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Habitations of Modernity: Essays in the Wake of Subaltern Studies

Dipesh Chakrabarty - History - 2002 - 173 pages
In Habitations of Modernity, Dipesh Chakrabarty explores the complexities of modernism in India and seeks principles of humaneness grounded in everyday life that may elude ...
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Rethinking Working-class History: Bengal, 1890-1940

Dipesh Chakrabarty - Business & Economics - 2000 - 245 pages
This study combines a history of the jute-mill workers of Calcutta with a look at labour history in Marxist scholarship. The text examines the milieu of the jute-mill workers ...
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Carol A. Breckenridge, Sheldon Pollock, Homi K. Bhabha, Dipesh Chakrabarty - Social Science - 2002 - 241 pages
As the final installment of Public Culture’s Millennial Quartet, Cosmopolitanism assesses the pasts and possible futures of cosmopolitanism—or ways of thinking, feeling, and ...
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From the Colonial to the Postcolonial: India and Pakistan in Transition

Dipesh Chakrabarty, Rochona Majumdar, Andrew Sartori - History - 2007 - 369 pages
Contributed articles presented in a conference organized at the University of Chicago in April 2005.
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Africa, Asia, and the History of Philosophy: Racism in the Formation of the ...

Peter K. J. Park - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 253 pages
A historical investigation of the exclusion of Africa and Asia from modern histories of philosophy.
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Opponents of the Annales School

Joseph Tendler - History - 2013 - 288 pages
For nearly a hundred years, the Annales School has courted controversy: its adherents revolutionised historical research; they augmented the number of topics admissible in ...
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Rethinking the Other in Antiquity

Erich S. Gruen - History - 2010 - 416 pages
Prevalent among classicists today is the notion that Greeks, Romans, and Jews enhanced their own self-perception by contrasting themselves with the so-called Other--Egyptians ...
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The Hedgehog and the Fox: An Essay on Tolstoy's View of History (Second Edition)

Isaiah Berlin - Philosophy - 2013 - 144 pages
"The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing." This ancient Greek aphorism, preserved in a fragment from the poet Archilochus, describes the central thesis ...
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