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Ordinary people, extraordinary violence : naxalites and Hindu extremists in India / Chitralekha.

By: Chitralekha, 1972-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New Delhi : Routledge, 2012Description: xviii, 326 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780415624831 (hbk.) .Other title: Ordinary people extraordinary violence.Subject(s): Political violence -- India | Extremists -- India | Naxalite movement -- India | Hindutva -- IndiaDDC classification: 303.60954 CHI Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Introduction : why compare Naxalites and Hindu extremists? -- Left extremists in Bihar and Jharkhand : historical context, ideology, organisation structure and dynamics -- Committed, opportunists and drifters : redescribing the Naxalites in Jharkhand and Bihar -- Hindu extremists in Ahmedabad : who are they and why are they ready to kill Muslims? -- Hindu extremists in rural and Adivasi Gujarat : Sardarpura and Palla -- Conclusions.
Summary: Study on naxalite armed cadre in Jharkhand and Bihar districts; includes on Hindu riots in Gujarat during the year 2002.
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Includes statistical tables.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-319) and index.

Introduction : why compare Naxalites and Hindu extremists? --
Left extremists in Bihar and Jharkhand : historical context, ideology, organisation structure and dynamics --
Committed, opportunists and drifters : redescribing the Naxalites in Jharkhand and Bihar --
Hindu extremists in Ahmedabad : who are they and why are they ready to kill Muslims? --
Hindu extremists in rural and Adivasi Gujarat : Sardarpura and Palla --
Conclusions.

Study on naxalite armed cadre in Jharkhand and Bihar districts; includes on Hindu riots in Gujarat during the year 2002.

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