A Global Conceptual History of Asia, 1860–1940

by Hagen Schulz-Forberg
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Publisher: Taylor and Francis

Series: Perspectives in Economic and Social History

Publication Date: October 06, 2015

ISBN: 9781317318064

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Contributors to this volume explore the changing concepts of the social and the economic during a period of fundamental change across Asia. They challenge accepted explanations of how Western knowledge spread through Asia and show how versatile Asian intellectuals were in introducing European concepts and in blending them with local traditions.