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The Resource Postcolonialism and political theory, edited by Nalini Persram

Postcolonialism and political theory, edited by Nalini Persram

Label
Postcolonialism and political theory
Title
Postcolonialism and political theory
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nalini Persram
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Postcolonialism and Political Theory explores the intersection between the political and the postcolonial through an engagement with, critique of, and challenge to some of the prevalent, restrictive tenets and frameworks of Western political and social thought
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
325/.301
Index
index present
LC call number
JV51
LC item number
.P665 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Persram, Nalini
Series statement
Global encounters
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Postcolonialism
  • Political science
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Political science
  • Postcolonialism
  • Postkolonialismus
  • Politische Philosophie
  • Imperialismus
Label
Postcolonialism and political theory, edited by Nalini Persram
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Introduction: Pushing Politics; Part I: Imperialism and Political Thought; 1. Alterity and Modernity (Las Casas, Vitoria, and Suarez: 1514-1617); 2. Ibn Khaldun and the Origins of State Politics; 3. Power and Development: John Stuart Mill and Edmund Burke on Empire; 4. From American Democracy to French Empire: Race and the Law in Tocqueville's Liberalism; Part II: Critical Diagnostics and Newness; 5. Postcolonial Dialogics: Between Edward said and Antonio Gramsci
  • 6. Problematic People and Epistemic Decolonization: Toward the Postcolonial in Africana Political Thought7. The Gift of Double Consciousness: Some Obstacles to Grasping the Contributions of the Colonized; 8. Symptomatic Politics: The Banning of Islamic Head Scarves in French Public Schools; 9. Edouard Glissant's Aesthetics of Relation as Diversality and Creolization; Part III: Indigenous Movements of the Postcolonial; 10. From Postcolonial Critique to Postoccidental Paradigm: Indigenous Peoples' Mobilization and the Advancement of New Scholarship; 11. Doing the Postcolonial Differently
  • 12. Postcolonial Dialogues and Public Cyberspace: Pacific Insights for Cynical TimesIndex; About the Contributors
Control code
842930090
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (322 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739159354
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
470936
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842930090
Label
Postcolonialism and political theory, edited by Nalini Persram
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Introduction: Pushing Politics; Part I: Imperialism and Political Thought; 1. Alterity and Modernity (Las Casas, Vitoria, and Suarez: 1514-1617); 2. Ibn Khaldun and the Origins of State Politics; 3. Power and Development: John Stuart Mill and Edmund Burke on Empire; 4. From American Democracy to French Empire: Race and the Law in Tocqueville's Liberalism; Part II: Critical Diagnostics and Newness; 5. Postcolonial Dialogics: Between Edward said and Antonio Gramsci
  • 6. Problematic People and Epistemic Decolonization: Toward the Postcolonial in Africana Political Thought7. The Gift of Double Consciousness: Some Obstacles to Grasping the Contributions of the Colonized; 8. Symptomatic Politics: The Banning of Islamic Head Scarves in French Public Schools; 9. Edouard Glissant's Aesthetics of Relation as Diversality and Creolization; Part III: Indigenous Movements of the Postcolonial; 10. From Postcolonial Critique to Postoccidental Paradigm: Indigenous Peoples' Mobilization and the Advancement of New Scholarship; 11. Doing the Postcolonial Differently
  • 12. Postcolonial Dialogues and Public Cyberspace: Pacific Insights for Cynical TimesIndex; About the Contributors
Control code
842930090
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (322 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780739159354
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
470936
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842930090

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