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The Resource An ethics of betrayal : the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture, Crystal Parikh

An ethics of betrayal : the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture, Crystal Parikh

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An ethics of betrayal : the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture
Title
An ethics of betrayal
Title remainder
the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture
Statement of responsibility
Crystal Parikh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In An Ethics of Betrayal, Crystal Parikh investigates the theme and tropes of betrayal and treason in Asian American and Chicano/Latino literary and cultural narratives. In considering betrayal from an ethical perspective, one grounded in the theories of Emmanuel Levinas and Jacques Derrida, Parikh argues that the minority subject is obligated in a primary, preontological, and irrecusable relation of responsibility to the Other. Episodes of betrayal and treason allegorize the position of this subject, beholden to the many others who embody the alterity of existence and whose demands upon the s
Cataloging source
E7B
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Parikh, Crystal
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • American literature
  • Betrayal in literature
  • Ethics in literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Race relations in literature
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • American literature
  • Betrayal in literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Ethics in literature
  • Race relations in literature
Label
An ethics of betrayal : the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture, Crystal Parikh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-235) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: an ethics of betrayal
  • Late arrivals: an ethics of betrayal in racial and national formation
  • Accidents and obligations: minority neoconservatives and U.S. racial discourse
  • Ethnic America undercover: the intellectual and minority discourse
  • The passion: the betrayals of Elián González and Wen Ho Lee
  • Epilogue: the traitors in our midst
Control code
ocn647876525
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 242 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282699007
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132k64t
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647876525
Label
An ethics of betrayal : the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture, Crystal Parikh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-235) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: an ethics of betrayal
  • Late arrivals: an ethics of betrayal in racial and national formation
  • Accidents and obligations: minority neoconservatives and U.S. racial discourse
  • Ethnic America undercover: the intellectual and minority discourse
  • The passion: the betrayals of Elián González and Wen Ho Lee
  • Epilogue: the traitors in our midst
Control code
ocn647876525
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 242 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282699007
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132k64t
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647876525

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