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The Resource The anatomy of blackness : science & slavery in an age of Enlightenment, Andrew S. Curran

The anatomy of blackness : science & slavery in an age of Enlightenment, Andrew S. Curran

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The anatomy of blackness : science & slavery in an age of Enlightenment
Title
The anatomy of blackness
Title remainder
science & slavery in an age of Enlightenment
Statement of responsibility
Andrew S. Curran
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curran, Andrew S
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French literature
  • Blacks
  • Travel writing
  • Blacks in literature
  • Africa
Label
The anatomy of blackness : science & slavery in an age of Enlightenment, Andrew S. Curran
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-293) 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: Tissue samples in the land of conjecture -- Paper trails: writing the African, 1450-1750 -- Sameness and science, 1730-1750 -- The problem of difference: philosophes and the processing of African "ethnography, " 1750-1755 -- The natural history of slavery, 1770-1802 -- Coda: black Africans and the enlightenment legacy
Control code
FIEb17197387
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 310 pages
Isbn
9781421401508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • FIE
  • (OCoLC)690904694
Label
The anatomy of blackness : science & slavery in an age of Enlightenment, Andrew S. Curran
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-293) 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: Tissue samples in the land of conjecture -- Paper trails: writing the African, 1450-1750 -- Sameness and science, 1730-1750 -- The problem of difference: philosophes and the processing of African "ethnography, " 1750-1755 -- The natural history of slavery, 1770-1802 -- Coda: black Africans and the enlightenment legacy
Control code
FIEb17197387
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 310 pages
Isbn
9781421401508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • FIE
  • (OCoLC)690904694

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