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The Resource The postcolonial moment in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Gyan Prakash, Michael Laffan, and Nikhil Menon

The postcolonial moment in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Gyan Prakash, Michael Laffan, and Nikhil Menon

Label
The postcolonial moment in South and Southeast Asia
Title
The postcolonial moment in South and Southeast Asia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gyan Prakash, Michael Laffan, and Nikhil Menon
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1952-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Prakash, Gyan
  • Laffan, Michael Francis
  • Menon, Nikhil
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  • Decolonization
  • Decolonization
  • Postcolonialism
  • Postcolonialism
  • South Asia
  • Burma
  • Indonesia
  • South Asia
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
The postcolonial moment in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Gyan Prakash, Michael Laffan, and Nikhil Menon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of contents -- Introduction -- Fragility: 1. "False Truth": Decolonization, Disillusionment and Hope in the 1950s / Rotem Halperin Geva -- 2. The Enemy Within: Communism and the new Pakistani State / Kamran Asdar Ali -- 3. Contested Meanings of Post-colonialism and Independence in Burma / Mandy Sadan -- 4. The Marginal State: Practicing Islamic Statehood in Independent Indonesia / Chiara Formichi -- Mobility and Turmoil : 5. Taming of the Custodian: Evacuee Property Law and Economic Life in the Indian Republic / Rohit De -- 6. Struggles for Citizenship around the Bay of Bengal / Sunil Amrith -- 7. Genealogies of Return: Postwar, Tamil Culture and the Bay of Bengal / Bhavani Raman -- Anxiety and Agency: 8. Anxious Constitution-Making / Gyan Prakash -- 9. Forging India's Democratic Citizenship: The Making of Universal Franchise in the Postcolonial Moment / Ornit Shani -- 10. 'Towards Mass Education or a "Natural Aristocracy of Talents"?': Manpower Needs and the Virtues of 'Non-Alignment' / Neeti Nair -- Pedagogy: 11. 'The Work of Independence': Land Reform and the Ethical Imagination in Postcolonial India / Benjamin Siegel -- 12. 'Help the Plan -- Help Yourself': Making India Plan-Conscious / Nikhil Menon -- 13. The Past and Future of the Muslim Post-Colonial Moment: Islamic Economy and Social Justice in South Asia / Julia Stephens -- 14. Straight from Mecca: Medan, Hamka and the Coming of Islam to Indonesia / Michael Laffan
Control code
on1004920243
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 297 pages
Isbn
9781350038639
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004920243
Label
The postcolonial moment in South and Southeast Asia, edited by Gyan Prakash, Michael Laffan, and Nikhil Menon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of contents -- Introduction -- Fragility: 1. "False Truth": Decolonization, Disillusionment and Hope in the 1950s / Rotem Halperin Geva -- 2. The Enemy Within: Communism and the new Pakistani State / Kamran Asdar Ali -- 3. Contested Meanings of Post-colonialism and Independence in Burma / Mandy Sadan -- 4. The Marginal State: Practicing Islamic Statehood in Independent Indonesia / Chiara Formichi -- Mobility and Turmoil : 5. Taming of the Custodian: Evacuee Property Law and Economic Life in the Indian Republic / Rohit De -- 6. Struggles for Citizenship around the Bay of Bengal / Sunil Amrith -- 7. Genealogies of Return: Postwar, Tamil Culture and the Bay of Bengal / Bhavani Raman -- Anxiety and Agency: 8. Anxious Constitution-Making / Gyan Prakash -- 9. Forging India's Democratic Citizenship: The Making of Universal Franchise in the Postcolonial Moment / Ornit Shani -- 10. 'Towards Mass Education or a "Natural Aristocracy of Talents"?': Manpower Needs and the Virtues of 'Non-Alignment' / Neeti Nair -- Pedagogy: 11. 'The Work of Independence': Land Reform and the Ethical Imagination in Postcolonial India / Benjamin Siegel -- 12. 'Help the Plan -- Help Yourself': Making India Plan-Conscious / Nikhil Menon -- 13. The Past and Future of the Muslim Post-Colonial Moment: Islamic Economy and Social Justice in South Asia / Julia Stephens -- 14. Straight from Mecca: Medan, Hamka and the Coming of Islam to Indonesia / Michael Laffan
Control code
on1004920243
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 297 pages
Isbn
9781350038639
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004920243

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