Making a world after empire : the Bandung moment and its political afterlives (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Making a world after empire : the Bandung moment and its political afterlives

Author: Christopher J Lee
Publisher: Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2010.
Series: Research in international studies., Global and comparative studies series ;, no. 11.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays contributes to contemporary discussions of empire and decolonization, and explores the precursors and afterlives of the 1955 diplomatic conference in Bandung.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher J Lee
ISBN: 9780896802773 0896802779 9780896804685 0896804682
OCLC Number: 495779763
Awards: Winner of Ali Sastroamidjojo Award 2010
Commended for New and Notable Book, AfricaFocus 2011
Commended for Significant University Press Title for Undergraduates, Choice 2010
Short-listed for Asia-Africa Book Prize (ICAS) 2015
Description: xv, 400 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Between a moment and an era: the origins and afterlives of Bandung / Christopher J. Lee --
The legacies of Bandung: decolonization and the politics of culture / Dipesh Chakrabarty --
Contested hegemony: the Great War and the Afro-Asian assault on the civilizing mission / Michael Adas --
Modeling states and sovereignty: postcolonial constitutions in Asia and Africa / Julian Go --
Feminism, solidarity, and identity in the age of Bandung: third world women in the Egyptian women's press / Laura Bier --
Radio Cairo and the decolonization of East Africa, 1953-64 / James R. Brennan --
Mao in Zanzibar: nationalism, discipline, and the (de)construction of Afro-Asian solidarities / G. Thomas Burgess --
Working ahead of time: labor and modernization during the construction of the TAZARA Railway, 1968-86 / Jamie Monson --
Tricontinentalism in question: the Cold War politics of Alex La Guma and the African National Congress / Christopher J. Lee --
China's engagement with Africa: scope, significance, and consequences / Denis M. Tull --
Superpower Osama: symbolic discourse in the Indian Ocean after the Cold War / Jeremy Prestholdt --
The sodalities of Bandung: toward a critical 21st-century history / Antoinette Burton.
Series Title: Research in international studies., Global and comparative studies series ;, no. 11.
Responsibility: Christopher J. Lee.
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In April 1955, twenty-nine countries from Africa, Asia, and the Middle East came together for a diplomatic conference in Bandung, Indonesia, intending to define the direction of the postcolonial  Read more...

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"Readers interested in Bandung can do no better than consult the volume of essays edited by Christopher Lee, Making a World After Empire." -- Pankaj Mishra, author of From the Ruins of Empire: The Read more...

 
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