Mary flexner lectures of bryn mawr college book 2 30oct2012. Intraasian elite migration and early modern state formation. This will interest students and scholars of indian and south asian history, medieval history, early modern india, as well as politics. Subrahmanyans work on connected histories has been very influential and is wideranging.
Connected art histories a response to sanjay subrahmanyams. Political and social transformation in the early modern world cambridge university press, 2010. Subrahmanyam, sanjay, explorations in connected history. In his 2011 book, three ways to be alien, eminent historian sanjay subrahmanyam recounted, using myriad sources, the lives of three men who, in the period between 1500 ce and 1750 ce, were caught. Explorations in connected history from the tagus to the ganges. Books by sanjay subrahmanyam author of three ways to be. Sanjay subrahmanyam is at professor of indian history and culture, university of oxford. Author of penumbral visions, the portuguese empire in asia, 15001700, improvising empire, the political economy of commerce, the mughal state, 15261750, society and circulation, indopersian travels in the age of discoveries, 14001800, land. Explorations in connected history oxford india paperbacks 9780198077169. Notes towards a reconfiguration of early modern eurasia sanjay subrahmanyam ecole des hautes etudes en sciences sociales, paris the majority of japanese even today believe that the politicocultural universe of the edo period was fundamentally determined by the closure of the country. Notes towards a reconfiguration of early modern eurasia sanjay subrahmanyam modern asian studies, vol. His thesis was titled trade and the regional economy of south india, c.
Like its companion from tagus to the ganges, this book deploys the concept of connected histories to shed important light on aspects of the history of early modern eurasia. Sanjay subrahmanyam this volume looks at a range of sources in various archives to reconstruct a history of south asia in a wider eurasian context, thus the use of the term connected history. In merchant networks in the early modern world, ed. Author of penumbral visions, the portuguese empire in asia, 15001700, improvising empire, the political economy of commerce, the mughal state, 15261750, society and circulation, indopersian travels in the age of discoveries, 14001800, land, politics and trade in south asia, 18th to 20th centuries. Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that. The islamic empires of the early modern world chapter. Jan 30, 2016 sanjay subrahmanyam, explorations in connected history.
Books by sanjay subrahmanyam author of three ways to be alien. His most recent work, published by oxford university press, in 2004, is in 2 volumes, and is entitled explorations in connected history vol. Sankaran and aruna sankaran who learned music from rukmini rajagopalan, flute rajaram iyer, maruthuvakudi rajagopala iyer and mayavaram saraswati. This book brings together some of the key interventions in that debate. Sanjay subrahmanyam, distinguished professor and irving and jean stone endowed chair in social sciences, joined ucla in 2004 from oxford. As reflected in this collection of essays, sanjay subramanyam takes a sharp and discriminating look at the archive to challenge certain enduring beliefs regarding temporal and geographical frontiers in the task. From tagus to the ganges explorations in connected history sanjay subrahmanyam. The eurasian context of the early modern history of mainland south east asia, 14001800. Sanjay subrahmanyams three ways to be alien draws on the lives and. He earned his masters degree in economics 1982 from the university of delhi and a ph. This is a book that has dared to look at paintings from unconventional. Click and collect from your local waterstones or get free uk delivery on orders over. Mughals and franks explorations in connected history sanjay subrahmanyam. Sanjay subrahmanyam has 48 books on goodreads with 1600 ratings.
He holds the irving and jean stone endowed chair in social sciences at ucla which he joined in 2004. Mughals and franks explorations in connected history. It reflects on two and a half centuries of mughaleuropean relations, beginning with the early years of the mughals in india, and ending with the eighteenth century. Courtly encounters mary flexner lectures of bryn mawr college book 2 30 oct, 2012. Educated at the delhi school of economics, the first decade of his working career was spent with brief interruptions in philadelphia and cambridge teaching economic history and comparative economic development at the same institution, where he was. Sanjay subrahmanyan born 21 january 1968 in chennai, tamil nadu is a carnatic vocalist from india. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Overall i found the class easy bc i went to all the lectures and took very detailed notes lol. Peasant pasts is an innovative, interdisciplinary approach to writing histories of peasant politics, nationalism, and colonialism.
Please provide me with your latest book news, views and details of. From the tagus to the ganges oxford university press, 2005. Subrahmanyam, sanjay, explorations in connected history new delhi. Of late, historians have felt the need to reexamine the sources through which this history was reconstructed. Sanjay subrahmanyam collection of essays previously published.
