Book review: From the Ruins of Empire – Pankaj Mishra

How can a people respond to the loss of their independence to another people who are military superior? Should they blindly copy their oppressors? Should they wholly reject everything the oppressors stand for, and instead redevelop the purity of their own culture? Or should they adopt crucial elements of the oppressor's culture and economy, while … Continue reading Book review: From the Ruins of Empire – Pankaj Mishra