Author:Satheese Chandra Bose & Shiju Sam Varughese (Eds)


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Kerala Modernity: Ideas, Spaces and Practices in Transition

By: Satheese Chandra Bose & Shiju Sam Varughese (Eds)

Price: $31.80

Publisher: New Delhi, Orient BlackSwan:

Seller ID: 1202398

ISBN: 8125057226

Condition: New

The southwest coast of India has always been a significant site within the global network of relations through trade and exchange of ideas, commodities, technologies, skills and labour. The much longer history of colonial experience makes Kerala’s engagement with modernity polyvalent and complex. Without understanding the multiple space-times of this region, it is impossible to make sense of the complexities of Kerala modernity beyond its general description as ‘Malayalee modernity’. From the colonial pepper trade and Narayana Guru’s philosophical engagement with the question of caste... View more info