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Gender, Morality, and Race in Company India, 1765–1858

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About this book


This book examines the relationship between colonial anxieties about personal behavior, gender, morality, and colonial rule in India during the first century of British rule, when the East India Company governed India rather than the British State directly, focusing on the ideology of "The Empire of Opinion."


British rule East India Company ideology India

About the authors

JOSEPH SRAMEK is an Assistant Professor of History at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA. 

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