||The colonial past is never dead. It?s not even past: Histories of Empire, Decolonization, and European Cultures after 1945
|Type de publication
||Article de périodique
|Langue principale de la publication
|Date de publication
||Matthew G. STANARD
|Titre du périodique
||Jahrbuch für Europäische Geschichte / European History Yearbook
||"History writing about empire is thriving, although few could have predicted this in the 1980s, when the field was moribund. This article examines the history and historiography of post-1945 empires and decolonization, observing how international and economic developments, combined with changes to the history profession, revived the field in the 1990s. From this resurgence emerged the ?new imperial history,? with its focus on imperialism and culture, although some debate whether Europe ever developed a ?colonial culture.? The essay assesses recent works on the legacies of empire and..."
||Stanard, Matthew. ?The colonial past is never dead. It?s not even past: Histories of Empire, Decolonization, and European Cultures after 1945.? in : Jahrbuch für Europäische Geschichte / European History Yearbook. December 2016, p. 151-174.