ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Culture and Ideology-Contradictions in Intellectual Transformation of Colonial Society in India

Contradictions in Intellectual Transformation of Colonial Society in India K N Panikkar The colonial conquest underlined the weaknesses of the traditional order and the need for reform and regeneration of its institutions. Colonial hegemonisation tended to destroy the tradition itself A cultural-ideological struggle ensued on two planes simultaneously: against the ideological basis of the traditional order as well as against the colonial hegemonisation.

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