The Resource The poetics of colonization : from city to text in archaic Greece, Carol Dougherty, (electronic book)

The poetics of colonization : from city to text in archaic Greece, Carol Dougherty, (electronic book)

Label
The poetics of colonization : from city to text in archaic Greece
Title
The poetics of colonization
Title remainder
from city to text in archaic Greece
Statement of responsibility
Carol Dougherty
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tales of archaic Greek city foundations continue to be told and retold long after the colonies themselves were settled, and this book explores how the ancient Greeks constructed their memory of founding new cities overseas. Greek stories about colonizing Sicily or the Black Sea in the seventh century B.C.E. are no more transparent, no less culturally constructed than nineteenth-century British tales of empire in India or Africa; they are every bit as much about power, language, and cultural appropriation. This book brings anthropological and literary theory to bear on the narratives that later
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dougherty, Carol
Dewey number
880.9/321732
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PA3009
LC item number
.D68 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life in literature
  • Colonies in literature
  • Greek literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • Literature and history
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Poetics
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Greece
Label
The poetics of colonization : from city to text in archaic Greece, Carol Dougherty, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-200) and indexes
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
Control code
ebr10279459
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 209 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The poetics of colonization : from city to text in archaic Greece, Carol Dougherty, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-200) and indexes
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
Control code
ebr10279459
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 209 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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