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Social history of modern India: nineteenth century

Vishnu Anugrah Narain

Social history of modern India: nineteenth century

by Vishnu Anugrah Narain

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Published by Meenakshi Prakashan in Meerut .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Social problems,
    • India -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 185-197.

      Statement[by] V. A. Narain.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN683 .N37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 206 p.
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5399078M
      LC Control Number72901569

      This course discusses various social problems and reformers of 19th century India in Hindi. Tags: Indian History, Resources on History, UPSC History, Fundamentals of History for UPSC CSE, Fundamentals of History for IAS Exam, History Syllabus for UPSC CSE, UPSC Online, UPSC Exam, UPSC Examination, UPSC Syllabus, UPSC IAS Exam, IAS Questions, IAS Syllabus, IAS Preparation, .   The history of Indian civilization dates back to the first millennium BC. Agriculture became the primary occupation of the inhabitants and provided a stable social order. The basic elements of the social structure,based on caste system, were laid down by the Vedas. The Dharma Shasta's were written which formed the basis of the conduct of.

        The 19th century, here , really was transformative, a pivot from ancient to modern. If you look at it from altitude you can see that tremendous change happened very fast. "The Transformation of the World" spreads I had been reading for some years books aimed at the interwar period, to (my mother's birth year and mine), to /5(52). Nineteenth century witnessed significant changes in Indian polity and society consequent to the expansion and consolidation of British imperialism in India which made Indians realise that their interests were sacrificed in order to promote the interests of the British authority.. The impact of modern western culture and consciousness of defeat by a foreign power gave birth to a new awakening.

        Spectrum-Modern India- Chapter 6- Social and Religious movements UPSC books and sources Socio religious reform movements of 19th century Part 1 - Indian Modern History - . A History of Indian Painting: The Modern Period by Krishna Chaitanya. Published by Abhinav Publications, ISBN Ramayana by Valmiki illustrated with Indian miniatures from the 16th to the 19th century, Diane de Selliers Publisher, , ISBN ; Welch, Stuart Cary (). India: art and culture, New.


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