Mishra, Pankaj.

From the ruins of empire : the revolt against the west and the remaking of Asia / Pankaj Mishra. - New Delhi : Allen Lane, 2012. - ix, 356 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-340) and index.

Provides an overview of the great thinkers and philosophical leaders from across Asia who helped change and shape the modern continent, including Tagore and Gandhi in India, Liang Qichao in China and Abdurreshi al Ibrahim in the Ottoman Empire.

9781846144783 (hbk.) 978241954676 (pbk.)


Intellectuals--Asia--Biography.
Anti-imperialist movements--History.--Asia
Social change--History.--Asia
East and West--History.


Asia--Intellectual life--19th century.
Asia--Intellectual life--20th century.
Asia--Biography.
Asia--Relations--Western countries.
Western countries--Relations--Asia.

950.40922 MIS / 002281
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