By Angus Maddison
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2 They did not adopt the Moghul custom of polygamy, but remained monogamous and brought in their own women. 3 The British ruled India in much the same 1 The situation was totally different in the Portuguese colony of Goa. The Portuguese intermarried with the natives, broke down caste barriers, brought in Jesuit priests, imposed Catholicism, imported a saint, buried him locally and thus established a centre for pilgrimage. Spanish practice in the Philippines was similar. The British deliberately kept out missionaries until 1813, which is when they brought in their first bishop.
There were no major changes in village society, in the caste system, the position of untouchables, the joint family system, or in production techniques in agriculture. British impact on economic and social development was, therefore, limited. Total output and population increased substantially but the gain in per capita output was small or negligible. It is interesting to speculate about India's potential economic fate if it had not had two centuries of British rule. There are three major alternatives which can be seriously considered.
Sub-tenants had less security and less defence against rack-renting than tenants-in-chief. It is worth noting that when zamindari rights were abolished around 1952 and the old zamindar rental income was converted into state revenue, the amount involved was only about 2 per cent of farm income in the relevant areas of India. This suggests that by the end of the colonial period, the zamindars were not able to squeeze as much surplus out of their chief tenants as is sometimes suggested. The typical zamindari estate at the end of British rule seems to have been very different from that at the end of the eighteenth century.
Asia: Class Structure and Economic Growth: India and Pakistan Since the Moghuls by Angus Maddison