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Dirks, Nicholas B. 1950-

Overview
Works: 32 works in 119 publications in 2 languages and 3,622 library holdings
Genres: History  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: HM101, 306
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Most widely held works by Nicholas B Dirks
The scandal of empire : India and the creation of imperial Britain by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'The Scandal of Empire' reveals that the conquests of the East India Company were critical to England's development in the 18th century & beyond. This book shows how the empire projected its own scandalous behaviour onto India itself & provides an understanding of the coloniser & the colonised
Castes of mind : colonialism and the making of modern India by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume traces the caste system from the medieval kingdoms of southern India through early colonial archives to the 20th century. It surveys the rise of caste politics and how caste-based movements have threatened nationalist consensus
Culture/power/history : a reader in contemporary social theory ( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hollow crown : ethnohistory of an Indian kingdom by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
18 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colonialism and culture by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In near ruins : cultural theory at the end of the century by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princeton studies in culture, power, history ( )
in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the margins : historical anthropology and its futures by Brian Keith Axel ( )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
State-of-the-art volume by the major voices in historical anthropology
Little kingdoms of South India political authority and social relations in the southern Tamil countryside by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ritual and resistance : subversion as a social fact by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The original caste power, history, and hierarchy in South Asia by Nicholas B Dirks ( )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Culture/power/history : series prospectus ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Is vice versa? historical anthropologies and anthropological histories by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In near ruins : cultural theory at the end of the century ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From little king to landlord : colonial discourse and colonial rule by Nicholas B Dirks ( )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The invention of caste : civil society in colonial India by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Différence et discrimination : la politique des castes dans l'Inde post-coloniale by Nicholas B Dirks ( )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The policing of tradition : colonialism and anthropology in southern India by Nicholas B Dirks ( )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rethinking colonial categories : European communities and the boundaries of rule by Ann Laura Stoler ( )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edward Said and anthropology by Nicholas B Dirks ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dirks, Nicholas 1950-
Languages
English (105)
French (1)
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