HIS 314 The British in India - HIS 314 The British in India Indian Civil Service(ICS Sepoys Thomas Babington Macaulay(1800-1859 Mountstuart

HIS 314 The British in India - HIS 314 The British in India...

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HIS 314January 31, 2013The British in IndiaIndian Civil Service (ICS)SepoysThomas Babington Macaulay (1800-1859)Mountstuart Elphinstone (1779-1859)AnlicizersOrientalistsSatiRammohun Roy-British presence in India began as a commercial presence through the East India Company-The 7 years war had a huge impact on India-as a result of the war, Britain's presence in India expanded-The American Revolution also had an impact in India-after the colonies seceded, Britain became more involved and interested in India-As Britain's presence is expanding they are also including other cultures-the british were the minority in India (a minority rule)-They established a Civil Bureaucracy in London and IndiaLondon: Court of Directors (East India Company Shareholders)-they had to report to Parliament` India: Governor General (based in Calcatta)-Below Governor General are 2 more governors (in Madras, and Bombay)

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