The Postcolonial Orient: The Politics of Difference and the Project of Provincialising Europe (Historical Materialism Book)

The Postcolonial Orient: The Politics of Difference and the Project of Provincialising Europe (Historical Materialism Book)

Vasant Kaiwar


In this far-reaching and insightful paintings, Vasant Kaiwar analyzes the political, fiscal, and ideological cross-currents that experience formed and proficient postcolonial experiences. Kaiwar mobilizes Marxism to illustrate that subaltern stories is marred by means of orientalism, and that some distance richer understandings of ‘Europe’ let alone ‘colonialism’, ‘modernity’ and ‘difference’ are attainable with out a postcolonialism captive to phenomenological-existentialism and post-structuralism.

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