Europe after Empire: Decolonization, Society, and Culture

  title={Europe after Empire: Decolonization, Society, and Culture},
  author={Elizabeth Buettner},
  • Elizabeth Buettner
  • Published 2016
  • Geography
  • Europe after Empire is a pioneering comparative history of European decolonization from the formal ending of empires to the postcolonial European present. Elizabeth Buettner charts the long-term development of post-war decolonization processes as well as the histories of inward and return migration from former empires which followed. She shows that not only were former colonies remade as a result of the path to decolonization: so too was Western Europe, with imperial traces scattered throughout… CONTINUE READING
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