The Domination of Strangers

Modern Governance in Eastern India, 1780–1835

  • Authors
  • Jon E. Wilson

Part of the Cambridge Imperial and Post-Colonial Studies Series book series (CIPCSS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Jon E. Wilson
    Pages 1-18
  3. Jon E. Wilson
    Pages 19-44
  4. Jon E. Wilson
    Pages 104-132
  5. Jon E. Wilson
    Pages 161-181
  6. Jon E. Wilson
    Pages 182-194
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 195-242

About this book


Offering a major new interpretation of the transformation of political thought and practice in colonial India, The Domination of Strangers traces the origins of modern ideas about the state and Indian civil society to the practical interaction between the British and their south Asian subjects.


bibliography Governance India reform

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-36533-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-58439-6
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