Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Foundations of Tilak's nationalism: discrimination, education and Hindutva

By: Rao, Parimala V.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Hyderabad Orient BlackSwan 2011Description: x, 361 p.ISBN: 9788125042686.Subject(s): Tilak, Bal Gangadhar | Hindutva - India | India - Politics and govenments | Nationalism - IndiaDDC classification: 954.03 Summary: 7his meticulous scholarship offers a reassessment of peasantry, education, gender and Hindutva in the nationalist discourse of Tilak. By highlighting how the denial of education to women and non - Brahmins was perceived as key to the restoration of elite hegemonic control over society, the author presents a fascinating new dimension to the historical understanding of Tilak. She offers fresh insight into his philosophy, and enriches new research on Indian nationalism. This book will be invaluable to students and scholars of modern Indian history, politics, education and gender studies. (http://www.orientlongman.com/display.asp?categoryID=0&isbn=978-81-250-4268-6)
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Item location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode
Books Vikram Sarabhai Library
Slot 2435 (3 Floor, East Wing) Non-fiction 954.03 R2F6 (Browse shelf) Available 174034

7his meticulous scholarship offers a reassessment of peasantry, education, gender and Hindutva in the nationalist discourse of Tilak. By highlighting how the denial of education to women and non - Brahmins was perceived as key to the restoration of elite hegemonic control over society, the author presents a fascinating new dimension to the historical understanding of Tilak. She offers fresh insight into his philosophy, and enriches new research on Indian nationalism. This book will be invaluable to students and scholars of modern Indian history, politics, education and gender studies. (http://www.orientlongman.com/display.asp?categoryID=0&isbn=978-81-250-4268-6)

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Powered by Koha