Empire, Politics and the Creation of the 1935 India Act

Last Act of the Raj
Author(s): 
Muldoon, Andrew
ISBN: 
9780754667056
Date published: 
August 2009
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

Situating the Government of India Act of 1935 in its political, cultural and intellectual contexts, this rich and nuanced study asks the question; what led British administrators to believe that the Act would deflect the path of Indian nationalism, and how was the information on which this policy was based gathered?