A Time for Tea: Women, Labor, and Post/Colonial Politics on an Indian Plantation

A Time for Tea: Women, Labor, and Post/Colonial Politics on an Indian Plantation

by Piya Chatterjee
     
 

ISBN-10: 0822326744

ISBN-13: 9780822326748

Pub. Date: 11/29/2001

Publisher: Duke University Press Books

About the Author

Piya Chatterjee is Assistant Professor of Women's Studies at the University of California, Riverside.  See more details below

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About the Author

Piya Chatterjee is Assistant Professor of Women's Studies at the University of California, Riverside.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822326748
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books
Publication date:
11/29/2001
Series:
a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
1Alap1
2Travels of Tea, Travels of Empire20
3Cultivating the Garden51
4The Raj Baroque84
5Estates of a New Raj115
6Discipline and Labor168
7Village Politics235
8Protest289
9A Last Act325
Appendix327
Glossary333
Notes335
Bibliography383
Index411

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