Imperialism and Postcolonialism
Routledge, 22 մյս, 2014 թ. - 304 էջ
This account of imperialism explores recent intellectual, theoretical and conceptual developments in imperial history, including interdisciplinary and post-colonial perspectives. Exploring the links between empire and domestic history, it looks at the interconnections and comparisons between empire and imperial power within wider developments in world history, covering the period from the Roman to the present American empire.
The book begins by examining the nature of empire, then looks at continuity and change in the historiography of imperialism and theoretical and conceptual developments. It covers themes such as the relationship between imperialism and modernity, culture and national identity in Britain.
Suitable for undergraduates taking courses in imperial and colonial history.
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Empires and imperialism, however, remain as relevant today as in the past,
reflected in the growing popularity of imperial history. As Michael Hardt and
Antonio Negri pointed out in Empire (2001), imperialism as we knew it may have
Globalization in the context ofworld history has attracted far more interest since
the 1990s (Hopkins (ed.), 2002). My focus here is on interconnections and
comparisons between empires and imperial power within wider developments in
Yet the omissions in the authoritative Oxford History of the British Empire (5 vols,
1998 –2000) revealed the durability of conventional and/or Eurocentric
tendencies in imperial history. There is still far less published on anti-imperialism
than on ...
hus began the mythologizing of European history around the Columbus legend
and the Eurocentric prioritization of ... consequences for the majority of colonized
subjects and mainly benefited a minority in the imperial centre and colonial ...
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