By J. Harris

ISBN-10: 0230341373

ISBN-13: 9780230341371

within the 15th and 16th centuries, Europeans invented 'Indians' and populated the area with them. the worldwide historical past of the time period 'Indian' is still mostly unwritten and this quantity, taking its cue from Shakespeare, asks us to contemplate the proximities and distances among a variety of early sleek discourses of the Indian. via new research of English trip writing, clinical treatises, literature, and drama, individuals search not only to recuperate unforeseen counter-histories yet to place strain at the ways that we comprehend race, international our bodies, and id in a globalizing age that has nonetheless no longer shed deeply ingrained imperialist conduct of marking difference.

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