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Write a critique on the impact of the Drain Theory of Dadabhai Nauroji in the growth of economic nationalism.

Write a critique on the impact of the Drain Theory of Dadabhai Nauroji in the growth of economic nationalism. ©selfstudyhistory.com Ans: The Indian national movement was deeply and firmly rooted in an understanding of the nature and character of colonial economic domination and exploitation. One of the most significant historical contribution of the early moderate Indian […]

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Examine the economic and social factors which led to the rise of Indian nationalism in the second half of the nineteenth century. 

Examine the economic and social factors which led to the rise of Indian nationalism in the second half of the nineteenth century. (60 marks) ©selfstudyhistory.com Ans: Social and economic factors which led to the rise of Indian Nationalism in the second half of the nineteenth century: (1) Emergence of Middle Class The failure of 1857 […]

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Do you think that Quit India movement was a Spontaneous Revolution?

Do you think that Quit India movement was a Spontaneous Revolution? ©selfstudyhistory.com Ans: The “Quit India” resolution, adopted by the AICC in Bombay on 8 August 1942, proposed to begin the mass civil disobedience under Gandhi’s direction, if power was not immediately handed over to the Indians. All front-ranking leaders of the Congress, including Gandhi, were […]

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Daily Problem Practise For History Optional And GS Paper I (8 February: Ancient India)

For History Optional and General Studies Q. Critically evaluate the account of Graeco Romans as a source of ancient Indian history.  Note: To get feedback, send your answers to selfstudyhistory@gmail.com. Those enrolled in test series will be given priority with assured evaluation of answers. Preferably send in pdf (by using camscanner or a good scanner) […]

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Daily Problem Practise For History Optional And GS Paper I (9 February: Ancient India)

For History Optional and General Studies Q. Briefly mention special characteristics of important archaeological cultures of the Indian subcontinent between c. 2000 B.C. and c. 500 B.C. Note: To get feedback, send your answers to selfstudyhistory@gmail.com. Those enrolled in test series will be given priority with assured evaluation of answers. Preferably send in pdf (by […]

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