Imagining	Asia(s):	Networks,	Actors,	Sites	(Transmissions,	Translations,	Reconstitutions:	Revisiting	Geographies	of	Buddha	Relics	in	the	Southern	Asian	Worlds	)
E-Books

Imagining Asia(s): Networks, Actors, Sites (Transmissions, Translations, Reconstitutions: Revisiting Geographies of Buddha Relics in the Southern Asian Worlds )

by Sraman Mukherjee

As a continent lying to the east of Europe, Asia has been malleable to different spatial and temporal imaginations and politics. Recent scholarship has highlighted how the seemingly self-contained regional configurations of West and Central Asia, South and Southeast Asia, and East Asia carved by the Area Studies paradigm reflect changing (geo)political and economic interests than historical or cultural roots. 

This volume advances the question as to what Asia is, and as to whether there existed one or many Asia(s). It seeks to explore Asian societies as interconnected formations through trajectories/networks of circulation of people, ideas, and objects in the longue durée. Moving beyond the divides of Area Studies scholarship and the arbitrary borders set by late colonial empires and the rise of post-colonial nation-states, this volume maps critically the configuration of contact zones in which mobile bodies, minds, and cultures interact to foster new images, identities, and imaginations of Asia.

Refer to this link for list of supported app: Click here!


Disclaimer: Our supplier will reach out via email with redemption process and code.


For any enquiries regarding E-books from Alkem, please contact support@alkem.com.sg


Status: Available For Purchase

Regular price
SGD 7.81
Sale price
SGD 7.81
Regular price
SGD 7.81
Unit price
per 
Tax included.

Delivered within 5 business days

Product Details

  • Publisher : ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute
  • Product Code : 9789814818865C08

About Author

Sraman Mukherjee

Sraman Mukherjee is Assistant Professor in the Department of Visual Arts at Ashoka University, India.