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Postcolonial Theory and International Relations : A Critical Introduction

By: Seth, Sanjay.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Interventions: Publisher: Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2013Description: 1 online resource (217 p.).ISBN: 9781135101879.Subject(s): International relations - Philosophy | POLITICAL SCIENCE / General | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Globalization | PostcolonialismGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Postcolonial Theory and International Relations : A Critical IntroductionDDC classification: 327.101 LOC classification: JZ1305.P68 2013ebOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Postcolonial Theory and International Relations A critical introduction; Copyright; Contents; Notes on contributors; Introduction; Part I Critique; 1 Postcolonial theory and the critique of International Relations; 2 The other side of the Westphalian frontier; 3 Slavery, finance and international political economy: postcolonial reflections; 4 Time and the others; Part II Performance; 5 War, armed forces and society in postcolonial perspective; 6 Deferring difference: a postcolonial critique of the 'race problem' in moral thought
7 IR and the postcolonial novel: nation and subjectivity in India8 The 'Bandung impulse' and international relations; 9 The spirit of exchange; Bibliography; Index
Summary: <P>What can postcolonialism tell us about international relations? What can international relations tell us about postcolonialism?</P><P></P><P>In recent years, postcolonial perspectives and insights have challenged our conventional understanding of international politics. <EM>Postcolonial Theory and International Relations</EM> is the first book to provide a comprehensive and accessible survey of how postcolonialism radically alters our understanding of international relations.</P><P></P><P>Each chapter is written by a leading international scholar and looks at the core components of internat
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Postcolonial Theory and International Relations A critical introduction; Copyright; Contents; Notes on contributors; Introduction; Part I Critique; 1 Postcolonial theory and the critique of International Relations; 2 The other side of the Westphalian frontier; 3 Slavery, finance and international political economy: postcolonial reflections; 4 Time and the others; Part II Performance; 5 War, armed forces and society in postcolonial perspective; 6 Deferring difference: a postcolonial critique of the 'race problem' in moral thought

7 IR and the postcolonial novel: nation and subjectivity in India8 The 'Bandung impulse' and international relations; 9 The spirit of exchange; Bibliography; Index

<P>What can postcolonialism tell us about international relations? What can international relations tell us about postcolonialism?</P><P></P><P>In recent years, postcolonial perspectives and insights have challenged our conventional understanding of international politics. <EM>Postcolonial Theory and International Relations</EM> is the first book to provide a comprehensive and accessible survey of how postcolonialism radically alters our understanding of international relations.</P><P></P><P>Each chapter is written by a leading international scholar and looks at the core components of internat

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<p>Sanjay Seth is Professor of Politics and co-Director of the Centre for Postcolonial Studies at Goldsmiths, University of London. He has published extensively on social and political theory, postcolonialism, and modern Indian history. He is the author of Subject Lessons: The Western Education of Colonial India (Duke UP 2007) and a founding co-editor of the journal, Postcolonial Studies (1998-).</p>

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