The Resource Colonial and postcolonial incarceration, edited by Graeme Harper

Colonial and postcolonial incarceration, edited by Graeme Harper

Label
Colonial and postcolonial incarceration
Title
Colonial and postcolonial incarceration
Statement of responsibility
edited by Graeme Harper
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first study to deal extensively and comparatively with capture, imprisonment and punishment in colonial and postcolonial cultures. Offering textual as well as historical analysis, each chapter focuses on a specific national or regional arena. Each also provides foundational insight into the social, economic and cultural conditions prevalent in colonial societies. Chapters, written by a wide range of international specialists, include coverage of the early modern to the contemporary period as well as coverage of cultural arenas from Europe to Asia, Australia, northern and southern Africa an
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
364.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8705
LC item number
.C65 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Colonial and postcolonial incarceration, edited by Graeme Harper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-260) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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
  • Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; CHAPTER ONE: Criminal minds and felonious nations: colonial and postcolonial incarceration; CHAPTER TWO: The circulation of bodies: slavery, maritime commerce and English captivity narratives in the early modern period; CHAPTER THREE: Captivating reading: or captivity fiction as tourist guide to a non-Aboriginal Tasmania; CHAPTER FOUR: Colonizing the mind: 'Leo Africanus' in the Renaissance and today; CHAPTER FIVE: Trading places: slave traders as slaves
  • CHAPTER SIX: Urban captivity narratives: the literature of the yellow fever epidemics of the 1790sCHAPTER SEVEN: Transglobal translations: the Eliza Fraser and Rachel Plummer captivity narratives; CHAPTER EIGHT: Body and belonging(s): property in the captivity of Mungo Park; CHAPTER NINE: Empires of light and dark: Japanese prisons and narratives of survival; CHAPTER TEN: Torture and the decolonization of French Algeria: nationalism, 'race' and violence during colonial incarceration; CHAPTE
Control code
ocn655260581
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 264 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847144058
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35725345
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)655260581
  • pebcs1281298182

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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