|Module Title||POSTCOLONIAL POLITICS|
|Co-ordinator||Dr Jenny Edkins|
|Semester||Semester 2 (Taught over 2 semesters)|
|Course delivery||Seminar||1 x two hour seminar per week over two semesters|
The module introduces students to a postcolonial approach to international politics. It examines the theoretical positions of Postcolonialism, with a particular focus on poststructuralsim. It investigates key processes of North-South relations such as colonialism, imperialism and development, and seeks to apply various theoretical issues to contemporary as well as historical case studies.