Negotiating India in the Nineteenth-Century Media

Negotiating India in the Nineteenth-Century Media

by David Finkelstein, Douglas M. Peers
     
 

This collection of twelve original essays is the first concerted attempt to examine representations of India in the 19th-century media. It offers analyses of a representative sampling of contemporary media publications produced in India as well as in Britain between 1840 and 1900. The result contributes to ongoing analyses of the complex cultural relations between

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This collection of twelve original essays is the first concerted attempt to examine representations of India in the 19th-century media. It offers analyses of a representative sampling of contemporary media publications produced in India as well as in Britain between 1840 and 1900. The result contributes to ongoing analyses of the complex cultural relations between metropole and periphery in imperial systems.

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British and North American historians and literary scholars offer a dozen original essays analyzing a representative sampling of media publications produced in India and Britain between 1840 and 1900. The publications include literary journals, daily and weekly periodicals, specialized trade publications, women's magazine, and Urdu newspapers. A few illustrations are included. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312234652
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.94(d)

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David Finkelstein is Senior Lecturer and Co-director of the Scottish Center for the Book at Napier University, Edinburgh.

Douglas M. Peers is Associate Professor of History at the University of Calgary.

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