Tag Archive | Modern History of India

Peasant Movements—1857-1947 (II)


In the previous article I briefly discussed peasantry under colonialism and some early peasant movements. The part II discusses some of the later peasant movements of 20th century that were deeply influenced by and had a great impact on the national freedom struggle.

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Role of Women during Indian Independence of twentieth century


Even though women are considered to be form of Goddesses in Indian Subcontinent , they were¬†limited by the stereotypes and the structure of our¬†society. The position of women in our society are still better than what it was few centuries back.( Yes!! this is so even with India’s dismal rank of 114 out of 142 countries in gender based disparities.)

Women in Indian Freedom Movement

Role of Women in Indian Freedom Struggle

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