Record:   Prev Next
作者 Chandra, Shefali, 1973-
書名 The sexual life of English : languages of caste and desire in colonial India / Shefali Chandra
出版項 Durham : Duke University Press, 2012
國際標準書號 9780822352600 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822352273 (pbk. : alk. paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  420.954 C3618 2012    在架上  -  30500101444993
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  PE3502.I6 C456 2012    在架上    30530001097211
說明 275 p. ; 25 cm
系列 Next wave
Next wave
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-266) and index
Learning gender, knowing English : an introduction -- "The prudent and cautious engrafting of English upon our female population" : pedagogy and performativity -- "The language of the bedroom" : mimicry, masculinity, and the sexual power of English -- "A new generation of hipless and breastless women ... to the forefront in Europe and America" : literature, social class, and the wider world of English -- "I shall read pretty English stories to my mother and translate them into Marathi for her" : widowhood, virtue, and the secularization of caste -- "Why had I ever begun to learn English?" : desire, labor, and the transregional orientation of caste -- "Dosebai Jessawalla and the "march of advancement in the face of obloquy" -- Epilogue : "I am an Indian. I have no language" : Parvatibai Athavale and the limits to English
主題 English language -- Social aspects -- India
English language -- India -- History
Women -- Education -- India -- History
English language -- Study and teaching -- India -- History
Language and sex -- India
India -- Languages -- Social aspects
Record:   Prev Next