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The Rise and Fall of British India

Imperialism as Inequality, 1st Edition

By Karl de Schweinitz Jr


282 pages

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A great deal of argument about the theory and practice of imperialism has been generated in recent years, much of it Eurocentric and much of it focusing on the causes of imperialism. In this singularly clear and perceptive study, first published in 1983, Karl de Schweinitz concentrates instead on a view of imperialism as a coercive relationship

Table of Contents

1. Imperialism 2. The Connection Established: England and India in the Early Seventeenth Century 3. British Imperial Rule Begins: Bengal 1750-1800 4. England in India: Seringapatam to the Great Revolt 1799-1857 5. England in India: The Great Revolt to World War 1 1857-1914 6. England Out Of India: 1947 and After 7. Imperialism as Inequality

About the Author

Karl de Schweinitz Jr

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General