A huge international controversy followed the 1927 publication of Mother India, an expose written by the American journalist Katherine Mayo. The author traces the controversy, explaining how the uproar became a catalyst for far-reaching changes, including a reconfiguration of the relationship between the political and social sphere in colonial India.
Title: Specters of Mother India: the global restructuring of an empire
Author: Sinha, Mrinalini
ISBN 13: 9788189884000
ISBN 10: 818988400X
Pages etc.: xviii,367p., (9)ill., bibl., ind., 24cm.
Place of publication: New Delhi
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