Author:Marine Carrin & Harald Tambs Lyche (Authors)

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An Encounter of Peripheries : Santals Missionaries and Their Changing Worlds 1867-1900

By: Marine Carrin & Harald Tambs Lyche (Authors)

Price: $42.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1200840

ISBN: 8173047553

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Contents Acknowledgements. 1. Rethinking the world from two peripheries. 2. From European reformation to Bengal renaissance. 3. Santal memory and identity. 4. A new colonial order Bengal in the 1860s. 5. Evangelicalism cosmopolitanism and radical roots. 6. Contested minds Christian Austerity and santal pleasure. 7. A Christian Santal Community. 8. The end of an era. 9. Tradition and its reinvention. Bibliography. Index. This book partakes of the post colonial reassessment of the nineteenth century where agency is seen to lie not just with the colonizing centre but also with the colonized perip... View more info