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Colonial memory and postcolonial Europe : Maltese settlers in Algeria and France

Author: Andrea L Smith
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2006.
Series: New anthropologies of Europe.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study that provides insight into race, ethnicity, and nationalism in Europe as well as cultural context for understanding political trends in contemporary France. It explores the settlers' liminal  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, Andrea L.
Colonial memory and postcolonial Europe.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607754944
Online version:
Smith, Andrea L.
Colonial memory and postcolonial Europe.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)609339959
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea L Smith
ISBN: 0253347629 9780253347626 025321856X 9780253218568
OCLC Number: 63229287
Awards: Winner of Co-winner, William A. Douglass Prize in Europeanist Anthropology.
Description: xi, 269 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: A song in Malta --
Maltese settler clubs in France --
A hierarchy of settlers and the liminal Maltese --
The Algerian melting pot --
The ambivalence of assimilation --
The French-Algerian War and its aftermath --
Diaspora, rejection, and nostalgérie --
Settler ethnicity and identity politics in postcolonial France --
Place, replaced : Malta as Algeria in the pied-noir imagination.
Series Title: New anthropologies of Europe.
Responsibility: Andrea L. Smith.
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"Intersects with very active areas of research in history and anthropology, and links these domains of inquiry spanning Europe and North Africa in a creative and innovative fashion." --Douglas Read more...

 
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