Reworking Postcolonialism

Globalization, Labour and Rights

  • Pavan Kumar Malreddy
  • Birte Heidemann
  • Ole Birk Laursen
  • Janet Wilson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

    1. Pavan Kumar Malreddy
      Pages 1-15
  3. Globalization, Modernities and Other Histories

  4. Global Displacements: Exile, Movement and Migration

  5. Globalization, Labour and Work

  6. Globalization, Rights and Citizenship

About this book


An interdisciplinary collection of essays, Reworking Postcolonialism explores questions of work, precarity, migration, minority and indigenous rights in relation to contemporary globalization. It brings together political, economic and literary approaches to texts and events from across the postcolonial world.


Postcolonialism globalization labour rights migration neoliberalism settler colonial studies indigenous studies subjectivity difference colonial studies colonialism fiction Nation novel poverty service settler social justice time

Editors and affiliations

  • Pavan Kumar Malreddy
    • 1
  • Birte Heidemann
    • 2
  • Ole Birk Laursen
    • 3
  • Janet Wilson
    • 4
  1. 1.Goethe University FrankfurtGermany
  2. 2.University of PotsdamGermany
  3. 3.University of CopenhagenDenmark
  4. 4.University of NorthamptonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49331-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-43593-4
  • About this book