Miners and Millhands by Janaki Nair
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Miners and Millhands
By Janaki Nair

Miners and Millhands

Work, Culture and Politics in Princely Mysore

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Miners and Millhands by Janaki Nair

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This pioneering work is a comparative study of the work processes, culture and politics of two major centres of industrial production in Princely Mysore - Bangalore and the Kolar Gold Fields - in the first half of the twentieth century. Janaki Nair develops a unique perspective on the relations of power and authority which were forged in a princely state under colonial rule.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780761992516
ISBN-10: 0761992510
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 23mm)
Pages: 330
Imprint: SAGE Publications Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Publish Date: 9-Jul-1998
Country of Publication: United States

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