The emergence of Indian nationalism: competition and collaboration in the later nineteenth century.
by Seal, Anil.
|Format:||Print Book 1968|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
In this volume Dr Seal analyses the social roots of the rather confused stirrings towards political organisations of the 1870s and 1880s which brought about the foundation of the Indian National Congress. He is concerned not only with the politicians, viceroys and civil servants but with the social structure of those parts of India where political movements were most prominent at the time. The emphasis of this work is more upon Indian politics than upon British policy: the associations in Bengal and Bombay, the genesis of the Congress and the Muslim breakaway which accentuated the political divisions in India.
|Series||Political change in modern South Asia|
India -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
|Publisher|| London :Cambridge U.P.,1968
xvi, 416 pages : maps ; 23 cm.
Bibliography: pages 386-403.