Postcolonial studies and beyond
by
 
Loomba, Ania.

Title
Postcolonial studies and beyond

Author
Loomba, Ania.

ISBN
9780822386650

Physical Description
1 online resource (x, 499 pages)

Contents
Beyond what? An introduction / Beyond the straits: postcolonial allegories of the globe / On globalization, again! / The ruins of empire: the national and global politics of America's return to Rome / The economic image-function of the periphery / The end of history, again? Pursuing the past in the postcolony / A flight from freedom / Decomposing modernity: history and hierarchy after development / "The deep thoughts the one in need falls into": quotidian experience and the perspectives of poetry in postliberation South Africa / Between the Burqa and the beauty parlor? Globalization, cultural nationalism, and feminist politics / Environmentalism and postcolonialism / Beyond black Atlantic and postcolonial studies: the South African differences of Sol Plaatje and Peter Abrahams / Pathways to postcolonial nationhood: the democratization of difference in contemporary Latin America / Traveling multiculturalism: a trinational debate in translation / The ballad of the sad café: Israeli leisure, Palestinian terror, and the post/colonial question / Hybridity and heresy: apartheid comparative religion in late antiquity / Eugenic woman, semicolonialism, and colonial modernity as problems for postcolonial theory / The social construction of postcolonial studies / Postcolonial studies and the study of history / The politics of postcolonial modernism

Subject Term
Postcolonialism -- Congresses.
 
Globalization -- Congresses.
 
Nation-state -- Congresses.
 
Liberalism -- Congresses.

Genre
Electronic books.

Added Author
Loomba, Ania.

Electronic Access
http://dx.doi.org/10.1215/9780822386650


LibraryMaterial TypeItem BarcodeCall NumberShelf LocationStatus
University LibraryeBookER213853JV51 .P652 2005Electronic ResourcesE-resources