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Colonial justice in British India /

Main Author: Kolsky, Elizabeth.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010
Series: Cambridge studies in Indian history and society ; 17.
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Table of Contents:
  • White peril : law and lawlessness in early colonial India
  • Citizens, subjects, and subjection to law : codification and the legal construction of racial difference
  • "Indian human nature" : evidence, experts, and the elusive pursuit of truth
  • "One scale of justice for the planter and another for the coolie" : law and violence on the Assam tea plantations
  • "A judicial scandal" : the imperial conscience and the race against empire.