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Echoes of Mutiny: Race, Surveillance, and Indian Anticolonialism in North America

Seema Sohi

Abstract

This book examines the anticolonial movement forged by Indian migrant workers, intellectuals, and students in North America during the early twentieth century and the collaborative efforts of US, Canadian, and British officials to crush it. Exploring the dialectical relationship between Indian anticolonialism and state antiradicalism, it argues that Indian anticolonial resistance was densely interwoven with anti-Asian exclusionary campaigns and state antiradical practices and that Indian anticolonialists served as catalysts for the implementation of restrictive US immigration and antiradical l ... More

Keywords: Indian migration, anticolonialism, surveillance, antiradicalism, British empire, US imperialism, liberalism, modernity, transnationalism

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9780199376247
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: August 2014 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199376247.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Seema Sohi, author
University of Colorado Boulder