The Empire Strikes Back: 30 years on

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The Empire Strikes Back was a landmark text in the formation and transformation of ethnic and racial studies in Britain. With issues of race, migration, nation and inequality starkly back on the current political and public agenda, this review article reflects on the continued significance of the book’s insights and challenges for contemporary race politics in the UK.

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1784-1792
Number of pages8
JournalEthnic and racial studies
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2014