Body Trade: Captivity, Cannibalism and Colonialism in the Pacific

1st Edition

Barbara Creed, Jeanette Hoorn

Published April 12, 2002
Reference - 328 Pages - 14 Color Illustrations
ISBN 9780415938426 - CAT# RT3436

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Body Trade exposes myths surrounding the trade in heads, cannibalism, captive white women, the display of indigenous people in fairs and circuses, the stolen generations, the 'comfort' women and the making of the exotic/erotic body. This is a lively and intriguiung comtribution to the study of the postcolonial body.


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