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Author Hunt, Tamara L.

Title Women and the colonial gaze / edited by Tamara L. Hunt and Micheline R. Lessard
Published Basingstoke : Palgrave, 2002


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Description xi, 258 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Cartimandua, Boudicca, and rebellion: British Queens and Roman colonial views / Jane Crawford -- Between whipping and slavery: double jeopardy against Mudejar women in Medieval Spain / Isabel Bonet O'Connor -- Greece in chains: philhellenism to the rescue of a damsel in distress / Katherine E. Fleming -- Wild Irish women: gender, politics, and colonialism in the nineteenth century / Tamara L. Hunt -- French views of Native American women in the early modern era: the Tupinamaba of Brazil / Laura Fishman -- Women as symbols of disorder in early Rhode Island / Ruth Wallis Herndon -- Native women and state legislation in Mexico and Canada: the agrarian law and the Indian Act / Verónica Vázquez Gárcia -- The "male city" of Havana: the coexisting logics of colonialism, slavery, and patriarchy in nineteenth-century Cuba / Luis Martínez-Fernández -- Imperial eyes, gendered views: Concepción Gimeno re-writes the Aztecs at the end of the nineteenth century / Carmen Ramos-Escandon -- The Indian other: reactions of two Anglo-Indian women travel writers, Eliza Fay and A.U. / Nupur Chaudhur -- Image and reality: Indian diaspora women, colonial and post-colonial discourse on empowerment and victimology / Karen A. Ray -- Civilizing women: French colonial perceptions of Vietnamese womanhood and motherhood / Micheline R. Lessard -- Social construction of idealized images of women in colonial Korea: the "new woman" versus "motherhood" / Jiweon Shin -- Education for liberation or domestication? Female education in colonial Swaziland / Margaret Zoller Booth -- Women, gender history, and imperial Ethiopia / Timothy Fernyhough and Anna Fernyhough
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Indigenous women.
Indigenous women -- Social conditions.
Women -- Colonization.
Imperialism -- Social aspects.
Women colonists -- Social conditions.
Author Hunt, Tamara L.
Lessard, Micheline R.
ISBN 0333773519 paperback