Britain and the World

Imperial Culture in Antipodean Cities, 1880-1939

Authors: Griffiths, J.

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Drawing on a wealth of primary and secondary sources, this book explores how far imperial culture penetrated antipodean city institutions. It argues that far from imperial saturation, the city 'Down Under' was remarkably untouched by the Empire.

About the authors

John Griffiths is Senior Lecturer in History at Massey University, New Zealand, where he teaches modern British and British world history. He has published in numerous academic journals such as Urban History, the Journal of Urban History, and the Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction: Imperial Sentiment in the British Empire — Themes and Perspectives

    Griffiths, John

    Pages 1-23

  • From Imperial Federation to the Empty Pavilion: Empire Sentiment in British Empire Cities 1880–1914

    Griffiths, John

    Pages 24-48

  • Imperial Identity in Antipodean Cities During the First World War and its Aftermath 1914–30

    Griffiths, John

    Pages 49-72

  • Empire City or Global City? North American Culture in the Antipodean City c. 1880–1939

    Griffiths, John

    Pages 73-98

  • Integration or Separation? Attitudes to Empire in the Antipodean Press c. 1880s–1930s

    Griffiths, John

    Pages 99-128

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Imperial Culture in Antipodean Cities, 1880-1939
Authors
Series Title
Britain and the World
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-38573-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137385734
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-38572-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-48136-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 306
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