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Dr Edward Anderson

Lecturer

Department: Humanities

Edward works on the history and politics of modern and contemporary India and Britain. His research focuses on the Indian diaspora, transnational politics, religious nationalism, and British histories of migration, ethnicity, and multiculturalism.

 

Edward joined Northumbria University in 2020 having previously held postdoctoral positions at the University of Cambridge and LMU, Munich. He has also held visiting fellowships at the Centre for Development Studies in Trivandrum, the University of Mumbai, and the London School of Economics.

 

At Northumbria his teaching includes the modules: ‘Cultures, Empires and Ideas: Global Histories of Power and Ideology’, ‘Making History’, and ‘A Disunited Kingdom: The British and Irish Isles since 1689’.  

     

Edward Anderson

Qualifications

  • History PhD
  • MPhil
  • Politics MA
  • Politics BA (Hons)

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Hindu nationalism and the ‘saffronisation of the public sphere’, Anderson, E., Jaffrelot, C. 2 Oct 2018, In: Contemporary South Asia
  • ‘Neo-Hindutva’, Anderson, E., Longkumer, A. 2 Oct 2018, In: Contemporary South Asia
  • ‘Smugglers of Truth’, Anderson, E., Clibbens, P. 1 Sep 2018, In: Modern Asian Studies
  • South Asian Studies in Cambridge and Beyond, Anderson, E. 3 Jul 2017, In: South Asian Studies
  • ‘Neo-Hindutva’, Anderson, E. 2 Jan 2015, In: Contemporary South Asia


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