Australia, Migration and Empire

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In this chapter, Philip Payton and Andrekos Varanava provide an introduction to the volume, illuminating its principal themes and introducing the several contributory chapters. It takes Australia as a case study to examine the complexity and diversity of the British Empire’s global immigration/emigration story, ranging across ethnicity, class, gender, indigenous–settler relations, and other considerations.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAustralia, Migration and Empire
Subtitle of host publicationImmigrants in a Globalised World
EditorsPhilip Payton, Andrekos Varnava
Place of PublicationBasingstoke UK
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages11
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-030-22389-2
ISBN (Print)978303022885
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Publication series

NameBritain and the World

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    Payton, P., & Varnava, A. (2019). Australia, Migration and Empire. In P. Payton, & A. Varnava (Eds.), Australia, Migration and Empire: Immigrants in a Globalised World (1 ed., pp. 1-11). (Britain and the World). Palgrave Macmillan.