Your Waterstones card is changing, introducing...
TELL ME MORE
Colonial Exchanges: Political Theory and the Agency of the Colonized (Hardback)
  • Colonial Exchanges: Political Theory and the Agency of the Colonized (Hardback)
zoom

Colonial Exchanges: Political Theory and the Agency of the Colonized (Hardback)

(editor), (editor)
£75.00
Hardback 272 Pages / Published: 20/06/2017
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 2 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
Recent scholarship in political thought has closely examined the relationship between European political ideas and colonialism, particularly the ways in which canonical thinkers supported or opposed colonial practices. But little attention has been given to the engagement of colonized political and intellectual actors with European ideas. The essays in this volume demonstrate that a full reckoning of colonialism's effects requires attention to the ways in which colonized intellectuals reacted to, adopted, and transformed these ideas, and to the political projects that their reactions helped to shape. Across nine chapters, a mix of political theorists and intellectual historians grapple with specific thinkers and contexts to show in detail the unpredictable, complex and sometimes paradoxical impact of European ideas in an array of colonial settings.

Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9781526105646
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 559 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 x 16 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
'The astonishing breadth, diversity, scholarly rigor, and intellectual richness of this collection of essays suggests that the future of political theory is in good hands.' Jeanne Morefield, Professor of Politics, Whitman College and author of Empires without Imperialism: Anglo American Decline and the Politics of Deflection (2014) -- .

You may also be interested in...

Identity and Violence
Added to basket
Utopia
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
On Anarchism
Added to basket
£6.00
Paperback
Common Sense
Added to basket
£4.99
Paperback
Republic
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Conquest of Bread
Added to basket
Capital
Added to basket
£18.99
Paperback
The Politics Book
Added to basket
DK
£16.99
Hardback
A Discourse on Inequality
Added to basket
The Captive Mind
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
The Portable Hannah Arendt
Added to basket
The Social Contract
Added to basket
The Prince
Added to basket
£4.99
Paperback
The Essential Chomsky
Added to basket
Edmund Burke
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.