Please respond to both of the following two (2) questions (minimum 250 words). 1) Why does Farish Noor compare historical records that might appear contradictory in the way that they boastfully acknowledge OR erase colonial violence in Southeast Asia? 2

Please respond to both of the following two (2) questions (minimum 250 words). 1) Why does Farish Noor compare historical records that might appear contradictory in the way that they boastfully acknowledge OR erase colonial violence in Southeast Asia? 2