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Conscripts of Modernity: The Tragedy of Colonial Enlightenment

David Scott - History - 2004 - 279 pages
DIVUses C.L.R. James’sThe Black Jacobins as a jumping-off point for a reconsideration of colonial and postcolonial concepts of history, politics, and agency./div
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Conscripts of Modernity: The Tragedy of Colonial Enlightenment

David Scott - Political Science - 2004 - 296 pages
At this stalled and disillusioned juncture in postcolonial history—when many anticolonial utopias have withered into a morass of exhaustion, corruption, and authoritarianism ...
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Conscripts of Modernity: The Tragedy of Colonial Enlightenment

David Scott - Political Science - 2004 - 290 pages
At this stalled and disillusioned juncture in postcolonial history—when many anticolonial utopias have withered into a morass of exhaustion, corruption, and authoritarianism ...
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