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Postcolonial Europe in the Crucible of Cultures Reckoning with God in a World of Conflicts.

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Published by Rodopi .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Comparative Religion,
  • European - General,
  • Peace,
  • Literary Criticism : European - General,
  • Political Science : Peace,
  • Religion / Comparative Religion,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJacques Haers SJ (Editor), Norbert Hintersteiner (Editor), Georges De Schrijver SJ (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12805043M
ISBN 109042022388
ISBN 109789042022386

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Postcolonial Europe in the Crucible of Cultures Jacques Haers,Norbert Hintersteiner,Georges de Schrijver — Literary Criticism Reckoning with God in a World of Conflicts. The many challenging essays gathered in this volume reflect this developing mosaic. Written by prominent theatre scholars from Europe, the United States, Canada, Asia, and Australia, these contributions explore recent drama not only in the United Kingdom and the United States, but also in such countries of the former British Empire as Canada, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. This collective monograph analyzes post Central and Eastern Europe through the paradigm of postcoloniality. Based on the assumption that both Western and Soviet imperialism emerged from European modernity, the book is a contribution to the See More. "A furiously complex age; a powerful narrative."--New York Times Book Review, Editor's Choice. At the beginning of the eighth century, the Arabs brought a momentous revolution in power, religion, and culture to Dark Ages by: 2.

A clearly-written introduction to the study of postcolonial cultures which broadens the reach of postcolonial theory and criticism. The book covers current topics in the field, such as nationhood, hybridity and identity, globalism and the local, diasporas, the politics of gender, and cultural . Colonialism has had cultural effects that have too often been ignored or displaced onto the inexorable logics of modernization and world capitalism. The articles in this important volume explore the multifaced nature of colonialism and its cultural manifestations and treat the unspoken values, hidden assumptions, and buried connections out of which states are made and power is simultaneously 2/5(1). Postcolonial Europe in the Crucible of Cultures Book Summary: Over the past forty years Europe has grown as a global presence and today it plays an important role in a variety of ways: politically, socially, economically, and culturally. European theologians have no choice but to take cognizance of this fact and respond to the broad social challenges by clarifying their views on God and being a prophetic voice in cultural, political . Ethnic minorities, principally from Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and the surviving remnants of France's overseas empire, are increasingly visible in contemporary France. Post-Colonial Cultures in France edited by Alec Hargreaves and Mark McKinney is the first wide-ranging survey in English of the vibrant cultural practices now being forged by France's post-colonial minorities.