Institutions and Ideologies: A SOAS South Asia Reader

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Routledge, Feb 1, 2013 - Social Science - 320 pages
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Informative, timely and accessible introduction to the study of South Asia by leading scholars in the field.
 

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Contents

Preface PeterRobb
Ideologies
Classicial Hindu scriptures
victim or victor?
Some observations on the evolution of Modern Standard Punjabi
English lexis syntax and idiomas detenninantsof modern Hindi usage Snell
A hero or a traitor? The Gurkha soldier in Nepali literature
Milton and Madhusudan
Indian architecture and the English vision
GilesTillotson Part II Institutions
Legalpluralism in the Hindu marriage
event and process
Peter Robb 13 Smallpoxand colonial medicine in nineteenthcentury India
Index
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David Arnold is professor emeritus of Asian and global history in the Department of History at the University of Warwick. Among his numerous works are "Science, Technology and Medicine in Colonial India"; "Gandhi"; and "The Tropics and the Traveling Gaze: India, Landscape, and Science, 1800 1856".

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