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Religious Freedom in India : Sovereignty and (Anti) Conversion.

Author: Goldie Osuri
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012.
Series: Routledge contemporary South Asia series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on the critical and theoretical concepts of sovereignty, biopolitics, and necropolitics, this book examines how a normative liberal and secular understanding of India's religious identity is translatable by Hindu nationalists into discrimination and violence against minoritized religious communities. Extending these concepts to an analysis of historical, political and legal genealogies of conversion, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Goldie Osuri
ISBN: 9781136302039 1136302034
OCLC Number: 811506301
Description: 1 online resource (217 pages).
Contents: 1. (Anti) Conversion as Exception: Genealogies 2. (Anti) Conversion: Transnational Bio/Necropolitical Engagements 3. Sovereignty and the Indian Secular 4. What's Love Got to do with it? Sovereignty and Conversion 5. Profaning Religious Freedom
Series Title: Routledge contemporary South Asia series.

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Drawing on the critical and theoretical concepts of sovereignty, biopolitics, and necropolitics, this book examines how a normative liberal and secular understanding of India's religious identity is translatable by Hindu nationalists into discrimination and violence against minoritized religious communities. Extending these concepts to an analysis of historical, political and legal genealogies of conversion, the author demonstrates how a concern for sovereignty links past and present anti-conversion campaigns and laws. The book illustrates how sovereignty informs the making of secularism as wel.

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