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Author Pomfret, David M., 1973- author.

Title Youth and empire : trans-colonial childhoods in British and French Asia / David M. Pomfret.

Publication Info. Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016]
2016

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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (417 pages)
text rdacontent
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : childhood and the reordering of empire -- Tropical childhoods : health, hygiene and nature -- Cultural contagions : children in the colonial home -- Magic islands : children on display in colonialisms' cultures -- Trouble in fairyland : cultures of childhood in interwar Asia -- Intimate heights : children, nature and colonial urban planning -- Sick traffic : 'child slavery' and imperial networks -- Class reactions : education and colonial 'comings of age' -- Raising Eurasia : childhood, youth and the mixed race question.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Children -- Southeast Asia -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Children -- Southeast Asia -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Children -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- Social conditions.
Children -- France -- Colonies -- Social conditions.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Asia -- Social conditions.
France -- Colonies -- Asia -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Pomfret, David M. Youth and empire : trans-colonial childhoods in British and French Asia. Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2016] 9780804795173
ISBN 9780804795173 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780804796866 (e-book)

 
    
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