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Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index. The perspective of the world: globalization then and now / Michel-Rolf Trouillot -- Modernity and periphery: toward a global and relational analysis / Mary Louise Pratt -- Beyond dichotomies: communicative action and cultural hegemony / Emmanuel Chukwudi Eze -- Mankind's proverbial imagination: critical perspectives on human universals as a global challenge / Meineke Schipper -- Bringing history back in: of diasporas, hybridities, places, and histories / Arif Dirlik -- The romance of Africa: three narratives by African-American women / Eileen Julien -- Ethnicity as otherness in British identity politics / Robert J.C. Young -- Reincarnating immigrant biography: on migration and transmigration / Akhil Gupta -- Warped speech: the politics of global translation / Emily Apter -- National identity and immigration: American polity, nativism, and the "alien" / Ali Behdad -- Richard Wright as a specular border intellectual: the politics of identification in Black power / Abdul JanMohamed -- Beyond Dichotomies: translation/transculturation and the colonial difference / Walter D. Mignolo and Freya Schiwy -- The unforeseeable diversity of the world / Edouard Glissant.

Classification

  • LCC: D883
  • Dewey Decimal: 901

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xxv, 317 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition Info: (alk. paper)

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