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Author Thomas, Sonja, author

Title Privileged minorities : Syrian Christianity, gender, and minority rights in postcolonial India / Sonja Thomas
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 210 pages)
Series Global South Asia
Global South Asia
Contents Syrian Christians and "God's Own Country" -- Clothes Reading: Communal and Secular Clothing "Choices" and Women's Mobility in Kerala -- Aryans and Dravidians: Syrian Christian Mythistories and Intersectional Racialized Oppression -- Who Are the Minorities?: Gender, Minority Rights Protesting, and the 1959 Liberation Struggle -- A Life without Religion: Textbooks, Morality, and Protesting across Religious Divides -- Conclusion: Postsecular Feminisms and the Charismatic Movement
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on January 15, 2019)
Subject Minorities -- India -- Kerala -- Social conditions
Syriac Christians -- India -- Kerala -- Social conditions
Women -- India -- Kerala -- Social conditions
HISTORY / Asia / India & South Asia
Minorities -- Social conditions.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies
Social conditions.
Women -- Social conditions.
Kerala (India) -- Social conditions
India -- Kerala.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2018004513
ISBN 0295743832 electronic book
9780295743837 electronic book
hardcover ; alkaline paper