Whiteness in Zimbabwe: Race, Landscape, and the Problem of Belonging by D. Hughes | 9780230621435 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Whiteness in Zimbabwe: Race, Landscape, and the Problem of Belonging

Whiteness in Zimbabwe: Race, Landscape, and the Problem of Belonging

by D. Hughes
     
 

ISBN-10: 0230621430

ISBN-13: 9780230621435

Pub. Date: 05/14/2010

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US

European settler societies have a long history of establishing a sense of belonging and entitlement outside Europe, but Zimbabwe has proven to be the exception to the rule. Arriving in the 1890s, white settlers never comprised more than a tiny minority. Instead of grafting themselves onto local societies, they adopted a strategy of escape.

Overview

European settler societies have a long history of establishing a sense of belonging and entitlement outside Europe, but Zimbabwe has proven to be the exception to the rule. Arriving in the 1890s, white settlers never comprised more than a tiny minority. Instead of grafting themselves onto local societies, they adopted a strategy of escape.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230621435
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
05/14/2010
Edition description:
2010
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface The Art of Belonging The Zambezi Engineering and its Redemption Owning Lake Kariba The Farms Hydrology of Hope Playing the Game Belonging Awkwardly References

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