View Cart
For more information
Call 1-800-351-0222

Home > HISTORY: GREAT BRITAIN > BRITISH IMPERIALISM. >

BRITISH IMPERIALISM.

Discusses 2 different reasons for growth of Imperialism. 1) need to protect British trade routes & 2) relationship between negative balance of payments based on Britain's diminishing exports.
Details
Citations 11
Citation Style APA
Sources 5
Pages 7
Price: $28.00
From the Paper
How “Illiberal” Was British Imperialism from 1815 to 1914?
Introduction
A host of revisionist historians and scholars are having a field day repositioning Britain and the British Empire during its period of rampant expansionism. Much of this current discussion has been prompted by the recent publication of Dumett’s (1999) major compilation of debate concerning the real goals and effects of British Imperialism. Entitled Gentlemanly Capitalism and British Imperialism. The New Debate on Empire, the opus is, in many ways, a response to the 1993 publication of Cain and Hopkins work on British Imperialism that argued that the rampant imperialism was due to the intricate relationship between a negative balance of payments based on Britain’s diminishing exports, and the money generated by

Also Search for BRITISH IMPERIALISM. in all categories
 

Related Essays

  • The Impact of the British Empire Upon Britain
    Views the British Empire from social, political, and cultural perspectives. Describes the scope in terms of land and power of the Empire, and examines some of the negative aspects of imperialism.
  • Robinson Crusoe
    An argumentative essay that argues that Robinson Crusoe’s perception and treatment of the natives on the island is emblematic of ethnocentrism associated with British imperialism.
  • Nationalism, Imperialism,and the First World War
    Discusses why nationalism and imperialism are considered important reasons for the outbreak of the First World War in 1914. The balance of power state system. Impact of the Great Powers and competition between the Great Powers.
  • Protagonists of "A Rose for Emily" and "Shooting an Elephant"
    This comparative analysis compares and contrasts the protagonists from William Faulkner’s “A Rose for Emily” and George Orwell’s “Shooting an Elephant.” The argument is that despite them both being subjected to the values, roles and expectations of their respective cultures, only Miss Emily rejects those values in favor of acting in her own right.
  • Swift on Ireland
    swift, gulliver, ireland, a modest proposal
  • British Expansion in South Africa During Queen Victoria's Reign
    This paper provides a discussion of British Expansion in South Africa during the reign of Queen Victoria. The paper focuses on the mineral revolution in southern Africa that erupted a “scramble for Africa” by European powers that led to British colonization of South Africa.
  • Imperialism and Capitalism
    An exploration of the relationship between imperialism and capitalism from the time of the Spanish Empire to the present. Describes both forces--capitalism and imperialism--and argues that imperialism is the monopoly stage of capitalism. Purpose of Spanish imperialism, and how the forms of imperialism have changed over time.
  • BOERS IN SOUTH AFRICA.
    Examines historical, economic, political & ethnic tensions in South Africa leading up to the Great Trek, the migration of Boers.
  • The Opium Wars
    Discusses causes and consequences of the Opium Wars between China and Britain in the 19th century. Argues that imperialism, trade needs and clash of cultures caused wars in which China was defeated.
  • HISTORY IN VICTORIAN WRITING.
    Examines narrative & rhetorical uses of history in works by and about Sir Walter Scott, Thackeray, Tennyson, Carlyle, others.
 

Related Pages




/essays/skin/research/images/custom-side.jpg

Become a Premium Member. Buy all pre-written essays for only $2 per page! AND Get $1 of store credit for every $10 you spend!

Testimonials

This makes all the difference.
The staff and writers are true professionals. They are honest and helpful. If you order from them, you are in very good hands.
I'm so happy!
I used to have such a terrible time with writing, but not any more. This company has taken one of my most stressful college experiences and made it easy!
The Best Service Ever!
I really do appreciate Research Assistance. I'm not a good writer and the service really gets me going in the right direction. The staff gets back to me quickly with any concerns that I might have and they are always on time. Thanks a million for your excellent service.

Subjects

 
Show all subjects...