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Settler colonialism : a theoretical overview

Author: Lorenzo Veracini
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Settler colonialism is a global and transnational phenomenon, and as much a thing of the present as a thing of the past. In this book, Lorenzo Veracini explores the settler colonial 'situation' and explains how there is no such thing as neo-settler colonialism or post-settler colonialism because settler colonialism is a resilient formation that rarely ends. Not all migrants are settlers: settlers come to stay, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Veracini, Lorenzo.
Settler colonialism.
Houndmills, Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2010
(OCoLC)762998929
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lorenzo Veracini
ISBN: 9780230220973 0230220975 9780230284906 0230284906
OCLC Number: 658117357
Description: vii, 182 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: The settler colonial situation --
Population : Population economy and settler collective ; Transfer and settler colonialism --
Sovereignty : An ancient and corporate foundation ; Self-constitution, isopolity --
Consciousness : Disavowal, non-encounter ; Primal scene, screen memory --
Narrative : Colonial narratives, settler colonial narratives ; Telling the end of the settler colonial story.
Responsibility: Lorenzo Veracini.

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A vivid exploration of the history of a very powerful and long lasting idea: building European worlds outside of Europe. Veracini outlines how the founding of new societies was envisaged and  Read more...
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