Students can go through AP State Board 9th Class Social Studies Notes Chapter 18 Impact of Colonialism in India to understand and remember the concept easily.
AP State Board Syllabus 9th Class Social Studies Notes Chapter 18 Impact of Colonialism in India
→ Adivasis used forests for their domestic purposes, for building their houses, never cut the entire forests. They used to cut the old trees and plant new trees. So the forests were protected
→ Large quantities of wood were needed to meet the growing requirements during British rule.
→ Forest departments were established
→ Adivasis revolted against the forest departments, police and moneylenders.
→ During British rule, our industries or goods were not protected But the British goods were protected by levying tax on Indian goods.
→ During the 1st World War, the import of foreign goods into India fell sharply and industrialization started in India.
→ The Indian industry faced many difficulties. It was very tough for Indian industry to compete with British goods.
→ Working conditions of labour were bad, no fixed wages, no weekly off, long working hours, fines and penalties were common.
→ Labour struggled against their oppressive working conditions.
→ Labour organizations like Girni Kamgar, the Mazdoor Mahajan were established in the first quarter of the 20th century. The labour officers were appointed But the labourers did not agree to this. They wanted their own organizations to solve their problems.
→ Reserved forest: The products of which are not used now and kept under government for the future.
→ Protected forest: The forests that are under the protection
→ Auctioning: A public meeting where goods are sold to the person who offers the highest money for the goods.
→ Social Workers: Social workers are persons who are at the service of the people or society.
→ Industrialist: Industrialists are the persons who establish industries and promote them.
→ Difficulties of Indian Industries:
→ Working conditions of labour: