The Resource Paradise discourse, imperialism, and globalization : exploiting Eden, Sharae Deckard

Paradise discourse, imperialism, and globalization : exploiting Eden, Sharae Deckard

Label
Paradise discourse, imperialism, and globalization : exploiting Eden
Title
Paradise discourse, imperialism, and globalization
Title remainder
exploiting Eden
Statement of responsibility
Sharae Deckard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Analyzes authors such as Malcolm Lowry, Leonard Woolf, Juan Rulfo, Wilson Harris, Abdulrazak Gurnah, and Romesh Gunesekera to make a materialist study of the relation between paradise myths and the ideologies and economies of colonialism and neo-imperialism in literature from Mexico, Zanzibar and Sri Lanka
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810.9/001
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.P25
LC item number
D43 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures
Series volume
25
Label
Paradise discourse, imperialism, and globalization : exploiting Eden, Sharae Deckard
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-247) 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
Gold-land of "wild surmise": Mexico, colonialism, and informal imperialism -- "Perverse paradiso": Malcolm Lowry and the writing of modern Mexico -- Dark paradise, lost ophir : colonial imaginaries of East Africa -- Paradise rejected : Abdulrazak Gurnah and the Swahili world -- Taprobane, Serendib, Adam's peak : Ceylon as "paradise of Dharma" -- "Make your own Eden": violence, myth, and ecology in Romesh Gunesekera
Control code
ocn506500211
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 252 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203865170
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36987657
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)506500211
  • taylor0203865170

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