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Claiming India : french scholars and the preoccupation with India during the nineteenth century

By: Mohan, Jyoti.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New Delhi : Sage Publications, ©2018Description: xxxv, 392 p.; 22 cm.ISBN: 9789352804658.Subject(s): Postcolonialism -- India -- History -- 19th century | India -- Civilization -- Historiography | India -- Civilization -- Study and teaching -- France -- History -- 19th century | France -- Colonies -- India -- History -- 19th century
Contents:
Introduction: The Last King of France Found...in India? -- India: A Land of Wonders or of Monstrosities? The Writings of Missionaries -- The Sublime Civilization of India: The Pre-occupation of Philosophes -- The Business of Serious Academics: Indology and the Study of India -- The Era of Empiricism and the Rise of Philology -- The Glory of Ancient India Stems from her Aryan Blood: The Development of "Scientific Anthropology" in Relation to India -- Recasting India in French Indology: Hinduism and the Caste System -- Writing Histories, Creating India -- Imperial Showcase: The Visual Presentation of India.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: The Last King of France Found...in India? -- India: A Land of Wonders or of Monstrosities? The Writings of Missionaries -- The Sublime Civilization of India: The Pre-occupation of Philosophes -- The Business of Serious Academics: Indology and the Study of India -- The Era of Empiricism and the Rise of Philology -- The Glory of Ancient India Stems from her Aryan Blood: The Development of "Scientific Anthropology" in Relation to India -- Recasting India in French Indology: Hinduism and the Caste System -- Writing Histories, Creating India -- Imperial Showcase: The Visual Presentation of India.

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