All-India Muslim League, 192
Anderson, Benedict, 30, 178
Anglo-Indians, 67, 162, 222 n. 77, 228
n. 59, 229 n. 86
Anticolonialism, 4, 5, 18, 60, 186; al-
ternate concept of, 182; Gandhi
and, 89; in narrative of Indian
nationalism, 26; nationalist resis-
tance and, 28, 182; political alli-
ances based on, 209 n. 91; polyvo-
cal nature of, 89; swadeshi and,
36. See also Indian nationalism,
nationalists
Antivivisectionists, 48–49
“Arab traders,” 91, 110
Armstrong-Hopkins, S., 135
Aryanism, 201 n. 30; ideal of woman-
hood as, 139; as notion of ascen-
dancy, 67–68
Aurobindo, 183, 231 n. 117
Australia, 1–2, 19–20, 83
Australian Immigration Restriction
Act of 1905, 197
Autobiography, 12, 32–33; Banerjea
and, 35, 151, 173–75, 178–80, 188–89;
Gandhi and, 88, 97, 105, 213–14
n. 57; of professional women, 221
n. 60; Sorabji and, 34, 117, 123–24,
128, 131–32, 146, 148–49
Autobiography of My Experiments
with Truth, 88–97, 105, 107, 214
n. 57, 216 n. 116
Bankimchandra (Chatterjee), 184
Bengal, 51, 64, 128, 130, 131, 138, 153,
174, 184, 186, 220 n. 31
Bengalee, 177
Bengali, 72, 96, 113, 146, 179, 181,
230 n. 98
Besant, Annie, 144, 210 n. 111
Between the Twilights, 141, 218 n. 11,
222 n. 96
Bhabha, Homi, 29–30
Bhadralok, 51, 153
Bharat Mata, 54
Bhownagree, Mancherjee, 208 n. 75
“Black man” controversy, 33, 38, 55,
66–69, 72
Body politic, 2, 33, 44, 60, 70;
Banerjea and, 173, 179, 188; edu-
cated Indians in, 51; feminization
of, 53; Gandhi’s views on, 103; ideas
of health and, 46–47; indentured
labor and, 45, 52; Indian, 36, 38, 55,
74; Sorabji’s views on, 120, 146
Bombay High Court, 126
Bombay Presidency Association,
56–57
Booth, Mary Warburton, 135, 137
Bose, Anandamohan, 188
Bose, Mona, 141
Bourgeoisie, 11, 115; character and, 34;
citizenship and, 226 n. 23; in The
Competition Wallah, 69–70; domes-
ticity as, 169; English masculinity
and, 51; familial ideals of, 8, 61,
63–64, 217 n. 139; identity as, 84–
85; Indian nationalists and, 36, 183;
metropolitan values of, 99; nation
and, 22; respectability as, 100–101;
women and, 129. See also Middle
class
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