the Middle East, causing chaos wherever it enters the scene militarily.

The great early 20th-century studies of anglo-imperial attitudes tend to be.

The great early 20th-century studies of anglo-imperial attitudes tend to be more or less contemporary: Leonard Woolf's Ceylon-set The Village in the Jungle (1913), E M Forster's A Passage to India (1924), George Orwell's Burmese Days (1934). They were also fairly even-handed. Subsequently, the chronological clock swung backwards. Most of the Eastern possessions went in 1947. Advance warning having been given by Harold Macmillan's famous "Winds of Change" speech, the African dependencies soon followed. The dogs, which have British names, are clearly intended to symbolise the Ascendancy.

Historiography of the British Empire. The historiography of the British Empire refers to the studies, sources, critical methods and interpretations used by scholars to develop a history of Britain's empire. Historians and their ideas are the focus here; specific lands and historical dates and episodes are covered in the article on the British Empire

But among such generalisations upon the British imperial experience, one interesting question has gone begging.

But among such generalisations upon the British imperial experience, one interesting question has gone begging. Export citation Request permission. 64 The specific discussion of the imperial dimension to this story is in Ric Sissons and Stoddart, Brian, Cricket and Empire: The 1932–33 Bodyline Tour of Australia (Sydney: Allen and Unwin, 1984). 65 The general picture from Stoddart, Brian, Sport, Culture, and Postcolonial Relations: The Commonwealth Games, in Sport and Politics, Redmond, Gerald . ed.