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The Resource Tensions of modernity : las Casas and his legacy in the French Enlightenment, Daniel R. Brunstetter, (electronic resource)

Tensions of modernity : las Casas and his legacy in the French Enlightenment, Daniel R. Brunstetter, (electronic resource)

Label
Tensions of modernity : las Casas and his legacy in the French Enlightenment
Title
Tensions of modernity
Title remainder
las Casas and his legacy in the French Enlightenment
Statement of responsibility
Daniel R. Brunstetter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brunstetter, Daniel R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Casas, Bartolomé de las
  • Human rights
  • Equality
  • Other (Philosophy)
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Indians, Treatment of
  • Indians
  • Difference (Philosophy)
  • Genocide
  • Enlightenment
Label
Tensions of modernity : las Casas and his legacy in the French Enlightenment, Daniel R. Brunstetter, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Modernity and the other: a story of inequality -- Locating the other in the political debates of early modernity -- Thinking and rethinking the equality of the other: Vitoria, Sepúlveda and the true barbarians -- Las Casas and the other: the tension between equality and cultural othercide -- From the civilizing mission to irreconcilable alterity: the changing perception of the Indians in the French Enlightenment -- The other side of modernity: legitimizing the transition from cultural othercide to physical othercide -- Looking to the future
Control code
ssj0000681859
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 212 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780203114315
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2011049884
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000681859
Label
Tensions of modernity : las Casas and his legacy in the French Enlightenment, Daniel R. Brunstetter, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Modernity and the other: a story of inequality -- Locating the other in the political debates of early modernity -- Thinking and rethinking the equality of the other: Vitoria, Sepúlveda and the true barbarians -- Las Casas and the other: the tension between equality and cultural othercide -- From the civilizing mission to irreconcilable alterity: the changing perception of the Indians in the French Enlightenment -- The other side of modernity: legitimizing the transition from cultural othercide to physical othercide -- Looking to the future
Control code
ssj0000681859
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 212 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780203114315
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2011049884
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000681859

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