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State violence and punishment in India 1 edition

State violence and punishment in India
Taylor C. Sherman

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State violence and punishment in India
Taylor C. Sherman.

Published 2010 by Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York, NY .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Jallianwala Bagh, the Punjab disturbances of 1919, and the limits of state power in India, 1919-1920
Disobedience and discord : the non-cooperation movement, 1920-1925
Extra-judicial punishments and the civil disobedience movement, 1930-1934
Legislating against communal violence : the United Provinces Goonda Act and the Bombay Whipping Act, 1929-1938
The hunger strikes of the Lahore conspiracy case prisoners, 1929-1938
The Second World War and India's coercive network, 1939-1946
Partition and the transitional state in India, 1947-1948
The police action in Hyderabad and the making of the postcolonial state in India, 1947-1956.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Royal Asiatic Society books -- 21

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
954.03/5
Library of Congress
DS480.45 .S47224 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23575100M
ISBN 13
9780415559706, 9780203865316
LC Control Number
2009021811

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