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Review: Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

User Review  - Bradley - Goodreads

The analysis (or attack, if you prefer) of modernity continues. Chakrabarty usefully sums up the issues involved. Just started but very intrigued by this one. Read full review

Review: Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

User Review  - Maureen - Goodreads

also for chapter three, re-reading parts -- such an amazing, insightful book Read full review

Review: Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

User Review  - Walt - Goodreads

One of the worst college textbooks I ever read. The basic argument is that Europe is part of a larger world; and historians should not focus on how Europeans have changed other cultures; but how diverse cultures affect each other. Read full review

Review: Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

User Review  - Ian Drake - Goodreads

This is a study of how European ideas regarding development and capitalism as a stage in Marxist theory were adapted to other nations in the 19th and 20th centuries. Read full review

Review: Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

User Review  - Sylvie - Goodreads

Very dense reading. Opened my mind. Read full review

Review: Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

User Review  - Andy - Goodreads

An intelligent, productive book, though I'm afraid its reputation may be a bit inflated. The argument is somewhat damaged by Chakrabarty's rather monolithic view of European history, surprising from ... Read full review

Review: Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

Goodnight nurse! Marx, Heidegger, and some bedtime stories from upper class Kolkata on "difference"! Does Marx really open up a History 2 for wiggle room? Should we really trust Heidegger, a crazy man? I can't tell for sure! I found the argument aesthetically pleasing. Read full review

Review: Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

User Review  - AP - Goodreads

More coherent than Derrida, that's for sure. My favorite of the theory for Menon's class. Thank god that class is almost over. 10 days. 10 days. Read full review

Review: Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference

User Review  - Sara-Maria Sorentino - Goodreads

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