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The Resource Atlantic Gandhi : the Mahatma overseas, Nalini Natarajan

Atlantic Gandhi : the Mahatma overseas, Nalini Natarajan

Label
Atlantic Gandhi : the Mahatma overseas
Title
Atlantic Gandhi
Title remainder
the Mahatma overseas
Statement of responsibility
Nalini Natarajan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using the frames of diaspora theory, post-colonial discourse theory and the recent Atlantic turn in studies of resistance, this book brings into relief Gandhi's experience as a traveler moving from a classic colony, India, to the plantation and mining society of South Africa. The author forwards the argument that this move between different modes of production brought Gandhi into contact with indentured laborers, with whom he shared exilic and diasporic consciousness, and whose difficult yet resilient lives inspired his philosophy. It reads Gandhi's nationalistic (that is, anti-colonial) s
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Natarajan, Nalini
Dewey number
954.03/5092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS481.G3
LC item number
N3563 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gandhi
  • Gandhi
  • Statesmen
  • East Indians
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
  • Gandhi
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • East Indians
  • Politics and government
  • Statesmen
  • Travel
  • India
  • South Africa
Label
Atlantic Gandhi : the Mahatma overseas, Nalini Natarajan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From Kathiawar -- Sailing the high seas -- Deconstructing the coolie -- Plotting a diasporic nation -- Local cosmopolitan and modern anti-modern: Hind Swaraj and Satyagraha in South Africa -- The Tamil women of the Transvaal -- Gandhi and Atlantic modernity -- "Prophet in homespun": Deenabandhu C.F. Andrews -- Conclusion: diasporic Gandhi
Control code
944157916
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132111528
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
901986
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)944157916
Label
Atlantic Gandhi : the Mahatma overseas, Nalini Natarajan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From Kathiawar -- Sailing the high seas -- Deconstructing the coolie -- Plotting a diasporic nation -- Local cosmopolitan and modern anti-modern: Hind Swaraj and Satyagraha in South Africa -- The Tamil women of the Transvaal -- Gandhi and Atlantic modernity -- "Prophet in homespun": Deenabandhu C.F. Andrews -- Conclusion: diasporic Gandhi
Control code
944157916
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132111528
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
901986
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)944157916

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