Books in category Political Science – Colonialism & Post-Colonialism

  • Forging American Communism

    Forging American Communism
    Edward P. Johanningsmeier

    These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions.

  • Hong Kong and British culture 1945 97

    Hong Kong and British culture, 1945-97
    Mark Hampton

    This book reveals the British cultural engagement with Hong Kong in the second half of the twentieth century.

  • Remembering Conquest

    Remembering Conquest
    Nantawan Boonprasat-Lewis

    Remembering Conquest discusses the issue of sexual violence against women. This informative book offers readers an examination of how many negative stereotypes about women originated from Christian perspectives and other religions.

  • The Acadian Diaspora

    The Acadian Diaspora
    Christopher Hodson

    The Acadian Diaspora tells their extraordinary story in full for the first time, illuminating a long-forgotten world of imperial desperation, experimental colonies, and naked brutality.

  • Invoking Slavery in the Eighteenth Century British Imagination

    Invoking Slavery in the Eighteenth-Century British Imagination
    Professor Adam R Beach, Professor Srividhya Swaminathan

    Far from eliding the real and important differences between slave systems operating in the Atlantic world, this collection is a starting point for understanding how slavery as a concept came to encompass many forms of unfree labor and …

  • Britain s Experience of Empire in the Twentieth Century

    Britain’s Experience of Empire in the Twentieth Century
    Andrew Thompson

    The first systematic investigation of the impact of imperialism on twentieth-century Britain.

  • Imperialism The Highest Stage of Capitalism

    Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism
    Vladimir Lenin

    They have enriched lives – and destroyed them. Now Penguin brings you the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization and helped make us who we are.

  • Discovering Indigenous Lands

    Discovering Indigenous Lands
    Robert J. Miller, Jacinta Ruru, Larissa Behrendt, Tracey Lindberg

    This book presents new material and shines fresh light on the under-explored historical and legal evidence about the use of the doctrine of discovery in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States.

  • The Literature Police

    The Literature Police
    Peter D. McDonald

    They were also officially-certified guardians of the literary. This book is centrally about the often unpredictable cultural consequences of this paradoxical situation.

  • Bonds of Empire

    Bonds of Empire
    Anne Spry Rush

    An examination of how, from 1900 through the 1960s, West Indians employed their British identity both to establish a place for themselves in the British imperial world, and to negotiate the cultural challenges of decolonization as Caribbean …

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