Civilizing Natures: Race, Resources, and Modernity in Colonial South India available in Hardcover
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- Rutgers University Press
Through detailed case studies, Kavita Philip shows how race and nature are fundamental to understanding colonial modernities. Through its insightful combination of methodologies from both the humanities and the social sciences, Civilizing Natures casts new light on our understanding of the relationships between science and religion, premodern and civilized, and environment and society.
Table of Contents
|2||A Local Story: English Mud||29|
|7||A Global Story: Imperial Science Rescues a Tree||171|