The British Empire and the Natural World Environmental Encounters in South Asia

Author(s): 
KuMarch Deepak
Author(s): 
Damodaran, Vinita
Author(s): 
D'Souza, Rohan
ISBN: 
9780198069706
Date published: 
February 2011
Hardback
Price: 
£40.00

This volume provides multi-layered analysis of the impact of British rule on the subcontinental environment. It focuses on areas like imagination of environment; politics of natural resource management; irrigation and flood control projects; cultural negotiations; and forest and ecological changes.