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Dr Deana Heath Ph.D.

Reader in Indian and Colonial History History

    Publications

    Selected Publications

    1. Communalism and globalization in South Asia and its diaspora (Book - 2010)
    2. Purifying Empire (Book - 2010)
    3. Torture, the State and Sexual Violence against Men in Colonial India (Journal article - 2017)
    4. Bureaucracy, Power and Violence in Colonial India: The Role of Indian Subalterns (Chapter - 2016)
    5. South Asian Governmentalities: Michel Foucault and the Question of Postcolonial Orderings (Book - 2018)

    2019

    Untold Histories of Empire (Exhibition)

    Heath, D., & Martin, E. (2019, November 14). Untold Histories of Empire [Exhibition]. World Museum. Retrieved from https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/history/blog/2019/untold-histories-of-empire/

    Peterloo and Amritsar – 100 years apart but united in the bloody history of Britain’s empire (Media)

    Heath, D. (2019). Peterloo and Amritsar – 100 years apart but united in the bloody history of Britain’s empire. [The Conversation]. Retrieved from https://theconversation.com/

    Promoting Diversity and Equality in Undergraduate Teaching (Presentation material)

    Heath, D. L., & Jeater, D. (2019). Promoting Diversity and Equality in Undergraduate Teaching. University of Liverpool.

    Trauma, History and the Legacies of Colonial Violence (Journal article)

    Heath, D. L. (2019). Trauma, History and the Legacies of Colonial Violence. ISRF Bulletin, XIX, 9-14. Retrieved from https://issuu.com/isrf/docs/isrf_bulletin_issue_xix

    The Royal Visit to India and Bhutan and the Legacies of Empire (Media)

    Heath, D. L. (2019). The Royal Visit to India and Bhutan and the Legacies of Empire. Retrieved from https://news.liverpool.ac.uk/

    2018

    The Tortured Body: The Irrevocable Tension between Sovereign and Biopower in Colonial Indian Technologies of Rule (Chapter)

    Heath, D. L. (2018). The Tortured Body: The Irrevocable Tension between Sovereign and Biopower in Colonial Indian Technologies of Rule. In S. Legg, & D. Heath (Eds.), South Asian Governmentalities: Michel Foucault and the Question of Postcolonial Orderings (pp. 224-246). New Delhi and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/9781108571982.010

    DOI: 10.1017/9781108571982.010

    Colonial Violence (Chapter)

    Heath, D. L. (n.d.). Colonial Violence. In J. Hogg (Ed.), Using Primary Sources: a practical guide for students. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. Retrieved from https://library.biblioboard.com/viewer/add203cb-846d-42f6-8080-41300fde9c73

    States of Exception, Torture and the Control of Racial Others (Journal article)

    Heath, D. L. (2018). States of Exception, Torture and the Control of Racial Others. ISRF Bulletin, XVI, 15-19.

    Introducing South Asian Governmentalities (Chapter)

    Heath, D. L., & Legg, S. (2018). Introducing South Asian Governmentalities. In S. Legg, & D. Heath (Eds.), South Asian Governmentalities: Michel Foucault and the Question of Postcolonial Orderings (pp. 1-36). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    South Asian Governmentalities: Michel Foucault and the Question of Postcolonial Orderings (Book)

    Legg, S., & Heath, D. L. (Eds.) (2018). South Asian Governmentalities: Michel Foucault and the Question of Postcolonial Orderings. New Delhi and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/9781108571982

    DOI: 10.1017/9781108571982

    2017

    Torture, the State and Sexual Violence against Men in Colonial India (Journal article)

    Heath, D. (2017). Torture, the State and Sexual Violence against Men in Colonial India. Radical History Review, 2016(126), 122-133. doi:10.1215/01636545-3594469

    DOI: 10.1215/01636545-3594469

    India’s torture record is dire – but Britain has little to crow about (Media)

    Heath, D. L. (2017). India’s torture record is dire – but Britain has little to crow about. Retrieved from https://theconversation.com/

    2016

    The Ongoing Effect of Empire – in Britain (Media)

    Heath, D. L. (2016). The Ongoing Effect of Empire – in Britain. Retrieved from https://theconversation.com/the-ongoing-effect-of-empire-in-britain-67429

    School Curriculum Continues to Whitewash Britain’s Imperial Past (Media)

    Heath, D. L. (2016). School Curriculum Continues to Whitewash Britain’s Imperial Past. Retrieved from https://theconversation.com/

    Bureaucracy, Power and Violence in Colonial India: The Role of Indian Subalterns (Chapter)

    Heath, D. (2016). Bureaucracy, Power and Violence in Colonial India: The Roleof Indian Subalterns. In P. Crooks, & T. Parsons (Eds.), Empires and Bureaucracy in World History: From Late Antiquity to the Twentieth Century (pp. 364-390). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/CBO9781316694312.016

