An independent, colonial judiciary : a history of the Bombay High Court during the British Raj, 1862-1947

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Full title: An independent, colonial judiciary : a history of the Bombay High Court during the British Raj, 1862-1947 / Abhinav Chandrachud.
Main author: Chandrachud, Abhinav, (Author)
Format: eBook           
Edition: First edition.
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Summary: Examining the backgrounds and lives of the 83 judges who served on the Bombay High Court during the colonial era, as well as the court's colonial past, this book explores why such British colonial institutions flourished even after India became independent. In the process, it reveals some of the complex changes which took place in Indian society, the legal profession, the law, and the legal culture during the colonial era.
Language: English
Published: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Classmark: 347.54792035
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9780199085330 (ebook) :