Terror and the Postcolonial

Product Number: EB00625235
Released: Nov 02, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119143581
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Terror and the Postcolonial is a major comparative study of terrorism and its representations in postcolonial theory, literature, and culture. -A ground-breaking study addressing and theorizing the relationship between postcolonial studies, colonial history, and terrorism through a series of contemporary and historical case studies from various postcolonial contexts -Critically analyzes the figuration of terrorism in a variety of postcolonial literary texts from South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East -Raises the subject of terror as both an expression of globalization and a postcolonial product -Features key essays by well-known theorists, such as Robert J. C. Young, Derek Gregory, and Achille Mbembe, and Vron Ware

Original Publish Date: Oct 09, 2015

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