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Postcolonial studies : a materialist critique

@inproceedings{Parry2004PostcolonialS,
  title={Postcolonial studies : a materialist critique},
  author={Benita Parry},
  year={2004}
}
Postcolonial studies, having had its agenda set by textual idealism early on, has largely ignored or forgotten the breadth of the theoretical terrain available to it. Against this dominant amnesia, there consistently have been dissenting voices in the Weld, many calling for a materialist perspective that is anathema to the reigning poststructuralism. Benita Parry’s Postcolonial Studies: A Materialist Critique collects her essays in this tradition of materialist dissent within postcolonial… 
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