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The Resource Dark trophies : hunting and the enemy body in modern war, Simon Harrison

Dark trophies : hunting and the enemy body in modern war, Simon Harrison

Label
Dark trophies : hunting and the enemy body in modern war
Title
Dark trophies
Title remainder
hunting and the enemy body in modern war
Statement of responsibility
Simon Harrison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harrison, Simon
Dewey number
355.02074
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military trophies
  • Military history, Modern
Label
Dark trophies : hunting and the enemy body in modern war, Simon Harrison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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: dark trophies of enlightened war -- Schemas and metaphors -- Hunting and war: the European history of a metaphor -- Bodies and class in the Age of Revolution -- The European enlightenment and the origins of scalping -- Skulls and science -- The collecting expedition as a magical quest -- Skulls and scientific collecting in the Victorian military -- From hero to specimen: phrenology, craniology and the Indian skull -- Ethnology, race and trophy-hunting in the American Civil War -- Museums and lynchings: bodies and the exhibition of order -- Savages on the frontiers of Europe -- Skull trophies of the Pacific War -- Transgressive objects of remembrance -- The colonial manhunt and the body parts of bandits: hunting schemas in British counter-insurgency -- Kinship and the enemy body in the Vietnam War -- Returning memories -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17118475
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 233 pages
Isbn
9780857454980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)759050061
Label
Dark trophies : hunting and the enemy body in modern war, Simon Harrison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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: dark trophies of enlightened war -- Schemas and metaphors -- Hunting and war: the European history of a metaphor -- Bodies and class in the Age of Revolution -- The European enlightenment and the origins of scalping -- Skulls and science -- The collecting expedition as a magical quest -- Skulls and scientific collecting in the Victorian military -- From hero to specimen: phrenology, craniology and the Indian skull -- Ethnology, race and trophy-hunting in the American Civil War -- Museums and lynchings: bodies and the exhibition of order -- Savages on the frontiers of Europe -- Skull trophies of the Pacific War -- Transgressive objects of remembrance -- The colonial manhunt and the body parts of bandits: hunting schemas in British counter-insurgency -- Kinship and the enemy body in the Vietnam War -- Returning memories -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17118475
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 233 pages
Isbn
9780857454980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)759050061

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