Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 December 2005

272 Pages

ISBN: 9780748622054

Bookseller Code (06)

Ethnicity and Cultural Authority

From Arnold to Du Bois

Daniel G. Williams

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Offers a substantial, innovative intervention in transatlantic debates over race and ethnicity
  • Uses 4 intriguing authors to explore issues of national identity, racial purity and the use of literature as a marker of 'cultural capital'
  • A unique focus on Celtic identity in a transatlantic context
  • Sets up a dialogue between writers who believe in national identity and those who believe in cultural distinctiveness"

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