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The Resource Purifying Empire : Obscenity and the Politics of Moral Regulation in Britain, India and Australia

Purifying Empire : Obscenity and the Politics of Moral Regulation in Britain, India and Australia

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Purifying Empire : Obscenity and the Politics of Moral Regulation in Britain, India and Australia
Title
Purifying Empire
Title remainder
Obscenity and the Politics of Moral Regulation in Britain, India and Australia
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charting attempts to regulate the obscene within the Britain Empire, and the resulting contradictions that sustained imperial and colonial regimes
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Heath, Deana
Dewey number
325.341
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ472.G7 H43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imperialism
  • Obscenity (Law)
  • Obscenity (Law)
  • Obscenity (Law)
  • Obscenity (Law)
  • Nationalism
  • Nationalism
  • Imperialism
  • Imperialism
  • Nationalism
  • Obscenity (Law)
  • Australia
  • Great Britain
  • India
Label
Purifying Empire : Obscenity and the Politics of Moral Regulation in Britain, India and Australia
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Abbreviations; Introduction: Books, boundaries and Britishness; 1 Colonialism and governmentality; 2 From sovereignty to governmentality the emergence of obscenity regulation as a biopolitical project in Britain; 3 Globalizing the local: imperial hygiene and the regulation of the obscene; 4 Localizing the global in settler societies: regulating the obscene in Australia; 5 Localizing the global in exploitation colonies: regulating the obscene in India; Conclusion: Retangling empire, nation, colony and globe; Bibliography; Index
Control code
638859381
Extent
1 online resource (246 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511727351
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)638859381
Label
Purifying Empire : Obscenity and the Politics of Moral Regulation in Britain, India and Australia
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Abbreviations; Introduction: Books, boundaries and Britishness; 1 Colonialism and governmentality; 2 From sovereignty to governmentality the emergence of obscenity regulation as a biopolitical project in Britain; 3 Globalizing the local: imperial hygiene and the regulation of the obscene; 4 Localizing the global in settler societies: regulating the obscene in Australia; 5 Localizing the global in exploitation colonies: regulating the obscene in India; Conclusion: Retangling empire, nation, colony and globe; Bibliography; Index
Control code
638859381
Extent
1 online resource (246 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511727351
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)638859381

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