By Antoinette Burton,Susan D. Pennybacker,Stuart Ward,Heather Streets,Ann Curthoys
While many of the individuals talk about British imperialism and its repercussions, the amount additionally comprises, as counterpoints, essays at the heritage and historiography of France, Germany, Spain, and the USA. even if the historical past of the passport or the instructing of heritage from a postnational viewpoint, this assortment explores such vexed concerns as how historians may well face up to the seduction of nationwide narratives, what—if anything—might change the nation’s hegemony, and the way even history-writing that interrogates the belief of the kingdom is still ideologically and methodologically indebted to nationwide narratives. putting nation-based stories in overseas and interdisciplinary contexts, After the Imperial Turn issues towards methods of writing historical past and examining tradition attentive either to the inadequacies and persistence of the state as an organizing rubric.
Contributors. Tony Ballantyne, Antoinette Burton, Ann Curthoys, Augusto Espiritu, Karen Fang, Ian Christopher Fletcher, Robert Gregg, Terri Hasseler, Clement Hawes, Douglas M. Haynes, Kristin Hoganson, Paula Krebs, Lara Kriegel, Radhika Viyas Mongia, Susan Pennybacker, John Plotz, Christopher Schmidt-Nowara, Heather Streets, Hsu-Ming Teo, Stuart Ward, Lora Wildenthal, Gary Wilder
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After the Imperial Turn: Thinking with and through the Nation by Antoinette Burton,Susan D. Pennybacker,Stuart Ward,Heather Streets,Ann Curthoys