Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital

Postcolonial Theory and the Specter of Capital

Vivek Chibber

Postcolonial thought has develop into significantly influential as a framework for knowing the worldwide South. it's also a faculty of concept renowned as a result of its rejection of the supposedly universalizing different types of the Enlightenment. during this devastating critique, fixed on behalf of the unconventional Enlightenment culture, Vivek Chibber bargains the main entire reaction but to postcolonial concept. targeting the highly well known Subaltern reviews venture, Chibber indicates that its foundational arguments are in accordance with a sequence of analytical and ancient misapprehensions. He demonstrates that it truly is attainable to confirm a universalizing idea with out succumbing to Eurocentrism or reductionism.

Postcolonial thought and the threat of Capital provides to be a old milestone in modern social conception.

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