D. K. Fieldhouse's research while affiliated with University of Cambridge and other places

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At every stage of European overseas expansion there were one or more colonial powers which overshadowed the rest. In the modern period these were Britainand France; before 1815 Spain and Portugal. Their primacy lay not only in the fact that they were the discoverers, but that they worked out four of the five models for effective colonization which...

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... Barrera-Osorio, 2006; Nieto Olarte, 2009; Sandman, 2008; Turnbull, 1996 ), Portuondo highlights the role of administration in directing the philosophical inquiry of nature in the field and, thus, re-evaluates Spain's role in fostering a scientific revolution in the early modern Atlantic . Equally impressive is the edited volume covering science in the Spanish and Portuguese empires before 1800 (Bleichmar et al., 2009). Intended for specialists and non-specialists alike, the book is a major resource for scholars looking for a global overview. ...