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The Resource The ordeal of nationhood ; : a social study of India since independence, 1947-1970

The ordeal of nationhood ; : a social study of India since independence, 1947-1970

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The ordeal of nationhood ; : a social study of India since independence, 1947-1970
Title
The ordeal of nationhood ;
Title remainder
a social study of India since independence, 1947-1970
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1925-
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Bhatia, Krishan
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • India
  • India
  • India
Label
The ordeal of nationhood ; : a social study of India since independence, 1947-1970
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: A gory curtain call -- II: Stamina for survival -- 1. A history of diversity -- 2. The British influence -- 3. Muslims and princes -- 4. Language barriers -- 5. Kafirs, untouchables and the limits of tolerance -- III: Politics: Imported and domestic -- 1. A cumbersome transplant -- 2. The congress party -- 3. On the left -- 4. On the right -- 5. The parties in crisis -- IV: Leadership: A dwindling reserve -- 1. Abundant resources -- 2. The charisma of Jawaharlal Nehru -- 3. Reality gap -- 4. Measuring greatness -- 5. The overwhelming burden of Lal Bahadur Shastri -- 6. Nehru's daughter -- V: Values and Attitudes -- 1. Echoes of the Raj -- 2. A demotion for the civil service -- 3. The press: Muted voice -- 4. The new elite -- 5. The varieties of corruption -- 6. Caste and contradictions -- VI: Democracy's soldiers -- 1. A distaste for politics -- 2. The Chinese encroachment -- 3. Showing strength -- VII: Economics: The race with catastrophe -- 1. Socialism, Indian style -- 2. The balance sheet -- 3. Unsteady hands at the wheel -- 4. Uncertain prospects -- VIII: Neighbors -- 1. A misunderstood friend -- 2. Kashmir: Asia's Switzerland -- 3. Colliding giants -- IX: India and the big two -- 1. Cold line to Washington -- 2. The bear bites, the bear hugs -- X: Epilogue
Control code
149689
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
vi, 390 pages
Lccn
71139300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(WaOLN)465099
Label
The ordeal of nationhood ; : a social study of India since independence, 1947-1970
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: A gory curtain call -- II: Stamina for survival -- 1. A history of diversity -- 2. The British influence -- 3. Muslims and princes -- 4. Language barriers -- 5. Kafirs, untouchables and the limits of tolerance -- III: Politics: Imported and domestic -- 1. A cumbersome transplant -- 2. The congress party -- 3. On the left -- 4. On the right -- 5. The parties in crisis -- IV: Leadership: A dwindling reserve -- 1. Abundant resources -- 2. The charisma of Jawaharlal Nehru -- 3. Reality gap -- 4. Measuring greatness -- 5. The overwhelming burden of Lal Bahadur Shastri -- 6. Nehru's daughter -- V: Values and Attitudes -- 1. Echoes of the Raj -- 2. A demotion for the civil service -- 3. The press: Muted voice -- 4. The new elite -- 5. The varieties of corruption -- 6. Caste and contradictions -- VI: Democracy's soldiers -- 1. A distaste for politics -- 2. The Chinese encroachment -- 3. Showing strength -- VII: Economics: The race with catastrophe -- 1. Socialism, Indian style -- 2. The balance sheet -- 3. Unsteady hands at the wheel -- 4. Uncertain prospects -- VIII: Neighbors -- 1. A misunderstood friend -- 2. Kashmir: Asia's Switzerland -- 3. Colliding giants -- IX: India and the big two -- 1. Cold line to Washington -- 2. The bear bites, the bear hugs -- X: Epilogue
Control code
149689
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
vi, 390 pages
Lccn
71139300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(WaOLN)465099

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