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Imagining the Cape Colony

Johnson, David, 1962 May 20-

Imagining the Cape Colony

history, literature, and the South African nation

by Johnson, David, 1962 May 20-

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Nationalism,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [194]-214) and index.

    StatementDavid Johnson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT2042 .J64 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 222 p. ;
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25236330M
    ISBN 100748643087
    ISBN 109780748643080
    LC Control Number2011535095
    OCLC/WorldCa730413651

    Johnson, Imagining the Cape Colony, , Buch, Bücher schnell und portofrei. Duff’s book, Changing Childhoods in the Cape Colony: Dutch Reformed Evangelicalism and Colonial Childhood, , examines how ideas around white children were constituted under the British rule in the Cape Colony, as the region around Cape Town was then known. By the late 19th century, the idea of white childhood had emerged there, Duff.

      Richard Ellis is the author of seven previous books, including The Book of Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises, Monsters of the Sea, and Deep Atlantic. He is also a celebrated marine artist whose paintings have been exhibited in museums and galleries around the world, and has written and illustrated articles for numerous magazines, including Audubon, Reader's Digest, National Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. Book review, Review of: David Johnson, Imagining the Cape Colony: History, Literature and the South African Nation, in Scrutiny 2, Book review, Review of: Kally Forrest, Metal That Will Not Bend, in Wits Review ().

    The Cape Colony (Dutch: Kaapkolonie) was the name of a colony based around the Cape of Good Hope, in southern was first established in by Jan van Riebeeck as a governorate of the Dutch East India was captured by the British in and returned to the Dutch in In it was again captured by the languages: English, Dutch ¹. “Hertseer:” Re-Imagining Cape Slavery in Yvette Christiansë’s () unconfessed In this chapter, first of all, I will give a brief historical account of slavery in the Cape Colony, focusing on specific characteristics (e.g. the slave’s legal status as chattel and the oppression of slave women) and developments (e.g. the.


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He is the author of Shakespeare and South Africa () and Imagining the Cape Colony (), as well as the principal author of Jurisprudence. A South African Perspective (), and co-editor of A Historical Companion to Postcolonial Literatures in English () and The Book in Africa ().

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The Cape Colony was the first European colony in South Africa, which was initially controlled by the Dutch but subsequently invaded and taken over by the British.

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