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Author Buettner, Elizabeth, author
Title Europe after empire : decolonization, society, and culture / Elizabeth Buettner
Imprint Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2016
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Modern History Library  325.34 B928    AVAILABLE    30550100596434
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  JV151 B928 2016    AVAILABLE    30530001251644
 人文社會聯圖  JV151 .B76 2016    AVAILABLE    30600020114642
Descript xii, 551 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Series New approaches to European history
New approaches to European history
Note Introduction -- Part I. Decolonization for colonizers : Europe's transition to the postcolonial era. Myths of continuity and European exceptionalism : Britain, decolonization, and the Commonwealth family ideal -- Occupation, resistance, and liberation : the road to Dutch decolonization -- Soldiering on in the shadow of war : decolonizing la plus grande France -- Long live the king? Belgium, the monarchy, and the Congo between the Second World War and the decolonization years -- From rose-coloured map to Carnation Revolution : Portugal's overseas amputations -- Part II. Migrations and multiculturalisms in postcolonial Europe. Ending empires, coming home : the ghost worlds of European colonial repatriates -- Ethnic minority immigration from empires lost -- Reconfiguring nations : identities, belonging, and multiculturalism in the wake of postcolonial migration -- Part III. Memories, legacies, and further directions. Remembering and forgetting empires -- Epilogue : thoughts towards new histories of contemporary Europe
Subject Europe -- Colonies -- History
Decolonization -- Europe -- History
Postcolonialism -- Europe -- History
Imperialism -- History
Multiculturalism -- Europe
Immigrants -- Europe
Europe -- Ethnic relations
Europe -- Emigration and immigration
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