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The eighteenth century in Indian history

evolution or revolution?

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • India -- History -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titles18th century in Indian history
      Statementedited by P.J. Marshall.
      SeriesOxford in India readings.
      ContributionsMarshall, P. J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS461.8 .E54 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 456 p. :
      Number of Pages456
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3709622M
      ISBN 100195659813
      LC Control Number2003306582

        The eighteenth century occupies a special position in Indian history as it is literally positioned between two empires. In recent decades, the century has engaged the attention of historians who have located important social processes in the period that merit as much attention as the decline of the Mughal political structure. M. Athar Ali, The Eighteenth Century: an interpretation, Indian Historical Review, vol. 5, nos. , , pp. society as reflected in the involving musical and architectural style in the wake ofFile Size: KB.

        White Mughals is a must for anyone interested in Indian history, particularly the early history of the British Raj. It turns everything one assumes about the exclusive, closed, late Raj Period on its head because it deals with a time when the British were open to Indian civilization, a period that extended from their arrival in India to roughly the late 18th century.5/5(5).   This narrative history reads almost like a novel, and effectively weaves the politics of a critical time in Indian history into what is ultimately a well researched love story. And while focusing on one couple, the book gives an expansive look at a phenomenon of Anglo-Indian relations as the phenomenon was dying out and relations between the /5().

      Institute on an Amsterdam street and found a book called Indian Science and Technology in the Eighteenth Century on the shelf. I took it down, curious. It was by a person named Dharampal whom I had not heard of before as a person or scholar active in that area of research. I took the book home and devoured it the same Size: 1MB. India -- History -- 18th century. Contents. General assessments of the eighteenth century. The problem of the eighteenth century / Frank Perlin ; Eighteenth century India: another view / Burton Stein ; Recent theories of eighteenth-century India / M. Athar Ali ; The eighteenth century in Indian economic history / .


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The eighteenth-century Indian rulers showed little interest in things Western except in their weapons of war and techniques of military training.

Except Tipu, they were content with the ideological apparatus they had inherited from the Mughals and other sixteenth-and seventeenth-century rulers. The eighteenth century was thus depicted as marking a drastic change in the course of Indian history.

However, the overall consensus of the book remains that of an evolutionary pattern of change. The Telegraph this volume is a commendable attempt to bring out essential aspects [of eighteenth century] --The Statesman useful compilation of the material on the political and economic history of India in the eighteenth century --The Book ReviewThe eighteenth century the era of the fall of the Mughals, the rise of regional successor.

J. van Leur may have been surprised by the resilience of the eighteenth century as a category in Indian (more often now styled South Asian) history. In truth, van Leur's strong aversion to the idea of an eighteenth century in Asia, which The eighteenth century in Indian history book mainly out of his expertise in Indonesian history, always seemed odd from a South Asian perspective.

The eighteenth century in India was an important period of transition and remains the subject of continuing debate among scholars of late medieval and modern Indian history/5. The Eighteenth Century in Indian History by Prof.

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A distinguished roster of contributors and a comprehensive collection of essays makes this book a must-read for historians, political analysts, students and non-specialist readers interested in. Get this from a library. The eighteenth century in Indian history: evolution or revolution?. [P J Marshall;] -- "The eighteenth century-the era of the fall of the Mughals, the rise of regional successor states, and the beginnings of British domination-has been a topic of intense academic debate.

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But, as Travers notes, the fact that Britons described their actions as if they accorded with the political traditions of India’s past ‘blurs the edges between the categories of “British” and “indigenous” politics in the eighteenth century’. Travers’s book seriously complicates arguments about the extent to which the transition.- Buy The Eighteenth Century In India (Debates in Indian History) book online at best prices in India on Read The Eighteenth Century In India (Debates in Indian History) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders/5(6).

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