Lecture: Viren Murthy „Hegelian Master Narratives and Periodizing Japanese and Chinese Modernity“

Oeconomicum OEC 0.168

Abstract: Scholars of Asian studies have something of a love-hate relationship with Hegel; they love to cite him as the epitome of Eurocentrism, modernization theory and the legitimation of colonialism. Despite their prevalence, such criticisms overlook both the complexities of Hegel’s philosophy and the different ways in which Asian intellectuals attempted to turn Hegel on […]