Sex and the family in colonial India : the making of empire / Durba Ghosh

Author(s): Ghosh, Durba, 1967-
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Subjects: Interracial marriage--India--History--18th century
Interracial marriage--India--History--19th century
Concubinage--India--History--18th century
Concubinage--India--History--19th century
Families--India--History--18th century
Families--India--History--19th century
India--Race relations--History--18th century
India--Race relations--History--19th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge [Engand] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006
Series: Cambridge studies in Indian history and society l3
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: xi, 277 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: 1. Colonial companions 35
2. Residing with begums : William Palmer, James Achilles Kirkpatrick and their "wives" 69
3. Good patriarchs, uncommon families 107
4. Native women, native lives 133
5. Household order and colonial justice 170
6. Servicing military families : family labor, pensions, and orphans 206
Notes: LCCN: 2006025599
ISBN: 9780521857048 (hardcover)
ISBN: 052185704X (hardcover)
EAN: 9780521857048
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-273) and index
Contents: Colonial companions -- Residing with begums: William Palmer, James Achilles Kirkpatrick and their "wives" -- Good patriarchs, uncommon families -- Native women, native lives -- Household order and colonial justice -- Servicing military families: family labor, pensions, and orphans
OCLC Number: 70866993
ISBN/ISSN: 9780521857048
052185704X
9780521857048