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Imperial eyes

Mary Louise Pratt

Imperial eyes

travel writing and transculturation

by Mary Louise Pratt

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Imperialism.,
  • European prose literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Europe -- Relations -- Latin America.,
  • Europe -- Relations -- Africa.,
  • Latin America -- Relations -- Europe.,
  • Africa -- Relations -- Europe.,
  • Latin America -- Description and travel.,
  • Africa -- Description and travel.,
  • Latin America -- Historiography.,
  • Africa -- Historiography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMary Louise Pratt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD34.L29 P73 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17991734M
    ISBN 109780415438162, 9780415438179
    LC Control Number2007024479

    In Chinese Law in Imperial Eyes, Li Chen provides a richly textured analysis of these related issues and their intersection with law, culture, and politics in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Using a wide array of sources, Chen's study focuses on the power dynamics of Sino-Western relations during the formative century before the First. I will try to analyze this rhetoric by using the theoretical guidelines proposed by David Spurr in his book The Rhetoric of Empire: Colonial Discourse in Journalism, Travel Writing and Imperial administration and Mary Louise Pratt in Imperial Eyes: Travel Writing and Transculturation.

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    In a study of genre and as a critique of ideology, Imperial Eyes examines how travel books by Europeans create the domestic subject of European imperialism. Excerpt This book began in a course on travel writing and European expansion that my colleague Rina Benmayor and I taught together at Stanford University in the years (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary America and Africa in relation to the political and economic expansion of Europe, this long-awaited second edition of "Imperial Eyes": is updated throughout, including a new preface, an updated introduction and a postscript reflecting critically on the category of the 'postcolonial' and how it has changed.


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Studies in colonial and exploration discourse have identified the enormous significance of travel writing as an ideological apparatus of Empire.

The study of travel writing has, however, tended to remain either naively celebratory, or dismissive, treating texts as symptoms of imperial ideologies. Imperial Eyes explores European travel and.

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