Rethinking Modernity: Postcolonialism and the Sociological Imagination
Author: Bhambra, Gurminder K.
Pub Date: 11/04/2007
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Winner of the 2008 BSA Philip Abrams Memorial Prize this book presents a radical challenge to ideas of modernity in contemporary sociology. Critiquing Eurocentric accounts of modernity, this study provides a postcolonial analysis of the Renaissance, the French Revolution and the Industrial Revolution.