Rakesh Ankit

Rakesh Ankit

  • Lecturer in History and International Politics

Rakesh Ankit studied history at Delhi, Oxford and Southampton and taught at OP Jindal University (Sonipat, India). His previous research was on the evolution of the Kashmir conflict against the twin backdrops of Decolonisation and the Cold War. His current project looks at the Interim Governments in India, 1946-52.

Rakesh's previous research was on the evolution of the Kashmir conflict against the twin backdrops of Decolonisation and the Cold War.

His current project looks at the Interim Governments in India, 1946-52.

  • Making and Unmaking of the Modern World Order
  • From Rebellion to Partition: British India, 1857-1947
  • After Empire: South Asia since 1945

Current postgraduate research students

  • Franziska Karpinski: Between Depression and Zeal: Conceptions of Masculinity in the Wartime Letters of SS Hauptsturmführer Maximilian Guttenbrunner, 1939–1943)

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