Coverart for item
The Resource Pogrom in Gujarat : Hindu nationalism and anti-Muslim violence in India, Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi

Pogrom in Gujarat : Hindu nationalism and anti-Muslim violence in India, Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi

Label
Pogrom in Gujarat : Hindu nationalism and anti-Muslim violence in India
Title
Pogrom in Gujarat
Title remainder
Hindu nationalism and anti-Muslim violence in India
Statement of responsibility
Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 2002, after an altercation between Muslim vendors and Hindu travelers at a railway station in the Indian state of Gujarat, fifty-nine Hindu pilgrims were burned to death. The ruling nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party blamed Gujarat's entire Muslim minority for the tragedy and incited fellow Hindus to exact revenge. The resulting violence left more than one thousand people dead--most of them Muslims--and tens of thousands more displaced from their homes. Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi witnessed the bloodshed up close. In Pogrom in Gujarat, he provides a riveting ethnographic account of collective
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ghassem-Fachandi, Parvis
Dewey number
954/.750531
Index
index present
LC call number
DS485.G88
LC item number
G48 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gujarat Riots, India, 2002
  • Pogroms
  • Ethnic conflict
  • Muslims
  • HISTORY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Ethnic conflict
  • Pogroms
  • India
  • Fundamentalismus
  • Gewalttätigkeit
  • Hindu
  • Hinduismus
  • Kommunalismus
  • Muslim
  • Unruhen
  • Gujarat
Label
Pogrom in Gujarat : Hindu nationalism and anti-Muslim violence in India, Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. "Why do you leave? fight for us!" -- 2. Word and image -- 3. The Gujarat pogrom -- 4. The lack of muslim vulnerability -- 5. Vibrant vegetarian Gujarat -- 6. Ahimsa, Gandhi, and the Angry Hindu -- 7. Split city body -- 8. Heterogeneity and the nation
Control code
778455378
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400842599
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttfbr9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778455378
Label
Pogrom in Gujarat : Hindu nationalism and anti-Muslim violence in India, Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. "Why do you leave? fight for us!" -- 2. Word and image -- 3. The Gujarat pogrom -- 4. The lack of muslim vulnerability -- 5. Vibrant vegetarian Gujarat -- 6. Ahimsa, Gandhi, and the Angry Hindu -- 7. Split city body -- 8. Heterogeneity and the nation
Control code
778455378
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400842599
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttfbr9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)778455378

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...