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Author Bentley, Tom.

Title Empires of remorse : narrative, postcolonialism and apologies for colonial atrocity / Tom Bentley
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, is an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, an Informa business, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge Studies on Challenges, Crises and Dissent in World Politics
Routledge studies on challenges, crises, and dissent in world politics.
Contents On apology -- Collective memory, postcolonialism and the (in)glorious past -- The German apology for the Herero genocide -- The Belgian apology for involvement in the assassination of Patrice Lumumba -- The British apology for Bloody Sunday -- The Italian apology for colonialism in Libya
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Apologizing -- Political aspects.
Postcolonialism -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Reparations for historical injustices.
Europe -- Colonies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1315746727 (ebk)
1317599195 (electronic bk.)
9781315746722 (ebk)
9781317599197 (electronic bk.)