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From Pluralism to Separatism: Qasbas in Colonial Awadh

byMushirul Hasan

Paperback | September 15, 2007

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This volume, based on a wide range of Urdu sources, highlights the pluralism and multiculturalism of qasbas in colonial Awadh. Moving away from an urban Lucknow-centric approach for colonial Awadh, the author studies qasbati identity, its inheritance of Indio-Persian culture, and syncreticculture. The book negotiates the connections of the local and tha national in terms of political and cultural identity. So the interlinkages between the events and movements at the national level, the channels of communication, symbol and image-making in colonial India and in the qasbas of Awadh areportrayed history of the subcontinent.
Mushirul Hasan is a Professor and Vice Chancellor at Jamia Millia Islamia.
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Title:From Pluralism to Separatism: Qasbas in Colonial AwadhFormat:PaperbackDimensions:344 pages, 8.46 × 5.51 × 0.71 inPublished:September 15, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019569323X

ISBN - 13:9780195693232

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