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245 00 Science and empire in the nineteenth century|h[electronic 
       resource] :|ba journey of imperial conquest and scientific
       progress /|cedited by Catherine Delmas, Christine Vandamme
       and Donna Spalding Andŕeolle. 
260    Newcastle upon Tyne :|bCambridge Scholars,|c2010. 
300    1 online resource (xvii, 220 pages) :|billustrations 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    computer|bc|2rdamedia 
338    online resource|bcr|2rdacarrier 
504    Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-214) and 
       index. 
505 0  pt. 1. Space and structures of power -- Charles Doughty's 
       quest and crusade in Arabia deserta / Catherine Delmas -- 
       'A perfect map of Palestine' (1872-1880) : biblical 
       geography, intelligence and prophecy / Stéphanie Prévost -
       - Cartography in the age of science : the mapping of 
       Ireland in the nineteenth century / Valérie Morisson -- 
       pt. 2. Classifying plant and human species -- Western 
       science, colonisation and reification : a case study of 
       the utilitarian use of botany in David Malouf's 
       Remembering Babylon / Christine Vandamme -- The discourse 
       of empiricism and the legitimization of empire / Anne Le 
       Guellec -- Skeletons in the cupboard : imperial science 
       and the collection and museumization of indigenous remains
       / Sheila Collingwood-Whittick -- Science and the American 
       empire : the American school of anthropology and the 
       justification of expansionism / Donna Spalding Andréolle 
       and Susanne Berthier Foglar -- pt. 3. Science and 
       political discourse -- A 'republic of science'? The role 
       of science in Thomas Jefferson's imperial vision / Mehdi 
       Achouche -- Scientific rhetoric and the American empire / 
       Jean-Marie Ruiz -- pt. 4. Popularising science -- The 
       first dinosaurs and changing museum paradigms in America /
       Mark Meigs -- Popular evolutionism and the ethics of 
       progress / Richard Somerset -- pt. 5. Science and 
       spirituality -- The edifying fold : discomfort with 
       technology in the Jesuits' Letters from America / Frédéric
       Dorel -- Questioning the empire of science : John Muir's 
       epistemological modesty / Jean-Daniel Collomb. 
520    The issue at stake in this volume is the role of science 
       as a way to fulfil a quest for knowledge, a tool in the 
       exploration of foreign lands, a central paradigm in the 
       discourse on and representations of otherness. The 
       interweaving of scientific and ideological discourses is 
       not limited to the geopolitical frame of the British 
       empire in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries but
       extends to the rise of the American empire as well. The 
       fields of research tackled are human and social scie ... 
588 0  Print version record. 
590    eBooks on EBSCOhost|bEBSCO eBook Subscription Academic 
       Collection - North America 
648  7 1800 - 1899|2fast 
650  0 Science|xSocial aspects|xHistory|y19th century. 
650  0 Imperialism and science. 
650  0 Science|xHistory|y19th century. 
655  4 Aufsatzsammlung. 
655  4 Electronic books. 
655  7 History.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01411628 
700 1  Delmas, Catherine. 
700 1  Vandamme, Christine. 
700 1  Andréolle, Donna Spalding. 
776 08 |iPrint version:|tScience and empire in the nineteenth 
       century.|dNewcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars, 2010
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