Publisher description for Liberalism, modernity, and the nation : empire, identity, and India / Peter Robb.
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In these essays written over a decade, Peter Robb, an important historian of the Empire, identifies links between liberal rhetoric and modern technology and governance and connects them to the building of identities, including the nation. The volume investigates the role played by the British
Empire in the creation of modern India.
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India -- Politics and government -- 1765-1947.