Table of contents for Crafting the nation in colonial India / Abigail McGowan.

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Introduction * Demanding Knowledge, Documenting the Body * The Culture of Difference: From Colonial Knowledge to the Problem with Crafts * Developing Traditions: Preservationist Design and the Independent Artisan * The Cult of the Craftsman in the Spirit of Modernization: Rationalization, Efficiency and the Crafts Sector * Conclusion: The Long Life of Difference: Gandhi and the Politics of Crafts after 1920

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Decorative arts -- India.
Industries, Primitive -- India.
Cultural awareness -- India.
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947.