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The Resource Scotland and the Caribbean, c.1740-1833 : Atlantic Archipelagos, Michael Morris

Scotland and the Caribbean, c.1740-1833 : Atlantic Archipelagos, Michael Morris

Label
Scotland and the Caribbean, c.1740-1833 : Atlantic Archipelagos
Title
Scotland and the Caribbean, c.1740-1833
Title remainder
Atlantic Archipelagos
Statement of responsibility
Michael Morris
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book participates in the modern recovery of the memory of the long-forgotten relationship between Scotland and the Caribbean. Drawing on theoretical paradigms of world literature and transnationalism, it argues that Caribbean slavery profoundly shaped Scotland's economic, social and cultural development, and draws out the implications for current debates on Scotland's national narratives of identity. Eighteenth- to nineteenth-century Scottish writers are re-examined in this new light. Morris explores the ways that discourses of ""improvement"" in both Scotland and the Caribbean are mediat
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morris, Michael
Dewey number
327.411072909/033
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge studies in cultural history
Series volume
35
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scots
  • Scots
  • Scotland
  • Caribbean Area
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
  • Enlightenment
Label
Scotland and the Caribbean, c.1740-1833 : Atlantic Archipelagos, Michael Morris
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Scotland and the Caribbean, c. 1740-1833 -- Theoretical orientations: transnationalism in the Atlantic world -- Archipelagic poetics: pastoral, georgic, and the Scoto-British imperial vision, c.1740-1785 -- Robert Burns: slavery, freedom and abolition, 1786-1800 -- Not immediate but gradual: abolition to emancipation, 1800-1833 -- Recovering Scottish Creoles from the Caribbean -- Joseph Knight: history, fiction, memory
Control code
ocn904799100
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315771595
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904799100
Label
Scotland and the Caribbean, c.1740-1833 : Atlantic Archipelagos, Michael Morris
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Scotland and the Caribbean, c. 1740-1833 -- Theoretical orientations: transnationalism in the Atlantic world -- Archipelagic poetics: pastoral, georgic, and the Scoto-British imperial vision, c.1740-1785 -- Robert Burns: slavery, freedom and abolition, 1786-1800 -- Not immediate but gradual: abolition to emancipation, 1800-1833 -- Recovering Scottish Creoles from the Caribbean -- Joseph Knight: history, fiction, memory
Control code
ocn904799100
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315771595
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904799100

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