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Title Other globes [electronic resource] : past and peripheral imaginations of globalization / Simon Ferdinand, Irene Villaescusa-Illán, Esther Peeren, editors.

Published Cham : Palgrave Macmillan, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (311 p.).
Series Palgrave Studies in Globalization, Culture and Society
Palgrave studies in globalization, culture and society.
Springer Literature, Cultural and Media Studies eBooks 2019 English+International
Notes Description based upon print version of record.
Contents Intro; Acknowledgments; Contents; Notes on Contributors; List of Figures; Chapter 1 Introduction. Other Globes: Past and Peripheral Imaginations of Globalization; Globe, Earth, World, and Planet; Situating Global Imaginations; The Ascent of Modern Globalism; Critiques of Modern Globalism; Chapter Outline; Works Cited; Chapter 2 Protest from the Margins: Emerging Global Networks in the Early Sixteenth Century and Their German Detractors; Early Modern Globalization: Theoretical Considerations; Early Modern Globalization in the Context of European Humanism
Economic and Financial Objections to Global TradeNationalist and Xenophobic Responses; Global Trade as Violation of Divine Order and Sign of Moral Decline; Conclusion: Anti-Globalization Rhetoric Then and Now; Works Cited; Chapter 3 Being in the Globe: Hieronymus Bosch's The Garden of Earthly Delights at the Fringes of Modern Globalism; Overlapping Geographies; Modernity and Existential Space; Deconstructing Spatialities; Inhabiting the Globe; Coda: Dwelling and Domes; Works Cited; Chapter 4 The Nature of the Historical: Forming Worlds, Resisting the Temptation; Naturalesa; Claims of Culture
Reclaiming HistoryWorks Cited; Chapter 5 H. G. Wells and Planetary Prose; Works Cited; Chapter 6 Visions of Global Modernity in Hispano-Filipino Literature; Introduction; Writing the Philippines in the Language of Empire; Envisioning a Modern Philippines; Refiguring the Mapamundi; Conclusion; Works Cited; Chapter 7 Global Africa; The Global Vision of African Writing; Pan-Africanism; Transnational Africa; Transnation; Global Africa-Beyond Diaspora; Works Cited; Chapter 8 World-Imagining from Below; Works Cited; Chapter 9 Novelization in Decolonization, or, Postcolonialism Reconsidered
Libertarian OpticsTriangle, Circle, Square, Banana; The Question of Palestine; Works Cited; Chapter 10 Ethnoplanetarity: Contemporaneity and Scale in Patricio Guzmán's Nostalgia de la luz and El botón de nácar; Heteroscalarity; Contemporaneity; Ethnoplanetarity; Works Cited; Chapter 11 Weirding Earth: Reimagining the Global Through Speculative Cartographies in Literature, Art, and Music; Introduction: Beyond the Overview Effect; Toward New Syntheses of the Global; Negarestani's Geophilosophical Realism; Traumatic Transplantations in Area X; Fourth World Musics
The Sphere Undoing Itself Before Our EyesConclusion; Works Cited; Chapter 12 Planetary Lovers: On Annie Sprinkle and Beth Stephens's Water Makes Us Wet; Ecosexual Kinship; The Trouble with Mother Earth; Water Make Us Wet; Who Speaks for the Earth?; Conclusion; Works Cited; Chapter 13 A World in Miniatures: Judith Schalansky's Atlas of Remote Islands; Alterity-Oriented World-Making; Non-propositional World-Knowledge; Conclusion; Works Cited; Chapter 14 The End-of-the-World as World System; "Finally!"; Imagining an Ending; The Consolations of the Apocalypse; The Allure of the Natural Disaster
Notes Longing for Simplicity
Includes index.
Other author Ferdinand, Simon.
Villaescusa-Illán, Irene.
Peeren, Esther.
SpringerLink issuing body.
Subject Literature and globalization.
Globalization -- Social aspects.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9783030149802 (electronic bk.)
3030149803 (electronic bk.)