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.
|Title of host publication||Australia, Migration and Empire|
|Subtitle of host publication||Immigrants in a Globalised World|
|Editors||Philip Payton, Andrekos Varnava|
|Place of Publication||Basingstoke UK|
|Number of pages||11|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|
|Name||Britain and the World|