Tag Archives: Colonialism

State Making in Patagonia, Argentinia, and Chile

A review of Borderland Sovereignties: Postcolonial Colonialism and State Making in Patagonia, Argentina and Chile, 1840s-1922 by Alberto Harambour-Ross Patagonia continues to be a ‘landscape…

Landscaping India: From Colony to Postcolony

A review of Landscaping India: From Colony to Postcolony, by Sandeep Banjeree. How did colonialism create and sustain its spatial hegemony in British India? How…

British Sport Hunting in Colonial India

A review of Guns and Shikaris: The Rise of the Sahib’s Hunting Ethos and the Fall of the Subaltern Poacher in British India, 1750-1947, by…

Homoeopathic Medicine & Colonialism in Bengal

A review of Homoeopathic Families, Hindu Nation and the Legislating State: Making of a Vernacular Science, Bengal: 1866-1941, by Shinjini Das. Homoeopathic Families, Hindu Nation…

Colonialism & Ethnic Conflict in India

A review of Colonialism and Patterns of Ethnic Conflict in Contemporary India, by Ajay Verghese. This important dissertation asks why ethnic violence in multiethnic states…