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Published: 01 March 2015

552 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199068685

Bookseller Code (06)

The Emergence of Socialist Thought Among North Indian Muslims, 1917-1947

Khizar Humayun Ansari

The reconciliation of basic Islamic principles with modernity has been a major challenge for Muslims over the last two centuries. This study uncovers the responses of Indian Muslims who were drawn to socialist ideas between the Bolshevik Revolution and Partition.