The Resource Indian Ocean studies : cultural, social, and political perspectives, edited by Shanti Moorthy and Ashraf Jamal

Indian Ocean studies : cultural, social, and political perspectives, edited by Shanti Moorthy and Ashraf Jamal

Label
Indian Ocean studies : cultural, social, and political perspectives
Title
Indian Ocean studies
Title remainder
cultural, social, and political perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Shanti Moorthy and Ashraf Jamal
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Famously referred to as the "cradle of globalization," the Indian Ocean has received increasing attention from scholars. However, few have examined the 'human' dimensions of the ocean. In this volume, historians, geographers, anthropologists and literary analysts each address a specific human factor in Indian Ocean exchanges
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
909/.09824
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS339.8
LC item number
.I53 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge Indian Ocean series
Series volume
6
Label
Indian Ocean studies : cultural, social, and political perspectives, edited by Shanti Moorthy and Ashraf Jamal
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: New conjunctures in maritime imaginaries / Shanti Moorthy and Ashraf Jamal -- Fabulation : flying carpets and artful politics in the Indian Ocean / Stephen Muecke -- The Indian Ocean and the making of outback Australia : an ecocultural odyssey / Haripriya Rangan and Christian Kull -- Abdulrazak Gurnah and littoral cosmopolitanism / Shanti Moorthy -- Destined to disappear without a trace : gender and the languages of creolisation in the Indian Ocean, Africa, Brazil, and the Caribbean / Fernando Rosa Ribeiro -- Commerce, circulation, and consumption : Indian Ocean communities in historical perspective / Lakshmi Subramanian -- Shared hopes, new worlds : Indians, Australians and Indonesians in the boycott of Dutch shipping, 1945-1949 / Heather Goodall -- "Signs of wonder" : the postmortem travels of Francis Xavier in the Indian Ocean world / Pamila Gupta -- Kuo Pao Kun's descendants of the eunuch admiral and the myth of modern Singapore / Susan Philip -- "That great ocean of idealism" : Calcutta, the Tagore circle, and the idea of Asia, 1900-1920 / Mark Ravinder Frost -- "Is it the same sea as back home"? : transformative complicities as traveling tropes in fictions from Sri Lanka, Mauritius, and South Africa / Miki Flockemann -- Making home on the Indian Ocean rim : relocations in South African literatures / Meg Samuelson -- A traveling science : anthropometry and colonialism in the Indian Ocean / Rochelle Pinto -- Whiteness in golden Goa : Linschoten on phenotype / Arun Saldanha -- Power and beliefs in Reunion Island / Christian Ghasarian -- Through magical flowers : tourism and Creole self-fashioning in La Reunion / David Picard -- Black bag / Ashraf Jamal -- Telling and selling on the Indian Ocean rim / Ashraf Jamal -- Post-orientalism / Stephen Muecke
Control code
ocn501312591
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 435 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415803908
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
237728
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b26586587
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)501312591
  • pebco0203867432

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