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Routledge Handbook of Postcolonial Politics

By: Rutazibwa, Olivia U.(Edited by) Shilliam, Robbie(Edited by)

0367580810 / 9780367580810
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174 x 246 mm, 454 grams 466 pages
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Engagements with the postcolonial world by International Relations scholars have grown significantly in recent years.

The Routledge Handbook of Postcolonial Politics provides a solid reference point for understanding and analyzing global politics from a perspective sensitive to the multiple legacies of colonial and imperial rule.

The Handbook introduces and develops cutting-edge analytical frameworks that draw on Black, decolonial, feminist, indigenous, Marxist and postcolonial thought as well as a multitude of intellectual traditions from across the globe.

Alongside empirical issue areas that remain crucial to assessing the impact of European and Western colonialism on global politics, the book introduces new issue areas that have arisen due to the mutating structures of colonial and imperial rule.

This vital resource is split into five thematic sections, each featuring a brief, orienting introduction:Points of departurePopular postcolonial imaginariesStruggles over the postcolonial state Struggles over landAlternative global imaginaries Providing both a consolidated understanding of the field as it is, and setting an expansive and dynamic research agenda for the future, this handbook is essential reading for students and scholars of International Relations alike.


HBTR National liberation & independence, post-colonialism, JPS International relations

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