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Andrzej Piotrowski

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780816673049

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816673049.001.0001

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Closing Remarks

Closing Remarks

The West

(p.258) Closing Remarks
Architecture of Thought

Andrzej Piotrowski

University of Minnesota Press

This chapter reflects more generally on the Western perspective against which the examples in this book have been analyzed. It discusses how the West, or rather the forces that shaped European power elites, silenced or dismissed other modalities of thought by rendering them unintelligible. The identity of the West has been framed by the accumulated memory of such processes and mechanisms of cultural expansion.

Keywords:   West, European power elites, modalities, cultural expansions

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