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Author Gilroy, Paul, 1956-

Title After empire : melancholia or convivial culture? / Paul Gilroy
Published Abingdon : Routledge, 2004

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Description xiv, 183 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: on livnig with difference -- Race and the right to be human -- Cosmopolitanism contested -- "Has it come to this?" -- The negative dialectics of conviviality
Summary 'After Empire' explores Britain's failure to come to terms with the loss of its empire and pre-eminent global standing. It shows that what we make of the country's postcolonial opportunity will influence the future of Europe and the viability of race as a political category
Analysis Culture
Multiculturarism
Politics
Identity
Multiculturalism
Great Britain
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Pluralism -- Great Britain.
Multiculturalism -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Race relations.
ISBN 0415343070 :
0415343089 paperback