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The Resource "Tackling the morality of history" : ethics and storytelling in the works of Amitav Ghosh, Julia Hoydis

"Tackling the morality of history" : ethics and storytelling in the works of Amitav Ghosh, Julia Hoydis

Label
"Tackling the morality of history" : ethics and storytelling in the works of Amitav Ghosh
Title
"Tackling the morality of history"
Title remainder
ethics and storytelling in the works of Amitav Ghosh
Statement of responsibility
Julia Hoydis
Title variation
Ethics and storytelling in the works of Amitav Ghosh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
OHX
Degree
doctoral
Dissertation year
2010
Granting institution
Universität, Köln
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PE25
  • PR9499.3.G536
LC item number
  • .A5 no.414
  • Z785 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Anglistische Forschungen
Series volume
Bd. 414
Label
"Tackling the morality of history" : ethics and storytelling in the works of Amitav Ghosh, Julia Hoydis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. Context and theoretical framework. The ethics of historiography. From "People with no history" to "Midnight's grandchildren": Ghosh in the context of contemporary Indian fiction in English -- Writing from/about elsewhere: cosmopolitanism and travel -- Networks, translations, hybrids: the other history of science and empire -- Counter-culture/history: memory, perception and imagination -- Networks, translations, hybrids: the other history of science and empire -- Counter-culture/history: memory, perception, imagination -- Facing the literary other. The ethics of deconstruction -- Post-postcolonial and post-postmodernism? Globalization and planetary transmodernity -- Towards a dialogic ethics of alterity -- Contexture and calibrations: interdisciplinary readings for the ethical -- pt. 2. The novels. The ethics of research: deconstructing concepts/writing alternative (hi)stories. The circle of reason: challenging 'modern' myths -- The Calcutta Chromosome: the ethics of knowledge -- In an antique land: the ethics of travel and imagination -- The ethics of memory: 'Remembering the stories we haven't writtin'/telling 'forgotten' stories. The shadow lines: the ethics of remembrance and nostalgia -- The glass palace: the ethics of perception -- The hungry tide: the ethics of transformation and translation-- Conclusion and outlook: Sea of poppies
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
375 p.
Isbn
9783825358440
Isbn Type
(hd.bd.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn711039053
  • (OCoLC)ocn729455200
Label
"Tackling the morality of history" : ethics and storytelling in the works of Amitav Ghosh, Julia Hoydis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. Context and theoretical framework. The ethics of historiography. From "People with no history" to "Midnight's grandchildren": Ghosh in the context of contemporary Indian fiction in English -- Writing from/about elsewhere: cosmopolitanism and travel -- Networks, translations, hybrids: the other history of science and empire -- Counter-culture/history: memory, perception and imagination -- Networks, translations, hybrids: the other history of science and empire -- Counter-culture/history: memory, perception, imagination -- Facing the literary other. The ethics of deconstruction -- Post-postcolonial and post-postmodernism? Globalization and planetary transmodernity -- Towards a dialogic ethics of alterity -- Contexture and calibrations: interdisciplinary readings for the ethical -- pt. 2. The novels. The ethics of research: deconstructing concepts/writing alternative (hi)stories. The circle of reason: challenging 'modern' myths -- The Calcutta Chromosome: the ethics of knowledge -- In an antique land: the ethics of travel and imagination -- The ethics of memory: 'Remembering the stories we haven't writtin'/telling 'forgotten' stories. The shadow lines: the ethics of remembrance and nostalgia -- The glass palace: the ethics of perception -- The hungry tide: the ethics of transformation and translation-- Conclusion and outlook: Sea of poppies
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
375 p.
Isbn
9783825358440
Isbn Type
(hd.bd.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn711039053
  • (OCoLC)ocn729455200

Library Locations

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