Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 September 2003

200 Pages | 20 b/w line illus.

ISBN: 9780192801821

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Postcolonialism: A Very Short Introduction

Robert J. C. Young

Very Short Introductions

  • Explores globalization, the Internet, mass media, and human rights activism
  • Cites the work of such theorists as Edward Said, Frantz Fanon, and Gayatri Spivak
  • Key areas considered include: the status of aboriginal people, the innovative fiction of Garcia Marquez and Salman Rushdie, and the postcolonial cities of London, Bombay, and Cairo