An Intellectual History Of The Caribbean
  • An Intellectual History Of The Caribbean
  • An Intellectual History Of The Caribbean

An Intellectual History Of The Caribbean

by Silvio Torres-Saillant
     
 

ISBN-10: 140396677X

ISBN-13: 9781403966773

Pub. Date: 01/01/2006

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This is first intellectual history of the Caribbean written by a top Caribbean studies scholar. The book examines both the work of natives of the region as well as texts interpretive of the region produced by Western authors. Stressing the experimental and cultural particularity of the Caribbean, the study considers major questions in the field.  See more details below

Overview

This is first intellectual history of the Caribbean written by a top Caribbean studies scholar. The book examines both the work of natives of the region as well as texts interpretive of the region produced by Western authors. Stressing the experimental and cultural particularity of the Caribbean, the study considers major questions in the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403966773
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
01/01/2006
Series:
New Directions in Latino American Culture Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Caribbean Unity in Nature, in History, in Defeat Colonial Migration and Theoric Awakening: An Antillean's Voyage of Discovery The Neverending History: Western Discursive Siege Caliban's Betrayal: Failed Heroes, Memory Remade, New Ways to Hope Epilogue: A Century of Caribbean Diaspora

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