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Author Zhang, Chunjie, author

Title Transculturality and German discourse in the age of European colonialism / Chunjie Zhang
Published Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2017
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Contents Introduction. Defining transculturality; or, Reading from the other side -- Georg Forster in Oceania : enlightenment, sentiment, and the intrusion of the South Seas -- Adelbert von Chamisso's friendship : genre, Kadu, and relations -- Krusoe Robinson's adventure : technology of the self and double consciousness in Joachim Heinrich Campe's Robinson der Jungere -- The new world, femininity, and refusal of tragedy in August von Kotzebue's melodramas -- Johann Gottfried Herder : historicism, cultural relativism, and the Iroquois perpetual peace -- Immanuel Kant's Physische Geographie : authorship and the geographical order of things -- Epilogue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Campe, Joachim Heinrich, 1746-1818 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Chamisso, Adelbert von, 1781-1838 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Forster, Georg, 1754-1794 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Herder, Johann Gottfried, 1744-1803 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804.
Kotzebue, August von, 1761-1819 -- Criticism and interpretation.
German literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
German literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Travelers' writings, German -- History and criticism.
Oceania -- In literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0810134799 (electronic bk.)
9780810134799 (electronic bk.)
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