Colonialism, Postcolonialism, and Decolonization

  title={Colonialism, Postcolonialism, and Decolonization},
  author={Matthew P. Fitzpatrick},
  journal={Central European History},
  pages={83 - 89}
In the past two decades, colonial studies, the postcolonial turn, the new imperial history, as well as world and global history have made serious strides toward revising key elements of German history. Instead of insisting that German modernity was a fundamentally unique, insular affair that incubated authoritarian social tendencies, scholars working in these fields have done much to reinsert Germany into the broader logic of nineteenth-century global history, in which the thalassocratic… Expand
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