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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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Journey to the United States of North America / Viaje a Los Estados Unidos ...

Lorenzo de Zavala - Mexicans - 2005 - 433 pages
...space of colonial encounters, a public space in which peoples geographically and politically separate come into contact with each other and establish ongoing...relations, usually involving conditions of coercion, racialization, radical inequality, and intractable conflict. Transculturalization is what occurs in...
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Journeys to the Other Shore: Muslim and Western Travelers in Search of Knowledge

Roxanne Leslie Euben - History - 2006 - 313 pages
...from two sources. Mary Louise Pratt uses contact zones to refer to the "space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...inequality, and intractable conflict." Imperial Eyes: Travel Writing and Transculturation (New York: Routledge, 1992), p. 6. Yet Patrick Holland and Graham...
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Critical Theory and Performance

Janelle G. Reinelt, Joseph R. Roach - Performing Arts - 2007 - 596 pages
..."contact zones," defined by cultural studies scholar Mary Louise Pratt as a space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict. 4 Moreover, the museum displays housed in these structures enact a series of provocative, hegemonic...
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The Global Politics of Contemporary Travel Writing

Debbie Lisle - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 299 pages
...differently. The first is the 'contact zone', which Pratt explains as 'the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict'. 137 Pratt's emphasis on 'contact' within asymmetrical colonial power relations (instead of absolute...
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Native Moderns: American Indian Painting, 1940–1960

Bill Anthes - Art - 2006 - 235 pages
...imperialism, Mary Louise Pratt employs the term "borderlands" to describe "the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict" (Pratt, Imperial Eyes: Travel Writing and Transculturation [London: Routledge, 1992], 6). See also...
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The Global Politics of Contemporary Travel Writing

Debbie Lisle - Political Science - 2006
...differently. The first is the 'contact zone', which Pratt explains as 'the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...conditions of coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict'.137 Pratt's emphasis on 'contact' within asymmetrical colonial power relations (instead of...
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Haunted English: The Celtic Fringe, the British Empire, and De-Anglicization

Laura O'Connor - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 240 pages
...linguistics as a more fitting term than colonial frontier to refer to "the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...conditions of coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict."11 The fact that the Celtic Fringe component of the Pale /Fringe dyad is largely an Anglophone...
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Refracted Modernity: Visual Culture and Identity in Colonial Taiwan

Yūko Kikuchi - Art - 2007 - 285 pages
...concept of the "contact zone" is more appropriate for the task: ". . . the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...conditions of coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict."4 Pratt's concept allows us to examine the site of interaction and how it affects the agents...
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Canada's Victorian Oil Town: The Transformation of Petrolia from Resource ...

Christina Burr - HISTORY - 2014 - 308 pages
...the "contact zone." The "contact zone," Pratt writes, refers "to the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically and historically...relations, usually involving conditions of coercion, and radical inequality, and intractable conflict.'"3 Thus, the "contact zone" provides a useful way...
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Canadian Cultural Poesis: Essays on Canadian Culture

Sheila Petty, Garry Sherbert, Annie Gérin - History - 2006 - 524 pages
...of the contact zone as "the space of colonial encounters, the space in which peoples geographically separated come into contact with each other and establish...conditions of coercion, radical inequality, and intractable conflict."52 Clifford extends Pratt's analysis to "include cultural relations within the same state,...
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