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The karma of Brown folk
What does it mean to be a model minority? "How does it feel to be a problem?" asked W. E. B. Du Bois of black Americans in his classic The Reads very angry passionate one region, of south asia and aExpand
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The Poorer Nations: A Possible History of the Global South
In The Darker Nations, Vijay Prashad provided an intellectual history of the Third World and traced the rise and fall of the Non-Aligned Movement. With The Poorer Nations, Prashad takes up the storyExpand
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The Darker Nations: A People's History of the Third World
Vijay Prashad argues that the Third World is not a place but a political project. It is a term that emphasizes not subordination but power. The Third World as political project emerged among theExpand
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Native Dirt/Imperial Ordure: The Cholera of 1832 and the morbid resolutions of Modernity*
Why is India treated as the standing menace to the public health of the world? Is it something peculiar to Indian tradition which prevents India from enjoying the fruits of universal modernity? OrExpand
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The Technology of Sanitation in Colonial Delhi
  • V. Prashad
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • Modern Asian Studies
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I. Sewage Under Capitalism The preservation of the wealth and welfare of nations, and advances in culture and civilisation depend on how the sewage question is resolved.(von Liebig, 1850s). Delhi isExpand
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The protean forms of Yankee Hindutva
Movements in the diaspora must perforce settle accounts with the cultural frameworks within which they operate. When the Hindu Right sets off from the shores of South Asia, it has to come to termsExpand
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The Sun Never Sets: South Asian Migrants in an Age of U.S. Power
Acknowledgments Introduction Vivek Bald, Miabi Chatterji, Sujani Reddy, and Manu VimalasseryPart I. Overlapping Empires 1 Intimate Dependency, Race, and Trans-Imperial Migration Nayan Shah 2Expand
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American grand strategy and the assassination of the third world
Peter Gowan's brilliant analysis of U.S. primacy provokes this discussion on the role of the Third World since the 1940s. One cannot think of the cold war epoch without the constant pressure from theExpand
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