This booklet investigates Rammohun Roy as a transnational star. It examines the position of non secular heterodoxy - relatively Christian Unitarianism - in remodeling a colonial outsider into an imagined member of the rising Victorian social order It makes use of his popularity to shed clean gentle on nineteenth-century British reformers, together with advocates of liberty of the clicking, early feminists, loose exchange imperialists, and constitutional reformers reminiscent of Jeremy Bentham. Rammohun Roy's highbrow agendas also are interrogated, fairly how he hired Unitarianism and the British satiric culture to undermine colonial rule in Bengal and provincialize England as a laggard country within the growth in the direction of rational faith and political liberty.
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