Science, Technology and Medicine in Colonial India

Science, Technology and Medicine in Colonial India

by David Arnold
     
 

An historical reinterpretation of the role of science, technology and medicine in the making of colonial India.See more details below

Overview

An historical reinterpretation of the role of science, technology and medicine in the making of colonial India.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521563192
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2000
Series:
New Cambridge History of India Series
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)
Lexile:
1790L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

List of illustrations; List of tables; General editor's preface; Preface; List of abbreviations; 1. Introduction: science, colonialism and modernity; 2. Science under the East India Company; 3. Western medicine in an Indian environment; 4. Technologies of the steam age; 5. Imperial science and the Indian scientific community; 6. Science, state and nation; Conclusion; Biographical notes; Bibliographical essay; Index.

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