Chapter 20. Global Disjunctives, Diasporic Differences, and the New World (Dis-)Order

  1. Henry Schwarz and
  2. Sangeeta Ray
  1. Ali Behdad

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997024.ch21

A Companion to Postcolonial Studies

A Companion to Postcolonial Studies

How to Cite

Behdad, A. (2005) Global Disjunctives, Diasporic Differences, and the New World (Dis-)Order, in A Companion to Postcolonial Studies (eds H. Schwarz and S. Ray), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470997024.ch21

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631206620

Online ISBN: 9780470997024

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Keywords:

  • global disjunctures;
  • diasporic differences;
  • new world order;
  • cultural displacements;
  • postcolonial consciousness

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Exiled Writers, Colonial Subjects

  • The Predicaments of Generalizing the Particular

  • Local Theories, Global Locations

  • Toward Situated Models of Diaspora