Martial Race Theory in the South Asian Context
2007 (English)In: Militärhistorisk Tidskrift, ISSN 0283-8400, 31-41 p.Article in journal (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.)) Published
This paper examines the martial race theory in the South Asia context, its modern day critics, its origins, conventions and applications. The induction of Jat Sikhs, as a favoured group is looked into and the paper concludes with its present day paradox within the Indian military establishment.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2007. 31-41 p.
"South Asia", "Sikh", "Race", "Martial Race", "Indian Army", "Recruitment", "Caste"
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-15461OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-15461DiVA: diva2:181981