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Inside Indian indenture

Ashwin Desai

Inside Indian indenture

a South African story, 1860-1914

by Ashwin Desai

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Published by HSRC Press in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • Contract labor,
  • East Indians,
  • Indentured servants,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 463-469) and index.

    StatementAshwin Desai & Goolam Vahed
    ContributionsVahed, Goolam H., 1961-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD4875.S55 D47 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 492 p. :
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25562908M
    ISBN 100796922446
    ISBN 109780796922441
    OCLC/WorldCa468980661

    Gail Omvedt, ‘Migration in Colonial India: the Articulation of Feudalism and Capitalism by the Colonial State’, Journal of Peasant Studies, VII, 2, (Jan., ), p. tries to show that Indian indentured emigration is not comparable to the African slave trade or to the European arguments, however, do not take into account that all these migratory Cited by: 6.   Inside the Guardian Guardian Weekly on the cover of Gaiutra Bahadur’s book Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture. The Odyssey of Indenture by Gaiutra Bahadur is published by C Hurst and. On the 5th May , the first set of Indian Indentured Immigrants arrived in British Guiana. However, this trade-in Indian Indentured Immigrants was suspended on 11th July when the governments of Bengal, Madras and Bombay withhold permission for .


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