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Author Havinden, Michael Ashley.

Title Colonialism and development : Britain and its tropical colonies, 1850-1960 / Michael Havinden and David Meredith
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1993
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 420 pages) : map
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of Tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; Map of Great Britain and its tropical colonies; Introduction and framework; The tropical colonies in the mid-Victorian age (1850 70): opportunities and problems; Early development theory and the spread of empire, 1870 85; The colonial 'scramble' and Joseph Chamberlain's development plans, 1885 1903; First fruits: colonial development, 1903 14; The impact of the First World War and its aftermath; The economics of 'trusteeship': colonial development policy 1921 9
Summary This study of Britain's economic and political relationship with its tropical colonies provides detailed analyses of trade and policy. The considerations of past successes and failures elucidate current opportunities and developments
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-405) and index
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Subject Economic development.
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- Economic conditions.
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- Economic policy.
Form Electronic book
Author Meredith, David, 1949-
LC no. 92040809
ISBN 0203191838
0203191838 (electronic bk.)
0203191862 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)
0203329066 (electronic bk.)
9780203191866 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Digital Editions)
9780203329061 (electronic bk.)