Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2015

240 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719069017

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India in a Globalized World

Sagarika Dutt

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Assesses India in the context of a globalized world. Looks at the history of Indian civilization, exploring the roots of Indian identity and highlighting processes such as foreign invasions, foreign trade, cultural imperialism, colonial rule and the growth of Indian nationalism
  • Considers the gradual democratization of Indian politics
  • Discusses the history of India's integration into the global economy and the opportunities available to the country in the early years of the 21st century
  • Examines in depth cultural and ethnic divisions in Indian society and the problems that have prevented economic development and stood in the way of economic liberalization