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Actionable postcolonial theory in education

Vanessa Andreotti

Actionable postcolonial theory in education

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Methodology,
  • Philosophy,
  • Education,
  • Postcolonialism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-283) and index.

    StatementVanessa Andreotti
    SeriesPostcolonial studies in education, Palgrave Macmillan"s postcolonial studies in education
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB14.7 .A545 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25202317M
    ISBN 100230111610
    ISBN 109780230111615
    LC Control Number2011011994
    OCLC/WorldCa701019972

    Postcolonial Theory and the United States: Race, Ethnicity, and Literaturerepresents a new chapter in the emerging dialogues about the importance of borders on a global scale. This book collects nineteen essays written in the s in this emergent field by both well established and up-and-coming scholars. Neither critical race nor postcolonial theory can be understood apart from histories of anti-racist and anti-colonial political struggles. But while their specific histories may differ, what critical race and postcolonial theories share in common is the fact that they emerged out of—and represent intellectual challenges to—contexts of racial oppression. What does Postcolonial Space offer? As one of the oldest non-institutional academic websites, Postcolonial Space is an ever-growing open academic resource for all those interested in Postcolonialism, Postcolonial theory, and postcolonial literature in its varied guises and matter what area of postcolonial studies you are interested in (Postcolonial Africa; Postcolonial Books.


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