Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 November 2017

304 Pages | 14 black & white illustrations, 5 maps

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526119339

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The Germans in India

Elite European migrants in the British Empire

Panikos Panayi

Published by Manchester University Press

Studies in Imperialism MUP

  • Based upon years of research in libraries and archives, this book offers a new interpretation of global migration
  • Examines the elite German migrants who made their way to India especially missionaries, scholars and scientists, businessmen, and travelers
  • Questions the concept of Europeans in India distinct from the British ruling elites and white subalterns
  • Explores the evolution of a religious and ethnic identity distinct from both the British and Indian population in a British imperial context