Mahatma Gandhi

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Noun1.Mahatma Gandhi - political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home ruleMahatma Gandhi - political and spiritual leader during India's struggle with Great Britain for home rule; an advocate of passive resistance (1869-1948)
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In India, autarky can be traced back to Congress' svadeshi (see Sen, 2005, for this historical link) and the reaction against British colonialism.