The Resource Science, war, and imperialism : India in the Second World War, by Jagdish N. Sinha

Science, war, and imperialism : India in the Second World War, by Jagdish N. Sinha

Label
Science, war, and imperialism : India in the Second World War
Title
Science, war, and imperialism
Title remainder
India in the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
by Jagdish N. Sinha
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why could not the Second World War catalyse science in India as it did in the West? This is one of the central questions of this volume on the British policy towards science and technology in India. Its focus is on education, research, innovation and organisation of science in such sectors as industry, agriculture, public health and transport and communications. In the process the author comes across revealing developments where science played a crucial role: an Anglo-American tussle for dominance in the region, the clash between capitalism and socialism, and the entry of neo-colonialism trigg
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
338.954/06
Index
index present
LC call number
Q175.52.I4
LC item number
S56 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Social sciences in Asia,
Series volume
v. 18
Label
Science, war, and imperialism : India in the Second World War, by Jagdish N. Sinha
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-243) and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Abbreviations; Chapter One. Introduction; Chapter Two. Background: Science and Empire; Chapter Three. Science for War; Chapter Four. The Sciences in the Doldrums; Chapter Five. Science for Reconstruction; Chapter Six. Towards Organizing Science; Chapter Seven. Conclusions; Appendices; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn711003884
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 278 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433347
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711003884
  • pebcs9047433343

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