Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 May 2013

392 Pages | 9 black-and-white halftones


ISBN: 9780199677597

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The Postcolonial Enlightenment

Eighteenth-Century Colonialism and Postcolonial Theory

Edited by Daniel Carey and Lynn Festa

  • Leading scholars weave together postcolonial theory and the study of Enlightenment
  • Provides new insights on a range of writers, including Hobbes and Herder, Behn and Burke, and Defoe and Diderot
  • Gives a comparative context — Britain, France, Germany — for Enlightenment studies