The weakness of Europe: challenging the idea of sheer European superiority | Curio

The weakness of Europe: challenging the idea of sheer European superiority

19 mins | Jun 14, 2019

For most of history, Europeans have had a very different relationship with the peoples of Africa and Asia than simple domination. Chris Nierstrasz, writing in Aeon magazine, challenges the commonly held belief that the European colonial empires were a sign of sheer European superiority.

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From Aeon magazine