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Humanities 2015, 4(4), 500-505;

“Decolonizing Trauma Studies: Trauma and Postcolonialism”—Introduction

School of the Arts, University of Northampton, NN2 6JD, UK
Academic Editor: Albrecht Classen
Received: 17 September 2015 / Revised: 18 September 2015 / Accepted: 18 September 2015 / Published: 24 September 2015
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Decolonizing Trauma Studies: Trauma and Postcolonialism)
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This Special Issue aims to explore the complex and contested relationship between trauma studies and postcolonial criticism, focusing on the ongoing project to create a decolonized trauma theory that attends to and accounts for the suffering of minority groups and non-Western cultures, broadly defined as cultures beyond Western Europe and North America. [...] View Full-Text
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