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An empire on display : English, Indian, and Australian exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War

Author: Peter H Hoffenberg
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2001
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The exhibitions of the Victorian and Edwardian eras are the lens through which this book examines the economic, cultural, and social forces that helped define Britain and the Empire. It focuses on  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Empire on display.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2001
(DLC) 00059003
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter H Hoffenberg
ISBN: 9780520922969 0520922964 0520218914 9780520218918
OCLC Number: 896926509
Description: 1 online resource (xxvii, 418 p.) illustrations
Contents: List of Illustrations Preface Acknowledgments 1. Exhibitions and the New Imperialism 2. 'The Exhibition Wallahs': Commissioners and the Production of Imperial Knowledge 3. Commissioners and the State: Power and Controversy at the Exhibitions 4. Consumers, Producers, and Markets: The Political Economy of Imperial Federation 5. Terrae Nullae? Australia and India at Overseas Exhibitions 6. 'Machines-in-Motion': Technology, Labor, and the Ironies of Industrialism 7. Imperial and National Taxonomies: Entertaining and Policing Exhibition Visitors 8. The Imperial Pilgrims' Progress: Ceremonies, Tourism, and Epic Theater at the Exhibitions Epilogue. Recessional: Imperial Culture and Colonial Nationalism Illustrations Appendix A. Major Australian, English, and Indian Exhibitions, 1851-1914 Appendix B. Prominent Exhibition Commissioners Appendix C. English Government Expenditures for Selected Exhibitions, 1851-1914 Notes Select Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Peter H. Hoffenberg

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