The Resource Africa as a living laboratory : empire, development, and the problem of scientific knowledge, 1870-1950, Helen Tilley

Africa as a living laboratory : empire, development, and the problem of scientific knowledge, 1870-1950, Helen Tilley

Label
Africa as a living laboratory : empire, development, and the problem of scientific knowledge, 1870-1950
Title
Africa as a living laboratory
Title remainder
empire, development, and the problem of scientific knowledge, 1870-1950
Statement of responsibility
Helen Tilley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tilley, Helen
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Q180.A5
LC item number
T55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Research Survey
  • African Research Survey
  • Research
  • Research
  • Imperialism and science
  • Imperialism and science
  • Forschung
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Imperialismus
  • Kolonialismus
  • Kolonie
  • Forschung
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Imperialismus
  • Kolonialismus
  • Kolonie
  • British colonies
  • Colonization
  • Imperialism and science
  • Research
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Afrika
  • Großbritannien
  • Afrika
  • Großbritannien
  • Africa
Label
Africa as a living laboratory : empire, development, and the problem of scientific knowledge, 1870-1950, Helen Tilley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • An imperial laboratory : scientific societies, geopolitics, and territorial acquisitions
  • A development laboratory : the African Research Survey, the machinery of knowledge, and imperial coordination
  • An environmental laboratory : "native" agriculture, tropical infertility, and ecological models of development
  • A medical laboratory : infectious diseases, ecological methods, and modernization
  • A racial laboratory : imperial politics, race prejudice, and mental capacity
  • An anthropological laboratory : ethnographic research, imperial administration and magical knowledge
  • A living laboratory : ethnosciences, field sciences, and the problem of epistemic pluralism
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 496 p.
Isbn
9780226803463
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010023092
Other control number
40019226600
Other physical details
ill., maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)645707879
  • (OCoLC)ocn645707879
Label
Africa as a living laboratory : empire, development, and the problem of scientific knowledge, 1870-1950, Helen Tilley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • An imperial laboratory : scientific societies, geopolitics, and territorial acquisitions
  • A development laboratory : the African Research Survey, the machinery of knowledge, and imperial coordination
  • An environmental laboratory : "native" agriculture, tropical infertility, and ecological models of development
  • A medical laboratory : infectious diseases, ecological methods, and modernization
  • A racial laboratory : imperial politics, race prejudice, and mental capacity
  • An anthropological laboratory : ethnographic research, imperial administration and magical knowledge
  • A living laboratory : ethnosciences, field sciences, and the problem of epistemic pluralism
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 496 p.
Isbn
9780226803463
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010023092
Other control number
40019226600
Other physical details
ill., maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)645707879
  • (OCoLC)ocn645707879

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