3rd Edition

Post-Colonial Studies: The Key Concepts

    268 Pages
    by Routledge

    368 Pages
    by Routledge

    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.

    Introduction  List of Key Concepts  KEY CONCEPTS  Bibliography  Name Index  Subject Index


    Bill Ashcroft teaches at the University of NSW, Gareth Griffiths at the University of Western Australia and Helen Tiffin at the University of New England. They are the editors of The Post Colonial Studies Reader and the authors of The Empire Writes Back, both published by Routledge.