Vasant Kaiwar

Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of History

External address: 
312 Carr Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90719, Durham, NC 27708-0719
Phone: 
(919) 684-5439

Kaiwar, V. "Famines of Structural Adjustment in Colonial India." In Nationalism and Imperialism in South and Southeast Asia: Essays in Honour of Damodar R. SarDesai,edited by R Long and A Kaminsky. Manohar, 2012. (Essay)

Kaiwar, V. "Post-colonialism, Eurocentrism, and the Question of Universalism." In World Orders Revisited,edited by U Engel and M Middell,17-51. University of Leipzig Press, 2010. (Essay)

Kaiwar, V, and Mazumdar, S. "Coordinates of Orientalism: Reflections on the Antinomy of the Universal and the Particular." In From Orientalism to Postcolonialism: Asia-Europe and the Lineages of Difference,19-43. Routledge, 2009. (Essay)

Kaiwar, V. "Hybrid and Alternative Modernities: Critical Reflections on Postcolonial Studies and the Project of Provincializing Europe." In From Orientalism to Postcolonialism: Asia-Europe and the Lineages of Difference,edited by S Mazumdar, V Kaiwar, and T Labica,206-238. Routledge, 2009. (Essay)

Kaiwar, V. "Colonialism, difference and exoticism in the formation of the postcolonial metanarrative." In Pierre Guerlain and Thierry Madjid Labica (eds.), Perspectives transatlantiques sur les empires, Colloque organisé a l’université de Paris, X, Nanterre, Publications Paris X. L’université de Caen, 2007.

Kaiwar, V. "Towards Orientalism and Nativism: The Impasse of Subaltern Studies." In Historical Materialism,189-248. 2004.

Kaiwar, V. "Race, Orient, Nation in the Time-Space Modernity." In The Antinomies of Modernity,edited by V Kaiwar and S Mazumdar. Verso Press, U.K, 2003. (Chapter)

Kaiwar, V. "The Aryan Model of History: The Politics of Identity in an Age of Revolutions, Colonialism and Nationalism." In The Antinomies of Modernity,edited by V Kaiwar and S Mazumdar. Verso Press, U.K, 2003.

Kaiwar, V. "Improvement without Revolution: The Impasse of Colonial Agriculture Science." In Festschrift for Stanley Wolpert,edited by R Long. Delhi: Orient Longman, 2001.

Kaiwar, V. "What is Postcolonial Orientalism and How Does it Matter?." Transeuropéennes (Paris), (December 2010).

Kaiwar, V. "Experiments in South Africa." Economic and Political Weekly 42 (January 2007): 111-113. (Academic Article)

Kaiwar, V. "Silences in Postcolonial Thought." Economic and Political Weekly 40 (August 2005): 3732-3738. (Academic Article)

Vasant Kaiwar, . "Comments on Fascism and 'Functional Substitutes for Fascism'." Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 20 (2002): 91-104. (Academic Article)

Kaiwar, V. "Nature, property and polity in colonial Bombay." JOURNAL OF PEASANT STUDIES 27, no. 2 (January 2000): 1-49. Full Text

Kaiwar, V. "Philosophy and Politics in the Hind Swaraj of Mohandas Gandhi." Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies: 50-69. (Academic Article)

Mazumdar, S, Kaiwar, V, and Labica, T. "From Orientalism to Postcolonialism: Asia, Europe and the lineages of difference." From Orientalism to Postcolonialism: Asia, Europe and the Lineages of Difference 9780203872314 (September 15, 2009): 1-244. Full Text