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by Burton Stein
A History of India is clearly superior to itspredecessors. The fact that Stein was willing to put forward somany provocative formulations is itself a virtue.
A History of India is clearly superior to itspredecessors. in its paperback version this book might be seen by manyteachers as the solution to their text dilemma.
Burton Stein, David Arnold. I am a professional history teacher who bought this book while looking for a good, scholarly, substantial, one-volume history of India. He even manages to drag digs at the British into discussions of India in the 7th. century. It becomes very tedious.
Burton Stein (1926 – April 26, 1996) was an American historian, whose area of specialization was India. Stein was born and grew up in Chicago, Illinois and served in the Second World War, before commencing tertiary study at the now disused Navy Pier. Stein was born and grew up in Chicago, Illinois and served in the Second World War, before commencing tertiary study at the now disused Navy Pier facility that in 1945 was the Chicago campus of the University of Illinois. Stein was an unusual case in that he never completed a bachelor's degree.
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Includes updated and extended coverage of the modern period, with a new chapter covering the death of Nehru in 1964 to the present. Expands coverage of India's internal political and economic development, and its wider diplomatic role in the region.
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Themes explored include:The interactions and tensions between cultures and politics, communities and states, and the region and the outside world Findings of recent research on the range of Indian history and pre-history The nature of pre-modern as well as contemporary politics Origins and consequences of the Mughal and British conquests The link between contemporary problems - such as the role of women, poverty and religions nationalism - and India's rich and varied history.