The Birth of an Indian Profession: Engineers, Industry, and the State, 1900-47

By: Aparajith Ramnath

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Charting the development of the engineering profession in India from 1900 to 1947, The Birth of an Indian Profession is the first synoptic history of engineers in modern India. Through detailed case studies of public works, railways, and industrial engineers, this book argues that changes in the profession were both caused by and contributed to industrialization in the country. PRINTED PAGES: 288.

Title: The Birth of an Indian Profession: Engineers, Industry, and the State, 1900-47

Author Name: Aparajith Ramnath

Categories: India, History,

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2017

ISBN: 0199469873

ISBN 13: 9780199469871

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 900611

Keywords: The Birth of an Indian Profession: Engineers, Industry, and the State, 1900-47 Aparajith Ramnath