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Author Murphy, Gretchen, 1971-

Title Shadowing the white man's burden : U.S. imperialism and the problem of the color line / Gretchen Murphy

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : New York University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  PS374.R32 M87 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PS374.R32 M87 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 280 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series America and the long 19th century
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Writing race on the world's stage -- The burden of whiteness -- The white man's burden or the leopard's spots? Dixon's political conundrum -- The plain citizen of black orientalism : Frank R. Steward's Filipino-American war fiction -- Pauline Hopkins's "international policy" : cosmopolitan perspective at the Colored American magazine -- How the Irish became Japanese : Winnifred Eaton's transnational racial reconstructions -- American Indians, Asiatics, and Anglo-Saxons : Ranald MacDonald's Japan story of adventure
LC subject American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Race in literature
Racism in literature
Imperialism in literature
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century
United States -- Foreign relations -- 19th century
ISBN 9780814795989 (cl : alk. paper)
0814795986 (cl : alk. paper)
9780814795996 (pb : alk. paper)
0814795994 (pb : alk. paper)