The Resource Savage anxieties : the invention of Western civilization, Robert A. Williams, Jr

Savage anxieties : the invention of Western civilization, Robert A. Williams, Jr

Label
Savage anxieties : the invention of Western civilization
Title
Savage anxieties
Title remainder
the invention of Western civilization
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. Williams, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an intellectual history of the West's bias against tribalism that explains how acts of war and dispossession have been justified in the name of civilization and have typically victimized tribal groups
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Robert A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN380
LC item number
.W549 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Noble savage
  • Tribes
  • Primitive societies
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Noble savage
  • Primitive societies
  • Tribes
  • Edler Wilder
  • Wilder
  • Indigenes Volk
  • Stamm
  • Rezeption
  • Wahrnehmung
  • Westen
Label
Savage anxieties : the invention of Western civilization, Robert A. Williams, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Homer and the idea of the savage : first impressions -- The legend of the Golden Age and the idea of the savage -- The emergence of the Classical idea of the savage -- The Classical idea of the savage and the invention of Western philosophy -- The idea of the savage and the rise of Roman imperial civilization -- Parallel lives : the idea of the savage and the decline of the Roman Empire -- The Medieval Christian Church's war on the Classical idea of the savage -- The Wild Man and the Medieval Christian idea of the savage -- The Renaissance humanist revival of the Classical language of savagery -- The Renaissance discovery era and the idea of the savage -- The Enlightenment idea of the savage and the Founders' first Indian policy -- Savage anxieties : Indigenous Peoples' human rights in the twenty-first century
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
265 pages
Isbn
9780230338760
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012011360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021346524
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)760975009
  • (OCoLC)ocn760975009
Label
Savage anxieties : the invention of Western civilization, Robert A. Williams, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Homer and the idea of the savage : first impressions -- The legend of the Golden Age and the idea of the savage -- The emergence of the Classical idea of the savage -- The Classical idea of the savage and the invention of Western philosophy -- The idea of the savage and the rise of Roman imperial civilization -- Parallel lives : the idea of the savage and the decline of the Roman Empire -- The Medieval Christian Church's war on the Classical idea of the savage -- The Wild Man and the Medieval Christian idea of the savage -- The Renaissance humanist revival of the Classical language of savagery -- The Renaissance discovery era and the idea of the savage -- The Enlightenment idea of the savage and the Founders' first Indian policy -- Savage anxieties : Indigenous Peoples' human rights in the twenty-first century
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
265 pages
Isbn
9780230338760
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012011360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021346524
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)760975009
  • (OCoLC)ocn760975009

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