Published February 2004
by Anthem Press .
Written in English
|Contributions||Bharati Ray (Editor), David Taylor (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||280|
Providing new theoretical insights from the areas of literature, film studies and cultural and discourse analysis, this book is an stimulating read for students and scholars interested in South Asian culture, postcolonial studies and identity politics. Language, religion, and political identity / Malcolm Yapp: Elite groups, symbol manipulation, and ethnic identity among the Muslims of South Asia / Paul R. Brass: Islam and Muslim separatism / Francis Robinson: Language, religion, and political identity: the case of the Majlis-e-Ittehadul-Muslimeen in Andhra Pradesh / G. Ram ReddyPages: ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Description: xxvi, pages: illustrations, maps ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction: the politics of citizenship, identity and the state in South Asia / Harihar Bhattacharyya, Anja Kluge, and Lion König 'A nation of citizens' in a fragmented society? citizenship as individual and ethnic entitlements in India / Harihar Bhattacharyya It is a political study of the controversy surrounding the issue of the uniform civil code vis-à-vis personal laws from a South Asian perspective. At the centre of the debate is whether there should be a centralized view of the legal system in a given society or a decentralized view, both horizontally and vertically. This issue is entangled within the threads of identity politics, minority.
, Political identity in South Asia / edited by David Taylor and Malcolm Yapp Curzon Press ; Humanities Press London: Atlantic Highlands, NJ Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. DOI link for India in South Asia. India in South Asia book. Domestic Identity Politics and Foreign Policy from Nehru to the BJP. India in South Asia. DOI link for India in South Asia. India in South Asia book. Domestic Identity Politics and Foreign Policy from Nehru to the BJP. By Sinderpal Singh. Edition 1st Edition. First Published Cited by: 2. Although South Asia is segmented along various axes of difference – ethnic, caste, class, gender, religion, language – the mobilization of these identities is the result of particular configurations of local and global political, social, and economic forces and of the emergence of specific constituencies and identity politics based on new forms of politicized religion. Tnd1a's Identity Politics: Then and Now reforms would have encountered much greater political difficulty than they actually did. 1. The Framework of Identity Politics How should we understand the foundations of identity politics, in India or elsewhere?£ After the Second World War, the expectation of statesmen like Nehru, or scholars, who later came to be known as modernization theorists.
Identity politics in southern Asia comes in several forms: Islamism, aversion toward Chinese and other minorities, and an intensifying Indian nationalism. Islamism in parts of Southeast Asia fuels local forms of populism, most prominently in Indonesia and Malaysia. In Indonesia, fears that the country's majority Muslim population are victims of. By showing a far deeper historical lineage of claims making in the Tracts, it adds a new dimension to existing studies on Bangladesh’s borders and its history. The book will also be a key resource for scholars of South Asian history and politics, colonial history and those studying indigenous identity. Counterinsurgency, Democracy, and the Politics of Identity in India: From Warfare to Welfare? (Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series) [Bhan, Mona] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Counterinsurgency, Democracy, and the Politics of Identity in India: From Warfare to Welfare? (Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series)Cited by: About the Book The essays collected here represent a variety of contemporary writings about gender, culture and society in South Asia, pertinent in the present context of a growing sectarian fundamentalism. The writers are all participants in debates about feminist epistemology ; the growing grassroots democratic movements ; the challenges and pitfalls of globalization ; women's intellectual.