Within and Without the Nation : Canadian History as Transnational History, Paperback / softback Book

Within and Without the Nation : Canadian History as Transnational History Paperback / softback

Edited by Karen Dubinsky, Adele Perry, Henry Yu


In some ways, Canadian history has always been international, comparative, and wide-ranging.

However, in recent years the importance of the ties between Canadian and transnational history have become increasingly clear.

Within and Without the Nation brings scholars from a range of disciplines together to examine Canada's past in new ways through the lens of transnational scholarship. Moving beyond well-known comparisons with Britain and the United States, the fifteen essays in this collection connect Canada with Latin America, the Caribbean, and the wider Pacific world, as well as with other parts of the British Empire.

Examining themes such as the dispossession of indigenous peoples, the influence of nationalism and national identity, and the impact of global migration, Within and Without the Nation is a text which will help readers rethink what constitutes Canadian history.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 384 pages, 2 maps; 10 Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: University of Toronto Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: History of the Americas
  • ISBN: 9781442614635



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