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“Auspicio Regis et Senatus Angliae”: Crisis and Response in Britain after 1688

Philip J. Stern

in The Company-State: Corporate Sovereignty and the Early Modern Foundations of the British Empire in India

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393736
eISBN:
9780199896837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393736.003.0007
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Mirroring its predecessor, this chapter follows the political challenges the Company faced in Britain after 1688. As the Company was expanding in fits and starts in Asia, it was increasingly coming ... More


“The Day of Small Things”: Civic Governance in the New Century

Philip J. Stern

in The Company-State: Corporate Sovereignty and the Early Modern Foundations of the British Empire in India

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393736
eISBN:
9780199896837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393736.003.0008
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Picking up where chapter six left off, this chapter continues to follow the slow expansion of the Company-State in Asia. Though the Company was established on a new constitutional footing in Britain ... More


Nationalism versus Communalism

Gyanendra Pandey

in The Construction of Communalism in Colonial North India

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198077305
eISBN:
9780199081097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198077305.003.0007
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter shows how from the 1920s, there arose a new contest between two different conceptions of nationalism — one that recognized the givenness of ‘pre-existing’ communities which were to form ... More


Conclusion

Anandita Bajpai

in Speaking the Nation: The Oratorical Making of Secular, Neoliberal India

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780199481743
eISBN:
9780199095520
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199481743.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

The Conclusion presents a review of the key findings. It draws the consistencies and the inconsistencies in the rhetoric of Prime Ministers Rao, Vajpayee, Singh and Modi. It engages in a transversal ... More


The Higher Civil Service since Independence

S.R. Maheshwari

in Public Administration in India: The Higher Civil Service

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195683769
eISBN:
9780199080373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195683769.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

This chapter examines the structure and evolution of higher civil service in India since independence. With the exit of the British from India in 1947, the highly restricted objectives of governance ... More


The Life of Hinduism

John Stratton Hawley and Vasudha Narayanan (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520249134
eISBN:
9780520940079
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520249134.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

This book presents Hinduism as a vibrant, truly “lived” religion. Celebrating the diversity for which Hinduism is known, it begins its journey in the “new India” of Bangalore, India's Silicon Valley, ... More


Reengineering India: Work, Capital, and Class in an Offshore Economy

Carol Upadhya

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199461486
eISBN:
9780199087495
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199461486.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Reengineering India explores India’s post-liberalization transformation through the lens of the software industry. It is an anthropological study of work, capital, and class in the software industry, ... More


Conclusion: What’s New about the ‘New India’?

Carol Upadhya

in Reengineering India: Work, Capital, and Class in an Offshore Economy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780199461486
eISBN:
9780199087495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199461486.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

The Conclusion summarizes the main arguments of the book, pulling together the threads that connect the various chapters: the production and circulation of different forms of value, the multiple ... More


Speaking the Nation: The Oratorical Making of Secular, Neoliberal India

Anandita Bajpai

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780199481743
eISBN:
9780199095520
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199481743.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

Untangling the logical, lexical, and semantic patterns of the multiple official speeches of Indian prime ministers, Speaking the Nation gauges how the Indian state has been projected by different ... More


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