At the end of the First World War, India's government officials and nationalist politicians began to recognize the need for an organized communications network. The challenge for government and nationalists alike was to create a propaganda machine that could disseminate news to a large and diverse population, at the same time eliciting the desired political response. Milton Israel describes the role of the press in the last stage of the nationalist struggle in India on the eve of the British departure.a#39;Communications and Powera#39; presents an original contribution to the study of nationalism and nation building which informed and constrained both Asian and African freedom movements in the twentieth century.
|Title||:||Communications and Power|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1994-04-14|