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The Resource Postcolonial Studies Dictionary, (electronic book)

Postcolonial Studies Dictionary, (electronic book)

Label
Postcolonial Studies Dictionary
Title
Postcolonial Studies Dictionary
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This new Dictionary features a thoughtfully collated collection of over 150 jargon-free definitions of key terms and concepts in postcolonial theory. Features a brief introduction to postcolonial theory and a list of suggested further reading that includes the texts in which many of these terms originated Each entry includes the origins of the term, where traceable; a detailed explanation of its perceived meaning; and examples of the term's use in literary-cultural texts Incorporates terms and concepts from multiple disciplines, including anthropology, literary studies, science, economics,
Member of
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Nayar, Pramod K
Dewey number
809/.911
LC call number
PN56.P555 N38 2015
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Developing countries -- Literatures -- Dictionaries
  • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Dictionaries
  • Literature, Modern -- 21st century -- Dictionaries
  • Postcolonialism -- Dictionaries
  • Postcolonialism in literature -- Dictionaries
Label
Postcolonial Studies Dictionary, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Contents""; ""List of terms""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Preface""; ""Chapter A""; ""aboriginal""; ""abrogation""; ""Adivasi""; ""Afro-Europe""; ""agency""; ""alterity""; ""ambivalence""; ""anthropology (colonial)""; ""apartheid""; ""appropriation""; ""archive (colonial)""; ""arithmetic (colonial)""; ""assimilado""; ""Chapter B""; ""barbarian/barbaric""; ""Black Atlantic""; ""black consciousness""; ""Chapter C""; ""cannibal""; ""captivity narratives""; ""Carib""; ""cartography""; ""catachresis""; ""citizenship (cultural)""; ""citizenship (ecological)""
  • ""census""""centre and margin""; ""chutneyfication""; ""colony/colonialism""; ""colonial discourse""; ""Commonwealth Literature""; ""comprador colonialism""; ""conquistador""; ""contrapuntal reading""; ""cosmopolitanism""; ""cosmopolitanism (vernacular)""; ""Creole/creolization""; ""cultural imperialism""; ""Chapter D""; ""Dalit""; ""Dark Continent""; ""decolonization""; ""dependency complex""; ""diaspora""; ""discovery""; ""dislocation/displacement""; ""double consciousness""; ""Chapter E""; ""e-Empire""; ""ecological ethnicity""; ""ecological imperialism""; ""education (colonial)""
  • ""effeminacy""""Empire â€? new figurations of""; ""Enlightenment (European)""; ""environmentalism""; ""epidermalization""; ""epistemic violence""; ""eroticization""; ""essentialism""; ""ethnicity""; ""ethnocide""; ""ethnography (colonial)""; ""ethnopsychiatry (colonial)""; ""Eurocentrism""; ""evangelicalism (colonial)""; ""exile""; ""exoticism""; ""exploitation colony""; ""exploration (colonial)""; ""Chapter F""; ""feminism (Islamic)""; ""fetish/phobia""; ""filiation/affiliation""; ""First World""; ""Fourth World""; ""Chapter G""; ""geographical morality""; ""geography""; ""globe""
  • ""globalization""""Chapter H""; ""hegemony""; ""homonationalism""; ""humanism (European)""; ""humanitarianism""; ""hybridity""; ""Chapter I""; ""imaginative geography""; ""imperialism""; ""indentured labour""; ""infantilization""; ""Chapter K""; ""kala pani ('Black Water')""; ""Chapter L""; ""lactification""; ""liminality""; ""Lusotropicalism""; ""Chapter M""; ""magical realism""; ""Manichean allegory""; ""masculinity (imperial)""; ""mestizo/a""; ""mimicry""; ""miscegenation""; ""multiculturalism""; ""Chapter N""; ""national allegory""; ""nationalism (as discourse)""; ""native""
