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By R. Spencer

through readings of novels via J.M. Coetzee, Timothy Mo and Salman Rushdie and the later poetry of W.B. Yeats, this ebook finds how postcolonial writing can motivate the enlarged feel of ethical and political accountability had to supplant ongoing sorts of imperial violence with cosmopolitan associations, relationships and methods of thinking.

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