Books in category Political Science – Colonialism & Post-Colonialism

  • Invoking Slavery in the Eighteenth Century British Imagination

    Invoking Slavery in the Eighteenth-Century British Imagination
    Professor Adam R Beach, Professor Srividhya Swaminathan

    Far from eliding the real and important differences between slave systems operating in the Atlantic world, this collection is a starting point for understanding how slavery as a concept came to encompass many forms of unfree labor and …

  • Imperialism The Highest Stage of Capitalism

    Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism
    Vladimir Lenin

    They have enriched lives – and destroyed them. Now Penguin brings you the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization and helped make us who we are.

  • French Women and the Empire

    French Women and the Empire
    Marie-Paule Ha

    French Women and the Empire is the first book-length investigation of colonial gender politics in Third Republic France, using Indochina as a case study.

  • Discovering Indigenous Lands

    Discovering Indigenous Lands
    Robert J. Miller, Jacinta Ruru, Larissa Behrendt, Tracey Lindberg

    This book presents new material and shines fresh light on the under-explored historical and legal evidence about the use of the doctrine of discovery in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United States.

  • Africa Tropical Timber Turfs and Trade

    Africa, Tropical Timber, Turfs, and Trade
    J. Henry Owusu

    This book examines development issues, particularly spatial integration, in Sub-Saharan Africa regarding its tropical timber trade, and the related formal-informal operational turf creation, control and dynamics.

  • Power over Peoples

    Power over Peoples
    Daniel R. Headrick

    In Power over Peoples, Daniel Headrick traces the evolution of Western technologies–from muskets and galleons to jet planes and smart bombs–and sheds light on the environmental and social factors that have brought victory in some cases …

  • African Diaspora in Brazil

    African Diaspora in Brazil
    Fassil Demissie

    This book was originally published as a special issue of African and Black Diaspora: An International Journal.

  • Africa s Social Cleavages and Democratization

    Africa’s Social Cleavages and Democratization
    Douglas Kimemia

    This comprehensive book presents the most current data, making it the most reliable source available on the effects of social cleavages on multiparty democracy in Africa written by an African scholar.

  • Sugar

    Sugar
    James Walvin

    This is exactly what Walvin helps us to do.

  • Eurafrica

    Eurafrica
    Peo Hansen, Stefan Jonsson

    The book will recover a critical conception of the nexus between Europe and Africa – a relationship of significance across the humanities and social sciences.

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