‘MOST SEVERE POLICY-INDUCED MORTALITY CRISIS IN HUMAN HISTORY’: NEW RESEARCH SHOWS BRITISH COLONIALISM KILLED 100 MILLION INDIANS IN 40 YEARS
The British colonialism in India led to the death of over 100 million people in 4 decades from 1880 to 1920, the peak of British imperialism, a new study published in the journal World Development said. The research, titled ‘Capitalism and extreme poverty: A global analysis of real wages, human height, and mortality since the long 16th century’ and authored by Dylan Sullivan and Jason Hickel, underscores the depth of human tragedy colonialism inflicted on India with few parallels in the recorded history.
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- 5 Dec 2022