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  • From Orientalism to Postcolonialism

    Asia, Europe and the Lineages of Difference, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sucheta Mazumdar, Vasant Kaiwar, Thierry Labica

    This book uses a historical and theoretical focus to examine the key of issues of the Enlightenment, Orientalism, concepts of identity and difference, and the contours of different modernities in relation to both local and global shaping forces, including the spread of capitalism. The contributors…

    Paperback – 2011-03-24
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Historiography and Writing Postcolonial India

    1st Edition

    By Naheem Jabbar

    A critical examination of post-colonial Indian history-writing. In the years preceding formal Independence from British colonial rule, Indians found themselves responding to the panorama of sin and suffering that constituted the modern present in a variety of imaginative ways. This book is a…

    Paperback – 2011-03-24
    Routledge Studies in South Asian History

  • Experiences of Freedom in Postcolonial Literatures and Cultures

    1st Edition

    By Annalisa Oboe, Shaul Bassi

    Modern ideas of freedom and human rights have been repeatedly contested and are hotly debated at the beginning of the third millennium in response to new theories, needs, and challenges in contemporary life. This volume offers culturally diverse contributions to the debate on freedom from the…

    Paperback – 2011-03-23

  • Sadeq Hedayat

    His Work and his Wondrous World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Homa Katouzian

    Featuring contributions from leading scholars of Iranian studies and / or comparative literature, this edited comprehensive and critical edited collection provides detailed scholarly analysis of Hedayat's life and work using a variety of methodological and conceptual approaches. Hedayat…

    Paperback – 2011-03-15
    Iranian Studies

  • Arab Representations of the Occident

    East-West Encounters in Arabic Fiction, 1st Edition

    By Rasheed El-Enany

    This is one of the first books in English to explore Arab responses to Western culture and values in modern Arab literature. Through in-depth research El-Enany examines the attitudes as expressed mainly through works of fiction written by Arab authors during the twentieth, and, to a lesser extent,…

    Paperback – 2011-02-22
    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • Post-Colonial Shakespeares

    1st Edition

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2010-10-14

  • Elsewhere, Within Here

    Immigration, Refugeeism and the Boundary Event, 1st Edition

    By Trinh T. Minh-ha

    Winner of the 2012 Critics Choice Book Award of the American Educational Studies Association (AESA) World-renowned filmmaker and feminist, postcolonial thinker Trinh T. Minh-ha is one of the most powerful and articulate voices in both independent filmmaking and cultural politics. Elsewhere, Within…

    Paperback – 2010-09-22

  • Nationalism and Post-Colonial Identity

    Culture and Ideology in India and Egypt, 1st Edition

    By Anshuman A Mondal

    How have nations and nationhood become the dominant form of political organization today? What is the role of culture in nationalism? In what ways have the ideological development of nationalisms in the post-colonial world shaped understandings of contemporary political problems such as the rise of…

    Paperback – 2010-09-17

  • Nadine Gordimer's July's People

    A Routledge Study Guide, 1st Edition

    By Brendon Nicholls

    Nadine Gordimer is one of the most important writers to emerge in the twentieth century. Her anti-Apartheid novel July's People (1981) is a powerful example of resistance writing and continues even now to unsettle easy assumptions about issues of power, race, gender and identity. This guide to…

    Paperback – 2010-09-10
    Routledge Guides to Literature

  • Latin American Writers and the Rise of Hollywood Cinema

    1st Edition

    By Jason Borge

    This book analyzes the initial engagement with Hollywood by key Latin American writers and intellectuals during the first few decades of the 20th century. The film metropolis presented an ambiguous, multivalent sign for established figures like Horacio Quiroga, Alejo Carpentier and Mário de Andrade…

    Paperback – 2010-07-21
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Recharting the Black Atlantic

    Modern Cultures, Local Communities, Global Connections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Annalisa Oboe, Anna Scacchi

    This book focuses on the migrations and metamorphoses of black bodies, practices, and discourses around the Atlantic, particularly with regard to current issues such as questions of identity, political and human rights, cosmopolitics, and mnemo-history.…

    Paperback – 2010-07-14
    Routledge Research in Atlantic Studies

  • Everyday Practice of Race in America

    Ambiguous Privilege, 1st Edition

    By Utz McKnight

    An original contribution to political theory and cultural studies this work argues for a reinterpretation of how race is described in US society. McKnight develops a line of reasoning to explain how we accommodate racial categories in a period when it has become important to adopt anti-racist…

    Paperback – 2010-04-21
    Postcolonial Politics

2Series in Post-Colonial Studies

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