Citizenship after Orientalism

Transforming Political Theory

  • Engin Isin

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Citizenship Transitions book series (PASC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Transforming Political Theory

    1. Engin F. Isin
      Pages 1-13
  3. Undoing Citizenship

  4. Uncovering Citizenship

  5. Refiguring Citizenship

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 187-187
    2. Alessandra Marino
      Pages 189-206
    3. Deena Dajani
      Pages 237-262
    4. Engin F. Isin
      Pages 263-281
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 283-288

About this book


This edited volume presents a critique of citizenship as exclusively and even originally a European or 'Western' institution. It explores the ways in which we may begin to think differently about citizenship as political subjectivity.


Citizenship Orientalism International Relations Political subjectivity Postcolonialism European Colonialism Imperialism autonomy Europe Institution international relations political theory terrorism

Editors and affiliations

  • Engin Isin
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)The Open UniversityUK

Bibliographic information