Concept Of The Foreign / Edition 1

Concept Of The Foreign / Edition 1

by Rebecca Saunders
     
 

Drawing out literal and metaphorical meanings of 'foreignness' this wide-ranging volume offers much to scholars of postcolonial, gender, and cultural studies seeking new approaches to the study of alterity.See more details below

Overview

Drawing out literal and metaphorical meanings of 'foreignness' this wide-ranging volume offers much to scholars of postcolonial, gender, and cultural studies seeking new approaches to the study of alterity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780739104095
Publisher:
Lexington Books
Publication date:
12/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
318
Product dimensions:
0.67(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Theoretical Dialogue Chapter 2 Instability and Discipline(s) Chapter 3 Belonging, Distance Chapter 4 The Pathologized, the Improper, and the Impure Chapter 5 The Present: Temporality and Materiality Part 6 Local Manifestations Chapter 7 The Exile of Anthropology Chapter 8 Foreign Bodies: Engendering Them and Us Chapter 9 Expedition into the Zone of Error: Of Literal and Literary Foreignness and J. M. Coetzee's Waiting for the Barbarians Chapter 10 Encountering Alien Otherness Chapter 11 Xenotropism: Expatriatism in Theories of Depth Psychology and Artistic Vocation Chapter 12 War to the Death: Nativism and Independence in Latin America Chapter 13 Changing Images and Similar Dynamics: Historical Patterning of Foreignness in the Social Work Profession

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