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Slippery word, ambiguous praxis: Race and late 18th-century voyagers in Oceania

Douglas, Bronwen

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This paper traces the presence, absence, and shifting connotations of the term 'race' and the idea of human classification in representations of indigenous Oceanian people by navigators, naturalists and artists on 18th-century British and French voyages.

dc.contributor.authorDouglas, Bronwen
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-13T23:02:27Z
dc.identifier.issn0022-3344
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/84896
dc.description.abstractThis paper traces the presence, absence, and shifting connotations of the term 'race' and the idea of human classification in representations of indigenous Oceanian people by navigators, naturalists and artists on 18th-century British and French voyages.
dc.publisherCarfax Publishing, Taylor & Francis Group
dc.sourceJournal of Pacific History
dc.titleSlippery word, ambiguous praxis: Race and late 18th-century voyagers in Oceania
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.description.refereedYes
local.identifier.citationvolume41
dc.date.issued2006
local.identifier.absfor210301 - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History
local.identifier.absfor220206 - History and Philosophy of Science (incl. Non-historical Philosophy of Science)
local.identifier.absfor210313 - Pacific History (excl. New Zealand and Maori)
local.identifier.ariespublicationMigratedxPub13123
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationDouglas, Bronwen, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue1
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage1
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage29
local.identifier.doi10.1080/00223340600652268
dc.date.updated2015-12-12T07:47:24Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-34548204093
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