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Orientalism and race : Aryanism in the British Empire

Author: Tony Ballantyne; Palgrave Connect (Online service)
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave, 2002.
Series: Cambridge imperial and post-colonial studies series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Orientalism and Race is a trailblazing transnational study of the relationship between racism and imperialism, tracing the emergence and dissemination of Aryanism within the British Empire. The global reach of the Aryan idea reflected the complex networks that enabled the global reach of British Imperialism.
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Ballantyne, Tony, 1972-
Orientalism and race.
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave, 2002
(DLC) 2001036893
(OCoLC)47716357
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Ballantyne; Palgrave Connect (Online service)
ISBN: 9780230508071 0230508073
OCLC Number: 312759082
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 266 pages) : 1 map.
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Introduction: Aryanism and the Webs of Empire --
The Emergence of Aryanism: Company Orientalism, Colonial Governance and Imperial Ethnology --
Indocentrism on the New Zealand Frontier: Geographies of Race, Empire and Nation --
Systematizing Religion: From Tahiti to the Tat Khalsa --
'Hello Ganesha!': Indocentrism and the Interpretation of Maori Religion --
Print, Literacy, and the Recasting of Maori Identities --
The Politics of Language, Nation, and Race: Hindu Identities in the Late Nineteenth Century --
Conclusion: Knowledge, Empire, Globalization --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Cambridge imperial and post-colonial studies series.
Responsibility: Tony Ballantyne.

Abstract:

Orientalism and Race is a trailblazing transnational study of the relationship between racism and imperialism, tracing the emergence and dissemination of Aryanism within the British Empire. The global reach of the Aryan idea reflected the complex networks that enabled the global reach of British Imperialism.
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