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Title The idea of freedom in Asia and Africa / edited by Robert H. Taylor
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 329 pages)
Series The making of modern freedom
Making of modern freedom.
Contents Itineraries of ideas of freedom in Africa : precolonial to postcolonial / Crawford Young -- African states and the search for freedom / William J. Foltz -- Developmentalism, revolution, and freedom in the Arab East : the cases of Egypt, Syria, and Iraq / James L. Gelvin -- Ideas of freedom in modern India / Sudipta Kaviraj -- Freedom in Burma and Thailand : inside or outside the state? / Robert H. Taylor -- Reverberations of freedom in the Philippines and Vietnam / Benedict J. Tria Kerkvliet -- Japan : state, society, and collective goods versus the individual / Sheldon Garon -- Redefinitions of freedom in China / Andrew J. Nathan
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Imperialism.
National liberation movements -- Africa.
National liberation movements -- Asia.
Nationalism -- Africa -- History -- 20th century.
Nationalism -- Asia -- History -- 20th century.
Developing countries.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Taylor, Robert H., 1943-
ISBN 0585457824 (electronic bk.)
9780585457826 (electronic bk.)