The Resource Race : the history of an idea in America, Thomas F. Gossett

Race : the history of an idea in America, Thomas F. Gossett

Label
Race : the history of an idea in America
Title
Race
Title remainder
the history of an idea in America
Statement of responsibility
Thomas F. Gossett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When Tom Gosset's Race: The History of an Idea in America appeared more than a generation ago, it explored the impact of race theory on literature in a way that anticipated the entire current scholarly discourse on the subject. Though it has gone out of print, it has never been rendered obsolete. Its reprinting is a boon to younger scholars in particular who are unfamiliar with its rich presentation of fact and its clear, efficient analysis, from which so much later theorizing has developed. With a new afterword by and about the author, and an introduction by series editors Arnold Rampersad an
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
G6 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Race and American culture
Label
Race : the history of an idea in America, Thomas F. Gossett
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 503-510) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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
  • ch. 5
  • The Teutonic origins theory
  • ch. 6
  • The Study of language and literature
  • ch. 7
  • Race and social Darwinism
  • ch. 8
  • The Social gospel and race
  • ch. 9
  • Literary naturalism and race
  • ch. 1
  • ch. 10
  • The Indian in the nineteenth century
  • ch. 11
  • The Status of the Negro: 1865-1915
  • ch. 12 Anti-immigration agitation: 1865-1915
  • ch. 13
  • Imperialism and the Anglo-Saxon
  • ch. 14 World War I and racism
  • ch. 15
  • Racism in the 1920s
  • Early race theories
  • ch. 16
  • The Scientific revolt against racism
  • ch. 17
  • The Battle against prejudice
  • ch. 2
  • England's American colonies and race theories
  • ch. 3
  • Eighteenth- century anthropology
  • ch. 4
  • Nineteenth-century anthropology
Control code
ocm62352695
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
New ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 520 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423740698
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
90d4d5d8-0746-4a1b-b882-50cd11ca0e1d
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24262626
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62352695
  • pebcs0195097777

Library Locations

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