Category: Cultural Anthropology

British values — an empire based on distance and difference

Malory Nye argues that the idea of Britishness, or British values, evolved at a time when Britain was engaged in the wider world whilst remaining ideologically separate from it. Today, the peoples that were once part of the Empire but not part of Britain, are imbedded with in, and the conceptions of Britishness have changed as a result.

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