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Social movements and the state / edited by Ghanshyam Shah.

Publication:
Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage Publications, 2001.
Format/Description:
Book
475 p. ; 23 cm.
Series:
Readings in Indian government and politics ; 4
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Subjects:
Social movements -- India.
Social problems -- India.
India -- Social conditions -- 1947-.
India -- Politics and government -- 1947-.
Local subjects:
India -- Social conditions -- 1947-. (search)
India -- Politics and government -- 1947-. (search)
Contents:
Introduction / Ghanshyam Shah
Nine theses on social movements / Andre Gunder Frank and Marta Fuentes
Cyclical movement towards the "eternal"
"Nine theses of social movements," a critique / D.N. Dhanagare and J. John
Masses, classes and the state / Rajni Kothari
Social origins of the peasant insurrection in Telengana, 1946-1951 / D.N. Dhanagare
Naxalbari and the Left movement / Sumanta Banerjee
Farmers' movements in contemporary India / Dipankar Gupta
Organized labour and militant unionism : the Bombay textile workers' strike of 1982 / Salim Lakha
Tribal solidarity movements in India : a review / Surajit Sinha
Tribal autonomy movements in Chhotanagpur / K.S. Singh
Ambedkar and after : the Dalit movement in India / Gail Omvedt
Taking stock : women's movement and the state / Lakshmi Lingam
Direct action in India : a study of Gujarat and Bihar agitations / Ghanshyam Shah
Little nationalism turned chauvinist : Assam's anti-foreigner upsurge, 1979-80 / Amalendu Guha
"God must be liberated" : a Hindu liberation movement in Ayodhya / Peter van der Veer
Chipko : social history of an "environmental" movement / Ramachandra Guha.
Notes:
A collection of 16 articles previously published between 1972 and 2001.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Shah, Ghanshyam.
ISBN:
0761995137
0761995145 (pbk.)
8178290235 (India-hbk.)
8178290243 (India-pbk.)
OCLC:
49558863