skip to content
The colonial system unveiled Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The colonial system unveiled

Author: Pompée-Valentin Vastey, baron de; Chris Bongie
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The first translation into English of 'Le Système colonial dévoilé', the first systematic critique of colonialism ever written from the perspective of a colonized subject.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
De Vastey, Baron.
Colonial System Unveiled.
: Liverpool University Press, ©2016
Named Person: Pompée-Valentin Vastey, baron de; Pompée-Valentin Vastey, baron de
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pompée-Valentin Vastey, baron de; Chris Bongie
ISBN: 9781781385937 1781385939 9781781387306 1781387303
OCLC Number: 953922169
Description: 1 online resource (x, 329 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Preface: Baron de Vastey and Post/Revolutionary Haiti --
Jean Louis Vastey (1781-1820): A biographical sketch --
Introduction --
(1820) Death of a scribe --
(1814): The colonial system restored --
(1814-2014): Reading the Protean text --
The colonial system unveiled --
Supplementary Essays --
Monstrous testimony: Baron de Vastey and the politics of Black memory / Marlene Daul --
Abolition, sentiment, and the problem of agency in Le système colonial dévoilé / Doris Garraway --
Memories of development: Le système colonial dévoilé and the performance of literacy / Chris Bongie --
Afterword: Vastey and the system of colonial violence / Nick Nesbitt.
Other Titles: Système colonial dévoilé.
Responsibility: by Baron de Vastey ; translated and edited by Chris Bongie.

Abstract:

The first translation into English of 'Le Systeme colonial devoile', the first systematic critique of colonialism ever written from the perspective of a colonized subject.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

In this first-rate critical edition, Bongie illuminates the significance of Baron de Vastey's Le systeme colonial devoile well beyond the field of Haitian Studies. Indeed, he argues that The Colonial Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/953922169> # The colonial system unveiled
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/953922169#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Système colonial dévoilé.
    library:oclcnum "953922169" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Topic/colonies> ; # Colonies
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Place/haiti> ; # Haiti.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Topic/slavery_haiti_history> ; # Slavery--Haiti--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Event/1791_1804> ; # 1791-1804
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Topic/sklaverei> ; # Sklaverei
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Topic/kolonialismus> ; # Kolonialismus
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Meeting/revolution_haiti_1791_1804> ; # Revolution (Haiti : 1791-1804)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Topic/slavery> ; # Slavery
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/972.9403/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Person/vastey_pompee_valentin_baron_de_1781_1820> ; # baron de Pompée-Valentin Vastey
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Topic/history_caribbean_&_west_indies_general> ; # HISTORY--Caribbean & West Indies--General
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Person/bongie_chris> ; # Chris Bongie
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Person/vastey_pompee_valentin_baron_de_1781_1820> ; # baron de Pompée-Valentin Vastey
    schema:datePublished "2014" ;
    schema:description "The first translation into English of 'Le Système colonial dévoilé', the first systematic critique of colonialism ever written from the perspective of a colonized subject."@en ;
    schema:description "Preface: Baron de Vastey and Post/Revolutionary Haiti -- Jean Louis Vastey (1781-1820): A biographical sketch -- Introduction -- (1820) Death of a scribe -- (1814): The colonial system restored -- (1814-2014): Reading the Protean text -- The colonial system unveiled -- Supplementary Essays -- Monstrous testimony: Baron de Vastey and the politics of Black memory / Marlene Daul -- Abolition, sentiment, and the problem of agency in Le système colonial dévoilé / Doris Garraway -- Memories of development: Le système colonial dévoilé and the performance of literacy / Chris Bongie -- Afterword: Vastey and the system of colonial violence / Nick Nesbitt."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Person/bongie_chris> ; # Chris Bongie
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/426263089> ; # Système colonial dévoilé.
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#CreativeWork/colonial_system_unveiled> ;
    schema:name "The colonial system unveiled"@en ;
    schema:productID "953922169" ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1243954> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/11237410> ;
    schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.5949/liverpool/9781781380314.001.0001> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=4545550> ;
    schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt18mbc4m> ;
    schema:url <http://0-www.cambridge.org.pugwash.lib.warwick.ac.uk/core/product/identifier/9781781385937/type/BOOK> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781781387306> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781781385937> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/953922169> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Meeting/revolution_haiti_1791_1804> # Revolution (Haiti : 1791-1804)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Revolution (Haiti : 1791-1804)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Person/bongie_chris> # Chris Bongie
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bongie" ;
    schema:givenName "Chris" ;
    schema:name "Chris Bongie" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Person/vastey_pompee_valentin_baron_de_1781_1820> # baron de Pompée-Valentin Vastey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1781" ;
    schema:deathDate "1820?" ;
    schema:deathDate "1820" ;
    schema:familyName "Vastey" ;
    schema:givenName "Pompée-Valentin" ;
    schema:name "baron de Pompée-Valentin Vastey" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Place/haiti> # Haiti.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Haiti." ;
    schema:name "Haiti" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Topic/history_caribbean_&_west_indies_general> # HISTORY--Caribbean & West Indies--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "HISTORY--Caribbean & West Indies--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#Topic/slavery_haiti_history> # Slavery--Haiti--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Slavery--Haiti--History"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/426263089#CreativeWork/colonial_system_unveiled>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Colonial System Unveiled." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/953922169> ; # The colonial system unveiled
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/426263089> # Système colonial dévoilé.
    schema:name "Système colonial dévoilé." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781781385937>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1781385939" ;
    schema:isbn "9781781385937" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781781387306>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1781387303" ;
    schema:isbn "9781781387306" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/953922169#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> # Système colonial dévoilé.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:inLanguage "fr" ;
    schema:name "Système colonial dévoilé." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.