The Neocolonialism of the Global Village

by Ginger Nolan

This book excavates the violent history, originating with techniques of colonial rule in Africa, that gave rise to the concept of the global village. Reassessing Marshall McLuhan’s media theories in light of their entanglement with colonial and neocolonial techniques, Nolan implicates various arch-paradigms of power (including “terra-power”) in the larger prerogative of managing human populations.

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  • edition
    1
  • isbn
    978-1-4529-6103-3
  • issn
    2373-5074
  • publisher
    University of Minnesota Press
  • publisher place
    Minneapolis, MN
  • restrictions
    Please see the Creative Commons website for details about the restrictions associated with the CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license.
  • rights
    The Neocolonialism of the Global Village by Ginger Nolan is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
  • rights holder
    Ginger Nolan
  • rights territory
    World
  • series number
    25
  • series title
  • version
    1.0
  • doi