Sara Mills

in Gender and Colonial Space

Published by Manchester University Press

Published in print September 2005 | ISBN: 9780719053351
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781781702284 | DOI:

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This chapter considers the way the colonial constructions of subjectivity—within a post-colonial context—affect the way women and men judge their position in the world and within Britain. It examines the forms of behaviour that are considered possible in light of those constructions. This chapter also reviews the topics that were discussed in the previous chapters.

Keywords: colonial constructions; subjectivity; post-colonial context; forms of behaviour

Chapter.  5958 words. 

Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards)

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