The Resource African, American and European trajectories of modernity : past oppression, future justice?, edited by Peter Wagner, (electronic resource)

African, American and European trajectories of modernity : past oppression, future justice?, edited by Peter Wagner, (electronic resource)

Label
African, American and European trajectories of modernity : past oppression, future justice?
Title
African, American and European trajectories of modernity
Title remainder
past oppression, future justice?
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Wagner
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
African, American and European Trajectories of Modernity asks why, from some moment onwards, 'Europe' and 'the rest of the world' entered into a particular relationship: one of domination, conceived as a kind of superiority and as an 'advance'
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
327.4
Index
index present
LC call number
CB430
LC item number
.A36 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Annual of European and global studies
Label
African, American and European trajectories of modernity : past oppression, future justice?, edited by Peter Wagner, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; African, American and European Trajectories of Modernity; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; Introduction; Part I Reconstructing the History of Atlantic Modernity; 1 The American Divergence, the Modern Western World and the Paradigmatisation of History ; 2 The Limits of Recognition: History, Otherness and Autonomy; 3 On Being in Time: Modern African Elites and the Historical Challenge to Claims for Alternative and Multiple Modernities; 4 The Sublime Dignity of the Dictator:1 Republicanism and the Return of Dictatorship in Political Modernity
  • 5 The Luso-Brazilian Enlightenment: Between Reform and RevolutionPart II Comparing Trajectories of Modernity in the South; 6 Inconsistencies between Social-democratic Discourses and Neo-liberal Institutional Development in Chile and South Africa: a Comparative Analysis of the Post-authoritarian Periods; 7 HIV/AIDS Policies and Modernity in Brazil and South Africa: a Comparative Critical Analysis; 8 Land and Restitution in Comparative Perspective: Analysing the Evidence of Right to Land for Black Rural ommunities in Brazil and South Africa
  • Part III Claims for Justice in the History of Modernity and in its Present9 An Unsettled Past as a Political Resource; 10 Injustice at Both Ends: Pre- and Post-apartheid Literary Approaches to Injustice, Sentiment and Humanism in the Work of C. Louis Leipoldt, Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela and the Film Invictus; 11 The Student Movement in Chile 2011-12: Rearming the Critique of Capitalism ; 12 Indignation and Claims for Economic Sovereignty in Europe and the Americas: Renewing the Project of Control over Production; Notes on the Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn919015250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781474400411
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt13z6p6f
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.b33413150
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)919015250
  • pebc1474400418

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