The imperial history wars : debating the British Empire

The history of the British Empire, a subject that had slipped into obscurity when the empire came to an end, has since made a stunning comeback, generating a series of heated debates about the causes, character, and consequences of empire. In this volume Dane Kennedy offers a wide-ranging assessment...

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Main Author : Kennedy Dane Keith (Auteur)
Format : Book
Language : anglais
Title statement : The imperial history wars : debating the British Empire / Dane Kennedy
Published : London, UK, New York, NY, USA : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc , 2018
Physical Description : 1 vol. (vii-217 pages)
Content : Introduction. Imperial history and postcolonial theory. The boundaries of Oxford's empire. Imperial history and postcolonial studies revisited. Exploration and empire. The white man's world. Debating the end of empire : exceptionalism and its critics. On the American empire from a British imperial perspective. The means and ends of empire. The imperial history wars. Epilogue : does British history matter anymore? : reflections on the age of Brexit and Trump
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