Region, nation, "heartland": Uttar Pradesh in India's body-politic
Sage Publications, 29/07/2006 - 471 من الصفحات
This book traces the importance of Uttar Pradesh as a political "heartland" of India over the last century and highlights its influence on Indian politics. It unravels the historical processes and divergent traditions that have shaped this region. In unraveling this constructed identity of the state, this book analyzes the transformation that UP experienced as a "region" within India in the late colonial and post-colonial periods.
Divided into four sections, the book discusses the construction of the state under three identity categories:
Based on intensive research, this book would be of interest to students of modern history and political science as also for those interested in issues related to development in contemporary South Asia.
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The Framework of Pax Britannica in Uttar Pradesh
The Institutions of the Colonial Heartland
10 من الأقسام الأخرى غير ظاهرة
طبعات أخرى - عرض جميع المقتطفات
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