Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Economic history of India


Related Topics

In the News (Thu 25 Apr 19)

  
  Economic history of India - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Economic history of India, in the sense of the meaning of the term economic in its current sense, is at least 5000 years old.
The settlement of refugees was a considerable financial strain.
India's leaders--especially the first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, who introduced the five-year plans--agreed that strong economic growth and measures to increase incomes and consumption among the poorest groups were necessary goals for the new nation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Economic_history_of_India   (2628 words)

  
 India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Cambridge Economic History of India, 2: c.1757-c.1970.
Pearson, M.N. The New Cambridge History of India, I.1: The Portuguese in India.
The New Cambridge History of India, I. 2: Vijayanagara.
www.country-data.com /frd/cs/india/in_bibl.html   (9246 words)

  
 ECONOMIC HISTORY AND THE ECONOMY OF INDIA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
India had and probably still has a parasitical class of politicians and bureaucrats that micromanage the economy in the interests of their class.
India in 1985 had the highest level of tariffs in the world, as is shown in the following table.
Although the states of central India; Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Maharashtra; have the largest land area it is the states of eastern India, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, that have the largest populations.
www.sjsu.edu /faculty/watkins/india.htm   (3802 words)

  
 The Economic History of India 1857-1947
The goal of his Economic History of India is to convey to budding historians and economists how this might be done.
The debate surrounding de-industrialization is as central to Indian economic history as that of slavery is to American economic history.
It should be noted that none of the available surveys of Indian economic history contain the photo essays or graphical expositions typical in textbooks on American economic history.
eh.net /bookreviews/library/0463.shtml   (1089 words)

  
 The Cambridge Economic History of India (The Cambridge Economic History of India) by Dharma Kumar [ISBN: 0521228026] - ...
The Cambridge Economic History of India (The Cambridge Economic History of India)
The Cambridge Economic History of India, published in two volumes, aims at tracing the changes in the economy of India from the thirteenth to the middle of the present century and beyond.
The Cambridge Economic History of India will be widely accepted as the standard work of reference on the subject, and the volumes will be of relevance to fields other than economic history, being the first major collaborative work of its kind to explore the shift of an advanced Asian civilization from pre-colonial times to independence.
www.gettextbooks.com /isbn_0521228026.html   (219 words)

  
 Religion and economic activity in India: an historical perspective American Journal of Economics and Sociology, The - ...
Extrapolating to the present, it shall be contended that a key to understanding the social environment of contemporary India is some knowledge of the myriad links between, and the historical evolution of, the religious and economic forces at work in India's current environment.
The wealth of the Mauryan empire is attributed to its thriving land and sea trade with China and Sumatra to the east, Ceylon to the south, and Persia and the Mediterranean to the west.
Evidence of India's booming export trade is to be found in records of the Roman Senate, where Pliny and the Emperor Tiberius both complained of the huge drain of resources to India to pay for Roman imports (Gupta, 1966, ch.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0254/is_n2_v52/ai_13771842   (947 words)

  
 India Books and Music - The Cambridge Economic History of India ( Vol 1: 1200-1750)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Cambridge Economic History of India (Vol 1: 1200-1750)
The two-volume Cambridge Economic History of India has served as the single most widely consulted and cited reference for over twenty years.
Twenty-seven essays in fifteen chapters by social and economic historians of national and international renown together construct an India whose modern constructions along broader lines and patterns are seen to emerge in the second volume to this history.
www.indiaclub.com /html/14260.htm   (270 words)

  
 Indian Economy: 1858-1914 (A People's History of India)
Irfan Habib formerly Professor of History, Aligarh Muslim University, is author of the Agraian System of Mughal India 1556-1707, An Atlas of the Mughal Empire(1982) and Essays in Indian History: Towards a Marxist Perception (1995).
In the People's History of India series he has authored Prehistory (2001) and The Indus Civilization (2002), and co-authored The Vedic Age (2003) and Mauryan India (2004).
I(1982), and UNESCO's History of Humanity, Vols IV and V and History of Central Asia, Vol.
www.exoticindiaart.com /book/details/IDF566   (314 words)

  
 The Economic History of India 1857-1947   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
It approaches the subject along the same lines as the Cambridge Economic History of India, but is a much more condensed and compact version.
From the myriad facets of economic history, topics relevant to the student have been carefully chosen.
Each chapter begins with a small set of questions that are discussed as empirical problems and analyzed in painstaking detail and returns at the end to its initial questions to formulate summary conclusion, followed by a well-chosen list of suggested readings.
www.indiaclub.com /html/9649.htm   (257 words)

  
 Perspectives in Social & Economic History of Early India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The book begins with a survey of the sources of the social and economic history of early India, and reviews the writings from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth centuries on social history.
In the treatment of economic aspects it focuses on the stages in the mode of production; it also deals with usury, urban history and irrigation.
Trends of change and discontinuity are identified, and social and economic developments are seen in their interconnection.
www.coronetbooks.com /books/pers0759.htm   (155 words)

  
 The Economic History of India Volume - II   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
This volume commences from 1837 and describes the economic conditions in India till the commencement of the 20
1.The economic condition under the East India Company (1838-1858); 2.Under the Queen (1858-1876); and 3.Under the Empress (1877-1900).
This work is considered the first history of economic structure of the colonial regime in India written from the point of view of its subjects.
publicationsdivision.nic.in /Eng-Pub/Art/EA77.HTM   (79 words)

