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Johnson, David A.

New Delhi: The Last Imperial City

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: Seeing Like a (Colonial) State
David A. Johnson

2. The Transfer of Britain’s Imperial Capital: ‘A Bold Stroke of Statesmanship’
David A. Johnson

3. New Delhi’s New Vision for a New Raj: An ‘Altar of Humanity’
David A. Johnson

4. Colonial Finance and the Building of New Delhi: The High Cost of Reform
David A. Johnson

5. Competing Visions of Empire in the Colonial Built Environment
David A. Johnson

6. Hardinge’s Imperial Delhi Committee and his Architectural Board: The Perfect Building Establishment for the Perfect Colonial Capital
David A. Johnson

7. ‘A New Jewel in an Old Setting’: The Cultural Politics of Colonial Space
David A. Johnson

8. Land Acquisition, Landlessness, and the Building of New Delhi
David A. Johnson

9. Conclusion: The Inauguration of New Delhi, 1931 — A British Empire for the Twentieth Century
David A. Johnson

Keywords: Science, Science, general

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2015
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Britain and the World
Page amount
276 pages
Categories
Natural Sciences
 
Technology, Energy, Traffic
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137469878
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-69176-0

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