Download e-book for iPad: A Commonwealth of Knowledge: Science, Sensibility, and White by Saul Dubow

By Saul Dubow

ISBN-10: 0199296634

ISBN-13: 9780199296637

studying the connection of data to nationwide identification formation in glossy South Africa, this article explores how the cultivation of information served to aid white political ascendancy and claims to nationhood.

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