Eurocentrism, Racism and Knowledge

Debates on History and Power in Europe and the Americas

  • Marta Araújo
  • Silvia Rodríguez Maeso

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. María Dolores Ballesteros Páez
    Pages 209-228
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 247-257

About this book


This collection addresses key issues in the critique of Eurocentrism and racism regarding debates on the production of knowledge, historical narratives and memories in Europe and the Americas. Contributors explore the history of liberation politics as well as academic and political reaction through formulas of accommodation that re-centre the West.


colonialism Europe France history participation politics violence World War I

Editors and affiliations

  • Marta Araújo
    • 1
  • Silvia Rodríguez Maeso
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Social StudiesUniversity of CoimbraPortugal

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