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An ethics of betrayal : the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture, Crystal Parikh

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An ethics of betrayal : the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture
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An ethics of betrayal
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the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture
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Crystal Parikh
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Language
eng
Summary
In An Ethics of Betrayal, Crystal Parikh investigates the theme and tropes of betrayal and treason in Asian American and Chicano/Latino literary and cultural narratives. In considering betrayal from an ethical perspective, one grounded in the theories of Emmanuel Levinas and Jacques Derrida, Parikh argues that the minority subject is obligated in a primary, preontological, and irrecusable relation of responsibility to the Other. Episodes of betrayal and treason allegorize the position of this subject, beholden to the many others who embody the alterity of existence and whose demands upon the s
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E7B
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • bibliography
An ethics of betrayal : the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture, Crystal Parikh
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An ethics of betrayal : the politics of otherness in emergent U.S. literatures and culture, Crystal Parikh
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt13x08bm
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-235) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: an ethics of betrayal
  • Late arrivals: an ethics of betrayal in racial and national formation
  • Accidents and obligations: minority neoconservatives and U.S. racial discourse
  • Ethnic America undercover: the intellectual and minority discourse
  • The passion: the betrayals of Elián González and Wen Ho Lee
  • Epilogue: the traitors in our midst
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1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 242 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823235070
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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remote

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