A Geopolitics Of Academic Writing

A. Suresh Canagarajah, "A Geopolitics Of Academic Writing"
University of Pittsburgh Press | 2002 | ISBN: 0822957949 | 332 pages | File type: PDF | 8.62 mb

"This is a bold and intellectually honest attempt to deal with the ethnography of writing focusing on the post-Foucauldian problem of power-knowledge as it applies to the unequal relationship between centers of academic power located in the United States and Europe and various peripheries located mostly in the third world."-Gananath Obeyesekere, Princeton University

"Canagarajah deepens and sharpens our understanding of the luxury of ordinary research, writing, and publishing practices even as he guides us through a thicket of extraordinary postcolonial barriers to the democratization of academic scholarship and publication."-Linda Brodkey, University of California, San Diego

"Will stand as a landmark for decades to come."-Lester Faigley, University of Texas

A Geopolitics of Academic Writing critiques current scholarly publishing practices and principles, exposing the inequalities in the way academic knowledge is constructed and legitimized. A. Suresh Canagarajah-a periphery scholar now working in (and writing from) the center-examines the broad Western conventions governing academic writing and argues that their dominance leads to the marginalization or appropriation of the knowledge of Third World communities.


[Fast Download] A Geopolitics Of Academic Writing

Ebooks related to "A Geopolitics Of Academic Writing" :
A Companion to Twentieth-Century German Literature
Doing Ethnography in Teams
Cultural Roots of Sustainable Management: Practical Wisdom and Corporate Social Responsibility
Robert McKee, Story. Contenuti, struttura, stile, principi per la sceneggiatura e per l'arte di scri
A Practical Hungarian Grammar with Glossary
Theatre and Celebrity in Britain 1660-2000
Anglais 1000 Mots et expressions de la presse : Vocabulaire et expressions du monde économique, soc
Spelling Made Easy
Ted Hughes: From Cambridge to Collected
International vergleichende Sozialforschung: Ansätze und Messkonzepte unter den Bedingungen der Glo
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.