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Title Civilizing missions in colonial and postcolonial South Asia [electronic resource] : from improvement to development / edited by Carey A. Watt and Michael Mann.

Imprint London ; New York : Anthem Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description vi, 337 p. : ill., ports.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. The Raj's reforms and improvements : aspects of the British civilizing mission -- pt. 2. Colonialism, Indians and nongovernmental associations : the ambiguity and complexity of 'improvement' -- pt. 3. Indian 'self-civilizing' efforts c. 1900-1930 -- pt. 4. Transcending 1947 : colonial and postcolonial continuities.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Asia -- Social policy.
India -- Civilization -- British influences.
India -- Colonial influence.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Watt, Carey Anthony.
Mann, Michael, 1959-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781843318644 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1843318644 (hardback)
9780857288301 (e-book)

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