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By Engin F Isin

This assortment bargains a postcolonial critique of the ostensible superiority or originality of ‘Western’ political conception and one in every of its primary strategies, ‘citizenship’. The chapters examine the undoing, uncovering, and reinventing of citizenship as a fashion of investigating citizenship as political subjectivity. If it has now develop into very tricky to visualize citizenship only as nationality or club within the countryside, this is often a minimum of partially due to the anticolonial struggles and the venture of reimagining citizenship after orientalism that they induced. If it has develop into tricky to maintain the orientalist assumption, the query arises; how will we examine citizenship as political subjectivity after orientalism?


This publication used to be initially released as a unique factor of Citizenship Studies.

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