Essay: What is Hindutva, and what role has it played in Indian identity politics?
Through the duration of my study, it has become clear to me that Hindutva has many different meanings to many different people. Although there are many differing interpretations of Hindutva, at its core it is simply
(Modern Asian Studies, 30, 3 1996, pp.681-737) Secularists, Subalterns and the Stigma of 'Communalism': Partition Historiography Revisited Ayesha Jalal Scholarship on the partition of India has produced more conflicting arguments than can be synthesised neatly to provide a definitive view of this wa
Shifts in Student Attitudes Toward Politics
The evidence suggests that the social principles and plans of the Indian students have remained substantially unmoved for the past fifteen years or so. Despite radical tactics of protest, the content of their ideology is not revolutionary or even liberal.
Essay on the Growth of Regionalism and Regional Parties in India
In India regionalism is a heavy weight on the political system. Even prior to independence, regionalism was used as a tool by the imperialists to promote their policy of keeping India divided.
Regionalism was deliberat
Ever since her independence in 1947, India has had ambitions of pursuing its perceived role of a pre-eminent regional power. With a big land-mass and resources to go along with it, India has been seen as a major actor in south Asian regional politics. Whilst there are several instruments of measurem
GLOBALIZATION OF WALMART
Walmart in the Indian Market
Introduction to International Business
November 11, 2012
This research looks at the challenges and possible solutions of globalizin
RULE OF LAW*
Constitution of India: Article 14. “Equality before law. – The State shall not deny to any person equality before law or equal potection of laws within the territoy of India.”
Dicey’s Rule of Law**
Dicey said: “It means, in the first place, the absolute supremacy or predo
The Art of Opposition: Progressive Politics and Poetry from 1931-47
Mirza Jaffer Abid
Committee Chair: Carollee Bengelsdorf Member: Uditi Sen
For Nana, who survived not one but two partitions. And Anas, whose daily life was partitioned.
Speak, for truth is living yet. Speak, whatever m
Indian Marxist Critique Of Law And Justice Essays and Term Papers
"The Marxist Notion of Law as the Handmaid of Exploitation Is Everywhere in Evidence" (Keith Dickson). Discuss This View of Der Kaukadische Kreidekreis.
‘The Marxist notion of law as the handmaid of exploitation is...
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of independent India was born at Allahabad on 14 November 1889. He was the only son of Motilal Nehru and Swarup Rani. From the age of 15 to 23 Jawaharlal studied in England at Harrow, Cambridge and the Inner Temple returning to India in...
Most historians, British as well as Indian, have described and dismissed the
rising of 1857 as a ‘Sepoy Munity’ or at best ‘The Indian Mutiny’. Indian revolution is on
the other hand, and national minded leaders thinkers have regarded it as a planned and
Before this class I did not think in the most reasonable of terms; to be honest my mindset has changed significantly over the last year. I would play devil’s advocate with controversial subjects, so much so, that if asked what my real opinion was I wouldn’t even have a definitive answer. This es
In the United States, equality between a husband and a wife continues to progress, globally, especially in third world countries the oppressed position of women in the household continues to be a prevalent problem.
In both India and Brazil, women are not equal to their male counter parts within th
The Ramayana Essay
The Ramayana by R.K. Narayan's is an epic story that provides insights into many aspects of Indian culture and still today influences the politics, religion and art of modern India. He based his novel on a poem from one of India's great Sanskrit epics also called "Ramayana."
An Essay on Kamala Das
Kamala Das born on 31st March 1934 is one of the best-known contemporary Indian women writers. She writes in two languages, English and Malayalam. She has also written under the pseudonyms Madhavikutty and Kamala Suraiyya.). Das was born into an aristocratic
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AP US History Epstein 1998 DBQ AP Essay
The origins of the Federalist and Democratic-Republican parties can be traced back to the early 1790s. Initially, the Federalists, or broad c