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Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Rochelle Pinto

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

This book explores the contours of print production in Goa as an extension of the questions that had prompted the studies on print in colonial India. It looks into the nature of and principles ... More


Heterogeneity, Commons, and Privatization: Agrarian Institutional Change in Goa

Pranab Mukhopadhyay

in Promise, Trust and Evolution: Managing the Commons of South Asia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199213832
eISBN:
9780191707438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213832.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

In the debate on common property resource management, asset redistribution and privatization of commons have emerged as contentious issues. This chapter uses a case study in Goa, India, to examine ... More


Portuguese Seas

R. Po‐chia Hsia

in A Jesuit in the Forbidden City: Matteo Ricci 1552-1610

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199592258
eISBN:
9780191595622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592258.003.0002
Subject:
History, Asian History, History of Religion

After arrival in Portugal, Ricci received further training at the University in Coimbra. There is a description of Lisbon, the gateway of Portugal and Europe to the world, an entrepôt of exotic ... More


Introduction: The Goan Elite and their Nineteenth Century

Rochelle Pinto

in Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.003.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History

The visibility accorded by print to the self-reflexive representations of a Catholic Goan elite helped crystallize assumptions about the century and its location within the history of colonial Goa. ... More


Borrowing a Past: History, Culture, Nation

Rochelle Pinto

in Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.003.0002
Subject:
History, Indian History

Boaventura de Sousa Santos offered a theory about the subaltern status of Portuguese colonialism compared with the normative status of British colonialism, noting that since the seventeenth century, ... More


Education and its Languages

Rochelle Pinto

in Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.003.0004
Subject:
History, Indian History

One of the reasons why the colonial state’s singular positive linguistic agenda that Portuguese be taught in schools did not determine the future linguistic repertoire of Goa, was because the ... More


The Unhappy Period of Revolution: Norms for Newsprint

Rochelle Pinto

in Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.003.0005
Subject:
History, Indian History

In British India, the colonial state was assumed to be a centred and decisive entity that put in place norms and strictures concerning print which were contested and transformed in their colonial ... More


The Truth about Pamphlets

Rochelle Pinto

in Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.003.0006
Subject:
History, Indian History

In Goa, the end of the nineteenth century and the beginning of the twentieth century were marked by two instances of conflict and revolt. This chapter examines two separate sets of pamphlets to ... More


Divergent Literary Histories

Rochelle Pinto

in Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.003.0007
Subject:
History, Indian History

Literary historians of colonial India have elaborated how the spheres of education, linguistics, and literature have been reshaped under the colonial state. Compared to the domain of literature in ... More


The Province of the Novel

Rochelle Pinto

in Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.003.0008
Subject:
History, Indian History

The earliest novels in Goa appeared in the 1860s, synthesizing the disparities in cultural ideologies that arose from a range of contemporary concerns. Goan writers were exposed to European ... More


The Domain of Konkani

Rochelle Pinto

in Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.003.0009
Subject:
History, Indian History

During the nineteenth century, J. H. da Cunha Rivara, the Secretary to the Governor General, and Goa’s elite advocated a wider use of Konkani despite not using the language themselves as a literary ... More


Against Exceptionalism

Rochelle Pinto

in Between Empires: Print and Politics in Goa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195690477
eISBN:
9780199081899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195690477.003.0010
Subject:
History, Indian History

In his study ‘Imperial and Colonial Encounters: Some Reflections’, Sanjay Subrahmanyam argues that an account of local histories such as that of Goa can provide an alternative view of the possible ... More


Inquisitive Legacies: Ecologies of Power and Goan Modernity

R. Benedito Ferrão

in Places of Nature in Ecologies of Urbanism

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9789888390595
eISBN:
9789888390281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888390595.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

In keeping with the shift of the modern Indian nation-state to the religio-political right, minority legacies in such regions as the Malabar and Konkan coasts are either being obfuscated or ... More


Goa: The Dynamics of Reversal

Solano Jose Savio da Silva

in Power, Policy, and Protest: The Politics of India's Special Economic Zones

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198097341
eISBN:
9780199082865
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198097341.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter examines the trajectory of Goa’s experience with its Special Economic Zone policy and provides an explanation for its radical turnaround, which distinguishes it from every other state. ... More


Courts and Bar Associations 1

A.G. Noorani

in CONSTITUTIONAL QUESTIONS AND CITIZENS' RIGHTS: An Omnibus Comprising Constitutional Questions in India and Citizens' Rights, Judges and State Accountability

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195678291
eISBN:
9780199080588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195678291.003.0072
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the Supreme Court's ruling on the functions and duties of Bar Associations in India, looking primarily at the judgment delivered on 5 September 1995 on behalf of Justice K. R. ... More


The arrival of the English in Macau

Rogério Miguel Puga

in The British Presence in Macau, 1635-1793

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9789888139798
eISBN:
9789888180752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888139798.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

The retreat of the English from the Far East was temporary. The Convention of Goa, signed in 1635, opened the gateway to Macau once again for the English vessels. The convention was signed with the ... More


Goa: Decline of the North–South Divide?

Maria Do Ceu Rodrigues

in Party Competition in Indian States: Electoral Politics in Post-Congress Polity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780198099178
eISBN:
9780199082988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198099178.003.0023
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter highlights the blurring of the well-known North–South divide in Goa, especially with the 2012 Assembly elections. The 2009 elections restored this famous divide, where the majority Hindu ... More


Sex and love on the road

Sharif Gemie and Brian Ireland

in The Hippie Trail: A History

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781526114624
eISBN:
9781526132437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526114624.003.0003
Subject:
History, Social History

The chapter begins by re-telling one female traveller’s unusual experience on the Afghan-Pakistan border. Some historical context concerning the nature and limits of the ‘sexual revolution’ is given. ... More


The relic state: St Francis Xavier and the politics of ritual in Portuguese India

Pamila Gupta

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719090615
eISBN:
9781781708002
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090615.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This book is a study of the complex nature of colonial and missionary power in Portuguese India. Written as a historical ethnography, it explores the evolving shape of a series of Catholic festivals ... More


Introduction: the relic state

Pamila Gupta

in The relic state: St Francis Xavier and the politics of ritual in Portuguese India

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719090615
eISBN:
9781781708002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090615.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This first chapter introduces the major theoretical and methodological contributions of this case study, with in-depth discussions off several distinct areas of scholarship: colonial and postcolonial ... More


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