By H. Faye Christenberry,Angela Courtney,Liorah Golomb,Melissa S. Van Vuuren

Postcolonial literatures may be outlined because the physique of inventive paintings written through authors whose lands have been previously subjugated to colonial rule. In earlier volumes of this sequence, the examine literature of former British colonies Australia, Canada, eire, and New Zealand were addressed. This quantity bargains counsel for these studying the postcolonial literature of the previous British colonies in Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia. one of the 40 countries represented during this quantity are South Africa, India, Pakistan, Ghana, Jamaica, Swaziland, Belize, and Namibia.

With the exception of South Africa (which shaped the Union of South Africa in 1910), this consultant choices up its assurance in 1947, while either India and Pakistan received their independence. The literature created via writers from those international locations represents the various studies within the postcolonial situation and are the topic of this ebook. the amount presents best-practice feedback for the examine method and discusses tips on how to reap the benefits of fundamental textual content assets in a number of codecs, either electronic and paper dependent: bibliographies, indexes, study courses, records, exact collections, and microforms.

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