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The Resource American Pacificism : Oceania in the U.S. imagination, Paul Lyons, (electronic resource)

American Pacificism : Oceania in the U.S. imagination, Paul Lyons, (electronic resource)

Label
American Pacificism : Oceania in the U.S. imagination
Title
American Pacificism
Title remainder
Oceania in the U.S. imagination
Statement of responsibility
Paul Lyons
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Lyons, Paul
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures
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  • American literature
  • Oceania
  • Oceania
  • United States
  • Oceania
  • Pacific Area
Label
American Pacificism : Oceania in the U.S. imagination, Paul Lyons, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-256) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : bound-together stories, varieties of ignorance, and the challenge of hospitality -- Where "cannibalism" has been, tourism will be : forms and functions of American Pacificism -- Opening accounts in the South Seas : Edgar Allan Poe's Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, James Fenimore Cooper's The crater, and the antebellum development of American Pacificism -- Lines of fright : fear, perception, performance, and the "seen" of cannibalism in Charles Wilkes's Narrative and Herman Melville's Typee -- A poetics of relation : friendships between Oceanians and U.S. citizens in the literature of encounter -- From man-eaters to spam-eaters : cannibal tours, lotus-eaters, and the (anti)development of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century imaginings of Oceania -- Redeeming Hawai'i (and Oceania) in Cold War terms : A. Grove Day, James Michener, and histouricism -- Conclusion : changing pre-scriptions : varieties of antitourism in the contemporary literatures of Oceania
Control code
EBC273680
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 271 p
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC273680
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL273680
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10164330
  • (CaONFJC)MIL55236
  • (OCoLC)935261359
Label
American Pacificism : Oceania in the U.S. imagination, Paul Lyons, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-256) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : bound-together stories, varieties of ignorance, and the challenge of hospitality -- Where "cannibalism" has been, tourism will be : forms and functions of American Pacificism -- Opening accounts in the South Seas : Edgar Allan Poe's Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, James Fenimore Cooper's The crater, and the antebellum development of American Pacificism -- Lines of fright : fear, perception, performance, and the "seen" of cannibalism in Charles Wilkes's Narrative and Herman Melville's Typee -- A poetics of relation : friendships between Oceanians and U.S. citizens in the literature of encounter -- From man-eaters to spam-eaters : cannibal tours, lotus-eaters, and the (anti)development of late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century imaginings of Oceania -- Redeeming Hawai'i (and Oceania) in Cold War terms : A. Grove Day, James Michener, and histouricism -- Conclusion : changing pre-scriptions : varieties of antitourism in the contemporary literatures of Oceania
Control code
EBC273680
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 271 p
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC273680
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL273680
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10164330
  • (CaONFJC)MIL55236
  • (OCoLC)935261359

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