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The absent-minded imperialists : empire, society, and culture in Britain / Bernard Porter.

Author/creator Porter, Bernard
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoOxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Descriptionxxii, 475 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Supplemental Content Table of contents
Subject(s)
Contents Empire and society -- Participation -- The prefects -- The middle classes at school -- Trade, liberty, and empire : the middle classes to 1880 -- Not in front of the servants -- Culture and imperialism -- Peril and propaganda, c. 1900 -- What about the workers? -- Imperialists, other imperialists, and others -- Empire on condition, 1914-1940 -- Repercussions -- Recapitulation and conclusion -- Endnotes.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 431-460) and index.
LCCN 2004019735
ISBN0198208545 (alk. paper)

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