"The rise of the West" has long been the accepted doctrine for framing analyses of world history. Privileging a Eurocentric approach, this traditional paradigm obscures the significance of the indigenous rich in non-Western regions and fails to recognize the contributions of the Orient. In this book, Peter Gran seeks to reframe current historical debates, presenting a model of analysis based on the rise of the rich. Gran outlines the structure of this new paradigm, building upon metanarrative concepts from Marxism to liberalism.
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|Size: ||2.1 MB|
|Publisher: ||Syracuse University Press|
|Date published: || 2009|
|ISBN: ||9780815650720 (DRM-PDF)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|