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Author Farmer, Alan

Title Access to History : the British Empire C1857-1967 for AQA EBOOK
Published London : Hodder Education Group, 2018
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Contents Cover; Book title; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; Present-day names; Part 1: The high-water mark of the British Empire, c1857-1914; CHAPTER 1 The development of imperialism, c1857-c1874; 1 The British Empire in 1857; 2 India, 1857-74; 3 The colonies of settlement; 4 Expansion of the Empire in Africa; 5 Relations with indigenous peoples; CHAPTER 2 The development of imperialism, 1874-90; 1 British governments and imperialism; 2 Growing threats to the Empire; 3 British policy in Asia and the Pacific; 4 The scramble for Africa; 5 Trade and commerce; CHAPTER 3 Imperia clonsolidation, c1890-1902
1 The British Empire and the First World War2 The Dominions; 3 India; 4 The Middle East; 5 British colonial rule; 6 Development of trade and commerce; 7 British attitudes to Empire; 8 Key debate; CHAPTER 6 Imperialism challenged, 1939-47; 1 The impact of the Second World War; 2 The situation in 1945; 3 Indian independence; 4 British withdrawal from Palestine; CHAPTER 7 The winds of change, 1947-57; 1 Developing the Empire/Commonwealth, 1947-51; 2 Conservative imperialism, 1951-5; 3 Anthony Eden and the Suez Crisis; CHAPTER 8 The winds of change, 1957-67; 1 Harold Macmillan and Empire
1 The strengths and weaknesses of the Empire in the 1890s2 British imperialism, 1890-1902; 3 Britain in Asia, 1890-1902; 4 Consolidation and expansion of the Empire in Africa; 5 Problems in southern Africa, 1890-7; 6 The causes and course of the Second Boer War; CHAPTER 4 Imperial liberalisation and representations of Empire, 1902-14; 1 The consequences of the Boer War; 2 The administration of Egypt and India; 3 The consolidation of British rule in Africa; 4 Trade and commerce; 5 Key debate; Part 2: Imperial retreat, 1914-67 (A level only); CHAPTER 5 Imperialism challenged, 1914-39
2 Decolonisation pressures3 Decolonisation, 1957-63; 4 The post-colonial situation, 1964-7; 5 Key debate; CHAPTER 9 Conclusion; 1 The Empire's growth and contraction; 2 Inuflences on imperial policy; 3 The role of economic factors; 4 The impact of the Empire on British attitudes and culture; 5 The response of indigenous people to British rule; 6 The role of key individuals and groups; 7 The nature of the Empire; Study guide; Glossary of terms; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; Z; Further reading; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W
Summary Exam Board: AQA Level: AS/A-level Subject: History First teaching: September 2015 First exams: Summer 2016 (AS), Summer 2017 (A-level) Give your students the best chance of success with this tried and tested series, combining in-depth analysis, engaging narrative and accessibility. Access to History is the most popular, trusted and wide-ranging series for A-level History students. This title: - Supports the content and assessment requirements of the 2015 A-level History specifications - Contains authoritative and engaging content - Includes thought-provoking key debates that examine the opposi
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ISBN 151042315X