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The Resource Relating indigenous and settler identities : beyond domination, Avril Bell

Relating indigenous and settler identities : beyond domination, Avril Bell

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Relating indigenous and settler identities : beyond domination
Title
Relating indigenous and settler identities
Title remainder
beyond domination
Statement of responsibility
Avril Bell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In this era of recognition and reconciliation in settler societies indigenous peoples are laying claims to tribunals, courts and governments and reclaiming extensive territories and resource rights, in some cases even political sovereignty. But, paradoxically, alongside these practices of decolonization, settler societies continue the work of colonization in myriad everyday ways. This book explores this ongoing colonization in indigenous-settler identity politics in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States. These four are part of the 'Post-British World' and share colonial orientations towards indigenous peoples traceable to their European origins. The book identifies a shared settler imaginary that continues to constrain indigenous possibilities while it fails to deliver the redemption and unified nationhood settler peoples crave. Against this colonizing imaginary this book argues for the need for a new relational imaginary that recognizes the autonomy of indigenous ways of being, living and knowing"--
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1956-
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Bell, Avril
Dewey number
303.372
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Identity studies in the social sciences
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social justice
  • Reconciliation
  • Colonization
  • Postcolonialism
  • Colonists
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Group identity
Label
Relating indigenous and settler identities : beyond domination, Avril Bell
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. IntroductionPART I: THE SETTLER IMAGINARY 2. Indigenous Authenticity and Settler Nationalisms3: Hybrid Identities and the One-Way Street of AssimilationPART II: POSTCOLONIAL RESISTANCES 4. Performative Hybridity, Unhomely Temporality and Cultural Difference5. Strategic Essentialism, Indigenous Agency and DifferencePART III: TOWARDS THE RELATIONAL IMAGINARY 6. 'Deep Colonising': The Politics of Recognition7. Ethical Obligation and Relationality
Control code
FIEb17590498
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780230237421
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)860943698
Label
Relating indigenous and settler identities : beyond domination, Avril Bell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. IntroductionPART I: THE SETTLER IMAGINARY 2. Indigenous Authenticity and Settler Nationalisms3: Hybrid Identities and the One-Way Street of AssimilationPART II: POSTCOLONIAL RESISTANCES 4. Performative Hybridity, Unhomely Temporality and Cultural Difference5. Strategic Essentialism, Indigenous Agency and DifferencePART III: TOWARDS THE RELATIONAL IMAGINARY 6. 'Deep Colonising': The Politics of Recognition7. Ethical Obligation and Relationality
Control code
FIEb17590498
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780230237421
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)860943698

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