Skip to Content

Post-Colonial Studies: The Key Concepts

3rd Edition

By Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, Helen Tiffin

Routledge – 2014 – 256 pages

Series: Routledge Key Guides

Purchasing Options:

  • Add to CartPaperback: $29.95
    978-0-415-66191-1
    June 26th 2013
  • Add to CartHardback: $125.00
    978-0-415-66190-4
    June 28th 2013

Description

This hugely popular A-Z guide provides a comprehensive overview of the issues which characterize post-colonialism: explaining what it is, where it is encountered and the crucial part it plays in debates about race, gender, politics, language and identity.

For this third edition over thirty new entries have been added including:

  • Cosmopolitanism
  • Development
  • Fundamentalism
  • Nostalgia
  • Post-colonial cinema
  • Sustainability
  • Trafficking
  • World Englishes.

Post-Colonial Studies: The Key Concepts remains an essential guide for anyone studying this vibrant field.

Contents

Introduction List of Key Concepts KEY CONCEPTS Bibliography Name Index Subject Index

Author Bio

Bill Ashcroft teaches at the University of NSW, Gareth Griffiths at the University of Western Australia and Helen Tiffin at the University of New England. They are the editors of The Post Colonial Studies Reader and the authors of The Empire Writes Back, both published by Routledge.

Name: Post-Colonial Studies: The Key Concepts: 3rd Edition (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, Helen Tiffin. This hugely popular A-Z guide provides a comprehensive overview of the issues which characterize post-colonialism: explaining what it is, where it is encountered and the crucial part it plays in debates about race, gender, politics, language and...
Categories: Post-Colonial Studies, Introductory Literary Studies, Critical Concepts, Race & Ethnic Studies