Whiteness, Class and the Legacies of Empire

On Home Ground

  • Katharine Tyler

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Frameworks, Fieldworks and Inspirations

    1. Katharine Tyler
      Pages 1-35
  3. White Amnesia: White Middle-Class Ethnicities

  4. Confronting Coloniality: White Working-Class Ethnicities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
  5. Postcolonial Genealogies

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 223-241

About this book

Introduction

This book explores why it is white ethnicity has been rendered invisible, arguing that contemporary people's conceptions of themselves are conditioned by, and derive from, the unknown and forgotten legacy of a colonial past that cannot be confined to the past.

Keywords

coloniality English Irish Republican Army (IRA) state

Authors and affiliations

  • Katharine Tyler
    • 1
  1. 1.University of SurreyUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230390294
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-36771-9
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-39029-4
  • About this book