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Colonial Masculinity: The 'Manly Englishman' and the 'Effeminate Bengali' in the Late Nineteenth Century
Reconfiguring hierarchies - the Ilbert Bill controversy, 1883-84 containing crisis - the native volunteer movement, 1885-86 competing masculinities - the Public Service Commission, 1886-87 potentExpand
More than Men: Latino Feminist Masculinities and Intersectionality
This qualitative study analyzes the definitions of manhood provided by a US sample of 36 adult, working class Latinos who identify as feminist, and have attended institutions of higher education.Expand
Reading Mother India: Empire, Nation, and the Female Voice
Empires and nations are gendered ideological constructs. They are constituted by men and women and in turn become constitutive of men and women's identities in different ways. The voice of theExpand
Refashioning mother India: Feminism and nationalism in late-colonial India
When U. S. journalist Katherine Mayo wrote her infamous 1927 polemic against Indian self-rule, she aptly titled her book Mother India.' The title referred to a central chapter of the book, whichExpand
Giving masculinity a history: some contributions from the historiography of colonial India.
  • M. Sinha
  • Sociology, Medicine
  • Gender & history
  • 1 November 1999
Contemporary historiography, especially in North American, European and Australian history, now includes a fairly respectable body of literature on men and masculinity. While this literature hasExpand
Specters of Mother India: The Global Restructuring of an Empire
Specters of Mother India tells the complex story of one episode that became the tipping point for an important historical transformation. The event at the center of the book is the massiveExpand
Britishness, Clubbability, and the Colonial Public Sphere: The Genealogy of an Imperial Institution in Colonial India
  • M. Sinha
  • History
  • The Journal of British Studies
  • 1 October 2001
The ubiquity of the European social club in the European empires in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries has been widely recognized in both popular and academic writings on European, andExpand
Britishness, Clubbability, and the Colonial Public Sphere
  • M. Sinha
  • Political Science
  • 10 January 2005
Nations in an Imperial Crucible