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Developing Africa in the colonial imagination: European and African narrative writing of the interwar period1

Martina Kopf

in Developing Africa: Concepts and practices in twentieth-century colonialism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719091803
eISBN:
9781781706824
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091803.003.0015
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Suppose we put on a particular set of glasses and look at colonial fiction with a conceptual history of development in mind, what will we see? Can we read its traces in and through the imagination ... More


Porous Walls and Possessive Structures: British Forts and Networks of the Early Modern World

Guido Pezzarossi

in British Forts and Their Communities: Archaeological and Historical Perspectives

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780813056753
eISBN:
9780813053646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056753.003.0012
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This conclusion chapter arrays the contributions to the volume along a set of integrative themes that places the archaeology of forts and their communities in direct conversation with critical ... More


Resonances of the Raj: India in the English Musical Imagination,1897-1947

Nalini Ghuman

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199314898
eISBN:
9780199372959
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199314898.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This book examines the ramifications of the ‘intertwined and overlapping histories’ of Britain and India on English music in the last fifty years of the Raj and traces the effects of the Indo-British ... More


Eloquence Embodied: Nonverbal Communication among French and Indigenous Peoples in the Americas

Céline Carayon

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781469652627
eISBN:
9781469652641
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469652627.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Taking a fresh look at the first two centuries of French colonialism in the Americas, this book answers the long-standing question of how and how well Indigenous Americans and Europeans communicated ... More


To travel to suffer: towards a reverse anthropology of the early modern colonial body

Karel Vanhaesebrouck

in The Hurt(ful) Body: Performing and Beholding Pain, 1600-1800

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781784995164
eISBN:
9781526128249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784995164.003.0004
Subject:
History, Social History

By focusing on the way early modern plays staged these colonial encounters, this contribution will address the question of the enslaved body which functioned as a site of both cultural exoticism and ... More


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