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Moore, Grace, 1974-

Dickens and empire : discourses of class, race and colonialism in the works of Charles Dickens / Grace Moore.

Aldershot, Hants, England ; Ashgate Pub., c2004
Burlington, VT, USA : Ashgate Pub., c2004
Physical Description:
xii, 210 p. : ill. 25 cm.
Reference Library
PR4592.I47 M66 2004 (LC)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-199) and index.
Subject Terms:
Colonies in literature.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Knowledge -- India.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Political and social views.
Imperialism in literature.
India -- In literature.
Literature and society -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Race in literature.
Social classes in literature.

  • Emigration, transportation, and the problem of closure
  • National identity
  • The racial other
  • Red tape and circumlocution : the Crimean War
  • 'How to make an India pickle'
  • A tale of three revolutions : Dickens's response to the Sepoy Rebellion
  • Containing Cawnpore : the reinvention & reinterpretation of the Indian mutiny
  • The 1860s and the decline of the discourse.