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The Resource Racism in the Modern World : Historical Perspectives on Cultural Transfer and Adaptation, (electronic resource)

Racism in the Modern World : Historical Perspectives on Cultural Transfer and Adaptation, (electronic resource)

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Racism in the Modern World : Historical Perspectives on Cultural Transfer and Adaptation
Title
Racism in the Modern World
Title remainder
Historical Perspectives on Cultural Transfer and Adaptation
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Language
eng
Summary
Emphasizing the global nature of racism, this volume brings together historians from various regional specializations to explore this phenomenon from comparative and transnational perspectives. The essays shed light on how racial ideologies and practices developed, changed, and spread in Europe, Asia, the Near East, Australia, and Africa, focusing on processes of transfer, exchange, appropriation, and adaptation. To what extent, for example, were racial beliefs of Western origin? Did similar belief systems emerge in non-Western societies independently of Western influence? And how did these so
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AU-PeEL
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1959-
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Berg, Manfred
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dictionaries
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Wendt, Simon
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ProQuest Ebook Central
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  • Racism
  • Racism
  • Social sciences
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Racism in the Modern World : Historical Perspectives on Cultural Transfer and Adaptation, (electronic resource)
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http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=710975
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier.
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Racism in the Modern World; Contents; Introduction: Racism in the Modern World: Historical Perspectives on Cultural Transfer and Adaptation: Manfred Berg and Simon Wendt; Chapter 1: The Racialization of the Globe: Historical Perspectives: Frank Dikötter; Chapter 2: How Racism Arose in Europe and Why It Did Not in the Near East: Benjamin Braude; Chapter 3: Culture's Shadow: "Race" and Postnational Belonging in the Twentieth Century: Christian Geulen; Chapter 4: Racism and Genocide: Boris Barth; Chapter 5: Slavery and Racism in Nineteenth-Century Cuba: Michael Zeuske
  • Chapter 6: Toward a Transnational History of Racism: Wilhelm Marr and the Interrelationships between Colonial Racism and German Anti-Semitism: Claudia BrunsChapter 7: Transatlantic Anthropological Dialogue and "the Other": Felix von Luschan's Research in America, 1914-1915: John David Smith; Chapter 8: Transits of Race: Empire and Difference in Philippine-American Colonial History: Paul A. Kramer; Chapter 9: Interrogating Caste and Race in South Asia: Gita Dharampal-Frick and Katja Götzen
  • Chapter 10: The Making of a "Ruling Race": Defining and Defending Whiteness in Colonial India: Harald Fischer-TinéChapter 11: Glocalizing "Race" in China: Concepts and Contingencies at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: Gotelind Mu ̈ller; Chapter 12: Race without Supremacy: On Racism in the Political Discourse of Late Meiji Japan, 1890-1912: Urs Matthias Zachmann; Chapter 13: Hendrik Verwoerd's Long March to Apartheid: Nationalism and Racism in South Africa: Christoph Marx
  • Chapter 14: The "Right Kind of White People": Reproducing Whiteness in the United States and Australia, 1780s-1930s: Gregory D. SmithersChapter 15: Race and Indigeneity in Contemporary Australia: A. Dirk Moses; Notes on Contributors; Select Bibliography; Index;
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u367807
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unknown
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1 online resource (384 pages)
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electronic
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Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
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9780857450777
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computer
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rdamedia.
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c
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remote
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  • EBL710975
  • (OCoLC)727649487
Label
Racism in the Modern World : Historical Perspectives on Cultural Transfer and Adaptation, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=710975
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
  • Racism in the Modern World; Contents; Introduction: Racism in the Modern World: Historical Perspectives on Cultural Transfer and Adaptation: Manfred Berg and Simon Wendt; Chapter 1: The Racialization of the Globe: Historical Perspectives: Frank Dikötter; Chapter 2: How Racism Arose in Europe and Why It Did Not in the Near East: Benjamin Braude; Chapter 3: Culture's Shadow: "Race" and Postnational Belonging in the Twentieth Century: Christian Geulen; Chapter 4: Racism and Genocide: Boris Barth; Chapter 5: Slavery and Racism in Nineteenth-Century Cuba: Michael Zeuske
  • Chapter 6: Toward a Transnational History of Racism: Wilhelm Marr and the Interrelationships between Colonial Racism and German Anti-Semitism: Claudia BrunsChapter 7: Transatlantic Anthropological Dialogue and "the Other": Felix von Luschan's Research in America, 1914-1915: John David Smith; Chapter 8: Transits of Race: Empire and Difference in Philippine-American Colonial History: Paul A. Kramer; Chapter 9: Interrogating Caste and Race in South Asia: Gita Dharampal-Frick and Katja Götzen
  • Chapter 10: The Making of a "Ruling Race": Defining and Defending Whiteness in Colonial India: Harald Fischer-TinéChapter 11: Glocalizing "Race" in China: Concepts and Contingencies at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: Gotelind Mu ̈ller; Chapter 12: Race without Supremacy: On Racism in the Political Discourse of Late Meiji Japan, 1890-1912: Urs Matthias Zachmann; Chapter 13: Hendrik Verwoerd's Long March to Apartheid: Nationalism and Racism in South Africa: Christoph Marx
  • Chapter 14: The "Right Kind of White People": Reproducing Whiteness in the United States and Australia, 1780s-1930s: Gregory D. SmithersChapter 15: Race and Indigeneity in Contemporary Australia: A. Dirk Moses; Notes on Contributors; Select Bibliography; Index;
Control code
u367807
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (384 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780857450777
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL710975
  • (OCoLC)727649487

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