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Prize-winning historian Robert Gildea shows that how empires did not vanish after 1945 but were constantly reinvented as neo-colonialisms. He shows how postwar immigration from the former colonies provoked racism, segregation and exclusion in metropolitan Britain and France and how imperial nostalgia has bedevilled Britain's relations with Europe.…mehr

Produktbeschreibung
Prize-winning historian Robert Gildea shows that how empires did not vanish after 1945 but were constantly reinvented as neo-colonialisms. He shows how postwar immigration from the former colonies provoked racism, segregation and exclusion in metropolitan Britain and France and how imperial nostalgia has bedevilled Britain's relations with Europe.
  • Produktdetails
  • The Wiles Lectures
  • Verlag: Cambridge University Press
  • Seitenzahl: 366
  • Erscheinungstermin: 28. Februar 2019
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 236mm x 156mm x 30mm
  • Gewicht: 658g
  • ISBN-13: 9781107159587
  • ISBN-10: 110715958X
  • Artikelnr.: 53536295
Inhaltsangabe
List of illustrations
Introduction
1. Empires constructed and contested
2. Empires in crisis: two world wars
3. The imperialism of decolonisation
4. Neo-colonialism, new global empire
5. Colonising in reverse and colonialist backlash
6. Europe: in or out?
7. Islamism and the retreat to monocultural nationalism
8. Hubris and nemesis: Iraq, the colonial fracture and global economic crisis
9. The empire strikes back
10. Fantasy, anguish and working through
Conclusion
Acknowledgements
Notes
Bibliography
Index.