By Harald Fischer-Tiné
This publication argues that the heritage of colonial empires has been formed to a substantial volume through unfavourable feelings comparable to nervousness, worry and embarrassment in addition to through the general incidence of panics. The case experiences it assembles research a few of the ways that panics and anxieties have been generated in imperial events and the way they shook up the dynamics among doubtless omnipotent colonizers and the it appears defenceless colonized. Drawing from examples of the British, Dutch and German colonial event, the quantity sketches out a few of the major components (such as affliction, local ‘savagery’ or sexual transgression) that generated panics or created anxieties in colonial settings and analyses the most typical types of useful, discursive and epistemic concepts followed by means of the colonisers to reduce the perceived threats.
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Anxieties, Fear and Panic in Colonial Settings: Empires on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series) by Harald Fischer-Tiné