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The Resource Mistaking Africa : curiosities and inventions of the American mind, Curtis Keim

Mistaking Africa : curiosities and inventions of the American mind, Curtis Keim

Label
Mistaking Africa : curiosities and inventions of the American mind
Title
Mistaking Africa
Title remainder
curiosities and inventions of the American mind
Statement of responsibility
Curtis Keim
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keim, Curtis A
Dewey number
960
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT38.7
LC item number
.K45 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Public opinion
  • Mass media
  • Public opinion
  • Public opinion, American
  • Africa
  • United States
Label
Mistaking Africa : curiosities and inventions of the American mind, Curtis Keim
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 213-226) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Changing our mind about Africa -- How we learn -- The origins of "darkest Africa" -- "Our living ancestors": twentieth-century evolutionism -- Where is the real Africa? -- We should help them -- Cannibalism: no accounting for taste -- Africans live in tribes, don't they? -- Safari: beyond our wildest dreams -- Africa in images -- Race and culture: the same and the other -- From imagination to dialogue
Control code
ocn857111630
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiii, 234 pages
Isbn
9780813348957
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2013005324
Other control number
40022594591
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Mistaking Africa : curiosities and inventions of the American mind, Curtis Keim
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 213-226) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Changing our mind about Africa -- How we learn -- The origins of "darkest Africa" -- "Our living ancestors": twentieth-century evolutionism -- Where is the real Africa? -- We should help them -- Cannibalism: no accounting for taste -- Africans live in tribes, don't they? -- Safari: beyond our wildest dreams -- Africa in images -- Race and culture: the same and the other -- From imagination to dialogue
Control code
ocn857111630
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xiii, 234 pages
Isbn
9780813348957
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2013005324
Other control number
40022594591
Other physical details
illustrations

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