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The Resource Dissenters and mavericks : writings about India in English, 1765-2000, Margery Sabin

Dissenters and mavericks : writings about India in English, 1765-2000, Margery Sabin

Label
Dissenters and mavericks : writings about India in English, 1765-2000
Title
Dissenters and mavericks
Title remainder
writings about India in English, 1765-2000
Statement of responsibility
Margery Sabin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study reinstates the author at the centre of the relationship between literature and history. It explores the tension between "discourse analysis" and literary criticism, then discusses writers who have achieved a measure of freedom from the limitations of their historical moments
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sabin, Margery
Dewey number
820.9/3254
Index
index present
LC call number
PR129.I5
LC item number
S33 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Anglo-Indian literature
  • Indic literature (English)
  • Imperialism in literature
  • Postcolonialism
  • India
  • India
  • Great Britain
  • India
  • India
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Anglo-Indian literature
  • English literature
  • Historiography
  • Imperialism in literature
  • Indic literature (English)
  • International relations
  • Literature
  • Postcolonialism
  • Public opinion, British
  • Great Britain
  • India
Label
Dissenters and mavericks : writings about India in English, 1765-2000, Margery Sabin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-232) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why dissent matters to literature -- pt. 1. The colonial period. Anti-imperialist wit in Horace Walpole's letters ; Burke's India campaign: Goliath, scourge, redeemer ; William Henry Sleeman and the Suttee romance ; Victorian oblivion and The moonstone -- pt. 2. After independence. The beast in Nirad Chaudhuri's garden ; The politics of cultural freedom: India in the 1950s ; Individuality as a problem in Naipaul's Indian narratives ; Epilogue: Pankaj Mishra and postcolonial cosmopolitanism
Control code
191935615
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 239 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280532375
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191935615
Label
Dissenters and mavericks : writings about India in English, 1765-2000, Margery Sabin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-232) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Why dissent matters to literature -- pt. 1. The colonial period. Anti-imperialist wit in Horace Walpole's letters ; Burke's India campaign: Goliath, scourge, redeemer ; William Henry Sleeman and the Suttee romance ; Victorian oblivion and The moonstone -- pt. 2. After independence. The beast in Nirad Chaudhuri's garden ; The politics of cultural freedom: India in the 1950s ; Individuality as a problem in Naipaul's Indian narratives ; Epilogue: Pankaj Mishra and postcolonial cosmopolitanism
Control code
191935615
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 239 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280532375
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191935615

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