  • ""Native Informant""""nativism""; ""Negritude""; ""neocolonialism""; ""New World""; ""Chapter O""; ""Occidentalism""; ""orality""; ""Orientalism""; ""Ornamentalism""; ""Chapter P""; ""picturesque (as colonial-imperial aesthetic)""; ""postcolonialism""; ""postcoloniality""; ""postcolony""; ""postnational""; ""primitivism""; ""provincializing""; ""Chapter R""; ""race""; ""refugee""; ""re-orientalism""; ""representation (colonial)""; ""Requerimiento""; ""reverse colonization""; ""Chapter S""; ""secularism/post-secularism""; ""settler colonialism""; ""situated knowledge""; ""slavery""
  • ""stereotyping""
Control code
PurchEBL2008059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (204 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781118781029
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Postcolonial Studies Dictionary, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Contents""; ""List of terms""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Preface""; ""Chapter A""; ""aboriginal""; ""abrogation""; ""Adivasi""; ""Afro-Europe""; ""agency""; ""alterity""; ""ambivalence""; ""anthropology (colonial)""; ""apartheid""; ""appropriation""; ""archive (colonial)""; ""arithmetic (colonial)""; ""assimilado""; ""Chapter B""; ""barbarian/barbaric""; ""Black Atlantic""; ""black consciousness""; ""Chapter C""; ""cannibal""; ""captivity narratives""; ""Carib""; ""cartography""; ""catachresis""; ""citizenship (cultural)""; ""citizenship (ecological)""
  • ""census""""centre and margin""; ""chutneyfication""; ""colony/colonialism""; ""colonial discourse""; ""Commonwealth Literature""; ""comprador colonialism""; ""conquistador""; ""contrapuntal reading""; ""cosmopolitanism""; ""cosmopolitanism (vernacular)""; ""Creole/creolization""; ""cultural imperialism""; ""Chapter D""; ""Dalit""; ""Dark Continent""; ""decolonization""; ""dependency complex""; ""diaspora""; ""discovery""; ""dislocation/displacement""; ""double consciousness""; ""Chapter E""; ""e-Empire""; ""ecological ethnicity""; ""ecological imperialism""; ""education (colonial)""
  • ""effeminacy""""Empire â€? new figurations of""; ""Enlightenment (European)""; ""environmentalism""; ""epidermalization""; ""epistemic violence""; ""eroticization""; ""essentialism""; ""ethnicity""; ""ethnocide""; ""ethnography (colonial)""; ""ethnopsychiatry (colonial)""; ""Eurocentrism""; ""evangelicalism (colonial)""; ""exile""; ""exoticism""; ""exploitation colony""; ""exploration (colonial)""; ""Chapter F""; ""feminism (Islamic)""; ""fetish/phobia""; ""filiation/affiliation""; ""First World""; ""Fourth World""; ""Chapter G""; ""geographical morality""; ""geography""; ""globe""
  • ""globalization""""Chapter H""; ""hegemony""; ""homonationalism""; ""humanism (European)""; ""humanitarianism""; ""hybridity""; ""Chapter I""; ""imaginative geography""; ""imperialism""; ""indentured labour""; ""infantilization""; ""Chapter K""; ""kala pani ('Black Water')""; ""Chapter L""; ""lactification""; ""liminality""; ""Lusotropicalism""; ""Chapter M""; ""magical realism""; ""Manichean allegory""; ""masculinity (imperial)""; ""mestizo/a""; ""mimicry""; ""miscegenation""; ""multiculturalism""; ""Chapter N""; ""national allegory""; ""nationalism (as discourse)""; ""native""
  • ""Native Informant""""nativism""; ""Negritude""; ""neocolonialism""; ""New World""; ""Chapter O""; ""Occidentalism""; ""orality""; ""Orientalism""; ""Ornamentalism""; ""Chapter P""; ""picturesque (as colonial-imperial aesthetic)""; ""postcolonialism""; ""postcoloniality""; ""postcolony""; ""postnational""; ""primitivism""; ""provincializing""; ""Chapter R""; ""race""; ""refugee""; ""re-orientalism""; ""representation (colonial)""; ""Requerimiento""; ""reverse colonization""; ""Chapter S""; ""secularism/post-secularism""; ""settler colonialism""; ""situated knowledge""; ""slavery""
  • ""stereotyping""
Control code
PurchEBL2008059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (204 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781118781029
Specific material designation
remote

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