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'Remaking Greater Britain': Cecil Rhodes and imperial politics, 1880-1902

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This study asks how and why and to what effect Cecil Rhodes operated in British imperial politics from around his formal entry into politics in 1880 to his death in 1902. It shows that Rhodes used a network of ideologically coherent lobbyists operating mainly in London, but also from South Africa, to influence British imperial policy in Westminster and Whitehall; it examines the techniques that he and this group deployed, including in relation to the press. A detailed analysis of Rhodes’ ro...

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HUMS
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History Faculty
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Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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2022-02-05

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