By Hamid Dabashi,Walter Mignolo
'In Can Non-Europeans Think? Dabashi takes his refined yet energetic polemic to a different level.'
What occurs to thinkers who function open air the ecu philosophical pedigree? during this powerfully honed polemic, Hamid Dabashi argues that they're at all times marginalised, patronised and misrepresented.
Challenging, pugnacious and fashionable, Can Non-Europeans Think? forges a brand new standpoint in postcolonial concept by way of interpreting how highbrow debate maintains to augment a colonial regime of data, albeit in a brand new guise.
Based on years of scholarship and activism, this insightful choice of philosophical explorations is sure to unsettle and pleasure in equivalent measure.
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