This volume focuses on the primary developments in the British empire's settlement colonies in the years leading up to the 20th century, and examines the changing relationship between British authority and colonial autonomy. In illustrating the larger theme of self-government, Madden provides sections on the British viewpoint of imperialism and self-government, the development of self-government in specific colonies, the extension of self-government beyond internal affairs, and the eventual federal governments and contiguous groupings of colonies.The Development of Representative and Responsible Government A. F. Madden, David Kenneth Fieldhouse ... The opinion of Sir Alexander Cockburn (A.G.) and Richard Bethell(S.G.) on this Supreme Court ordinance was: a#39;That the Act in question professes to ... is thereby directed to be exercised according to the Instructions under the Sign Manual accompanying the Patent; and by those Instructions theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Settler Self-government, 1840-1900|
|Author||:||A. F. Madden, David Kenneth Fieldhouse|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 1985|