The Hyderabad Political System and its Participants
- Author(s): Leonard, Karen
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1017/s0021911800154841
W HILE Hyderabad State developed from the Mughal subah, or province, of the Deccan, it did not represent a mere continuation of the Mughal provincial administration. By the end of the eighteenth century, Hyderabad represented a new political system, with a whole new set of participants. This article investigates the development of this political system and the constitution of its ruling class.