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By Ali Raza, Franziska Roy, Benjamin Zachariah

The years among the 1st and moment global Wars contain a severe second within the heritage of the area. within the aftermath of the 1st international struggle and the Bolshevik Revolution, participants and nations sought new ideas and blueprints for an international of better balance, equality, and interdependency. Their divergent ends and pursuits have been held jointly, if briefly, through a euphoria for the vastness and integratedness of the area and the need and optimism to remake it and form the way forward for humanity.

This quantity highlights this era within the political and social mobilization that contains the “internationalist moment,” during the lens of South Asians’ interactions with a much broader international and the broader world’s interactions with South Asia. The essays give a contribution to a transforming into, yet as but, insufficient box of the highbrow background of South Asia.

 

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