    DOI: 10.1017/CBO9781316694312.016

    Bureaucracy, Power and Violence in Colonial India: The Role of Indian Subalterns (Chapter)

    Heath, D. (n.d.). Bureaucracy, Power and Violence in Colonial India: The Role of Indian Subalterns. In Empires and Bureaucracy in World History (pp. 364-390). Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/cbo9781316694312.016

    DOI: 10.1017/cbo9781316694312.016

    2015

    Museums Have Long Overlooked the Violence of Empire (Media)

    Heath, D. L. (2015). Museums Have Long Overlooked the Violence of Empire. Retrieved from https://theconversation.com/

    Modi in London: ‘Two great nations, one glorious future’ – just don’t mention the past (Media)

    Heath, D. L. (2015). Modi in London: ‘Two great nations, one glorious future’ – just don’t mention the past. Retrieved from https://theconversation.com/

    2012

    Enchantments of Modernity (Chapter)

    Dube, S. (n.d.). Enchantments of Modernity. Routledge India. doi:10.4324/9780203150993

    DOI: 10.4324/9780203150993

    2010

    Communalism and Globalization in South Asia and its Diaspora (Chapter)

    Heath, D. (n.d.). Communalism and Globalization in South Asia and its Diaspora. Routledge. doi:10.4324/9780203837054

    DOI: 10.4324/9780203837054

    Communalism and globalization in South Asia and its diaspora (Book)

    Heath, D., & Mathur, C. (2010). Communalism and globalization in South Asia and its diaspora. doi:10.4324/9780203837054

    DOI: 10.4324/9780203837054

    Purifying Empire (Book)

    Heath, D. (2010). Purifying Empire. Cambridge University Press. doi:10.1017/cbo9780511730122

    DOI: 10.1017/cbo9780511730122

    2009

    Communalism, Globalization, and Governmentality: Some Reflections on South Asia (Journal article)

    Heath, D. (2009). Communalism, Globalization, and Governmentality: Some Reflections on South Asia. Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, 29(3), 573-581. doi:10.1215/1089201x-2009-039

    DOI: 10.1215/1089201x-2009-039

    Modernity and Social Justice in Indian Popular Cinema (Chapter)

    Heath, D. (2009). Modernity and Social Justice in Indian Popular Cinema. In K. Hall (Ed.), Studies in Inequality and Social Justice: Festschrift for Ved Prakash Vatuk (pp. 240-255). Meerut: Archana Publications.

    2008

    Obscenity, Censorship, and Modernity (Chapter)

    Heath, D. (n.d.). Obscenity, Censorship, and Modernity. In A Companion to the History of the Book (pp. 508-519). Blackwell Publishing Ltd. doi:10.1002/9780470690949.ch37

    DOI: 10.1002/9780470690949.ch37

    Obscenity, Empire and Global Networks (Journal article)

    Heath, D. (2008). Obscenity, Empire and Global Networks. Commodities of Empire, (Workin), 16. Retrieved from http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/ferguson-centre/commodities-of-empire/working-papers

    2007

    India, Identity and Globalization (Journal article)

    Heath, D. (2007). India, Identity and Globalization. Field Day Review, 176-185.

    Obscenity, Empire and Global Networks (Chapter)

    Heath, D. (2007). Obscenity, Empire and Global Networks. In R. Lentin, & K. Fricker (Eds.), Performing Global Networks (pp. 121-138). Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

    2006

    Comparative Colonialism, Moral Censorship and Governmentality (Chapter)

    Heath, D. (2006). Comparative Colonialism, Moral Censorship and Governmentality. In D. Kennedy, D. Ghosh, D. Kennedy, & D. Ghosh (Eds.), Decentering Empire: Britain, India and the Transcolonial World (pp. 213-242). New Delhi: Orient Longman.

    Purity, Obscenity and the Making of an Imperial Censorship System (Chapter)

    Heath, D. (2006). Purity, Obscenity and the Making of an Imperial Censorship System. In C. Kaul (Ed.), Media and the British Empire (pp. 160-173). Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

    2001

    Literary Censorship, Imperialism and the White Australia Policy (Chapter)

    Heath, D. (2001). Literary Censorship, Imperialism and the White Australia Policy. In M. Lyons, & J. Arnold (Eds.), A History of the Book in Australia 1891-1945: Towards a National Culture in a Colonized Market, 1890-1945 (pp. 69-82). St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press.

    Settler Colonies Versus Colonies of Conquest: A Call for New Comparisons (Journal article)

    Heath, D. (2001). Settler Colonies Versus Colonies of Conquest: A Call for New Comparisons. Asian Studies Newsletter, 46(2).