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The Resource Out of Place : Englishness, Empire, and the Locations of Identity

Out of Place : Englishness, Empire, and the Locations of Identity

Label
Out of Place : Englishness, Empire, and the Locations of Identity
Title
Out of Place
Title remainder
Englishness, Empire, and the Locations of Identity
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a 1968 speech on British immigration policy, Enoch Powell insisted that although a black man may be a British citizen, he can never be an Englishman. This book explains why such a claim was possible to advance and impossible to defend. Ian Baucom reveals how "Englishness" emerged against the institutions and experiences of the British Empire, rendering English culture subject to local determinations and global negotiations. In his view, the Empire was less a place where England exerted control than where it lost command of its own identity. Analyzing imperial crisis zones--including the Indi
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baucom, Ian
Dewey number
820.9/358
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR478.N37B38 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • Commonwealth literature (English)
  • English literature
  • Group identity in literature
  • Decolonization in literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • Colonies in literature
  • Race in literature
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • British colonies
  • Civilization
  • Colonies in literature
  • Commonwealth literature (English)
  • Decolonization in literature
  • English literature
  • Group identity in literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • Race in literature
  • England
  • English Literature
  • English
  • Languages & Literatures
Label
Out of Place : Englishness, Empire, and the Locations of Identity
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS
Control code
705527068
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823031
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705527068
Label
Out of Place : Englishness, Empire, and the Locations of Identity
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS
Control code
705527068
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823031
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705527068

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