Search results

You are looking at 1 - 3 of 3 items for :

  • "international intervention" x
  • Manchester Studies in Imperialism x
  • Refine by access: All content x
Clear All
Bronwen Everill

As the post-colonial struggle to tackle these problems at a national level showed, however, endemic and epidemic disease and other crises of ‘development’ have in fact generated the very same kinds of global interventions that empires neglected. Historian Gregory Mann argues that this period saw a growing weakness arising out of humanitarian crises, such as famines, that saw West African governments asking for international

in Humanitarianism, empire and transnationalism, 1760–1995
Anna Bocking-Welch

not only had a clear impact on the operational decisions made by Christian Aid, it also affected how the organisation sought to demonstrate the importance of its work to the British public. The death of Christian missions and the rise of imperial critiques Christian Aid may have started life as a relief agency in war-ravaged Europe, but it was also keen to lay claim to a much longer history of religious international intervention. This had important implications for how supporters conceptualised their relationship to the

in British civic society at the end of empire
Abstract only
The British, the French and African monarchs
Robert Aldrich

-British traditional ruler of Mombasa agreed to stand as guarantor for Khalid, the ephemeral Zanzibari sultan was allowed to move to Kenya, where he died after thirty-one years in exile. 42 Complex local antipathies and coalitions, set against wider issues of international intervention and dominion of the horn of Africa, led to banishment of the Warsangali sultan in northeastern Somalia, Ali

in Banished potentates