[Empireas Proxy] E–pub ☆ Meg Wesling


  • Hardcover
  • 235
  • Empireas Proxy
  • Meg Wesling
  • English
  • 10 February 2019
  • 9780814794760

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READ ↠ Empireas Proxy Part of the American Literatures Initiative SeriesIn the late nineteenth century American teachers descended on the Philippines which had been newly purchased by the US at the end of the Spanish American War Motivated by President McKinley's project of benevolent assimilation they established a school system that centered on English language and American literature to advance the superiority of the Anglo Saxon tradition which was held up as justification for the US's civilizing mission and.

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READ ↠ Empireas Proxy Offered as a promise of moral uplift and political advancement Meanwhile on American soil the field of American literature was just being developed and fundamentally though invisibly defined by this new extraterritorial expansionDrawing on a wealth of material including historical records governmental documents from the War Department and the Bureau of Insular Affairs curriculum guides memoirs of American teachers in the Philippines and 19th century literature Meg Wesling not only links emp.

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READ ↠ Empireas Proxy Ire with education but also demonstrates that the rearticulation of American literary studies through the imperial occupation in the Philippines served to actually define and strengthen the field Empire's Proxy boldly argues that the practical and ideological work of colonial dominance figured into the emergence of the field of American literature and that the consolidation of a canon of American literature was intertwined with the administrative and intellectual tasks of colonial managemen.


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