The Consequences of Ideas
Abstract:Meera Nanda arguers first‐world intellectuals who espouse anti‐science, anti‐enlightenment, and relativist epistemological theories are guilty of supporting reactionary religious‐political movements in India (and elsewhere in the third‐world). I contend Nanda's argument betrays the very enlightenment ideas it aims to defend.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 2005-01-01