Empire, Colony, Postcolony

Product Number: EB00624002
Released: Oct 06, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118896150
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Empire, Colony, Postcolony provides a clear exposition of the historical, political and ideological dimensions of colonialism, imperialism, and postcolonialism, with clear explanations of these categories, which relate their histories to contemporary political issues. The book analyzes major concepts and explains the meaning of key terms. - The first book to introduce the main historical and cultural parameters of the different categories of empire, colony, postcolony, nation, and globalization and the ways in which they are analyzed today - Explains in clear and accessible language the historical and theoretical origins of postcolonial theory as well as providing a postcolonial perspective on the formations of the contemporary world - Written by an acknowledged expert on postcolonialism

Author(s): Robert J.C. Young
Original Publish Date: Jun 29, 2015

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