Violence, Colonialism and Empire in the Modern World By Philip Dwyer, Amanda Nettelbeck
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 295 Pages | ISBN : 3319629220 | 5.01 MB
This book explores the theme of violence, repression and atrocity in imperial and colonial empires, as well as its representations and memories, from the late eighteenth through to the twentieth century. It examines the wide variety of violent means by which colonies and empire were maintained in the modern era, the politics of repression and the violent structures inherent in empire. Bringing together scholars from around the world, the book includes chapters on British, French, Dutch, Italian and Japanese colonies and conquests.