Studies in Settler Colonialism

Politics, Identity and Culture

  • Fiona Bateman
  • Lionel Pilkington

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Fiona Bateman, Lionel Pilkington
    Pages 1-9
  3. Lorenzo Veracini
    Pages 204-218
  4. David Attwell
    Pages 219-236
  5. Saree Makdisi
    Pages 237-256
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 297-307

About this book


A widespread and still contemporary political phenomenon that exercises a profound effect on societies, settler colonialism structures relationships both historically and culturally diverse. This book assesses the distinctive feature of settler colonialism, and discusses its political, sociological, economic and cultural consequences.


anti-colonialism colonialism empire history material culture nation settler society

Editors and affiliations

  • Fiona Bateman
    • 1
  • Lionel Pilkington
    • 2
  1. 1.Moore InstituteNational University of IrelandGalwayIreland
  2. 2.Senior Lecturer in EnglishNational University of IrelandGalwayIreland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-31588-8
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-30628-8
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