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In spite of the gods

the strange rise of modern India

Published by Little, Brown in London .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Global and medieval : India's schizophrenic economy
The Burra Sahibs : the long tentacles of India's state
Battles of the righteous : the rise of India's lower castes
The imaginary horse : the continuing threat of Hindu nationalism
Long live the sycophants! : The Congress Party's continuing love affairs with the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty
Many crescents : South Asia's divided Muslims
A triangular dance : why India's relations with the United States and China will shape the world in the twenty-first century
New India, old India : the many-layered character of Indian modernity
Hers to lose : India's huge opportunities and challenges in the twenty-first century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
954.05/3, 330.954053
Library of Congress
HC435.3 .L83 2007

The Physical Object

Pagination
x, 388 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of pages
388

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24752949M
Internet Archive
inspiteofgodsstr00luce
ISBN 10
0316729817
ISBN 13
9780316729819
OCLC/WorldCat
68770428
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