  
 Amazon.com: An Economic History of India: From Pre-Colonial Times to 1986: Books: Dietmar Rothermund   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
"Rothermund deals with essential aspects of Indian economic history in a lucid style..." --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Famines in India: A Study in Some Aspects of the Economic History of India With Special Reference to Food Problem, 1860-1990 by B. Bhatia in Back Matter
Bibliography of Imperial, Colonial, and Commonwealth History since 1600 (The Royal Historical Society Bibliography: The History of Britain, Ireland, and the British Overseas) by Andrew Porter on page 227
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0709942281?v=glance   (697 words)

  
 Library of Congress / Federal Research Division / Country Studies / Area Handbook Series / India
Byrd, William A. "Planning in India: Lessons from Four Decades of Development Experience," Journal of Comparative Economics, 14, No. 4, December 1990, 713-35.
History of Science and Technology in Ancient India.
Dasgupta, Ajit K. A History of Indian Economic Thought.
memory.loc.gov /frd/cs/india/in_bibl.html   (9369 words)

  
 Economic History
The Recovery and Resurgence of the U.S. Economy, May 2006
The Economic Histories of Countries in the Latin American Region
The Economy and Economic History of the Republic of Georgia
www2.sjsu.edu /faculty/watkins/econhist.htm   (30 words)

  
 SAGE Publications - Indian Economic & Social History Review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
For over 35 years, Indian Economic and Social History Review has been a meeting ground for scholars whose concerns span diverse cultural and political themes with a bearing on social and economic history.
Indian Economic and Social History Review is the foremost journal devoted to the study of the social and economic history of India, and South Asia more generally.
The journal's principal features are research articles, substantial review articles and bibliographic surveys, which also cover material available in Indian languages, as a special feature.
www.sagepub.co.uk /journal.aspx?pid=105584   (192 words)

  
 India Bibliography - history, economy, government, geography, Hiduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, Islam, Zoroastrianism
India Bibliography - history, economy, government, geography, Hiduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, Islam, Zoroastrianism
Claessen and Peter Skalnik, eds., The Study of the State.
The New Cambridge History of India, I. Vijayanagara.
www.photius.com /religion/india_bibliography.html   (9160 words)

  
 look-4-it: Economic History of India, 1857-1947 - Roy, Tirthankar (Associate Professor, Indira Gandhi Institute of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
look-4-it: Economic History of India, 1857-1947 - Roy, Tirthankar (Associate Professor, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Bombay, India)
Roy, Tirthankar (Associate Professor, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Bombay, India)
History> No frame page Economic History of India, 1857-1947
book.look-4-it.com /E/0195651545.htm   (40 words)

  
 The Cambridge Economic History of India - Cambridge University Press   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Cambridge Economic History of India - Cambridge University Press
Series: The Cambridge Economic History of India (No. 2)
If you would like to pass on information about this title to a friend or colleague, simply fill in the form below, and we will send them an email with links to our site.
www.cambridge.org /uk/catalogue/email.asp?isbn=0521228026   (109 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Cambridge Economic History of India (The Cambridge Economic History of India): Books: Tapan ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Cambridge Economic History of India (The Cambridge Economic History of India) (Hardcover)
The Mughal Empire (The New Cambridge History of India) by John F. Richards on 5 pages
New Cambridge History of India: An Agrarian History of South Asia by David Ludden on 4 pages
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0521226929?v=glance   (436 words)

  
 India-Forum
What should be the principles on which a History of India be based?
Just after a lapse over two years of ‘desaffronized’ and ‘detoxified’ adventures in school education, the new textbooks are suddenly in focus.
It has become important to clarify not only how Hinduism understands the world, but also how the world understands it.
www.india-forum.com   (313 words)

  
 Find in a Library: The economic history of India.
Find in a Library: The economic history of India.
To find this item in a library, enter a postal code, state, province, or country in the field above.
WorldCat is provided by OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc. on behalf of its member libraries.
www.worldcatlibraries.org /wcpa/ow/860c976d52248e4f.html   (44 words)

  
 Table of contents for Rethinking economic change in India
Table of contents for Rethinking economic change in India : labour and livelihood / Tirthankar Roy.
Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.
Economic History and Modern India: Redefining the Link 3.
www.loc.gov /catdir/toc/ecip052/2004023466.html   (113 words)

  
 Institute of Governmental Affairs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Research Interests: World Economic History, Economic History of India, Economic Growth Since the Middle Ages.
Journal of Economic History, 59(2) (June, 1999): 397-423.
“Land Hunger: Land as a Commodity and as a Status Good in England, 1500-1910,” Explorations in Economic History, 35(1) (Jan., 1998), 59-82.
www.iga.ucdavis.edu /gclark.html   (114 words)

  
 Oxford University Press: History
You are here: OUP USA Home > U.S. General Catalog > Economics > History
The Oxford English Literary History is the new century's definitive account of a rich and diverse literary heritage that stretches back for a millennium and more.
We value your opinion and feedback about our website.
www.oup.com /us/catalog/general/subject/Economics/History/?view=usa   (150 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.