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Legacy of a divided nation : India's muslims since independence / Mushirul Hasan.

By: Hasan, Mushirul.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New Delhi : Oxford University Press, 2001Description: xvii, 383 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780195658033 (pbk.).Subject(s): Muslims -- Political activity -- India | Islam and politics -- India | India -- Politics and government -- 1857-1919 | India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947DDC classification: 954.03 HAS Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
1. Introduction 2. The Myth of Muslim Unity: Colonial and National Narratives 3. Making a Separate Nation 4. India Partitioned: The Other Face of Freedom 5. Secularism: The Post-colonial Predicament 6. Forging Secular Identities 7. Redefining Boundaries: Modernist Interpretations and the New 'Intellectual Structures' 8. Empowering Differences: Political Actions, Sectarian Violence and the Retreat of Secularism 9. Ayodhya and its Consequences: Reappraising Minority Identity App. A. Distribution of Muslim population in India App. B. The Divine Law App. C. Resolutions of the All-India Jamiyat-Ulama-i Islam conference, Calcutta, 31 October 1945 App. D. 'What Does Secularism Mean?' App. E. 'Myths Relating to Minorities in India'.
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Inlcudes bibliographical references (p. 352-367) and index.

1. Introduction
2. The Myth of Muslim Unity: Colonial and National Narratives
3. Making a Separate Nation
4. India Partitioned: The Other Face of Freedom
5. Secularism: The Post-colonial Predicament
6. Forging Secular Identities
7. Redefining Boundaries: Modernist Interpretations and the New 'Intellectual Structures'
8. Empowering Differences: Political Actions, Sectarian Violence and the Retreat of Secularism
9. Ayodhya and its Consequences: Reappraising Minority Identity
App. A. Distribution of Muslim population in India
App. B. The Divine Law
App. C. Resolutions of the All-India Jamiyat-Ulama-i Islam conference, Calcutta, 31 October 1945
App. D. 'What Does Secularism Mean?'
App. E. 'Myths Relating to Minorities in India'.

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