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The Resource On post-colonial futures : transformations of colonial culture, Bill Ashcroft

On post-colonial futures : transformations of colonial culture, Bill Ashcroft

Label
On post-colonial futures : transformations of colonial culture
Title
On post-colonial futures
Title remainder
transformations of colonial culture
Statement of responsibility
Bill Ashcroft
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this groundbreaking work, Bill Ashcroft extends the arguments posed in The Empire Writes Back to investigate the transformative effects of postcolonial resistance and the continuing relevance of colonial struggle. He demonstrates the remarkable capacity for change and adaptation emanating from postcolonial cultures both in everyday life and in the intellectual spheres of literature, history and philosophy. The transformations of postcolonial literary study have not been limited to a simple rewriting of the canon but have also affected the ways in which all literature can be read and have le
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ashcroft, Bill
Dewey number
325/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
JV51
LC item number
.A74 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Writing past colonialism
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Postcolonialism
  • Decolonization
  • Social change
  • Politics and culture
  • Wandel, ..
  • Coetzee, John Maxwell
  • Malouf, David
  • Carey, Peter
  • Commonwealth
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Decolonization
  • Politics and culture
  • Postcolonialism
  • Social change
  • Postkoloniale Literatur
  • Gesellschaft
  • Entkolonialisierung
  • Politik
  • Kultur
  • Postkolonialisme
  • Décolonisation
  • Impérialisme
  • Colonies
  • Postcolonialisme
  • Politique et culture
  • Englisch
Label
On post-colonial futures : transformations of colonial culture, Bill Ashcroft
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-166) 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
The future of English -- Latin America and post-colonial transformation -- "Primitive and wingless": the colonial subject as child -- Childhood and possibility: David Malouf's An Imaginary Life and Remembering Babylon -- Sweet futures: sugar and colonialism -- Caliban's language -- Fractured paradigms: the fragility of discourse -- A prophetic vision of the past: history and allegory in Peter Carey's Oscar and Lucinda -- Irony, allegory and empire: J.M. Coetzee's Waiting for the Barbarians and In the Heart of the Country
Control code
568445873
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (170 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826452252
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781847141149
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)568445873
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
On post-colonial futures : transformations of colonial culture, Bill Ashcroft
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-166) 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
The future of English -- Latin America and post-colonial transformation -- "Primitive and wingless": the colonial subject as child -- Childhood and possibility: David Malouf's An Imaginary Life and Remembering Babylon -- Sweet futures: sugar and colonialism -- Caliban's language -- Fractured paradigms: the fragility of discourse -- A prophetic vision of the past: history and allegory in Peter Carey's Oscar and Lucinda -- Irony, allegory and empire: J.M. Coetzee's Waiting for the Barbarians and In the Heart of the Country
Control code
568445873
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (170 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826452252
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781847141149
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)568445873
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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