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Rethinking India"s past

Ram Sharan Sharma

Rethinking India"s past

by Ram Sharan Sharma

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Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIndia"s past
    Statementby R.S. Sharma
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS435 .S54 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 299 p. ;
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24895098M
    ISBN 100198068298
    ISBN 109780198068297
    LC Control Number2010549859

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[Radhika Seshan;] -- Papers presented at a meeting held at University of Pune. The essays cover all aspects of early Indian history: political - ideas and institutions, studies on polity, theory of Oriental Despotism, western view on the state; social - Sudras, kin and class, sati system, social orders and changes; economic - mode of production, stages and evolution of ancient economy, Feudalism, transition from ancient to medieval; and /5(2).

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My library. Sharma was also the President of Indian History Congress in Besides India’s Ancient Past, he has also authored Aspects of Political Ideas, Indian Feudalism, Early Medieval Indian Society, Urban Decay in India and other books also.

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