Tracks of Change

Tracks of Change

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qDiscusses how railway technology, travel, and infrastructure became increasingly and inextricably woven with everyday life in colonial South Asia, how people negotiated this increasing presence of railways in their lives, and how the ensuing processes has materially shaped South Asia's presentq--For some, like 17 year-old Anukriti Sinha, this means an unaccompanied trip to a distant shopping mall;41 for others, it is as fundamental as having a career. ... from worka€”until the metro convinced them otherwise.42 Shaping public behaviour As the metro becomes more and more ... Stark suggested procedures for educating passengers: providing railway staff with training courses and manuals to helpanbsp;...


Title:Tracks of Change
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Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 2015
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