in Our fighting sisters
June 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism. 15618 words.
This chapter considers 1962 from two perspectives. Firstly, its symbolic importance, as the end of the war, the birth of a new Algeria, and what is, in many accounts, the beginning of the...
in Zulu Warriors
May 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .
Chapter. Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism. 4397 words.
On September 26, 1875, Major Owen Lanyon took his post as Administrator of Griqualand West. This chapter discusses his efforts to groom Griqualand West. Lanyon pushed on with reordering...
in The suppression of the Atlantic slave trade
September 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism. 9222 words.
Mary Wills assesses officers’ experiences of naval suppression, with particular attention to their emotional commitment to the cause. Examination of their personal testimonies of daily life...
in Empire and Nation-Building in the Caribbean
August 2010; p ublished online July 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism. 11752 words.
This chapter focuses on the various cultural activities in colonial Barbados and the role played by them in forging a West Indian identity. Various societies such as Dan Blackett's Social...
in Security and Terror
May 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .
Chapter. Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism. 12181 words.
“Terror,” like “security,” is a keyword of contemporary political and economic order. This chapter denaturalizes the term’s latter-day resonance via an examination of its longer history...
in American Imperial Pastoral
January 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism. 13974 words.
This chapter focuses on competing visions for Baguio lands. Much of Baguio had belonged to Mateo Cariño, an Ibaloi headman whose family had used areas of Baguio as pasture for cattle....
in Flagships of Imperialism
July 2006; p ublished online July 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism. 23904 words.
This chapter discusses the various factors that led to the formation of P&O. The contribution of two Irish shipowners and businessmen, Richard Bourne and Charles Wye Williams, who merged...
in Slavery, Abolitionism and Empire in India, 1772-1843
February 2012; p ublished online June 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism. 16717 words.
During the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, chartered trading companies and private entrepreneurs in Europe purchased, owned, and trafficked Indian slaves. Aside from being connected...
in Racism Postcolonialism Europe
October 2009; p ublished online June 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Colonialism and Imperialism. 5711 words.
Refugees and asylum-seekers are often seen not in terms of their plight or their human rights, but as people who come only in search of social services. Many visual artists from refugee...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online May 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1120 words.
Abdul Razak bin Hussein, Tun (1922–1976), prime minister of Malaysia, was born in Pulau Keladi in the state of Pahang (a Malay state then under British ‘protection’), on 11 March 1922....