White Man's Burden


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White Man’s Burden

imperialist’s duty to educate the uncivilized. [Br. Hist.: Brewer’s Dictionary, 1152]
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There is no need to put the White Man's Burden on them.
Planners distinction, Easterly's critique of foreign aid efforts, at least in The White Man's Burden, does not go far enough, and his solutions suffer from some of the same problems as Sachs' program.
When I first picked up Max Boot's book, however, the first Kipling poem that came to mind, oddly enough, was not "The White Man's Burden," but his lesser known "Danegeld,"
Institutionally, the white man's burden is still alive and well in the U.
The third is Holtrop's essay on the policies and anxieties of Idenburg, who shouldered the white man's burden stoutly during his governorship of Indonesia from 1909 to 1916.
Then it's not this heavy burden of guilt and shame" that results in the all too common liberal "destructive sense of responsibility -- a white man's burden, which comes across as patronizing, which comes across as insincere.
Rhodes admires both Ruskin and Kipling and assumes that art and correct imperialist thinking have been combined in the latter's poem about "the white man's burden.
Never far from the surface, doubt persists throughout South-East Asia over whether Australia really wants or is ready to play an independent and contemporary role in regional and international affairs; or whether it still remains deeply committed to an older order, happy to serve as the second-division local bearers of the White Man's Burden.
Their racism was evident and ubiquitous; the white man's burden was dumped on us in truckloads, part of the everyday racism in our lives.
God has sent them to take up the White Man's Burden, to save the village of Kilanga and its people.
To his credit, he recently negotiated film rights for the 1996 video release of the movie; White Man's Burden, starring Harry Belafonte.