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The Resource Imagining insiders : Africa and the question of belonging, Mineke Schipper

Imagining insiders : Africa and the question of belonging, Mineke Schipper

Label
Imagining insiders : Africa and the question of belonging
Title
Imagining insiders
Title remainder
Africa and the question of belonging
Statement of responsibility
Mineke Schipper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Summary
This study surveys a wide range of writings and ideas out of Africa by people of African descent on the various ways in which "insiders" and "outsiders", "self" and "otherness" have been imagined and defined from African perspectives. Attention is focused on identity issues regarding Africa, Panafricanism, American Black culture, Negritude and Black Consciousness, as well as on whiteness and otherness, black versus white cultures and gender matters in a racialized context. Some theoretical issues in the academic debate on insiders and intercultural dialo
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schipper, Mineke
Dewey number
305.8
Index
index present
LC call number
CB195
LC item number
.S2813 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Literature, culture, and identity
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race
  • Difference (Psychology)
  • Africa
  • Civilization, Western
  • Whites in literature
  • Africans
  • African Americans
  • Sexism
  • Race
  • Psychologie différentielle
  • Civilisation occidentale
  • Blancs dans la littérature
  • Africains
  • Noirs américains
  • Sexisme
  • Afrique
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans
  • Africans
  • Civilization, Western
  • Civilization
  • Difference (Psychology)
  • Race
  • Sexism
  • Whites in literature
  • Africa
  • Zivilisation
  • Literatur
  • Ethnische Identität
  • Afrika
  • Westliche Welt
  • Beeldvorming
  • Culturele identiteit
  • Afrikanen
  • Weiße (Motiv)
  • Schwarze (Motiv)
  • Afrikaner
  • USA
  • Schwarze
Label
Imagining insiders : Africa and the question of belonging, Mineke Schipper
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-216) 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
Acknowledgements; 1 Insiders and outsiders; 2 Homo caudatus: European imagination and its cultural outsiders; 3 The white man has no friends': The European Other in African oral and written literatures; 4 African roots and American black culture; 5 Negritude, Black Consciousness and beyond; 6 Black is beautiful or the whiteness of feminism; 7 Emerging from the shadows: Changing patterns in gender matters; 8 Knowledge is like an ocean: Insiders, outsiders and the academy; 9 Towards a culture of interdiscursivity; Interviews; Bibliography; Index
Control code
228657794
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847141989
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781847141989
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228657794
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
Imagining insiders : Africa and the question of belonging, Mineke Schipper
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-216) 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
Acknowledgements; 1 Insiders and outsiders; 2 Homo caudatus: European imagination and its cultural outsiders; 3 The white man has no friends': The European Other in African oral and written literatures; 4 African roots and American black culture; 5 Negritude, Black Consciousness and beyond; 6 Black is beautiful or the whiteness of feminism; 7 Emerging from the shadows: Changing patterns in gender matters; 8 Knowledge is like an ocean: Insiders, outsiders and the academy; 9 Towards a culture of interdiscursivity; Interviews; Bibliography; Index
Control code
228657794
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847141989
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781847141989
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)228657794
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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