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作者 Wesling, Meg
書名 Empire's proxy [electronic resource] : American literature and U.S. imperialism in the Philippines / Meg Wesling
出版項 New York : New York University Press, c2011. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
國際標準書號 9780814795415 (electronic bk.)
0814795412 (electronic bk.)
9780814794760 (hbk.)
0814794769 (hbk.)
9780814794777 (pbk.)
0814794777 (pbk.)
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (xii, 235 p.) : ill
系列 America and the long 19th century
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-228) and index
Introduction: educated subjects: literary production, colonial expansion, and the pedagogicalpublic sphere -- The alchemy of English: colonial state-building and the imperial origins of American literary study-- Empire's proxy: literary study as benevolent discipline -- Agents of assimilation: female authority, male domesticity, and the familial dramas of colonial tutelage -- The performance of patriotism: ironic affiliations and literary disruptions in Carlos Bulosan's America -- Conclusion: "An empire of letters": literary tradition, national sovereignty,and neocolonialism
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主題 National characteristics, American, in literature
American literature -- Filipino American authors -- History and criticism
Americans -- Philippines
Philippine literature (English)
Imperialism in literature
American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
Philippines -- Relations -- United States
United States -- Relations -- Philippines
Alt Author Project Muse
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