The Colonisation of Time: Ritual, Routine and Resistance in the British Empire

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The Colonisation of Time is a highly original and long overdue examination of the ways that western-European and specifically British concepts and rituals of time were imposed on other cultures as a fundamental component of colonisation during the nineteenth century. Based on a wealth of primary sources, it explores the intimate relationship between the colonisation of time and space in two British settler-colonies (Victoria, Australia and the Cape Colony, South Africa) and its instrumental role in the exportation of ...

The Colonisation of Time: Ritual, Routine and Resistance in the British Empire 2013, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719091292

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The Colonisation of Time: Ritual, Routine and Resistance in the British Empire 2012, Manchester University Press, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9780719082719

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