Empires of the mind : the colonial past and the politics of the present

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Full title: Empires of the mind : the colonial past and the politics of the present / Robert Gildea, University of Oxford.
Main author: Gildea, Robert, (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Empires constructed and contested
  • Empires in crisis : two world wars
  • The imperialism of decolonisation
  • Neo-colonialism, new global empire
  • Colonising in reverse and colonialist backlash
  • Europe : in or out?
  • Islamism and the retreat to monocultural nationalism
  • Hubris and nemesis : Iraq, the colonial fracture and global economic crisis
  • The empire strikes back
  • Fantasy, anguish and working through.