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The Writings of Pamela Price: State, Politics, and Cultures in Modern South India (Honour, Authority, and Morality)

By: Pamela Price

Price: $15.98

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2013

Seller ID: 101939

ISBN: 8125051147

Condition: New


This volume brings together ten of Pamela Price’s essays that appeared between 1979 and 2010, presenting studies from different political domains and linguistic areas. They represent the author’s long involvement with political culture in south India. They focus on conceptions of honour, authority, and morality. Price examines both change and continuity in ideas, values and symbols in colonial and post colonial south Indian politics. She outlines evolution in cultural meanings of power and influence under imperial rule and later under electoral regimes, giving evidence of individual agenc... View more info