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The cultivation of whiteness : science, health, and racial destiny in Australia

Author: Warwick Anderson
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of the role of biological theories in the construction and "protection" of whiteness in Australia from the first European settlement through World War II.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Warwick Anderson
ISBN: 0822338408 9780822338406
OCLC Number: 65644501
Notes: Originally published: 1st ed. New York : Basic Books, ©2003.
Description: ix, 390 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Antipodean Britons --
A cultivated society --
No place for a white man --
The making of the tropical white man --
White triumph in the tropics? --
Whitening the nation --
From deserts the prophets come --
The reproductive frontier --
Conclusion: biology and nation.
Responsibility: Warwick Anderson.
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"[Anderson] writes with passion, wit, and panache, and the principal virtues of The Cultivation of Whiteness are the old-fashioned ones of thoroughness, accuracy, and impeccable documentation. . . . Read more...

 
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