Franklin

Violence studies / edited by Kalpana Kannabiran.

Edition:
First edition.
Publication:
New Delhi, India : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Conference Name:
International Conference on Violence and Its Habitations in India (2013 : Hyderabad, India)
Series:
Oxford India studies in contemporary society.
Oxford India Studies in Contemporary Society
Format/Description:
Conference/Event
Book
viii, 396 pages : maps; 23 cm.
Subjects:
India.
Political violence -- India.
Caste -- Political aspects -- India.
Women -- Violence against -- India.
Caste -- Political aspects.
Political violence.
Women -- Violence against.
Local subjects:
Caste -- Political aspects.
Political violence.
Women -- Violence against.
Contents:
I. VIOLENCE AND THE POLITICAL
1. Violence and the Political : Thinking across Traditions / Aditya Nigam
2. Violence and the Colonial Order : India under British Rule / David Arnold
3. State Formation, Minoritization, and Violence in Postcolonial India / T.K. Oommen
4. Muslim Citizenship, Identity, and Violence in India / Abdul Shaban
II. WHAT IS TO BE DONE ABOUT CASTE?
5. Caste Violence against Dalits : Causes and Remedy / Anand Teltumbde
6. Violence and Politics : Two Cases of Dalit Women in Uttar Pradesh / Badri Narayan
7. `A Part Apart' : Dr Ambedkar's Indictment of the Hindu Social Order / V. Geetha
III. GENEALOGIES OF GENDER, POWER, AND RESISTANCE
8. The Unruly Margins : Reflections on Violence in Public in Mumbai / Shilpa Phadke
9. Witches : Through Changing Contexts Women Remain the Target / Dev Nathan, Govind Kelkar, and Shivani Satija
10. Unearthing a Terrible Beauty: Violence and the Politics of Choices in Assam / Sanjay Barbora
IV. THE IMPUNITY GRID
11. Indian Maoism: As Victim and Agency of Violence / Sumanta Banerjee
12. The Violence of Postcolonial Spaces: Kudankulam / Itty Abraham
13. On Structural Violence / Akhil Gupta
14. The Economics of Violence and the Violence of Economics / Jayati Ghosh.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes selected papers presented at an International Conference on Violence and Its Habitations in India organized by Council for Social Development, Hyderabad from 28 to 30 November, 2013.
Contributor:
Kannabirān, Kalpana, editor.
Council for Social Development (India). Southern Regional Centre, Hyderabad, host institution.
ISBN:
9780199464821
0199464820
OCLC:
932262220
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