A Small Place Notes - A Small Place Not o 1- use of you to...

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A Small Place Not o 1- use of “you” to address reader, effectively other, creates distinct difference o presumed audience is a prospective tourist, upper middle class “white” in Europe/ North America o 6- remnants of colonialism o 7- government corruption o 8-10 concept of time o repairs are pending vs celebration of independence o wristwatches o 14- no sewage disposal system o 14 globalization in the imported food system o 15 being comfortable in your own skin—unique to the colonizer o 19 tourism turns someone else’s boredom into your own pleasure Chapter 2 o 23 uses parenthetical insertions to go off on tangents o bashes English, don’t know what to do when not ruling the world o no natural disaster could equal the harm of the English o 25 language difference, no using bad language contradictory to use of language to imperialize. o 26 why things get blown up o hold onto retribution o 27 28 chairity vs justice: scholarships, giving to children o 29 world view the farther you are away from home the better you
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2011 for the course SOC 14 taught by Professor Agis during the Spring '11 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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A Small Place Notes - A Small Place Not o 1- use of you to...

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