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The Indian Armed Forces and Politics Since 1947: putting difference in context

Thursday 24 April, 6.30pm
Old Theatre, Old Building

Why has the army in post-independence India remained within bounds? Professor Linda Colley will be giving a broad view of the arguments in a lecture The Indian Armed Forces and Politics Since 1947: putting difference in context on Thursday 24 April at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Linda Colley is School Professor of History and Leverhulme Research Professor, based in the European Institute at LSE. She is a fellow of the British Academy and her publications include Britons: forging the nation 1707-1837 and the recent Captives: Britain, empire and the world 1600-1850. 

Lord Romsey, chairman of the Jawaharal Nehru Memorial Trust, will chair this lecture, which is free and open to all with no ticket required.

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To reserve a press ticket for this event, contact Jessica Winterstein on 020 7955 7060 or email j.winterstein@lse.ac.uk| 

Notes:

This event is a Jawaharal Nehru Memorial Trust Annual Public Lecture.

31 March 2003

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