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Whiteness, class and the legacies of empire : on home ground

Author: Katharine Tyler
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"What has Britain's inglorious history of colonial exploitation got to do with the tranquil, green and pleasant environment of the village community that is typically taken to represent the quintessence of Englishness? Whiteness, Class and the Legacies of Empire is a personally mediated, reflexive ethnography of the historically influenced, geographically situated, embodied, classed and racially differentiated  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Katharine Tyler
ISBN: 9780230578494 0230578497
OCLC Number: 768071575
Description: x, 241 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: PART I: White amnesia: white middle class ethnicities. Brasian 'Invasion' of White Suburban English Village Life ; The Racialization of the Country, the City and the Forgetting of Empire. --
PART II: Confronting coloniality: white working class ethnicities. The Questioning of Racism in a Former Mining Town Neighborhood ; Activism and the Ambiguities of Anti-Racism in the City. --
PART III: Postcolonial genealogies. Slave Ancestries and the Inheritance of Interracial Identities ; The Co-existence of Whiteness, Social class and Coloniality in Britain and the United States of America.
Other Titles: On home ground
Responsibility: by Katharine Tyler, University of Surrey, UK.
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This book explores why it is white ethnicity has been rendered invisible, arguing that contemporary people's conceptions of themselves are conditioned by, and derive from, the unknown and forgotten  Read more...

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