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Published: 30 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386773-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8677-3
...Chapter Six Indian Watchers: Colonial Imagination and Colonial Reality Aboriginal survival strategies were tenacious and often ingenious, but they did not crack the thick crust of colonial assumptions. The multiple attrac- tions of the hop fields for Aboriginal people were invisible...
Published: 18 August 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384885-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8488-5
... rogue-colonial individualism: general ∞ dyer, colonial masculinity, intentionality, and the amritsar massacre On April 13, 1919, in the Indian city of Amritsar, General Reginald Ed- ward Harry Dyer ordered his Gurkha and Baluchi soldiers to fire upon an unarmed...
Published: 18 August 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384885-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8488-5
... heroic-colonial individualism: ∂ raj nostalgia and the recuperation of colonial history The European cemeteries of the Indian sub-continent and the rest of South Asia stand apart from the rest, for they enshrine a human history that is often glorious, often tragic and...
Published: 16 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372936-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7293-6
...PART I Jamaica 1. Colonial Landscapes, Colonial Subjects Sometimes I feel I was the last colonial. I was born in 1932 into a coloured ­middle-­class family in Jamaica, still then a British colony. My first sense of the world derived from my location as a colonized subject and much of...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... section of the chapter analyzes an example from a corpus of maps produced by European cartographers in which the Caribbean is represented as the “Mexican archipelago,” to meditate about how colonial archipelagoes were imagined in the context of interimperial competition during the seventeenth and...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374312-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... This essay argues that the colonial archive provides a very heterogeneous and at times contradictory representation of Indian society that stands in contrast to its homogeneous portrayal in colonial sociology. The field of postcolonial studies has relied heavily on colonial sociology (caste and...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396376
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9637-6
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377719-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7771-9
...I COLONIAL STUDIES AND THE HISTORY OF SEXUALITY There are several possible ways to think about a colonial reading of Fou• cault. And at one level, anthropologists and historians have been doing such readings for some time. No Single analytic...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
...2  YUK HYUN KIM Fisticuffs, High Kicks, and Colonial Histories The Ambivalence of Modern Korean Identity in Postwar Narrative Comics This chapter was originally conceived as a brief history of Korean comic books between 1953 and today, focusing on how the comics reflect the...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
...9  UNGJ HWAN CHEON Translated by Jessica Likens Bend It Like a Man of Chosun Sports Nationalism and Colonial Modernity of 1936 FOREWORD This text was originally written not in thesis form but in a storytelling method of writing and is a part of a larger book published in Korea...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... II Colonial Settlement, Slavery, and Peonage In 1652 the European employees of the Dutch East India Company who formed a small refreshment station for ships at the southern tip of Africa, now Cape Town, had no intention of conquering...
Published: 11 August 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395737-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9573-7
... ChAptER 1 tHe coloNiAl relAtioN new world drAmA And the coloniAl relAtion In the simplest terms, the “colonial relation” refers to the connection between the...
Published: 23 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395010-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9501-0
...| chapter two | ON THE INTERNAL BORDER Colonial Di√erence and the Locations of Underdevelopment n 1962, the recently established Peace Corps announced plans for Ian intensive field training initiative that would acclimatize the agen- cy’s growing number of...
Published: 16 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395072-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9507-2
...chapter one Rethinking Amerindian Resistance and Persistence in Colonial Portuguese America John MonteIro During his “Philosophical Journey” through Amazonia in the 1780s, Alex- andre Rodrigues Ferreira spent time in Monte Alegre and Santarém, Indian towns noted for their...
Published: 02 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395584-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9558-4
... § 2 £ A ZULU KING TOO STRONG TO LOVE, A COLONIAL STATE TOO WEAK TO HATE, 1838–1879 The European conquest of Natal proceeded in three stages. First, F in 1824, a small group of mainly British traders established a small trading...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396376-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9637-6
... 7 "SUNLIGHT SOAP HAS CHANGED MY LIFE": HYGIENE, COMMODIFICATION, AND THE BODY IN COLONIAL ZIMBABWE Timothy Burke T Before European influence . . . natives lived more or...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396376-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9637-6
... 8 BODIES AND FLAGS: THE REPRESENTATION OF HERERO IDENTITY IN COLONIAL NAMIBIA Hildi Hendrickson T Introduction Some Herero people in Namibia...
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383222-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8322-2
... / sheet 337 of 530 Tseng 2001.11.30 15:51 CHAPTER 12 Blood/Kinship, Governmentality, and Cultures of Order in Colonial Africa Melbourne Tapper 6489 Franklin / RELATIVE VALUES / sheet 339 of 530...
Published: 29 April 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384656-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8465-6
...2. Simians, Savages, Skulls, and Sex Science and Colonial Militarism in Nineteenth-Century South Africa Zine Magubane In a provocative turn of phrase, Frederick Cooper and Ann Stoler (1997: 5) have christened the colonies ‘‘laboratories of modernity The image of a laboratory is...
Published: 29 June 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382393-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8239-3
...Stephanie Oroonoko's Gendered Economies of Athey and Honor/Horror: Reframing Colonial Daniel Discourse Studies in the Americas Cooper Alarcon Like the colonized country itself, the women, both African and European, become...