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Sentiment, politics, censorship : the state of hurt

Author: Rina Ramdev; Sandhya Devesan Nambiar; Debaditya Bhattacharya
Publisher: New Delhi, India : SAGE, 2016.
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The creation of a ready vocabulary of hurt sentiments in the political and social space, the publicity it generates for a potential claim to victimhood and trauma and how it can become an excuse for  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rina Ramdev; Sandhya Devesan Nambiar; Debaditya Bhattacharya
ISBN: 9789351503040 9351503046
OCLC Number: 933546325
Description: xlii, 281 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: PrefaceIntroduction: Sentimental Sovereignties: Hurt and the Political Unconscious - Rina Ramdev, Sandhya D Nambiar, and Debaditya BhattacharyaOVERTUREHow Far Can You Go? - Mukund PadmanabhanTHE HERMENEUTICS OF HURTWhat, If the Hurt Is `Real'? Psyche, Neighbor, and Intimate Violence - Anup DharBetween Speech and Silence - Dilip SimeonFORKED TONGUES OF HATEThe Harm in Hate Speech Laws: Examining the Origins of Hate Speech Legislation in India - Siddharth NarrainThe Alchemy of Hate and Hurt - Shohini GhoshTHE HURTING STATE, STATING HURTStrangers in the Land: Mapping the Muslim Hurt - Mushirul HasanCommemorating Hurt: Memorialising Operation Bluestar - Radhika ChopraThe Reascription of Hurt: When Abu Gharaib Came to Kashmir - Akhil KatyalOF RIGHTS AND RIGHTEOUSNESSAnathema and Anachronism: A Contemporary Utilization of Ambedkar's Critique of Gandhism - Soumyabrata ChoudhuryThe Cartoon Controversy: Crafty Politicos, Impatient Pedagogues - Manas RayWriting Humiliation, Righting Humiliation: Marking the Dalit Moment in the History of India's "Untouchables" and Beyond - Tapan BasuKNOWLEDGE AND ITS DIS/CONTENTSSense and Sentimentality: A Political Fable - Sunalini KumarThe Return of Daya - Prasanta ChakravartyOf JAB and Hurt: Exploring Spaces of Resistance Within the University - Vinita Chandra, Rina Ramdev, and Giti ChandraTHE DIRTY PICTURESexuality, Mediation, Commodification: The Business of Representation - Karen GabrielThe Erotics of Law, Scandal, and Technology - Lawrence LiangA HETEROPOLITICS OF HURTThe Engendering of Hurt: A Feminist Analysis of Hurt Sentiments - Meenakshi MalhotraOn the Question of Free Speech and Censorship - Krishna MenonCODAThe Lines of Control - Vishwajyoti GhoshIndex
Responsibility: edited by Rina Ramdev, Sandhya Devesan Nambiar, Debaditya Bhattacharya.


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