Things fall away : Philippine historical experience and the makings of globalization / Neferti X.M. Tadiar.

By: Tadiar, Neferti Xina M. (Neferti Xina Maca), 1964-Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPost-contemporary interventions: ; e-Duke books scholarly collection: Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2009Description: 1 online resource (ix, 484 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780822392446; 0822392445Subject(s): Globalization -- Philippines | Philippines -- Civilization | Women -- Philippines | Philippines -- Social life and customs | Philippines -- Emigration and immigration | National characteristics, Philippine | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies | Civilization | Emigration and immigration | Globalization | Manners and customs | National characteristics, Philippine | Women | Philippines | Sozialer Wandel | Protest | Kultur | Philippinen | Guerilla | Frau | LITERARY CRITICISM / Semiotics & TheoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Things fall away.DDC classification: 305.5609599 LOC classification: DS664 | .T33 2009Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction. loosed upon the world -- Prostituted Filipinas and the crisis of Philippine culture -- Women alone -- Poetics of Filipina export -- Modern refuse in the "city of man" -- Petty adventures in (the nation's) capital -- Metropolitan debris -- Revolutionary imagination and the masses -- Guerilla passion and the unfinished cultural revolution -- The sorrows of people.
Summary: An argument that subaltern experiences that are devalued and overlooked in progressive late-twentieth-century Philippine literature have been essential to the social and economic changes wrought by globalization.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-467) and index.

Introduction. loosed upon the world -- Prostituted Filipinas and the crisis of Philippine culture -- Women alone -- Poetics of Filipina export -- Modern refuse in the "city of man" -- Petty adventures in (the nation's) capital -- Metropolitan debris -- Revolutionary imagination and the masses -- Guerilla passion and the unfinished cultural revolution -- The sorrows of people.

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An argument that subaltern experiences that are devalued and overlooked in progressive late-twentieth-century Philippine literature have been essential to the social and economic changes wrought by globalization.

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Neferti X. M. Tadiar is Professor of Women's Studies at Barnard College, Columbia University. She is the author of Fantasy-Production: Sexual Economies and Other Philippine Consequences for the New World Order , winner of the Philippine National Book Award.

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