Unformatted text preview: the ‘white’ control to protect the women. 6) In the article, ‘respectability’ is a way for colonialists to construct and define boundaries between the colonizers and the colonized through ‘good colonial living’. Explain what this means, and the role European women played in this construction. 7) What role did European women play in ensuring the health and productivity of the men? What importance did this have in terms of ensuring ‘racial purity’? 8) Towards the end of the article, Stoler describes European women as ‘instruments of race-culture’. Explain this link between race and culture....
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- Fall '10
- Colonialism, European women, Ann Stoler, Cultures Ann Stoler