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Beyond belief : India and the politics of postcolonial nationalism / Srirupa Roy.

Author/Creator:
Roy, Srirupa.
Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 248 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Politics, history, and culture
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Subjects:
Nationalism -- India -- History.
National state -- India.
Nehru, Jawaharlal, 1889-1964.
India -- Politics and government -- 1947-.
Contents:
Introduction : Imagining institutions, instituting diversity : toward a theory of nation-state formation
Moving pictures : the Films Division of India and the visual practices of the nation-state
Marching in time : Republic Day parades and the ritual practices of the nation-state
Indian darkness : science, development, and the needs discourse of the nation-state
Cities of hope : steel townships and the spatial practices of the nation-state
Conclusion : after midnight.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-235) and index.
ISBN:
9780822339847 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822339846 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822340010 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822340011 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
73742614