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French imperial nation-state

negritude and colonial humanism between the two world wars

by Gary Wilder

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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • Africa, West,
  • Caribbean Area,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Nationalism -- Africa, West -- History -- 20th century,
    • Nationalism -- Caribbean Area -- History -- 20th century,
    • Africans -- France,
    • Blacks -- Race identity -- Africa, West -- History -- 20th century,
    • Blacks -- Race identity -- Caribbean Area -- History -- 20th century,
    • Blacks -- France,
    • France -- Colonies -- Africa -- 20th century,
    • France -- Colonies -- America -- 20th century,
    • France -- Ethnic relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementGary Wilder.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJV1818 .W54 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3396017M
      ISBN 100226897729, 0226897680
      LC Control Number2005008094

      Patricia M. E. Lorcin is a professor of history at the University of is the author of Historicizing Colonial Nostalgia: European Women’s Narratives of Algeria and Kenya –Present and Imperial Identities: Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Race in Colonial Algeria, New Edition (Nebraska, ). Todd Shepard is an associate professor of history at Johns Hopkins University. nationalism, nation-state, diffusion, historical institutionalism The French and American revolutions of the late-eighteenth century gave birth to the ideal of the modern nation-state—an independent state with a written constitution, ruled in the name of a nation of equal citizens. During those days, all .

        Between and , French imperialism waged a bitter colonial war to hang on to its North African colony of Algeria. As is often the case with peoples of an imperial colony, many Algerian immigrants and their descendants lived in Paris in October Many sympathized with the National Liberation Front’s struggle for independence in Algeria. of the book, "The Imperial Nation-State," Wilder outlines his theory in two chapters. While the first, "Introduction: Working through the Imperial Nation-State," lays the theoretical background, the second, "Framing Greater France: A Real Abstraction," particularizes the theory through historical evidence and proves the imperial nation-state.

      Find great deals on eBay for french imperial. Shop with confidence. THE FRENCH IMPERIAL NATION-STATE: NEGRITUDE COLONIAL Gary Wilder C $; or Best Offer Books () Nonfiction () Fiction & Literature () Textbooks, Education & Reference (). Jewish Citizens of an Imperial Nation-State: Toward a French-Algerian Frame for French Jewish History Ethan B. Katz ETHAN B. KATZ is associate professor of history and Jewish studies at the University of California, Berkeley.


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Amidst a dazzling introduction awash with sociopolitical theory from Kant to Arendt, Wilder confronts the literature of French colonial history represented Cited by: France experienced a period of crisis following World War I when the relationship between the nation and its colonies became a subject of public debate.

The French Imperial Nation-State focuses on two intersecting movements that redefined imperial politics—colonial humanism led by administrative reformers in West Africa and the Paris-based Negritude project, comprising African and Caribbean.

An interdisciplinary study of colonial modernity combining French history, colonial studies, and social theory, The French Imperial Nation-State will compel readers to revise conventional assumptions about the distinctions between republicanism and racism, metropolitan and colonial societies, and national and transnational : An interdisciplinary study of colonial modernity combining French history, colonial studies, and social theory, The French Imperial Nation-State will compel readers to revise conventional assumptions about the distinctions between republicanism and racism, metropolitan and colonial societies, and national and transnational processes.

France experienced a period of crisis following World War I when the relationship between the nation and its colonies became a subject of fierce public debate. "The French Imperial Nation-State" focuses on two intersecting movements that redefined imperial politics - colonial humanism, led by administrative reformers in West Africa, and the Paris-based Negritude project, comprising African and.

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Gary Wilder's ambitious book is a provocative challenge to those who claim that the French nation-state between the two world wars was essentially republican in nature, and who dismiss French imperial practices as an awkward aberration. An interdisciplinary study of colonial modernity combining French history, colonial studies, and social theory, The French Imperial Nation-State will compel readers to revise conventional assumptions about the distinctions between republicanism and racism, metropolitan and colonial societies, and national and transnational : University of Chicago Press.

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