Colonial Culture in France Since the Revolution (Hardcover)

By Pascal Blanchard (Editor), Sandrine Lemaire (Editor), Nicolas Bancel (Editor)

Indiana University Press, 9780253010452, 633pp.

Publication Date: November 15, 2013

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Description

This landmark collection by an international group of scholars and public intellectuals represents a major reassessment of French colonial culture and how it continues to inform thinking about history, memory, and identity. This reexamination of French colonial culture, provides the basis for a revised understanding of its cultural, political, and social legacy and its lasting impact on postcolonial immigration, the treatment of ethnic minorities, and national identity.