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The Resource A place in the sun : Africa in Italian colonial culture from post-unification to the present, edited by Patrizia Palumbo

A place in the sun : Africa in Italian colonial culture from post-unification to the present, edited by Patrizia Palumbo

Label
A place in the sun : Africa in Italian colonial culture from post-unification to the present
Title
A place in the sun
Title remainder
Africa in Italian colonial culture from post-unification to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patrizia Palumbo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Given the centrality of Africa to Italy's national identity, a thorough study of Italian colonial history and culture has been long overdue. Two important developments, the growth of postcolonial studies and the controversy surrounding immigration from Africa to the Italian peninsula, have made it clear that the discussion of Italy's colonial past is essential to any understanding of the history and construction of the nation
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
303.48/24506
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT35
LC item number
.P56 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Palumbo, Patrizia
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  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Africa
  • Popular culture
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • International relations
  • Italian colonies
  • Popular culture
  • Africa
  • Italy
Label
A place in the sun : Africa in Italian colonial culture from post-unification to the present, edited by Patrizia Palumbo
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The myths, suppressions, denials, and defaults of Italian colonialism / Angelo Del Boca -- Studies and research on Fascist colonialism, 1922-1935 : reflections on the state of the art / Nicola Labanca -- Italian anthropology and the Africans : the early colonial period / Barbara Sòrgoni -- The construction of racial hierarchies in colonial Eritrea : the liberal and early Fascist period (1897-1934) / Giulia Barrera -- Gifts, sex, and guns : nineteenth-century Italian explorers in Africa / Cristina Lombardi-Diop -- Incorporating the exotic : from futurist excess to postmodern impasse / Cinzia Sartini-Blum -- Alexandria revisited : colonialism and the Egyptian works of Enrico Pea and Giuseppe Ungaretti -- Mass-mediated fantasies of feminine conquest, 1930-1940 / Robin Pickering-Iazzi -- Orphans for the empire : colonial propaganda and children's literature during the Imperial era / Patrizia Palumbo -- Colonial autism : whitened heroes, auditory rhetoric, and national identity in interwar Italian cinema / Giorgio Bertellini -- Black shirts/Black skins : Fascist Italy's colonial anxieties and Lo squadrone bianco / Cecilia Boggio -- Empty spaces : decolonization in Italy / Karen Pinkus
Control code
55848048
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597348089
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780520232327
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55848048
Label
A place in the sun : Africa in Italian colonial culture from post-unification to the present, edited by Patrizia Palumbo
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The myths, suppressions, denials, and defaults of Italian colonialism / Angelo Del Boca -- Studies and research on Fascist colonialism, 1922-1935 : reflections on the state of the art / Nicola Labanca -- Italian anthropology and the Africans : the early colonial period / Barbara Sòrgoni -- The construction of racial hierarchies in colonial Eritrea : the liberal and early Fascist period (1897-1934) / Giulia Barrera -- Gifts, sex, and guns : nineteenth-century Italian explorers in Africa / Cristina Lombardi-Diop -- Incorporating the exotic : from futurist excess to postmodern impasse / Cinzia Sartini-Blum -- Alexandria revisited : colonialism and the Egyptian works of Enrico Pea and Giuseppe Ungaretti -- Mass-mediated fantasies of feminine conquest, 1930-1940 / Robin Pickering-Iazzi -- Orphans for the empire : colonial propaganda and children's literature during the Imperial era / Patrizia Palumbo -- Colonial autism : whitened heroes, auditory rhetoric, and national identity in interwar Italian cinema / Giorgio Bertellini -- Black shirts/Black skins : Fascist Italy's colonial anxieties and Lo squadrone bianco / Cecilia Boggio -- Empty spaces : decolonization in Italy / Karen Pinkus
Control code
55848048
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597348089
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780520232327
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)55848048

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