author={Lorenzo Veracini},
  pages={171 - 189}
Abstract This essay contributes to interdisciplinary reflection on settler colonialism and decolonization by proposing an analysis of two characteristic traits of the ‘settler colonial situation’: isopolitics and deep colonizing. The first section outlines isopolitical relations as an alternative possibility to sustained colonial domination on the one hand, and internationally recognized independence within an international system of formally independent polities on the other. The second… Expand
Frontier polities and imaginaries: the reproduction of settler colonial space in the Southern Philippines
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Greater Britain: A Useful Category of Historical Analysis?
THE FIRST "BRITISH" EMPIRE imposed England's rule over a diverse collection of territories, some geographically contiguous, others joined to the metropolis by navigable seas. The various peoples whoExpand
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