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New Zealand'S Empire

Katie Pickles and Katharine Coleborne


New Zealand’s Empire revises and expands received histories of empire and imperialism. In the study of the imperial past, both colonial and postcolonial approaches have often asserted the dualism of core and periphery, with New Zealand as on the ‘edge’ or as a ‘periphery’. This book critically revises and makes complex our understandings of the range of ways that New Zealand has played a role as an ‘imperial power’, including the cultural histories of New Zealand inside the British empire, engagements with imperial practices and notions of imperialism, the special significance of New Zealand i ... More

Keywords: New Zealand, Empire, Pacific, History, Imperialism

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780719091537
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: May 2016 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9780719091537.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Katie Pickles, editor
University of Canterbury

Katharine Coleborne, editor

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