ISBN 9780521761338,Journeys To Empire: Enlightenment, Imperialism, And The British Encounter With Tibet, 1774-1904

Journeys To Empire: Enlightenment, Imperialism, And The British Encounter With Tibet, 1774-1904

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ISBN 9780521761338
Publisher

Cambridge University Press

Publication Year 2009
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780521761338

ISBN-10 0521761336
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 296 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Asia

This fascinating study of two British missions to Tibet in 1774 and 1904 provides a unique perspective on the relationship between the Enlightenment and European colonialism. Gordon Stewart compares and contrasts the Enlightenment era mission led by Geor

Table of Contents:
Introduction 1. An enlightenment narrative 1774 2. Wives, concubines and 'Domestic Arrangements' 3. Imperial eyes in 'the Golden Territories' 4. Enter Younghusband 5. From enlightenment to empire 6. Tibet lessons.

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