Lecture #10

THE CASE OF INDIA

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1. India and the Orientalist Paradigm

2. The Creation of the British Empire in 18th-Century India: From Commercial Interest to Military Conquest

A. The Expansion of the British East India Company
B. Military Conquest and Economic Expansion

    3. Colonial Society in India, 1740-1860

A. The Growth of British Settlements
B. British-Indian Relations up to the Rebellion

4. The Aftermath of the Rebellion

A. The New Political Order
B. Gender and Race Relations after the      Rebellion

 

Keywords

The Indian Rebellion of 1857
Memsahib
British East India Company
the Christian invasion
Raj

SITES OF INTEREST

Asian history links
The History of India and British Raj
HISTORY OF INDIA
British India
Macaulay's Minute on Indian Education
India - History
Chronology -- Modern India
British Raj
History of Bangladesh
Philosophical Perspectives from the Vedas: East Meets West

 

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