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People, princes, and paramount power

People, princes, and paramount power

society and politics in the Indian princely states

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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- Politics and government -- 1765-1947.,
  • India -- History, Local.,
  • India -- Kings and rulers.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Robin Jeffrey.
    ContributionsJeffrey, Robin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS475 .P4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 396 p. ;
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22068583M
    LC Control Number79111136

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Macmillan. Between and power structures in present-day Gujarat were determined by three political factors: the princes of these states of Western India, the nationalist politicians, and the British paramount power. This book pictures the patterns of interaction between the three agents.

The author first defines the interests of the three parties. The paramount supremacy of the Crown presupposed and implied the subordination of states. The British Government exercised the right to interfere in the internal spheres of states—partly in the interest of the princes, partly in the interest of people’s welfare, partly to secure proper conditions for British subjects and foreigners and partly in the interest of the whole of India.

The term paramount ruler, or sometimes paramount king, is a generic description, though occasionally also used as an actual title, for a number of rulers' position in relative terms, as the summit of a feudalistic pyramid of rulers of lesser polities (such as vassal princes) in a given historical and geographical context, often of different ranks, which all recognize the single paramount ruler.

See also Robin Jeffrey (ed.), People, Princes and Paramount Power: Society and Politics in the Indian Princely States (Delhi: Oxford University Press, ). Maharaja Ramachandra of Pudukkottai was not approved to spend Rs.

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4 Among the best of the recent works dealing with several princely states are Ramusack, Barbara, The Princes of India in the Twilight of Empire: The Dissolution of a Patron–Client System, – (Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State University Press, ), the several contributors to Jeffrey, Robin (ed.), People, Princes and Paramount Power Cited by: Rajputana states, F.

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People, princes, and paramount power: society and politics in the Indian princely states / Published: () Strangers in the land the rise and decline of the British Indian Empire / by: Cavaliero, Roderick. For this state of political stagnancy in States, the negative attitude of the Paramount Power was greatly responsible.

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