Home » The Contours of Eurocentrism: Race, History, and Political Texts by Silvia Rodr Maeso
The Contours of Eurocentrism: Race, History, and Political Texts Silvia Rodr Maeso

The Contours of Eurocentrism: Race, History, and Political Texts

Silvia Rodr Maeso

Published November 19th 2015
ISBN : 9780739184509
ebook
262 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

This book proposes an approach to Eurocentrism as a paradigm of knowledge production and interpretation rooted in the Western narrative of modernity and its racial governmentalities. It contributes to the critique of the contemporary workings ofMoreThis book proposes an approach to Eurocentrism as a paradigm of knowledge production and interpretation rooted in the Western narrative of modernity and its racial governmentalities. It contributes to the critique of the contemporary workings of Eurocentrism and racism that have frustrated the struggles for the decolonization of knowledge and continue to shape our understandings of the world order in racially hierarchical terms, by re-centering the West/Europe.