The State of Islam Culture and Cold War Politics in Pakistan (eBook, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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The State of Islam Culture and Cold War Politics in Pakistan
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The State of Islam Culture and Cold War Politics in Pakistan

Author: Saadia Toor
Publisher: London Pluto Press 2011
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Intro -- Half-Title Page -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- 1 Introduction -- Indian Muslims and the Politics of Representation -- Muslim Nationalism in the Political Arena -- A "Maimed, Mutilated and Moth-eaten Pakistan"--Communism and Muslim Nationalism -- 2 Consolidating the Nation-State: East Bengal and the Politics of National Culture -- The Contradictions of Independence
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Saadia Toor
ISBN: 9781783711758 1783711752 9780745329901 074532990X
OCLC Number: 1039543494
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (211 Seiten)
Contents: Acknowledgments1. Introduction2. Consolidating the Nation-State: East Bengal and the Politics of National Culture3. Post-Partition Literary Politics: The Progressives versus the Nationalists4. Ayub Khan's "Decade of Development" and its Cultural Vicissitudes5. From Bhutto's Authoritarian Populism to Zia's Military Theocracy6. The Long Shadow of Zia: Women, Minorities and the Nation-StateEpilogue: The Neo-liberal Security StateNotesReferencesIndex

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Studies Pakistan through the lens of the Cold War and the War on Terror  Read more...

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'A deeply informed study of Pakistan's unfinished journey, marked by the historical suppression of its vibrant Left. Read it, argue over it, and be part of the journey to renew Pakistan' -- Vijay Read more...

 
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