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Anticolonialism in British Politics: The Left and the End of Empire 1918-1964

Stephen Howe


This book studies British anticolonialism, an offshoot of a massive global upsurge of sentiment which has dominated much of the history of the 20th century. This book surveys the attitudes and activities relating to colonial issues of British critics of Empire during the years of decolonisation. It also evaluates the changing ways in which, arising out of the experience of Empire and decolonisation, more general ideas about imperialism, nationalism, and underdevelopment were developed during these y ... More

Keywords: anticolonialism, Empire, decolonisation, imperialism, nationalism, underdevelopment, Labour Party, Communist Party, Gulf War, apartheid

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1993 Print ISBN-13: 9780198204237
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204237.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Stephen Howe, author
Ruskin College, Oxford
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