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The Routledge Handbook of Refugees in India

S. Irudaya Rajan
Routledge India
2022

Memory, Metaphor, Mutations: Contemporary Art of India and Pakistan

Yashodhara Dalmia
Salima Hashmi
Oxford University Press
2007

Animosity at Bay: An Alternative History of the India-Pakistan Relationship, 1947 to 1952

Pallavi Raghavan
Harper
2020

Leftism in India, 1917-1947

Satyabrata Rai Chowdhuri
Palgrave Macmillan
2007

Political Imaginaries in Twentieth-Century India

Manu Goswami
Mrinalini Sinha
Bloomsbury Academic
2022

From Raj to Republic: Sovereignty, Violence, and Democracy in India

Sunil Purushotham
Stanford University Press
2021

The 1947 Partition of India: Irish Parellels

Author(s): 
Deirdre McMahon
Publisher/Sponsor: 
History Ireland
www.jstor.org/stable/27823028

From the Ashes of 1947: Reimagining Punjab

Pippa Virdee
Cambridge University Press
2018

The Punjab Borderland: Mobility, Materiality and Militancy, 1947–1987

Ilyas Chattha
Cambridge University Press
2022

Problems of Violence, States of Terror: Torture in Colonial India

Author(s): 
Anupama Rao
Publisher/Sponsor: 
Taylor and Francis Online
www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13698010120059609

Abstract: The 'discovery' of torture and its prevalence in the extraction of confessions produced a dilemma for the colonial state in India. Especially with the publication of the two-volume Report of the Commissioners for the Investigation of Alleged Cases of Torture in the Madras Presidency in 1855, colonial administrators became uncomfortably aware of the contrived nature of the 'truth' produced before magistrates and the police.

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