What are the effects of Imperialism in India?
One of the positive effects of British imperialism in India is the widespread use of the English language. It has become the language of commerce and has had a positive effect on the subcontinent.
What were the positive and negative effects of imperialism for the british the mother country and for India the colony?
Imperialism lead to worsen condition's in India negative effects: Racism grew (british to the Indians) economic hardship, british were upset by the Indian desire for self rule and nationlism, loss of self sufficiency, reduced food production which led to famines. Positive effects: railroads were built, communication grew due to the building of telephones, and the telegraph, desire for unity, modern economy, public health improved.
Imperialism is a policy of extending control or authorities over foreign entities as a means of forcing them. Gandhi's movie relates to the concept of imperialism because British were forcing India to be in control of them. India wants to be an independent country but British imperialism had a large impact on India.