Representations of Global Civility

English Travellers in the Ottoman Empire and the South Pacific, 1636–1863

Perhaps unexpectedly, English travel writing during the long eighteenth century reveals a discourse of global civility. By bringing together representations of the then already familiar Ottoman Empire and the largely unknown South Pacific, Sascha Klement adopts a uniquely global perspective and demonstrates how cross-cultural encounters were framed by Enlightenment philosophy, global interconnections, and even-handed exchanges across cultural divides. In so doing, this book shows that both travel and travel-writing from the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries were much more complex and multi-layered than reductive Eurocentric histories often suggest.

45,00 € *

27. April 2021, ca. 260 Seiten
ISBN: 978-3-8376-5583-4

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Sascha R. Klement

Sascha R. Klement, University of Exeter, Großbritannien

Autor_in(nen)
Sascha R. Klement
Buchtitel
Representations of Global Civility English Travellers in the Ottoman Empire and the South Pacific, 1636–1863
Verlag
transcript Verlag
Seitenanzahl
ca. 260
Ausstattung
kart., Klebebindung
ISBN
978-3-8376-5583-4
Warengruppe
1558
BIC-Code
HBJD HBG HBTB
BISAC-Code
HIS010000 HIS037000 HIS054000
THEMA-Code
NHD NHB NHTB
Erscheinungsdatum
27. April 2021
Auflage
1
Themen
Globalisierung, Migration, Kulturgeschichte
Adressaten
Literary Studies, Postcolonial Studies, Cultural Studies, History
Schlagworte
Travel, Travel Writing, Ottoman Empire, South Pacific, The Long Eighteenth Century, Literature, Global History, Globalization, Cultural History, Migration, European History, Early Modern History, History

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