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The rhetoric of Hindu India : language and urban nationalism / Manisha Basu.

Author:
Basu, Manisha [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xiii, 217 pages ; 24 cm
Summary note:
"Examines the rise of the urban right-wing Hindu nationalist ideology in India called Hindutva between 1984 and 2004"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-214) and index.
Contents:
Introductory matters : the strange case of secular India -- Time's victims in a second republic : new histories, new temporalities -- To make free and let die : the economics of metropolitan Hindutva -- A power over life and rebirth : V.D. Savarkar and the essentials of Hindutva -- Between death and redemption : Hindu India and its antique others -- The after-life of Indian writing in English : telematic managers, journalistic mantras.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781107149878 ((hardback))
  • 1107149878 ((hardback))
LCCN:
2016010293
OCLC:
949850809
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