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The Resource White skins/Black masks : representation and colonialism, Gail Ching-Liang Low

White skins/Black masks : representation and colonialism, Gail Ching-Liang Low

Label
White skins/Black masks : representation and colonialism
Title
White skins/Black masks
Title remainder
representation and colonialism
Statement of responsibility
Gail Ching-Liang Low
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this re-reading of the classic work of Haggard and Kipling, Low examines the representational dynamics of colonizer versus colonized. She also looks at the way in which fantasy and fabulations are caught up in networks of desire and power
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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Low, Gail Ching-Liang
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Haggard, H. Rider
  • Kipling, Rudyard
  • English fiction
  • Colonies in literature
  • Literature and anthropology
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Cultural relations in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • Clothing and dress in literature
  • Race in literature
  • South Africa
  • India
Label
White skins/Black masks : representation and colonialism, Gail Ching-Liang Low
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-290) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Body/Border Lines -- 2. The Dominion of Sons -- 3. Mimesis of Savagery -- 4. The Colonial Uncanny -- 5. The City of Dreadful Night -- 6. The Colonial Mirror -- 7. Loafers and Story-Tellers
Control code
32396542
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 299 pages
Isbn
9780415081481
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95008889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
White skins/Black masks : representation and colonialism, Gail Ching-Liang Low
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-290) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Body/Border Lines -- 2. The Dominion of Sons -- 3. Mimesis of Savagery -- 4. The Colonial Uncanny -- 5. The City of Dreadful Night -- 6. The Colonial Mirror -- 7. Loafers and Story-Tellers
Control code
32396542
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 299 pages
Isbn
9780415081481
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
95008889
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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