Post-Colonial Studies: The Key Concepts

Post-Colonial Studies: The Key Concepts

by Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, Helen Tiffin
     
 

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This hugely popular A-Z guide provides a comprehensive overview of the issues which characterize post-colonialism: explaining what it is, where it is encountered and the crucial part it plays in debates about race, gender, politics, language and identity.

For this third edition over thirty new entries have been added including:

  • Cosmopolitanism<

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Overview

This hugely popular A-Z guide provides a comprehensive overview of the issues which characterize post-colonialism: explaining what it is, where it is encountered and the crucial part it plays in debates about race, gender, politics, language and identity.

For this third edition over thirty new entries have been added including:

  • Cosmopolitanism
  • Development
  • Fundamentalism
  • Nostalgia
  • Post-colonial cinema
  • Sustainability
  • Trafficking
  • World Englishes.

Post-Colonial Studies: The Key Concepts remains an essential guide for anyone studying this vibrant field.

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The shifting nature of this field and the evolving or changing meaning of its terminology and concepts make this dictionary a welcome addition. It will pave a smoother research path for student and scholars pursuing the issues that characterize postcolonial theory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415661911
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/09/2013
Series:
Routledge Key Guides Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
268
Sales rank:
1,440,391
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.10(d)

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