Intercultural voices in contemporary British literature the implosion of empire by Lars Ole Sauerberg

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Published by Palgrave in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Minority authors,
  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • English literature -- Minority authors -- History and criticism.,
  • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Immigrants" writings, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Emigration and immigration in literature.,
  • Intercultural communication in literature.,
  • Postcolonialism -- Great Britain.,
  • Multiculturalism in literature.,
  • Decolonization in literature.,
  • Ethnic groups in literature.,
  • Minorities in literature.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-222) and index.

Book details

StatementLars Ole Sauerberg.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR120.M55 S28 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 228 p. ;
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3951324M
ISBN 100333801709
LC Control Number2001045175

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