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Constructing Post-Imperial Britain

Britishness, ‘Race’ and the Radical Left in the 1960s

  • Jodi Burkett

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-16
  3. Britain’s Changing International Position

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
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      Pages 19-39
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      Pages 57-72
  4. Post-Imperial Britishness at Home

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
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      Pages 75-94
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      Pages 95-110
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      Pages 111-130
  5. ‘Race’ and Post-Imperial Britishness

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
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      Pages 133-152
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      Pages 174-195
  6. Conclusion

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      Pages 196-199
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 200-250

About this book

Introduction

The end of empire shaped the way the British public saw their place in the world, society and the ethnic and racial boundaries of their nation. Focussing on some of the most controversial organisations of the 1960s, this book illuminates their central importance in constructing post-imperial Britain.

Keywords

Britain empire equality Great Britain knowledge nation organization society

Authors and affiliations

  • Jodi Burkett
    • 1
  1. 1.University of PortsmouthUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137008916
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-43585-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-00891-6
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