Making India Hindu: Religion, Community, and the Politics of Democracy in India

Paperback | July 29, 2006

EditorDavid Ludden

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This classic collection by eminent scholars takes a critical look at the mobilizations, genealogies, and interpretive conflicts that have attended efforts to make India Hindu since the rise to power of Hindu political parties since 1980. The second edition has been updated with a new prefacein which Ludden provides an incisive analysis of the recently held elections and highlights how Hindutva operates inside India's political mainstream.

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This classic collection by eminent scholars takes a critical look at the mobilizations, genealogies, and interpretive conflicts that have attended efforts to make India Hindu since the rise to power of Hindu political parties since 1980. The second edition has been updated with a new prefacein which Ludden provides an incisive analysis...

David Ludden is Professor of History at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:372 pages, 8.46 × 5.51 × 0.67 inPublished:July 29, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195682750

ISBN - 13:9780195682755

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