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Hegemony, shifting identities and conversions

Biswamoy Pati

in South Asia from the margins: Echoes of Orissa, 1800-2000

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719086588
eISBN:
9781781704646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086588.003.0003
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter questions a basic assumption about Hinduism being a non-converting religion. It examines the process through which tribes and outcastes were/are ‘integrated’ into the caste system. While ... More


‘Satan's Wretched Slaves’: Indian Society and the Evangelical Imagination

in Slavery, Abolitionism and Empire in India, 1772-1843

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846317583
eISBN:
9781846317255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317255.013
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

During the 1810s and 1820s, there was a dearth of information about slavery in India, especially when compared to the abundance of material available on labour practices in the Western hemisphere. ... More


India

Daniel I. O’Neill

in Edmund Burke and the Conservative Logic of Empire

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520287822
eISBN:
9780520962866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520287822.003.0004
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter examines Edmund Burke's arguments relative to the British Empire in India. It first considers Burke's crusade to impeach and convict Warren Hastings, the former governor general of ... More


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