Orientalism and Race

Aryanism in the British Empire
Author(s): 
Ballantyne, Tony
ISBN: 
0230507034
Date published: 
November 2006
Paperback
Price: 
£16.99

This study traces the emergence and dissemination of Aryanism within the British Empire. The idea of an Aryan race became an important feature of imperial culture in the nineteenth century, feeding into debates in Britain, Ireland, India, and the Pacific.