Coverart for item
The Resource The colonial system unveiled, by Baron de Vastey ; translated and edited by Chris Bongie

The colonial system unveiled, by Baron de Vastey ; translated and edited by Chris Bongie

Label
The colonial system unveiled
Title
The colonial system unveiled
Statement of responsibility
by Baron de Vastey ; translated and edited by Chris Bongie
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The first translation into English of 'Le Système colonial dévoilé', the first systematic critique of colonialism ever written from the perspective of a colonized subject
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1781-1820?
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vastey, Pompée-Valentin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bongie, Chris
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vastey, Pompée-Valentin
  • Vastey, Pompée-Valentin
  • Revolution (Haiti : 1791-1804)
  • Haiti
  • Slavery
  • Colonies
  • HISTORY
  • Colonies
  • Slavery
  • Haiti
  • Kolonialismus
  • Sklaverei
  • Haiti
Label
The colonial system unveiled, by Baron de Vastey ; translated and edited by Chris Bongie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-319) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Baron de Vastey and Post/Revolutionary Haiti -- Jean Louis Vastey (1781-1820): A biographical sketch -- Introduction -- (1820) Death of a scribe -- (1814): The colonial system restored -- (1814-2014): Reading the Protean text -- The colonial system unveiled -- Supplementary Essays -- Monstrous testimony: Baron de Vastey and the politics of Black memory / Marlene Daul -- Abolition, sentiment, and the problem of agency in Le système colonial dévoilé / Doris Garraway -- Memories of development: Le système colonial dévoilé and the performance of literacy / Chris Bongie -- Afterword: Vastey and the system of colonial violence / Nick Nesbitt
Control code
ocn953922169
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 329 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781385937
Lccn
2014497820
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt18kvsz4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953922169
Label
The colonial system unveiled, by Baron de Vastey ; translated and edited by Chris Bongie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-319) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Baron de Vastey and Post/Revolutionary Haiti -- Jean Louis Vastey (1781-1820): A biographical sketch -- Introduction -- (1820) Death of a scribe -- (1814): The colonial system restored -- (1814-2014): Reading the Protean text -- The colonial system unveiled -- Supplementary Essays -- Monstrous testimony: Baron de Vastey and the politics of Black memory / Marlene Daul -- Abolition, sentiment, and the problem of agency in Le système colonial dévoilé / Doris Garraway -- Memories of development: Le système colonial dévoilé and the performance of literacy / Chris Bongie -- Afterword: Vastey and the system of colonial violence / Nick Nesbitt
Control code
ocn953922169
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 329 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781385937
Lccn
2014497820
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt18kvsz4
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953922169

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...