By Jan van Bremen,Akitoshi Shimizu
What this assortment demonstrates is that colonialism used to be not just a Western phenomenon, yet 'Eastern' in addition. And that jap or chinese language anthropologists have been additionally engaged in learning topic peoples.
But anywhere they have been and whoever they have been anthropologists regularly had a posh and troublesome dating with the colonial nation. The latter observed a few anthropologists' sympathy for 'the natives' as a chance, whereas nonetheless anthropological wisdom used to be used for the learning of colonial officials.
The influence of the colonial scenario at the formation of anthropological theories is a crucial if no longer simply replied query, and the comparability of reports in Asia provided during this ebook additional is helping to light up this advanced relationship.
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Anthropology and Colonialism in Asia: Comparative and Historical Colonialism (Anthropology of Asia) by Jan van Bremen,Akitoshi Shimizu