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Habsburg Peru: Images, Imagination and Memory

Peter T. Bradley and David Cahill

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239147
eISBN:
9781846313264
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313264
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

The reception of the ‘discovery’, conquest, and colonisation of Spanish America spawned a rich imaginative literature. The case studies presented in this book represent two distinct types of ... More


Republic or Empire? Beginning of Politics on the American End and the European

Manfred Henningsen

in Varieties of World-Making: Beyond Globalization

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846310195
eISBN:
9781781380857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314346.002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter considers a possible inversion of the North American and the European ways of world–making. The US began as a federated republic at a time when Europeans created nation states that often ... More


Imperial Emotions: Cultural Responses to Myths of Empire in Fin-de-Siecle Spain

Javier Krauel

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319761
eISBN:
9781781380963
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319761.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Imperial Emotions: Cultural Responses to Myths of Empire in Fin-de-Siècle Spain reconsiders debates about historical memory from the perspective of the theory of emotions. Its main claim is that the ... More


American Travel and Empire

David Seed

Susan Castillo (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311802
eISBN:
9781846315084
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846315084
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

In this collection, leading scholars in the field examine the interfaces between narratives of travel and of empire. The term ‘American’, used here in the hemispheric sense, and ‘American travel ... More


Conclusion: Toward an Ethics of Imperial Emotions

Javier Krauel

in Imperial Emotions: Cultural Responses to Myths of Empire in Fin-de-Siecle Spain

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319761
eISBN:
9781781380963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319761.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

The Conclusion, “Toward an Ethics of Imperial Emotions,” is divided into two sections. The first section offers a brief examination of the emotional dimension of imperial myths in the 1920s, 1930s, ... More


Business History in Colombia

Carlos Dávila

in Business History in Latin America: The Experience of Seven Countries

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237235
eISBN:
9781846312700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312700.007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter deals with the study of business history in Columbia. It presents a survey of the literature on Colombian business history. It explores the number of studies concerning specific aspects ... More


The Bat and the Beetle

Tim Youngs

in Beastly Journeys: Travel and Transformation at the fin de siecle

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319587
eISBN:
9781781380895
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319587.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter examines Bram Stoker’s Dracula and Richard Marsh’s The Beetle, both from 1897. It reads them both as examples of reverse colonisation and draws a connection betwen the titular ... More


Disease and Colonial Enclaves

in Contagion and Enclaves: Tropical Medicine in Colonial India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318290
eISBN:
9781846317835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317835.001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

From the eighteenth to the twentieth century, the practices of colonialism in the tropical world were informed by the epistemologies and therapeutics of Western science and medicine. In their ... More


Introduction

Rosemary Chapman

in What is Québécois Literature?: Reflections on the Literary History of Francophone Writing in Canada

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319730
eISBN:
9781781381090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319730.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

The first part of the Introduction discusses the nature and function of literary history, its underlying assumptions, its various narratives and its component parts. In particular it considers the ... More


Chronology

Rosemary Chapman

in What is Québécois Literature?: Reflections on the Literary History of Francophone Writing in Canada

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319730
eISBN:
9781781381090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319730.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chronology of key literary publications and events documents the history of francophone literature in Canada from 11000 Bbc, when the earliest records of Bluefish Cave people in Yukon were ... More


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