Perspectives of Mutual Encounters in South Asian History 1760–1860 Introduction

  title={Perspectives of Mutual Encounters in South Asian History 1760–1860 Introduction},
  author={Jamal Malik},
  journal={Perspectives of Mutual Encounters in South Asian History 1760-1860},
  • J. Malik
  • Published 1 January 2000
  • Sociology
  • Perspectives of Mutual Encounters in South Asian History 1760-1860
Relationships between colonialists and the colonised peoples are often ambivalent - but always fascinating. This edited volume explores the issues of cultural reciprocity between Europeans and South Asians during the crucial period from 1760 to 1860. In doing so, prevailing assumptions about these complex relationships are examined. Part I examines a variety of themes in reciprocal encounter, such as class structures, urban landscape, Anglo-Muslim cooperation and debates on indigenous values… 
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