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Author Allewaert, Monique.

Title Ariel's ecology [electronic resource] : plantations, personhood, and colonialism in the American tropics / Monique Allewaert.

Imprint Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2013.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 254 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : tempest in the plantation zone -- Swamp sublime : ecology and resistance in the American plantation zone -- Plant life : tropical vegetation, agencied matter, and cosmopolitical form -- On parahumanity : Creole stories and the suspension of the human -- Persons without objects : Afro-American materialisms from fetishes to personhood -- Involving the universe in ruins : Sansay's Haitian anabiography -- Epilogue : afterlives of Ariel's ecology.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Human ecology -- Southern States -- History -- 18th century.
Human ecology -- Caribbean Area -- History -- 18th century.
Human beings -- Effect of nature on -- Southern States -- History -- 18th century.
Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- Caribbean Area -- History -- 18th century.
Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- Psychological aspects.
Plantation life -- Southern States -- History -- 18th century.
Plantation life -- Caribbean Area -- History -- 18th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780816677276 (hc : alk. paper)
9780816677283 (pb : alk. paper)
9780816689002 (e-book)

 
    
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