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The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism

Editors: Ness, Immanuel, Cope, Zak (Eds.)

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About this Reference Work

The Palgrave Encyclopedia Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism objectively presents the prominent themes, epochal events, theoretical explanations, and historical accounts of imperialism from 1776 to the present. It is the most historically and academically comprehensive examination of the subject to date.

About the authors

Immanuel Ness is a Professor of Political Science at Brooklyn College, City University of New York. He is the author of Workers, Corporate Despotism and Worker Resistance (2011) and is working on a manuscript focusing on precarious labour, workers councils, worker control and self management, and radical social movements.

Dr Zak Cope obtained a PhD from the School of Politics, International Studies and Philosophy at Queen's University Belfast. He is the author of Dimensions of Prejudice: Towards a Political Economy of Bigotry (2008) and Divided World Divided Class: Global Political Economy and the Stratification of Labour under Capitalism (2012 and 2014).

Reviews

“Political scientists Ness (Brooklyn College) and Cope (independent scholar) have assembled scores of eclectic essays written by a great mix of contributors of varying backgrounds into this omnibus collection of gargantuan proportions. … A useful purchase for academic libraries supporting advanced students and graduate programs in political science or international relations. Summing Up: Recommended. Upper-level undergraduates through researchers/faculty.” (D. Ettinger, Choice, Vol. 53 (10), June, 2016)

“It contains a great body of useful material and many valuable general surveys. … it certainly requires a serious student to mine its riches. … The text is well printed … .” (John Kendall, Reference Reviews, Vol. 30 (4), 2016)


Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Biographies

    Ness, Immanuel (et al.)

    Pages 1-248

  • Country and Regional Analysis

    Ness, Immanuel (et al.)

    Pages 249-469

  • Culture and the Arts

    Ness, Immanuel (et al.)

    Pages 471-541

  • History

    Ness, Immanuel (et al.)

    Pages 543-803

  • Movements and Ideologies

    Ness, Immanuel (et al.)

    Pages 805-973

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eReference ca. $389.00
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-39278-6
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism
Editors
  • Immanuel Ness
  • Zak Cope
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
Print ISBN
978-0-230-39277-9
eReference ISBN
978-0-230-39278-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVII, 1423
Topics