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Whiteness, Class and the Legacies of Empire

On Home Ground

Authors: Tyler, K.

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This book explores why it is white ethnicity has been rendered invisible, arguing that contemporary people's conceptions of themselves are conditioned by, and derive from, the unknown and forgotten legacy of a colonial past that cannot be confined to the past.

About the authors

KATHARINE TYLER Lecturer in Race and Ethnicity in the Department of Sociology at the University of Surrey, UK. Her publications include Majority Cultures and the Everyday Politics of Ethnic Difference (edited with Bo Petersson).

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Frameworks, Fieldworks and Inspirations

    Tyler, Katharine

    Pages 1-35

  • BrAsian ‘Invasion’ of White Suburban English Village Life

    Tyler, Katharine

    Pages 39-78

  • The Racialisation of the Country, the City and the Forgetting of Empire

    Tyler, Katharine

    Pages 79-107

  • The Questioning of Racism in a Former Coalmining Town

    Tyler, Katharine

    Pages 111-145

  • Neighbourhood Activism and the Ambiguities of Anti-Racism in the City

    Tyler, Katharine

    Pages 146-171

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Whiteness, Class and the Legacies of Empire
Book Subtitle
On Home Ground
Authors
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-39029-4
DOI
10.1057/9780230390294
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-57849-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-36771-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 241
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