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Memories of the Maghreb : transnational identities in Spanish cultural production /

"Memories of the Maghreb explores how the Spanish colonization of North Africa at the turn of the twentieth century continues to haunt Spain's efforts to articulate a national identity that can accommodate both the country's diversity, brought about by immigration from its old colonies, and the post...

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Main Author: Campoy-Cubillo, Adolfo, 1970-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
Edition: First edition.
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Summary: "Memories of the Maghreb explores how the Spanish colonization of North Africa at the turn of the twentieth century continues to haunt Spain's efforts to articulate a national identity that can accommodate both the country's diversity, brought about by immigration from its old colonies, and the postnational demands of its integration in the European Union. Campoy-Cubillo analyzes Spanish contemporary cultural production of the Spanish Protectorate of Morocco, following a cultural studies approach to describe the material conditions that contributed to the development of Spanish colonial discourse and its rearticulation in contemporary Spain"--
Physical Description: viii, 219 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9781137028143
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