Colonial Intimacies

Colonial Intimacies

Author: Ann Marie Plane

Publisher: Cornell University Press

ISBN: 0801483638

Category: History

Page: 276

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"The complex interplay between colonial power and native practice are treated with subtlety and wisdom in Colonial Intimacies. Ann Marie Plane uses travel narratives, missionary tracts, and legal records to reconstruct a previously neglected history."--BOOK JACKET.
Colonial Intimacies
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Ann Marie Plane
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

"The complex interplay between colonial power and native practice are treated with subtlety and wisdom in Colonial Intimacies. Ann Marie Plane uses travel narratives, missionary tracts, and legal records to reconstruct a previously neglected history."--BOOK JACKET.
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Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Danielle Ofri, MD
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-01 - Publisher: Beacon Press

A “finely gifted writer” shares “fifteen brilliantly written episodes covering the years from studenthood to the end of medical residency” (Oliver Sacks, MD, author of The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat) Singular Intimacies is the story of becoming a doctor by immersion at Bellevue Hospital, the oldest
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Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Neville Wallace Hoad
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

There have been few book-length engagements with the question of sexuality in Africa, let alone African homosexuality. African Intimacies simultaneously responds to the public debate on the “Africanness” of homosexuality and interrogates the meaningfulness of the terms “sexuality” and “homosexuality” outside Euro-American discourse. Speculating on cultural practices interpreted by missionaries
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Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Karen Kreps
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10 - Publisher: Intimacies

How to enjoy successful, stimulating romantic relationships is the subject of a new book by Karen Kreps, Intimacies: Secrets of Love, Sex & Romance. It features selected columns from The Good Life magazine and is illustrated with photographs of nude figurative art by Arye Shapiro. This 196-page book includes personal
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Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Sonja Mackenzie
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-06 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

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