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Author D'Souza, Florence, author

Title Knowledge, mediation and empire : James Tod's journeys among the Rajputs / Florence D'Souza
Published Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource
Series Studies in imperialism
Studies in imperialism
Contents Tod as an observer of landscape in Rajasthan and Gujarat -- Tod as anthropologist : trying to understand -- Tod's practice of science in India : voyages through empirical, common sense -- Tod's use of Romanticism in his textual constructions of Rajasthan and Gujarat -- Tod's Romantic approach as opposed to James Mill's Utilitarian approach to British government in India -- Tod's knowledge exchanges with his contemporaries in India -- Tod among his contemporaries in London, 1823-35 -- Conclusion : Tod's sympathetic understanding of Rajput difference
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed October 28, 2015)
Subject Tod, James, 1782-1835 -- Relations with Rajputs
Tod, James, 1782-1835
Tod, James, 1782-1835
Rajasthan (India) -- History
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1784992070 (electronic bk.)
9781784992071 (electronic bk.)