Pamela Gwynne Price (University of Oslo)
submitted: Sat, 03 Jul 1999 12:19:57 +0200
Pamela Gwynne Price
Professor of South Asian History
Department of History
University of Oslo
Blindern Pb. l008
0315 Oslo, Norway
Phones: 47-22-85-68-77 (office)
Description of work:
Discipline: history, cultural history, political history
Research: colonial south India, Tamil nationalism, legal anthropology,
women's history, modern and pre-modern political culture, south Indian
Major publication: Kingship and Political Practice in Colonial India,
Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Activities: Nordic Association for South Asian Studies (NASA), Center for
Development and the Environment (University of Oslo), Norwegian Forum for
South Asia (NoFSA).
Currently working on elite politics in Karnataka state, involving issues of
rivalry, factional competition, corruption and concepts of honor and respect.