Document Raj : writing and scribes in early colonial South India / Bhavani Raman.

Historians of British colonial rule in India have noted both the place of military might and the imposition of new cultural categories in the making of Empire, but Bhavani Raman, in Document Raj, uncovers a lesser-known story of power: the power of bureaucracy. Drawing on extensive archival research...

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Main Author: Raman, Bhavani, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2012.
Series:South Asia across the disciplines.
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