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Contents List of Figures ix List of Tables x List of Plates xi List of Contributors xii Preface xiv Acknowledgements xv 1 Introduction: Place, Network, and the Geographies of Empire Lindsay Proudfoot and Michael Roche 1 PART I: 'DIS-LOCATIONS' 2 Colonial Spaces and Sites of Resistance: Landed Estates in 19th Century Ireland Paddy Duffy 13 3 The Unsettled Country: Landscape, History, and Memory in Australia's Wheatlands Joy McCann 41 4 Place and Presbyterian Discourse in Colonial Australia Lindsay Proudfoot 61 5 Irishness, Gender and Household Space in "An Up-country Township" Di Hall 81 PART II: 'TRANSLOCATIONS' 6 Performing Power, Demonstrating Resistance: Interpreting Queen Victoria's Visit to Dublin in 1900 Yvonne Whelan 99 7 Environment - Identity Convergences in Australia, 1880-1950 J M Powell 117 8 Empire, Duty and Land: Soldier Settlement in New Zealand 1915-1924 Michael Roche 135 9 'Oriental Sore' or 'Public Nuisance': The Regulation of Prostitution in Colonial India, 1805-1889 M Satish Kumar 155 10 Prostitution and the Place of Empire: Regulation and Repeal in Hong Kong and the British Imperial Network Philip Howell 173 PART III: 'DISPLACEMENT' 11 Afterword Lindsay Proudfoot 201 References 207 Index 227
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 19th century.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 20th century.
Postcolonialism -- English-speaking countries.
Decolonization -- English-speaking countries.
Postcolonialism -- Commonwealth countries.
Decolonization -- Commonwealth countries.
Ireland -- History -- 19th century.