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The Resource Anxieties of Empire and the fiction of intrigue, Yumna Siddiqi

Anxieties of Empire and the fiction of intrigue, Yumna Siddiqi

Label
Anxieties of Empire and the fiction of intrigue
Title
Anxieties of Empire and the fiction of intrigue
Statement of responsibility
Yumna Siddiqi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.809358
Index
index present
LC call number
PR861
LC item number
.S53 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Anxieties of Empire and the fiction of intrigue, Yumna Siddiqi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Colonial anxieties and the fiction of intrigue -- Imperial intrigue in an English country house -- Sherlock Holmes and "the cesspool of Empire": the return of the repressed -- The fiction of counterinsurgency -- Intermezzo: postcolonial modernity and the fiction of intrigue -- Police and postcolonial rationality in Amitav Ghosh's The circle of reason -- "Deep in blood": Roy, Rushdie, and the representation of state violence in India -- "The unhistorical dead": violence, history, and narrative in Michael Ondaatje's Anil's ghost -- Conclusion: "power smashes into private lives": cultural politics in the new Empire
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 290 p.
Isbn
9780231138086
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007006785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn377545353
Label
Anxieties of Empire and the fiction of intrigue, Yumna Siddiqi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Colonial anxieties and the fiction of intrigue -- Imperial intrigue in an English country house -- Sherlock Holmes and "the cesspool of Empire": the return of the repressed -- The fiction of counterinsurgency -- Intermezzo: postcolonial modernity and the fiction of intrigue -- Police and postcolonial rationality in Amitav Ghosh's The circle of reason -- "Deep in blood": Roy, Rushdie, and the representation of state violence in India -- "The unhistorical dead": violence, history, and narrative in Michael Ondaatje's Anil's ghost -- Conclusion: "power smashes into private lives": cultural politics in the new Empire
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 290 p.
Isbn
9780231138086
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007006785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn377545353

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