Chapter 2. The British in Argentina: From Informal Empire to Postcolonialism

  1. Matthew Brown Lecturer
  1. David Rock Professor

Published Online: 21 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306613.ch2

Informal Empire in Latin America: Culture, Commerce and Capital

Informal Empire in Latin America: Culture, Commerce and Capital

How to Cite

Rock, D. (2009) The British in Argentina: From Informal Empire to Postcolonialism, in Informal Empire in Latin America: Culture, Commerce and Capital (ed M. Brown), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306613.ch2

Editor Information

  1. University of Bristol, UK

Author Information

  1. University of California, Santa Barbara, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2008

Book Series:

  1. The Bulletin of Latin American Research

Book Series Editors:

  1. Jean Grugel,
  2. David Howard,
  3. Tony Kapcia and
  4. Geoffrey Kantaris

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405179324

Online ISBN: 9781444306613

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Keywords:

  • The Applications of Informal Imperialism;
  • Postcolonial Perspectives;
  • “white but not quite”;
  • ‘imperialism of free trade’;
  • “la derrota de los ingleses”;
  • ‘Orientalism’;
  • ‘imperial gaze’

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Applications of Informal Imperialism

  • Postcolonial Perspectives

  • Conclusion