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Published: 01 November 2016

440 Pages | 3 images

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199468232

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Different Nationalisms

Bengal, 1905—1947

Semanti Ghosh

  • The concept and definition of 'Nationalism' is increasingly becoming a contested topic/idea in contemporary India.
  • Brings to light the multiple versions of nationalism that came up in colonial Bengal.
  • Focuses on strong and continuous trends of Hindu-Muslim negotiations on social and political levels
  • Discusses the idea of a regional nation within a federal India.
  • Questions the direct causality between the rise of Muslim communalism and Partition in 1947.

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