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Ishmael"s white world

Paul Brodtkorb

Ishmael"s white world

a phenomenological reading of Moby Dick.

by Paul Brodtkorb

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Melville, Herman, 1819-1891,
  • Sea stories, American -- History and criticism,
  • Whales in literature,
  • Albinos and albinism,
  • White in literature

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesYale publications in American Studies,, 9
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2384.M62 B7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 170 p.
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5940714M
    LC Control Number65011176
    OCLC/WorldCa192962

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In Ishmael’s House sheds light on a time of prosperity and opportunity for Jews in Muslim lands stretching from Morocco to Afghanistan, with many instances of Muslim openness, support, and courage.

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Part of Ishmael's appeal as a narrator is that he is an open-minded character who is capable of change and growth. When he first meets Queequeg, in a bed they share at. Ishmael, a figure in the Tanakh and the Quran, was Abraham's first son according to Jews, Christians and l was born to Abraham and Sarah's handmaiden Hagar (Genesis ).According to the Genesis account, he died at the age of (Genesis ).

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This book tells the stranger-than-fiction story of how a poor white family from Indiana was scapegoated into prominence as America's worst family by the eugenics movement in the early twentieth century, then reinvented in the s as part of a vanguard of social rebellion.

In what becomes a profoundly unsettling counter-history of the United States, Nathaniel Deutsch traces how the Ishmaels. This book tells the stranger-than-fiction story of how a poor white family from Indiana was scapegoated into prominence as America's "worst" family by the eugenics movement in the early twentieth century, then "reinvented" in the s as part of a vanguard of social rebellion.

In what becomes a profoundly unsettling counter-history of the United States, Nathaniel Deutsch traces how. A summary of Chapters 15–18 in David Guterson's Snow Falling on Cedars. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Snow Falling on Cedars and what it means.

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In pre–Civil War Virginia, people who are white, whatever their degree of refinement, are considered “the Quality” while those who are black, whatever their degree of dignity, are regarded as “the Tasked.”.Additionally, Ishmael represents the fundamental contradiction between the story of Moby-Dick and its setting.

Melville has created a profound and philosophically complicated tale and set it in a world of largely uneducated working-class men; Ishmael, thus, seems less .In the novel, Ishmael, Daniel Quinn illustrates to the reader that both characters Ishmael and the narrator held in captivity, but so is the reader.

Through Ishmael’s background story, we learned that he was held in captivity by humans in three different ways: in a zoo, a carnival, and a cage.