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Archive for the 'World Civ-Revolt in India' Category

Fresh Air Interview: India’s 1947 Partition And The ‘Deadly Legacy’ That Persists To This Day

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Mahatma Gandhi, who used passive resistance in the fight for Indian independence, is known worldwide as a symbol of peace. But Americans know much less about the violence that erupted when the British pulled out of India in 1947

Lecture: British India and the Indian Resistance

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Here is my lecture on Rise of British India and Indian Resistance

Lecture Outline:

  • Mughal Dynasty
  • British East Indian Company Rule
  • Resistance to BEIC Rule
  • The Raj
  • Raj Methods
  • Benefits of the Raj
  • Detriments of the Raj
  • Resistance to the Raj

Caste System in Modern India

Monday, July 18th, 2011

Check out this stunning piece on India’s caste system in the 21st century from the 2010 Economist end of year issue.