Comparative Perspectives on Muslim and Sikh Identities
This book combines archival material with ethnographic fieldwork to study identity groups and their vexed relationship to the ideas of nation and nationalism. It compares and contrasts Muslim and Sikh communities in pre- and post-Partition in India. Mapping the evolving discourse on minority...
To Be Published June 30th 2014 by Routledge
South Asia is the theatre of myriad experimentations with nationalisms of various kinds - religious, linguistic, religio-linguistic, composite, plural and exclusivist. In all the region’s major states, officially promulgated nationalism at various times has been fiercely contested by minority...
Published November 20th 2012 by Routledge