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