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Title Messy beginnings : postcoloniality and early American studies / edited by Malini Johar Schueller, Edward Watts.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2003.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  973 M564 2003    ---  Available
Description vii, 267 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-253) and index.
Contents Making a joyful noise : William Apess and the search for postcolonial method(ism) / Laura Donaldson -- Seeing with Ezekeil's eyes : Indian "resurrection" in transatlantic colonial writings / Kristina Bross -- Casualties of the rod : rebelling children, disciplining Indians, and the critique of colonial authority in Puritan New England / Anna Mae Duane -- "If Indians can have treaties, why cannot we have one too?" : the whiskey rebellion and the colonization of the West / Edward Watts -- Colonial planter to American farmer : South, nation, and decolonization in Crevecoeur / Jennifer Rae Greeson -- Hawthorne's desert : "wakefield" and the imagination of colonial space / Geoffrey Sanborn -- Periphery within : internal colonialism and the rhetoric of U. S. nation building / Michelle Burnham -- Nation, missionary women, and the race of true womanhood / Malini Johar Schueller -- Brigands and nuns : the vernacular sociology of collectivity after the Haitian revolution / Michael Drexler -- Turning identity upside down : Benjamin Franklin's antipodean cosmopolitanism / Jim Egan -- "Science of lying" / David S. Shields -- Colonization, Black freemasonry, and the rehabilitation of Africa / Joanna Brooks.
Subject United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Historiography.
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Study and teaching.
United States -- Social conditions -- To 1865 -- Historiography.
America -- Colonization.
America -- Colonization -- Historiography.
Imperialism -- History.
Added Author Schueller, Malini Johar, 1957-
Watts, Edward.
ISBN 0813532329
0813532337 (pbk.)

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