The Concept of Race in South Asia by Robb, PeterThe Concept of Race in South Asia by Robb, Peter

The Concept of Race in South Asia

EditorRobb, Peter

Paperback | July 1, 1997

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This volume examines whether there were South Asian concepts of race, or, as has often been argued, race became an issue in the subcontinent only under Western influence after the eighteenth century.
Peter Robb is at University of London.
Title:The Concept of Race in South AsiaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:366 pages, 8.46 × 5.51 × 0.67 inPublished:July 1, 1997Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195642686

ISBN - 13:9780195642681


Editorial Reviews

`with some strong and diverse discussions from well established scholars, this volume will serve as a useful critical intervention in modern South Asian history, cultural studies, anthropology, and postcolonial theory.'Shekhar Krishnan, SOAS, Contemporary South Asia, issue 8.1