The sexual demon of colonial power: Pan-African embodiment and erotic schemes of empire

Book Cover
Average Rating
Indiana University Press,
Pub. Date:

The Sexual Demon of Colonial Power is a political, cultural, and intellectual study of race, sex, and Western empire. Greg Thomas interrogates a system that represents race, gender, sexuality, and class in certain systematic and oppressive ways. By connecting sex and eroticism to geopolitics both politically and epistemologically, he examines the logic, operations, and politics of sexuality in the West. The book focuses on the centrality of race, class, and empire to Western realities of "gender and sexuality" and to problematic Western attempts to theorize gender and sexuality (or embodiment). Addressing a wide range of intellectual disciplines, it holds out the hope for an analysis freed from the domination of white, Western terms of reference.

More Details
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID f1bf3189-f66a-a1cf-e5ea-fbb6b60973f9
Grouping Title sexual demon of colonial power pan african embodiment and erotic schemes of empire
Grouping Author thomas greg
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-06 04:40:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-08-19 04:58:18AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Thomas, Greg, 1969-
author2-role NetLibrary, Inc.
author_display Thomas, Greg
detailed_location_arlington EBSCOhost
format_arlington eBook
format_category_arlington eBook
id f1bf3189-f66a-a1cf-e5ea-fbb6b60973f9
isbn 9780253117076
item_details external_econtent:ils:.b12948949||EBSCOhost|Online|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|EBSCOhost||||Available Online||q||
itype_arlington eCollection
last_indexed 2018-08-19T08:58:18.051Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
local_callnumber_arlington Online
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library Online, Aurora Hills Online, Central Online, Cherrydale Online, Columbia Pike Online, Connection Crystal City Online, Detention Center Online, Glencarlyn Online, Local History Online, Plaza Online, Shirlington Online, Westover Online
primary_isbn 9780253117076
publishDate 2007
record_details external_econtent:ils:.b12948949|eBook|eBook||English|Indiana University Press,|[2007]|xiv, 200 pages ; 24.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
external_econtent:ils:.b12948949 Available Online Available Online false true false false false true
title_display The sexual demon of colonial power : Pan-African embodiment and erotic schemes of empire
title_full The sexual demon of colonial power : Pan-African embodiment and erotic schemes of empire / Greg Thomas
title_short The sexual demon of colonial power :
title_sub Pan-African embodiment and erotic schemes of empire