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A history of British India. Season 1 / Hayden J. Bellenoit.

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Great courses (DVD).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses, 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Episode 23 A Split India Episode 24 Reflections on Postcolonial India Episode 2 Mughal Empire in 18th-Century India Episode 15 Indian Nationalism and the Freedom Struggle Episode 1 Introduction to India Episode 17 Gandhi's Moral-Political Philosophy Episode 8 Great Uprising (1857 - 1858) Episode 3 Indian and British Economic Interests Episode 11 Nationalization of Hinduism (1870 - 1900) Episode 9 Economics and Society under the Raj Episode 4 British Expansion in India (1757 - 1820) Episode 21 Britain and Its Empire in the 1940s Episode 13 Late-19th-Century British Raj Episode 5 Knowing the Country Episode 22 Raj on Its Knees (1945 - 1947) Episode 6 Race, Gender, and Culture (1750 - 1850) Episode 19 Indian Muslim Politics between the Wars Episode 10 Caste and Tribal Identity under Colonialism Episode 18 Noncooperation Movement Episode 14 Princely States and Royalist Relationships Episode 20 Civil Disobedience Campaign Episode 16 Great War and Its Impact on India Episode 7 Age of Reform (1830 - 1850) Episode 12 Indian Muslim Identity and Colonial Rule.
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Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Professor Hayden J. Bellenoit.
Summary, etc.:
The 200 years of Britain's colonial rule of India was a time of seminal transformation and change - for India, for Britain, and for the world. In A History of British India, explore how the British took power in India, built a massive economic machine, and ruled until India's 1947 independence. You'll relive a crucial era in international relations, one with deep and lasting implications.
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Rated TVPG.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: India > History > British occupation, 1765-1947.
India > Colonization > History > 18th century.
India > Colonization > History > 19th century.

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