Modern India, JM Brown

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Content: modern India The Origins of an Asian Democracy Second Edition JUDITH M. BROWN Oxford University PRESS
CONTENTS
List of Tables
ix
List of Maps and Figures

List of abbreviations
xi
Glossary
xii
Introduction
1
C H A P T E R I. The Indian subcontinent: Land, People,
and Power
4
i. The natural and material framework of life
6
ii. Society--structure and assumptions
17
iii. Authority and power: government and politics
31
iv. Authority and power: the European political intrusion
39
C H A P T E R II. The Consolidation of Dominion: Illusion and
Reality
46
i. The expansion and stabilization of territorial dominion
47
ii. The buttresses of dominion
61
iii. India and the new raj: change and continuity
71
iv. 1857
85
C H A P T E R III. The Dilemmas of Dominion
95
i. 'High Noon of Empire'
96
ii. The changing context of the imperial relationship
107
iii. Some British and Indian dilemmas
129
iv. Patterns of politics
167
Chapter IV. War and the Search for a New Order
194
i. The catalyst of war and the official design ii. M. K. Gandhi and the enterprise of swaraj iii. Patterns of adjustment
195 209 231
CHAPTER V. A Critical Decade: India--Empire or Nation? 251
i. Some underlying trends ii. Crises of legitimacy: conflict and consultation, 1928-1934 iii. The constitutional experiment
252 264 293
viii
Contents
C H A P T E R VI. India in the 1940s: A Great Divide?
317
Appendix to Chapter VI: Chronology of main events leading to
the independence of India and the partition of the subcontinent
in August 1947.
360
CHAPTER VII. Epilogue: India's Democratic Experience
363
i. Democracy at work
364
li. Responding to major problems
381
Notes
399
Suggestions for further reading
432
Index
4SI

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