Imperial Migrations

Colonial Communities and Diaspora in the Portuguese World

  • Eric Morier-Genoud
  • Michel Cahen

Part of the Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship book series (MDC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Portugal, Empire, and Migrations — Was There Ever an Autonomous Social Imperial Space?

  3. Longue-Durée Migrations in and around the Portuguese Empire

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 29-29
    2. Edward A. Alpers, Molly Ball
      Pages 31-71
  4. Colonial Migrations in the Third Portuguese Empire

  5. Migrations at the Margins of the Third Empire

  6. Ideology and Heritage

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 327-351

About this book

Introduction

This volume investigates what role colonial communities and diaspora have had in shaping the Portuguese empire and its heritage, exploring topics such as Portuguese migration to Africa, the Ismaili and the Swiss presence in Mozambique, the Goanese in East Africa, the Chinese in Brazil, and the history of the African presence in Portugal.

Keywords

colonialism colonization community decolonization empire history migration Nation society Transnational

Editors and affiliations

  • Eric Morier-Genoud
    • 1
  • Michel Cahen
    • 2
  1. 1.Queen’s University BelfastUK
  2. 2.CNRSUniversité de BordeauxFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137265005
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social Sciences Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-34604-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-26500-5
  • About this book