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Contesting Empires

Opposition, Promotion, and Slavery

by Jonathan Hart

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • World history,
  • World - General,
  • History: World,
  • European - General,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • World - Colonial Studies,
  • Empires & historical states,
  • Europe,
  • Imperialism,
  • Slavery,
  • History / Civilization,
  • America,
  • Colonies,
  • Territorial expansion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8400295M
    ISBN 10140396453X
    ISBN 109781403964533

    Empires inevitably promote cultures announcing their moral legitimacy. We all know proclamations of Manifest Destiny, The White Man’s Burden, and Making the World Safe for Democracy. People subjected to imperial power regularly contest such claims—and force conversations and debates that recast empires and lives within them. The United States acted imperially in its expansion across . ☯ Full Synopsis: ""Empires and Colonies in the Modern World takes on world history present through the sweeping events and human experiences of empires, imperialism, and colonialism. More than just a history of one or more empires, this volume ties together all of the modern empires, and also considers the development of global commerce.

    There used to be such a table on the article, but it was removed in for reasons of being incomplete, contradictory, and generally misleading in the state it was in at the time. I refer you to Talk:List of largest empires/Archive 6#Largest empires by population for the details. TompaDompa , 20 March (UTC) Thank you! Sep 20,  · This book is the first major account of political thought in twentieth-century Europe, both West and East, to appear since the end of the Cold War. Skillfully blending intellectual, political, and cultural history, Jan-Werner M&#;ller elucidates the ideas that shaped the period of Author: Jan-Werner Muller.

    The Portuguese empire expanded into the Persian Gulf, contesting control of the spice trade with the Ajuran Empire and the Ottoman Empire. In , Afonso de Albuquerque conquered the Huwala state of Hormuz at the head of the Persian Gulf, establishing it as a vassal hotellewin.coml: Lisbon (–/–), Rio de . Contesting Post-Racialism is a powerfully persuasive analysis of the ways that race still operates in the United States and South Africa. This book effectively dispels the notion that we now reside in a post-racial or post-apartheid society. The arguments represent perspectives that are theological and sociological, as well as ecclesial and.


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Based on extensive archival research, this book looks at the earlier contest of empires in the New World, especially among Spain, France and England, and then examines the opposition to empire, the promotion of empire and the question of slavery.

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Based on extensive archival research, Contesting Empires looks at the earlier contest of empires in the New World, especially among Spain, France, and England, and then examines the opposition to empire, the promotion of empire, and the question of slavery.

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