Urbanizing Frontiers: Indigenous Peoples and Settlers in 19th-Century Pacific Rim Cities

Urbanizing Frontiers: Indigenous Peoples and Settlers in 19th-Century Pacific Rim Cities

By: Penelope Edmonds (author)Hardback

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It will be of interest to students and scholars of colonialism, urbanism, Indigenous studies, transnational history, cultural geography, and Pacific Rim studies.

About Author

Penelope Edmonds is an Australian Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow in the School of Historical Studies at the University of Melbourne.

Contents

Acknowledgments Introduction 1 Extremities of Empire: Two Settler-Colonial Cities in Comparative Perspective 2 Settler-Colonial Cities: A Survey of Bodies and Spaces in Transition 3 "This Grand Object": Building Towns in Indigenous Space [Melbourne, Port Phillip] 4 First Nations Space, Protocolonial Space [Victoria, Vancouver Island, 1843-58] 5 The Imagined City and Its Dislocations: Segregation, Gender, and Town Camps [Melbourne, Port Phillip, 1839-50] 6 Narratives of Race in the Streetscape: Fears of Miscegenation and Making White Subjects [Melbourne, Port Phillip, 1850s-60s] 7 From Bedlam to Incorporation: First Nations Peoples, Public Space, and the Emerging City [Victoria, Vancouver Island, 1858-60s] 8 Nervous Hybridity: Bodies, Spaces, and the Displacements of Empire [Victoria, British Columbia, 1858-71] Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774816212
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 328
  • ID: 9780774816212
  • weight: 600
  • ISBN10: 077481621X

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