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The Resource Forgotten voices of the British empire : how knowledge was created and curated in colonial India and Burma, Carol Ann Boshier

Forgotten voices of the British empire : how knowledge was created and curated in colonial India and Burma, Carol Ann Boshier

Label
Forgotten voices of the British empire : how knowledge was created and curated in colonial India and Burma
Title
Forgotten voices of the British empire
Title remainder
how knowledge was created and curated in colonial India and Burma
Statement of responsibility
Carol Ann Boshier
Title variation
How knowledge was created and curated in colonial India and Burma
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Forgotten Voices of the British Empire investigates the contribution made by outsiders in accumulating knowledge from the days of the East India Company until the early twentieth century, when photography became an important tool for recording information"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boshier, Carol Ann,
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East India Company
  • India
  • British
  • British
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Ethnological expeditions
  • Ethnological expeditions
  • Imperialism and science
  • Knowledge management
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
  • Burma
  • India
Label
Forgotten voices of the British empire : how knowledge was created and curated in colonial India and Burma, Carol Ann Boshier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Spheres of knowledge -- Indigenous informants and go-betweens -- The botanical surveys of Francis Buchanan-Hamilton -- Francis Whyte Ellis : 'a nearly perfect embodiment of orientalism as colonial policy' -- 'The white pundit' : William Johnson and the great trigonometrical survey of India -- Dr Clement Williams : a British merchant at the court of King Mindon -- William Marshman Bailey : 'the right sort' of political officer and collector ICS : collecting and photographing the Naga peoples of North-East Burma -- The last word from the women of the empire
Control code
1257548761
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 288 pages
Isbn
9781538159880
Lccn
2021056581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1257548761
Label
Forgotten voices of the British empire : how knowledge was created and curated in colonial India and Burma, Carol Ann Boshier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Spheres of knowledge -- Indigenous informants and go-betweens -- The botanical surveys of Francis Buchanan-Hamilton -- Francis Whyte Ellis : 'a nearly perfect embodiment of orientalism as colonial policy' -- 'The white pundit' : William Johnson and the great trigonometrical survey of India -- Dr Clement Williams : a British merchant at the court of King Mindon -- William Marshman Bailey : 'the right sort' of political officer and collector ICS : collecting and photographing the Naga peoples of North-East Burma -- The last word from the women of the empire
Control code
1257548761
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 288 pages
Isbn
9781538159880
Lccn
2021056581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1257548761

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