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Author Michaelsen, Scott
Title Border Theory : The Limits of Cultural Politics
Imprint Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 1997
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Border Secrets: An Introduction -- I. The Borderlands -- ONE: Reflections on Border Theory, Culture, and the Nation -- TWO: In the Borderlands of Chicano Identity, There Are Only Fragments -- THREE: On the Border with The Pilgrim: Zigzags across a Chapl(a)in's Signature -- FOUR: The Time of Translation: The Border of American Literature -- II. Other Geographies -- FIVE: Run through the Borders: Feminism, Postmodernism, and Runaway Subjectivity -- SIX: Compromised Narratives along the Border: The Mason-Dixon Line, Resistance, and Hegemony -- SEVEN: Resketching Anglo-Amerindian Identity Politics -- Afterword: Further Perspectives on Culture, Limits, and Borders -- Contributors -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Z
The authors gathered in this volume examine the multiple borders that define the United States and the Americas, including the Mason-Dixon line, the U.S.-Canadian border, the shifting boundaries of urban diasporas, and the colonization and confinement of American Indians. They examine the way border studies beckons us to rethink all objects of study and intellectual disciplines as versions of a border problematic
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Michaelsen, Scott Border Theory : The Limits of Cultural Politics Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press,c1997 9780816629626
Subject Boundaries.;Boundaries in literature.;Geopolitics.;Political anthropology.;Ethnicity.;Multiculturalism.;United States -- Boundaries -- Mexico
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