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The Resource Imperial eyes : travel writing and transculturation, Mary Louise Pratt

Imperial eyes : travel writing and transculturation, Mary Louise Pratt

Label
Imperial eyes : travel writing and transculturation
Title
Imperial eyes
Title remainder
travel writing and transculturation
Statement of responsibility
Mary Louise Pratt
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pratt, Mary Louise
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • Africa
  • Latin America
  • Africa
  • Latin America
  • Africa
  • Imperialism
  • European prose literature
Label
Imperial eyes : travel writing and transculturation, Mary Louise Pratt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [244]-268) and index
Contents
Introduction : criticism in the contact zone -- pt. 1. Science and sentiment, 1750-1800 -- Science, planetary consciousness, interiors -- Narrating the anti-conquest -- Anti-conquest II : the mystique of reciprocity -- Eros and abolition -- pt. 2. The reinvention of América, 1800-50 -- Reinventing América II : the capitalist vanguard and the exploratrices sociales -- Reinventing América/reinventing Europe : Creole self-fashioning -- pt. 3. Imperial stylistics, 1860-2007 -- From the Victoria N'yanza to the Sheraton San Salvador -- In the neocolony : modernity, mobility, globality
Control code
ocn144548269
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xiv, 276 p.
Isbn
9780415438162
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007024479
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)144548269
Label
Imperial eyes : travel writing and transculturation, Mary Louise Pratt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [244]-268) and index
Contents
Introduction : criticism in the contact zone -- pt. 1. Science and sentiment, 1750-1800 -- Science, planetary consciousness, interiors -- Narrating the anti-conquest -- Anti-conquest II : the mystique of reciprocity -- Eros and abolition -- pt. 2. The reinvention of América, 1800-50 -- Reinventing América II : the capitalist vanguard and the exploratrices sociales -- Reinventing América/reinventing Europe : Creole self-fashioning -- pt. 3. Imperial stylistics, 1860-2007 -- From the Victoria N'yanza to the Sheraton San Salvador -- In the neocolony : modernity, mobility, globality
Control code
ocn144548269
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xiv, 276 p.
Isbn
9780415438162
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007024479
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)144548269

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