The Resource Globalization and postcolonialism : hegemony and resistance in the twenty-first century, Sankaran Krishna

Globalization and postcolonialism : hegemony and resistance in the twenty-first century, Sankaran Krishna

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Globalization and postcolonialism : hegemony and resistance in the twenty-first century
Title
Globalization and postcolonialism
Title remainder
hegemony and resistance in the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Sankaran Krishna
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Globalization has become a widely used buzzword, yet popular discussions often miss its deeper realities. This book offers the first clear explanation of the impact of colonialist legacies in a globalized world in an era defined by the "War on Terror." Sankaran Krishna explores the history of the relationship between Western dominance and the forms of resistance that have emerged to challenge it. Moving beyond the simple formulation of "They hate us because we are rich, we are free, and they are crazy," he asks, "What have we done that might generate such animosity? What face has the United St
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
327.101
Index
index present
LC call number
JV152
LC item number
.K75 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Globalization
Label
Globalization and postcolonialism : hegemony and resistance in the twenty-first century, Sankaran Krishna
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-214) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Globalization and postcolonialism : hegemony and resistance in the twenty-first century -- Intellectual and historical background : the story of unequal development from 1500-1900 -- Independence or neocolonialism? : third-world development in the twentieth century -- Genealogies of the postcolonial -- Critiques of postcolonial theory -- Postcolonial encounters : Islamic "terrorism" and western civilization -- Conclusion : Postcolonialism and globalization : toward a post-Columbian imagination
Control code
ocn312107849
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 223 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780742557642
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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7b88b05d-7bb3-4596-b3f9-b03afb3803a2
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not applicable
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.b29267535
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)312107849
  • pebcs0742557642

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