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Inter/Nationalism: Decolonizing Native America and Palestine

Steven Salaita

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781517901417
eISBN:
9781452955292
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9781517901417.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Inter/Nationalism examines mutual forms of decolonization in North America and Palestine. Salaita analyzes the many ways that the issue of Palestine has become important to the fields of American ... More


Conclusion: The Game of Our Time

Steven Salaita

in Inter/Nationalism: Decolonizing Native America and Palestine

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781517901417
eISBN:
9781452955292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9781517901417.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The conclusion of Inter/Nationalism discusses a suite of board games that reproduces settler colonization. Using two games released by the German company Catan, where the gamer conquers and settles ... More


Why We Left: Untold Stories and Songs of America's First Immigrants

Joanna Brooks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816681259
eISBN:
9781452949369
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816681259.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Folk Literature

“My Brooks ancestors were among the earliest waves of emigrants to leave England and settle in North America. Once arrived, for centuries, they lived difficult and hard-bitten lives, eking out ... More


The Transit of Empire: Indigenous Critiques of Colonialism

Jodi A. Byrd

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816676408
eISBN:
9781452947754
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816676408.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

In 1761 and again in 1769, European scientists raced around the world to observe the transit of Venus, a rare astronomical event in which the planet Venus passes in front of the sun. This book ... More


Lessons in History: The Decline of Spanish Rule, and Revolutionary Strategy

Megan C. Thomas

in Orientalists, Propagandists, and Ilustrados: Filipino Scholarship and the End of Spanish Colonialism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816671908
eISBN:
9781452947013
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816671908.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter begins by exploring a widely recognized narrative of pre-Hispanic glory and subsequent decline under Spanish rule, drawing especially on Rizal’s notes to Morga’s account. It highlights ... More


The Fourth Eye: M ori Media in Aotearoa New Zealand

Brendan Hokowhitu and Vijay Devadas (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816681037
eISBN:
9781452948621
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816681037.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

From the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi between Indigenous and settler cultures to the emergence of the first-ever state-funded Māori television network, New Zealand has been a hotbed of ... More


“Brightest Africa” in theNew Negro Imagination

Jeannette Eileen Jones

in Escape from New York: The New Negro Renaissance beyond Harlem

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677382
eISBN:
9781452947877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677382.003.0002
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explores the New Negro’s relationship to Africa, with particular emphasis on how New Negroes responded to the colonization of Africa and thus contributed to the so-called “discourses of ... More


Living on the North American Land

Kathleen James-Chakraborty

in Architecture since 1400

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816673964
eISBN:
9781452946047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816673964.003.0013
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural History

This chapter discusses British settlements in North America. The template for British settlement of lands across the Atlantic was provided by their sixteenth- and seventeenth-century recolonization ... More


Empire Building

Kathleen James-Chakraborty

in Architecture since 1400

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816673964
eISBN:
9781452946047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816673964.003.0020
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural History

This chapter discusses how colonialism transformed the architecture of both colonizers and the colonized. Between 1800 and 1940 every country in Africa and most countries in Asia came under European ... More


Elysiums for Gentlemen

Paul Carter

in The Road to Botany Bay: An Exploration of Landscape and History

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816669974
eISBN:
9781452946900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816669974.003.0007
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Some thirty years after Flinders’s Spencer Gulf survey, Edward Wakefield formed the South Australian Land Company in London to initiate a grand experiment in colonization and the formation of a ... More


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