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Performing Britishness: The Emergence of British Colonial Club Culture in Colonial Calcutta

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posted on 01.12.2019 by Manamee Guha
This dissertation examines the role of clubbability and how it further informs the logic of British colonial role in South Asia. By examining the exclusionary practices of clubbability that originated in London, flourished in Calcutta and made a return to London the aim of this dissertation has been to unravel the various networks of connection that existed between the metropole and the colonial state.

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Advisor

Mantena, Rama

Chair

Mantena, Rama

Department

History

Degree Grantor

University of Illinois at Chicago

Degree Level

Doctoral

Degree name

PhD, Doctor of Philosophy

Committee Member

Liechty, Mark Sack, Jim Hostetler, Laura Cohen, Benjamin

Submitted date

December 2019

Thesis type

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Language

en

Issue date

26/11/2019

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