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Published: 07 November 2013

528 Pages | 12 b/w photos


ISBN: 9780198091813

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The Oxford Anthology of the Modern Indian City

Volume II: Making and Unmaking the City-Politics, Culture, and Life Forms

Edited by Vinay Lal

  • Maps writings on the Indian city spread over almost 200 years, with an accent on the 20th century
  • Draws on fiction, poetry, essays, travel narratives, and scholarly studies in history, anthropology, and cultural studies
  • Mix of readings from the most renowned writers, established scholars and authors, and younger voices
  • Includes the writings of 64 writers
  • Comprehensive Introduction by Vinay Lal
  • Includes reader's guide