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Paradise discourse, imperialism, and globalization: exploiting Eden 1 edition

Paradise discourse, imperialism, and globalization
Sharae Deckard

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Paradise discourse, imperialism, and globalization
exploiting Eden
by Sharae Deckard.

Published 2009 by Routledge in New York .
Written in English.

Table of 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.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures -- v. 25

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
810.9/001
Library of Congress
PN56.P25 D43 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23392426M
ISBN 10
0415997399, 0203865170
ISBN 13
9780415997393, 9780203865170
LC Control Number
2009021320

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