Crafting the Nation in Colonial India
Drawing on a wide range of archival evidence, Abigail McGowan argues that crafts seized the political imagination in western India because they provided a means of debating the present and future of the country.
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1 Demanding Knowledge Documenting the Body
From Colonial Knowledge to the Problem with Crafts
Preservationist Design and the Independent Artisan
Rationalization Efficiency and the Cult of the Craftsman
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