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Reworking Postcolonialism

Globalization, Labour and Rights

Editors: Malreddy, P., Heidemann, B., Laursen, O. (Eds.)

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An interdisciplinary collection of essays, Reworking Postcolonialism explores questions of work, precarity, migration, minority and indigenous rights in relation to contemporary globalization. It brings together political, economic and literary approaches to texts and events from across the postcolonial world.

About the authors

Diana Brydon, University of Manitoba, Canada. Arun Chaudhuri, York University, Canada. Lyn Dickens, University of Sydney, Australia. Enrique Galván-Álvarez, International University of La Rioja, Spain. Birte Heidemann, University of Potsdam, Germany. Melissa Kennedy, University of Vienna, Austria. Ole Birk Laursen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Pavan Kumar Malreddy, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany. Malachi McIntosh, University of Cambridge, UK. Sandro Mezzadra, University of Bologna, Italy. Maria Belén Ordóñez, OCAD University, Canada. Federico Rahola teaches Sociology of Culture at the University of Genova, Italy. Frank Schulze-Engler, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany. Alex Tickell, The Open University, UK. Janet Wilson, University of Northampton, UK.

Table of contents (15 chapters)

Table of contents (15 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-15

    Malreddy, Pavan Kumar

  • Once Were Internationalists? Postcolonialism, Disenchanted Solidarity and the Right to Belong in a World of Globalized Modernity

    Pages 19-35

    Schulze-Engler, Frank

  • The Postcolonial Condition: A Few Notes on the Quality of Historical Time in the Global Present

    Pages 36-54

    Mezzadra, Sandro (et al.)

  • Urban Poverty and Homelessness in the International Postcolonial World

    Pages 57-71

    Kennedy, Melissa

  • The Exigencies of Exile and Dialectics of Flight: Migrant Fictions, V. S. Naipaul, Kiran Desai

    Pages 72-86

    McIntosh, Malachi

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Reworking Postcolonialism
Book Subtitle
Globalization, Labour and Rights
Editors
  • P. Malreddy
  • B. Heidemann
  • O. Laursen
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-43593-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137435934
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-43592-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49331-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 253
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