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The legacy of French rule in India (1674-1954)

Animesh Rai

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1The French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP) was created following the Treaty of Cession of the French territories in India and is part of the network of research institutes of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It fulfils its mission of research, expertise and training in human and social sciences and ecology in South and South-East Asia. It is interested more particularly in the domains of Indian cultural knowledge and heritage (Sanskrit language and literature, history of religions, Tamil studies, ...), contemporary social dynamics (in the areas of health, economics and environment) and the natural ecosystems of South India (sustainable management of biodiversity).

2French Institute of Pondicherry, 11, St. Louis Street, P.B. 33, Pondicherry 605001- India, Tel: (413) 2334168, Email:



3The Henri Peyre French Institute is a non-profit academic Institute dedicated to the promotion and understanding of French and Francophone Cultures, and affiliated with the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.

4Henri Peyre French Institute, Room 4204.1, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016- USA, Tel: (212) 817 8366, Email:


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