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The post-colonial studies reader

Author: Bill Ashcroft; Gareth Griffiths; Helen Tiffin
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1995.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A selection of key texts in post-colonial theory and criticism. Covering a range of topics and issues, and featuring nearly 90 pieces of writing, it reflects the diversity of work in the field and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic book
Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Post-colonial studies reader.
London ; New York : Routledge, 1995
(DLC) 94017829
(OCoLC)30544459
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Ashcroft; Gareth Griffiths; Helen Tiffin
ISBN: 0203303369 9780203303368 9780203423066 0203423062 9780415096218 0415096219 9780415096225 0415096227
OCLC Number: 52123490
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 526 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents: General Introduction --
Introduction --
The Occasion for Speaking --
The Economy of Manichean Allegory --
Can the Subaltern Speak? --
Signs Taken for Wonders --
Problems in Current Theories of Colonial Discourse --
The Scramble for Post-colonialism --
Introduction --
Colonialist Criticism --
Heroic Ethnocentrism: The Idea of Universality in Literature --
Entering Our Own Ignorance: Subject-Object Relations in Commonwealth Literature --
Western Mathematics: The Secret Weapon of Cultural Imperialism --
Jameson's Rhetoric of Otherness and the 'National Allegory' --
Introduction --
Orientalism --
Entering Our Own Ignorance: Subject-Object Relations in Commonwealth Literature --
Western Mathematics: The Secret Weapon of Cultural Imperialism --
Jameson's Rhetoric of Otherness and the 'National Allegory' --
Introduction --
Orientalism --
A Small Place --
Post-colonial Literatures and Counter-discourse --
Figures of Colonial Resistance --
Unsettling the Empire: Resistance Theory for the Second World --
The Rhetoric of English India --
Introduction --
The Postcolonial and the Postmodern --
Postmodernism or Post-colonialism Today --
Circling the Downspout of Empire --
The White Inuit Speaks: Contamination as Literary Strategy --
The Politics of the Possible --
Introduction --
National Culture --
Fanon, Cabral and Ngugi on National Liberation.
Responsibility: edited by Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, and Helen Tiffin.

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