Colonialism and Culture

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Provides new and important perspectives on the complex character of colonial history.
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Provides new and important perspectives on the complex character of colonial history.
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Table of Contents

Introduction: Colonialism and Culture 1
Camoes, Hakluyt, and the Voyages of Two Nations 27
Confession, Conversion, and Reciprocity in Early Tagalog Colonial Society 65
From Avoidance to Confrontation: Peasant Protest in Precolonial and Colonial Southeast Asia 89
Comment 127
Culture of Terror - Space of Death: Roger Casement's Putumayo Report and the Explanation of Torture 135
From Little King to Landlord: Colonial Discourse and Colonial Rule 175
Colonizing Time: Work Rhythms and Labor Conflict in Colonial Mombasa 209
India's Development Regime 247
Orientalism and the Exhibitionary Order 289
Rethinking Colonial Categories: European Communities and the Boundaries of Rule 319
Writing Post-Orientalist Histories of the Third World: Indian Historiography Is Good to Think 353
Contributors 389
Index 391
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