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Postcolonialism : An Historical Introduction (Paperback) (Robert J. C. Young)
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This seminal work—now available in a 15th anniversary edition with a new preface—is a thorough introduction to the historical and theoretical origins of postcolonial theory.
- Provides a clearly written and wide-ranging account of postcolonialism, empire, imperialism, and colonialism, written by one of the leading scholars on the topic
- Details the history of anti-colonial movements and their leaders around the world, from Europe and Latin America to Africa and Asia
- Analyzes the ways in which freedom struggles contributed to postcolonial discourse by producing fundamental ideas about the relationship between non-western and western societies and cultures
- Offers an engaging yet accessible style that will appeal to scholars as well as introductory students
Number of Pages: 536
Genre: Political Science
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: Robert J. C. Young
Street Date: October 17, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-34-4091
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