Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 September 2017

280 Pages | 2 black & white illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526120489

Bookseller Code (06)

Rhetorics of empire

Languages of colonial conflict after 1900

First Edition

Edited by Martin Thomas and Richard Toye

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Imperialism MUP

  • Offers new insights into the importance of rhetoric as a tool of imperial politics
  • Presents original findings from several case studies ranging across overseas empires in the twentieth century
  • Provides multiple perspectives on imperialist rhetoric, languages of imperial domination and opposition to them
  • Suggests new ways of thinking about rhetoric, empire, and the connections between them