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Author Burbank, Jane

Title Empires in world history : power and the politics of difference / Jane Burbank and Frederick Cooper

Publ Info Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  D32 .B94 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  D32 .B94 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  D32 B94 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  D32 .B94 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 511 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Imperial trajectories -- Imperial rule in Rome and China -- After Rome : empire, Christianity, and Islam -- Eurasian connections : the Mongol empires -- Beyond the Mediterranean : Ottoman and Spanish empires -- Oceanic economies and colonial societies : Europe, Asia, and the Americas -- Beyond the steppe : empire-building in Russia and China -- Empire, nation, and citizenship in a revolutionary age -- Empires across continents : the United States and Russia -- Imperial repertoires and myths of modern colonialism -- Sovereignty and empire : nineteenth-century Europe and its near abroad -- War and revolution in a world of empires, 1914 to 1945 -- End of empire? -- Empires, states, and political imagination
LC subject World history
World politics
Imperialism -- History
Colonization -- History
Colonies -- History
Power (Social sciences) -- History
Difference (Philosophy) -- Political aspects -- History
Add Author Cooper, Frederick, 1947-
ISBN 9780691127088 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0691127085 (hbk. : alk. paper)