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The Resource Masks of conquest : literary study and British rule in India, Gauri Viswanathan, (electronic resource)

Masks of conquest : literary study and British rule in India, Gauri Viswanathan, (electronic resource)

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Masks of conquest : literary study and British rule in India
Title
Masks of conquest
Title remainder
literary study and British rule in India
Statement of responsibility
Gauri Viswanathan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation:
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Viswanathan, Gauri
Dewey number
820.9/954
LC call number
PR51.I4
LC item number
.V579 2014eb
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  • English literature
  • Politics and literature
Summary expansion
A classic work in postcolonial studies, "Masks of Conquest "describes the introduction of English studies in India under British rule and illuminates the discipline's transcontinental movements and derivations, showing that the origins of English studies are as diverse and diffuse as its future shape. In her new preface, Gauri Viswanathan argues forcefully that the curricular study of English can no longer be understood innocently of or inattentively to the imperial contexts in which the discipline first articulated its mission
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Masks of conquest : literary study and British rule in India, Gauri Viswanathan, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001455511
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unknown
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary edition.
Isbn
9780231539425
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001455511
Label
Masks of conquest : literary study and British rule in India, Gauri Viswanathan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001455511
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary edition.
Isbn
9780231539425
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001455511

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