Indianization, the Officer Corps, and the Indian Army: The Forgotten Debate, 1817-1917

Indianization, the Officer Corps, and the Indian Army: The Forgotten Debate, 1817-1917

by Chandar S. Sundaram

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781498579513
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 04/15/2019
Pages: 284
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.00(d)

About the Author

Chandar S. Sundaram is a scholar of south Asian military history, who has written extensively on the Indian Army, the Indian National Army, and India's post-1947 peacekeeping operations. He presently resides in Victoria, Canada.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Defining and Conceptualizing the Forgotten Indianization Debate
Chapter 1: Contexts of the Forgotten Indianization Debate, 1600–1914
Chapter 2: The Idea of Indianization and its Enemies, 1817–1898
Chapter 3: The Imperial Cadet Corps: its Formation and Pedagogy, 1900–1915
Chapter 4: Future Recruitment, Future Employment and the Future of the
Corps, 1902–1915
Chapter 5: War and the Window of Opportunity, 1914–1917
Chapter 6: Little Grace in the Giving: Indianization Policy, 1917–1940
Conclusion: Of “Psychological Moments” and “Persistant Agitation”

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