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Empire of Analogies

Kipling, India and Ireland
  • 300 Pages
  • 2.96 MB
  • English
Cork University Press
British & Irish history: c 1700 to c 1900, Literary Criticism, History - General History, British Isles, Ireland, English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Europe - Ireland, Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish,
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8621432M
ISBN 101859184081
ISBN 139781859184080

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They are “power tools” that can electrify learning in every subject and at all grade levels. Metaphors show students how to make connections between the concrete and the abstract, prior knowledge and unfamiliar concepts, and language and image.

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In comparison with British, French or Imperial German colonialism, three distinctive elements of the Nazi empire in. We use cookies to offer you a better experience, personalize content, tailor advertising, provide social media features, and better understand the use of our : Bradley Deane.In many cases the analogies are rather clear and the use of the term `empire' is justified and fruitful.

Nevertheless, a little caution is required. Even where laws, institutions and political systems seem very similar, they cannot avoid reflecting in part the cultures and civilizations in which they are rooted.By using analogies with events in his own time (the late nineteenth century), and finding parallels with the state of what was then the British Empire, he brought his subject even more successfully to life.

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