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Security Problems and Policies in the Post-Cold War Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Humberto Garcia Muniz
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-27 - Publisher: Springer

This volume brings together contributions by eleven noted specialists on peace and security issues in the Caribbean. All chapters are based on recent research o
Seeking Imperialism's Embrace
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Kristen Stromberg Childers
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In 1946, at a time when other French colonies were just beginning to break free of French imperial control after World War II, the people of the French Antilles
Europe and the Americas
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Jeremy Smith
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-01 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume takes up current debates in comparative and historical sociology that deal with multiple modernities and civilizations. It does so through an examin
The Pacific Island States
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: S. Henningham
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-10-25 - Publisher: Springer

In the volatile post-Cold War era, the small, vulnerable states of the Pacific Islands region face several challenges to their security and sovereignty. This bo
Crises of Empire
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Martin Thomas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-23 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Crises of Empire offers a comprehensive and uniquely comparative analysis of the history of decolonization in the British, French and Dutch empires. By comparin
Scars of Partition
Language: en
Pages: 365
Authors: William F.S. Miles
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Based on three decades of fieldwork throughout the developing world, Scars of Partition is the first book to systematically evaluate the long-term implications
Greater France
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Robert Aldrich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-06-27 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Greater France provides a comprehensive account of French overseas expansion from 1830 to 1962. After a prologue on the overseas empire of the old regime, chapt
Cultures in Contact
Language: en
Pages: 779
Authors: Dirk Hoerder
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-11-21 - Publisher: Duke University Press

A landmark work on human migration around the globe, Cultures in Contact provides a history of the world told through the movements of its people. It is a broad
Didactics and the Modern Robinsonade
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Ian Kinane
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-06 - Publisher: Liverpool University Press

Didactics and the Modern Robinsonade examines modern and contemporary Robinsonade texts written for young readers, looking specifically at the ways in which lat
The Last Colonies
Language: en
Pages: 335
Authors: Robert Aldrich
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-07-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A comprehensive and provocative look at the last remaining colonial territories.