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By Tanja Bührer,Flavio Eichmann,Stig Förster,Benedikt Stuchtey

While the research of "indigenous intermediaries" is this present day the point of interest of a few of the main attention-grabbing examine within the historiography of colonialism, its roots expand again to a minimum of the Nineteen Seventies. The contributions to this quantity revisit Ronald E. Robinson's conception of collaboration in more than a few ancient contexts by means of melding it with theoretical views derived from postcolonial reviews and transnational historical past. In case reviews ranging globally over the process 4 centuries, those essays supply nuanced explorations of the various, complicated interactions among imperial and native actors, with specific consciousness to these moving and ambivalent roles that go beyond basic binaries of colonizer and colonized.

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