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Rise and Fall of the Cosmic Race: The Cult of Mestizaje in Latin America - Page 17
by Marilyn Grace Miller - 2004 - 202 pages
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Fluid Iron: State Formation in Southeast Asia

Tony Day - Political Science - 2002 - 339 pages
...Her understanding of colonial society is closer to what Mary Louise Pratt means by "contact zone," as "the space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict" (Pratt 1992, 6), or what Homi Bhabha means by hybridity, the "inter" or "in-between space" in colonial...
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Transpacific Displacement: Ethnography, Translation, and Intertextual Travel ...

Yunte Huang - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 209 pages
...Routledge, 1992), Mary Louise Pratt defines the "contact zone" as "the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict" (6). But I am not using this term in a colonial context. An argument could be made, for instance, that...
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Caryl Phillips

Bénédicte Ledent - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 212 pages
...nineteenth centuries in what is called the 'contact zone', that is 'the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict'. '" No matter how divergent in perspective, travelogues written by whites and slave autobiographies...
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Vom Geheimnis des Unterschieds: die Wahrnehmung des Fremden in Ökumene ...

Rudolf von Sinner, Wolfram Stierle - Christian union - 2002 - 305 pages
...zu bezeichnen sind. Als „contact zone" charakterisiert Pratt: „The space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...conditions of coercion, radical inequality and intractable conflict."3 Des weiteren prägte Pratt den Begriff der „Transkulturation".4 Er beschreibt den aktiven...
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Gorgias and the New Sophistic Rhetoric

Bruce McComiskey - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 156 pages
...given rise to a "contact zone" of global proportions. Mary Louise Pratt defines a "contact zone" as a "space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict" (34). For good or ill, a global contact zone exists and is imagined to exist in certain ways. According...
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Death of a Nation: American Culture and the End of Exceptionalism

David W. Noble - History - 2002 - 352 pages
...(1992). Here she had written about a "contact zone," which refers "to the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...relations, usually involving conditions of coercion, racial inequality, and intractable conflict — By using the term 'contact,' I aim to foreground the...
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Transpacific Displacement: Ethnography, Translation, and Intertextual Travel ...

Yunte Huang - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 224 pages
...colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically separated come mto contact with each other and establish ongoing relations,...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict" (6). But I am not using this term in a colonial context. An argument could be made, for instance, that...
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Colonial Subjects: Puerto Ricans in a Global Perspective

Ramon Grosfoguel - Social Science - 2003 - 283 pages
...1991). According to Mary Louise Pratt, "the 'contact zone' refers to the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict" (1991: 6). Although Pratt used the notion of "contact zones" to talk about the space of colonial encounters...
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Bali and Beyond: Explorations in the Anthropology of Tourism

Shinji Yamashita - Business & Economics - 2003 - 175 pages
...Pratt in her book on colonialism in South America. She defines it as "the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict" (Pratt 1992: 6). This concept can also be applied to the tourist context. People involved in tourism...
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Undoing Empire: Race and Nation in the Mulatto Caribbean

...Routledge, 1992], 4.) Subsequently she adds that the term describes "the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict — 'Contact zone' is an attempt to invoke the spatial and temporal copresence of subjects previously...
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