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Unbecoming Modern

Colonialism, Modernity, Colonial Modernities

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Published by Berghahn Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Colonization & independence,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Social History,
  • Sociology - General,
  • History,
  • Colonies,
  • Congresses,
  • Historiography,
  • Philosophy,
  • History: World

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSaurabh Dube (Editor), Ishita Banerjee-Dube (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13179713M
    ISBN 108187358238
    ISBN 109788187358237

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