As subrahmanyam notes in his introduction, these essays had a rather complex evolution. Sankaran, popularly known as burma sankaran, was a member of the drama troupe led by cho ramaswamy. It has also confronted the assumptions underlying the per iodization of indian history. The book centres around the european understanding of india in the early modern period between the 16th and 19th century. It is an all too rare pleasure to come across a book which conveys a sustained sense of. Mughals and franks hardcover february 10, 2005 by sanjay subrahmanyam author visit amazons sanjay subrahmanyam page.
Sanjay subrahmanyam and muzaffar alam are two of the leading scholars in the world on mughal history. May 10, 2018 the book centres around the european understanding of india in the early modern period between the 16th and 19th century. Writing the mughal world columbia university press. Based on extensive research into portuguese, dutch, english, french, and persian sources.
Global imagining in early modern europe ottoman history podcast. Read more about explorations in connected history on business standard. He is also former professor of indian history and culture, university of oxford and former professor of economic history, delhi school of economics. Sanjay subrahmanyam is a historian of remarkable erudition and. From the tagus to the ganges, it is that world historians need to dive into the archives of asia to truly get to the details of who did what, where, and when. Mughals and franks explorations in connected history sanjay. Subrahmanyam, sanjay the political economy of commerce. Sanjay subrahmanyan sings the compositions of tyagaraja, muthuswami dikshitar and syama sastri together known as the carnatic music trinity. He is the author of several books and publications.
Sanjay subrahmanyam wikimili, the best wikipedia reader. Would definitely recommend this class, especially if youre south asian or have any experience learning about south asian culture and history. Sanjay subrahmanyam was born in new delhi, and after finishing high school in 1977 from sardar patel vidyalaya, went on to do all his college degrees ba and ma in economics in the university of delhi, where he also received his phd in economic history in 1987 at the delhi school of economics for his thesis on trade and the regional economy of south india, c. Explorations in connected history business standard news. Explorations in connected history book online at best prices in india on. Sanjay subrahmanyam, explorations in connected history. From the tagus to the gangeswhere there is of course a considerable and rich south asian tradition of history from below, and while the. Europes india does this by focusing on firsthand accounts of european. About the book history writing on south asia has over time debated the politics of its sources. Subrahmanyam, sanjay, holding the world in balance. Sanjay subrahmanyam is at professor of indian history and culture. Tamizh repertoire of isai perarignar sanjay subrahmanyan featured in his concerts in the music festivals. Historian sanjay subrahmanyam on his book europes india.
Opens a new framework for understanding history, the connected histories. Sanjay subrahmanyams three ways to be alien draws on the lives and writings of a trio of marginal and liminal figures cast adrift from their traditional moorings into an unknown world. From tagus to the ganges sanjay subrahmanyam oxford. Sanjay subrahmanyan was born on 21 january 1968 in chennai to s. Explorations in connected history from the tagus to the. Sanjay subrahmanyams most popular book is the age of revolutions in global context, c. Explore books by sanjay subrahmanyam with our selection at. From the tagus to the ganges hardcover february 10, 2005 by sanjay subrahmanyam author visit amazons sanjay subrahmanyam page.
In 2002, subrahmanyam was appointed as the first holder of the newly created chair in indian history and culture at the university of oxford, where he was until joining ucla in 2004. He is the author of several books, including the career and legend of vasco da gama and the twovolume explorations in connected history. South india, 15001650 cambridge university press, 1990. In this collection subrahmanyam questions the lines of political and cultural division that traditional history writing has accepted.
Vinayak chaturvedis analysis provides an important intervention in the social and cultural history of india by examining the nature of peasant discourses and practices during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. He was awarded the madras music academy s sangeetha kalanidhi in 2015. It will be of immense interest to historians of medieval india and to scholars and students engaged in debates about history writing in general. Brought together in a single volume, their book offers a connected view of the political culture of mughal india that is without doubt an immensely significant contribution to the field. Sanjay subrahmanyam, author of explorations in connected history. Historians of not only india, but peasant political movements elsewhere in the third world will read it with pleasure and profit. Sanjay subrahmanyam books and biography waterstones. Sanjay subrahmanyam 29 followers he taught delhi school of economics, then ehess paris, then oxford, before becoming holder of navin and pratima doshi chair of indian history at ucla which he joined in 2004. Would definitely recommend this class, especially if youre south asian or have any experience learning about south asian culture and. Based on extensive research into portuguese, dutch. Presidential address by sangitha kalanidhi shri sanjay subrahmanyan at the music academy madras. Sanjay subrahmanyam, did his ba and ma in economics from university of delhi. He received his phd in 1987 in economics from delhi school of economics.730 25 1509 1100 765 484 1380 537 1430 389 861 225 1484 927 1178 1105 197 686 621 1206 408 1393 454 520 58 1105 1107 1150 999 601 1387 652