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Title Politics of violence : from Ayodhya to Behrampada / edited by John McGuire, Peter Reeves, and Howard Brasted
Published New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks : Sage, 1996


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Description 300 pages ; 25 cm
Series Studies on contemporary South Asia ; no. 1
Studies on contemporary South Asia ; 1
Contents From Ayodhya to Behrampada: The BJP and Hindutva - An Interpretation / John McGuire and Peter Reeves -- How I Live in Behrampada Came About / Mudhusree Dutta -- I Live in Behrampada / Mudhusree Dutta -- Behrampada : The Busti that did not Yield / Flavia Agnes -- Witnessing Ayodhya / Rashmi Desai -- Of Communal Consciousness and Communal Violence: Impressions from Post-Riot Surat / Sudhir Chandra -- Redefining the Agenda of the Women's Movement Within a Secular Framework / Flavia Agnes -- The Bombay Riots of January 1993: The Politics of Urban Conflagration / Jim Masselos -- The State and Communal Violence in UP: 1947-1992 / Lance Brennan -- The New Hindu History / Gyanendra Pandey -- Paritranaya sadhunam - What might tradition's response be to BJP's Hindu Rashtra? / Purushottama Bilimoria and Rashmi Desai -- Whither the BJP? A Political Movement or Just a Group of Religious Revivalists? / Greg Bailey -- Mosque, Temple and Crypt / Don Miller
Modernity and Ethnicity in India / Dipesh Chakrabarty -- The Potential for BJP Expansion: Ideology, Politics, and Regional Appeal - The Lessons of Jharkhand / Russell Hocking -- Conflict and Competition: The Labour Movement and Organised Communalism / Stephen Sherlock -- Post-Ayodhya Situation: The Left and India's Crisis Today / Javeed Alam -- Indian Security Policy and the Rise of the Hindu Right / Sandy Gordon -- The Bharatiya Janata Party and Globalisation and the Indian Economy / Salim Lakha
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Communalism -- India.
Hindus -- India.
Muslims -- India.
India -- Politics and government -- 1977-
Author Brasted, Howard, 1945-
McGuire, John, 1940-
Reeves, Peter, 1935-
LC no. 96035431
ISBN 080399351X (US-hb)
0803993528 (US-pb)
8170365961 (India-hb)
817036597X (India-pb)