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The Resource Body trade : captivity, cannibalism and colonialism in the Pacific, edited by Barbara Creed and Jeanette Hoorn

Body trade : captivity, cannibalism and colonialism in the Pacific, edited by Barbara Creed and Jeanette Hoorn

Label
Body trade : captivity, cannibalism and colonialism in the Pacific
Title
Body trade
Title remainder
captivity, cannibalism and colonialism in the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barbara Creed and Jeanette Hoorn
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Compilation of papers related to the trade and representation of the body in colonial contexts; papers by Turnbull, Healy, Mackay, Dixon, martin, Carr, Darian-Smith and Creed annotated separately
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
306.4
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1523
LC item number
.B63 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Creed, Barbara
  • Hoorn, Jeanette
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thrower, W. I
  • Jacka-wadden
  • Bunjil-ee-nee
  • Body, Human
  • Body, Human
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Cannibalism
  • Captivity narratives
  • Australia
  • Pacific Area
Label
Body trade : captivity, cannibalism and colonialism in the Pacific, edited by Barbara Creed and Jeanette Hoorn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 239-282
Contents
Part 1: Circus, trade & spectacle: "Rare work amongst the professors" : the capture of Indigenous skulls within phrenological knowledge in early colonial Australia / Paul Turnbull -- Chained to their signs: remembering breastplates / Chris Healy -- How can one be Oceanian?: the display of Polynesian "cannibals" in France / Yves le Fur -- Captors or captives? : the Australian Native Mounted Police / Mary Mackay -- Pt 2: Manufacturing the "cannibal" body: Narratives of the self: Chevalier Peter Dillon;s Fijian cannibal adventures / Gananath Obeyesekere -- Cannibalising Indigenous texts: headhunting and fantasy in Ion Idriess' Coral Sea adventures / Robert Dixon -- Lines of fright: fear, perception and the "seen" of cannibalism in Charles Wilkes's Narrative and Herman Melville's Typee / Paul Lyons -- Pt 3: Captive white bodies & the colonial imaginary in Terra Australis: Captivating fictions: Younah! a Tasmanian Aboriginal romance of the Cataract Gorge / Susan K. Martin -- "cabin'd, cribb'd and confin'd: the white woman of Gipps Land and Bungalene / Julie Carr -- Material culture and the "signs" of captive white women / Kate Darian-Smith -- Part 4: Film, desire & the colonised body: Captivity, melancholia, and diaspora in Marlon Fuentes' Bontoc Eulogy: revisiting Meet me in St Louis / Jeanette Hoorn -- Breeding out the black: Jedda and the stolen generations in Australia / Barbara Creed -- Blame and shame: the hidden history of the comfort women of World War II / Freda Freiberg
Control code
000022078442
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 296 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781877276125
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Body trade : captivity, cannibalism and colonialism in the Pacific, edited by Barbara Creed and Jeanette Hoorn
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 239-282
Contents
Part 1: Circus, trade & spectacle: "Rare work amongst the professors" : the capture of Indigenous skulls within phrenological knowledge in early colonial Australia / Paul Turnbull -- Chained to their signs: remembering breastplates / Chris Healy -- How can one be Oceanian?: the display of Polynesian "cannibals" in France / Yves le Fur -- Captors or captives? : the Australian Native Mounted Police / Mary Mackay -- Pt 2: Manufacturing the "cannibal" body: Narratives of the self: Chevalier Peter Dillon;s Fijian cannibal adventures / Gananath Obeyesekere -- Cannibalising Indigenous texts: headhunting and fantasy in Ion Idriess' Coral Sea adventures / Robert Dixon -- Lines of fright: fear, perception and the "seen" of cannibalism in Charles Wilkes's Narrative and Herman Melville's Typee / Paul Lyons -- Pt 3: Captive white bodies & the colonial imaginary in Terra Australis: Captivating fictions: Younah! a Tasmanian Aboriginal romance of the Cataract Gorge / Susan K. Martin -- "cabin'd, cribb'd and confin'd: the white woman of Gipps Land and Bungalene / Julie Carr -- Material culture and the "signs" of captive white women / Kate Darian-Smith -- Part 4: Film, desire & the colonised body: Captivity, melancholia, and diaspora in Marlon Fuentes' Bontoc Eulogy: revisiting Meet me in St Louis / Jeanette Hoorn -- Breeding out the black: Jedda and the stolen generations in Australia / Barbara Creed -- Blame and shame: the hidden history of the comfort women of World War II / Freda Freiberg
Control code
000022078442
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 296 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781877276125
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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