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Nationalism and the Development Critique of Colonialism: Seminar questions

1. Why was a logic of 'development' central to colonial claims of 'legitimacy'?

2. What is Chatterjee's argument?

3. What was the National Planning Committee? Why was it important?

4. What is your favourite factoid from the Chatterjee?

5. What is Dutt's main argument? Does his work support Chatterjee's analysis?