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Author Beattie, James, 1977-

Title Empire and environmental anxiety : health, science, art and conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920 / James Beattie.

Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, U.K. ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

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 UniM Bail  333.70954 BEAT    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 320 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- Origins of Environmental Anxieties -- Imperial Health Anxieties -- Colonial Aesthetic Anxieties -- Scottish-trained Doctors : Environmental Anxieties and Imperial Development, 1780s-1870s -- German Science and Imperial Forestry, 1840s-1900s -- South Asian and Australasian Forestry -- Anxieties and Exchanges, 1870s-1920s -- Thwarting Imperial Agricultural Development : The Spectre of Drifting Sands, 1800s-1920s -- Conclusion.
Subject Imperialism -- South Asia -- History -- 19th century.
Imperialism -- Australasia -- History -- 19th century.
Environmental policy -- South Asia -- History -- 19th century.
Environmental policy -- Australasia -- History -- 19th century.
Public health administration -- South Asia -- History -- 19th century.
Public health administration -- Australasia -- History -- 19th century.
Science and state -- South Asia -- History -- 19th century.
Science and state -- Australasia -- History -- 19th century.
ISBN 9780230553200 (hardback)
9780333919095 (paperback)