Saturday, February 9, 2013

Thomas Friedman 'discovers' that the World still refers to History (not engineering)

'History' in the American vernacular is seen as dismissive & denigrating: "Oh, but that's history!" 
"... That’s why I like coming to Delhi to talk about the region. Indian officials tend to think in centuries, not months, and they look at the map of the Middle East without any of the British-drawn colonial borders. ..."

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