Occidentalism: Modernity and Subjectivity
by Couze Venn
This important book critically addresses the becoming West' of Europe and investigates the becoming Modern' of the world. Drawing on the work of Derrida, Foucault, Levinas, Lyotard, Merleau-Ponty and Ricoeur, the book proposes that the question of postmodernity is inseparable from that of postcoloniality. The argument fully conveys the sense that modernity is in crisis. It...more
Paperback, 264 pages
Published March 8th 2001 by Sage Publications (CA)
(first published December 7th 2000)
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