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The Resource Neo-imperialism in children's literature about Africa : a study of contemporary fiction, Yulisa Amadu Maddy and Donnarae MacCann

Neo-imperialism in children's literature about Africa : a study of contemporary fiction, Yulisa Amadu Maddy and Donnarae MacCann

Label
Neo-imperialism in children's literature about Africa : a study of contemporary fiction
Title
Neo-imperialism in children's literature about Africa
Title remainder
a study of contemporary fiction
Statement of responsibility
Yulisa Amadu Maddy and Donnarae MacCann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1936-2014
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Maddy, Yulisa Amadu
Dewey number
809.3/93586
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1009.5.A47
LC item number
M34 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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MacCann, Donnarae
Series statement
Children's literature and culture
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  • Children's stories
  • Africa
  • Africans in literature
  • Racism in literature
  • Jeugdliteratuur
  • Imperialisme
  • Neokolonialisme
  • Rassendiscriminatie
  • Afrika
  • Kinderliteratur
  • Neokolonialismus
  • Afrikabild
  • Englisch
Label
Neo-imperialism in children's literature about Africa : a study of contemporary fiction, Yulisa Amadu Maddy and Donnarae MacCann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-168) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part I: Background. "Darkest Africa": a persistent Western fantasy ; Feminism in Africa: complexities and activism ; Institutional racism -- Part II: Neo-imperialist stories, 1994-2008. Eurocentric feminism in The shadows of Ghadames and Our secret, Siri Aang ; White supremacy in Isabel Allende's Forest of the pygmies ; Anti-African themes in "liberal" young adult novels ; Crime and crime syndicates in Many stones and Zulu dog ; "Doomed races" in Elana Bregin's "Ella's dunes" ; Disease and the "darkest Africa" myth: novels about AIDS and smallpox ; When the West talks to itself: ethnocentricity in Nancy Farmer's "African" novels ; Child soldiers and survivors in Chanda's wars -- Part III: Rewarding the best. Out of bounds and the legacy of South African child martyrs -- Epilogue
Control code
231031916
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 175 pages
Isbn
9780415993906
Lccn
2008023900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)231031916
Label
Neo-imperialism in children's literature about Africa : a study of contemporary fiction, Yulisa Amadu Maddy and Donnarae MacCann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-168) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part I: Background. "Darkest Africa": a persistent Western fantasy ; Feminism in Africa: complexities and activism ; Institutional racism -- Part II: Neo-imperialist stories, 1994-2008. Eurocentric feminism in The shadows of Ghadames and Our secret, Siri Aang ; White supremacy in Isabel Allende's Forest of the pygmies ; Anti-African themes in "liberal" young adult novels ; Crime and crime syndicates in Many stones and Zulu dog ; "Doomed races" in Elana Bregin's "Ella's dunes" ; Disease and the "darkest Africa" myth: novels about AIDS and smallpox ; When the West talks to itself: ethnocentricity in Nancy Farmer's "African" novels ; Child soldiers and survivors in Chanda's wars -- Part III: Rewarding the best. Out of bounds and the legacy of South African child martyrs -- Epilogue
Control code
231031916
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 175 pages
Isbn
9780415993906
Lccn
2008023900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)231031916

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