Constructing the criminal tribe in colonial India : acting like a thief (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Constructing the criminal tribe in colonial India : acting like a thief

Author: Henry Schwarz
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Constructing the Criminal Tribe in Colonial India provides adetailed overview of the phenomenon of the criminaltribe in India from the early days of colonial rule to thepresent.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Schwarz
ISBN: 9781405120579 1405120576
OCLC Number: 149446907
Description: viii, 163 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Placing criminals, displacing thuggee: historical representation, "fact," and stereotype, c. 1830-2005 --
How to make a thug: recipes for producing crime, 1830-1910 --
Discipline, labor, salvation: repression, reform, and the thuggee precedent --
Acting like a thief: from aesthetics of survival to the politics of liberation.
Responsibility: Henry Schwarz.

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