Imperialism

Imperialism is a policy or ideology of extending the rule over peoples and other countries, for extending political and economic access, power and control, often through employing hard power especially military force, but also soft power. While related to the concepts of colonialism and empire, imperialism is a distinct concept that can apply to other forms of expansion and many forms of government. Expansionism and centralisation have existed throughout recorded history by states, with the earliest examples dating back to the mid-third millennium BC. However, the concept of imperialism arose in the modern age, associated chiefly with the European colonial …

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MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 14 May 2024 English

What the World Might Look Like examines the way resilience stories have come to dominate the settler-colonial imagination and explores alternative approaches to resilience writing that instead offer decolonial models …

Richard H. Grove makes clear in his book Green Imperialism, colonial invaders encountered “a highly unfamiliar


AUP: Athabasca University Press · 14 May 2024 English

In every sphere of life, division and intolerance has polarized communities and entire nations. The learned construction of the Other—an evil “enemy” against whom both physical and discursive violence is …

the Western colonial project and postcolonial imperialism.30 The imagination of the Orient, Said argued alism, capitalist accumulation, and colonialism/imperialism. Unless these structures are addressed, non- through the long histories of colonialism and imperialism. Many of the conflicts we are experiencing today— protests in their new homes. Modern colonialism and imperialism, extremely violent versions of verti- cal thinking due to the vertical thinking of colonialism, imperialism, and nationalism. As the chapters in this volume


Wilson Center Canada · 6 May 2024 English

However, the past two decades have witnessed a dramatic shift in the geopolitical landscape, characterized by the erosion of multilateralism, the rise of nationalism, the resurgence of authoritarian regimes, and …

s_cohen.pdf. 43 Ilia Xypolia, Human Rights, Imperialism, and Corruption in US Foreign Policy (Palgrave


Wilson Center Canada · 26 April 2024 English

These losses have been made more seemed a possibility, especially in the wake of the palatable to the elite, certainly, by the systematic Avdiivka withdrawal, neither is it necessarily an …

extermination as an operational demonstrates that imperialism is not merely necessity. Even outside of growing


Yellowhead Institute · 18 March 2024 English

Untitled YELLOWHEAD BRIEF #149 | MARCH 19, 2024 Reflections on Economy, Racism & Solidarity in Iqaluit by Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory RACISM IN IQALUIT is a historical and ongoing issue that …

racism, which are all rooted in colonization and imperialism. Black communities and individuals continue to


UAP: University of Alberta Press · 14 February 2024 English

Canada as a Settler Colony on the Question of Palestine explores Canada-Palestine relations through a settler colonial lens. The authors argue that there are direct parallels between Canada’s settler colonial …

academy was founded in the age of European imperialism and global colo- nialism, and has long attempted of justice. In his scathing critiques of the imperialism and violence that is embedded in American culture


NSP: New Society Publishers · 30 January 2024 English

A dominant, human-centered worldview has brought us to the brink of social, ecological, and climate collapse. Braiding poetic storytelling, deep cultural and climate justice analyses, and knowledge of Earth-centered cultures, …

Mother Earth. The book exposes colonialism, imperialism, racism, capitalism, and patriarchal systems


INSPQ: Institut national de santé publique du Québec · 22 January 2024

This knowledge synthesis identifies the research principles presented by Indigenous organizations in Canada, thus providing a portrait of their priorities and requirements in this area. The principles are grouped into …

view research as “an instrument of oppression, imperialism, and colonization” (12) [p.1]. The academic community


CPRC: University of Regina Press · 20 January 2024 English

Breaks the deafening silence of Indigenous women’s voices in academic leadership positions. Since the 2015 release of the report on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, new Indigenous policies …

and its ties to the larger projects of global imperialism and settler colonialism. I also provide a brief within education systems is a form of “cognitive imperialism”—the taken-for-granted way in which universities


AUP: Athabasca University Press · 8 December 2023 English

The development of the Canadian criminal justice system has been central to the dispossession of Indigenous populations and the safeguarding of colonial relations of power. Through the mechanisms of surveillance, …

existence as an extension of the same European imperialism that created both Canada and the United States white nationalism (the child of colonial white imperialism) that ushered in decades of lynching, followed


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