New Zealand'S Empire (Studies in Imperialism MUP) by Katie Pickles,Katharine Coleborne

By Katie Pickles,Katharine Coleborne

This edited assortment investigates New Zealand's historical past as an imperial energy, and its evolving position in the British Empire. It revises and expands the background of empire inside of, to and from New Zealand through taking a look at the country's spheres of inner imperialism, its dating with Australia, its Pacific empire and its outreach to Antarctica.

The e-book severely revises our figuring out of the diversity of the way that New Zealand has performed a task as an imperial energy, together with the cultural histories of latest Zealand contained in the British Empire, engagements with imperial practices and notions of imperialism, the targeted importance of recent Zealand within the Pacific area, and the circulate of rules of empire either via and inside of New Zealand over time.

The essays during this quantity span social, cultural, political and financial heritage, and in trying out the idea that of latest Zealand's empire, the individuals take new instructions in either historiographical and empirical research.

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