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The Resource Gender and radical politics in India : magic moments of Naxalbari (1967-1975), Mallarika Sinha Roy

Gender and radical politics in India : magic moments of Naxalbari (1967-1975), Mallarika Sinha Roy

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Gender and radical politics in India : magic moments of Naxalbari (1967-1975)
Title
Gender and radical politics in India
Title remainder
magic moments of Naxalbari (1967-1975)
Statement of responsibility
Mallarika Sinha Roy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Naxalbari movement marks a significant moment in the postcolonial history of India. Beginning as an armed peasant uprising in 1967 under the leadership of radical communists, the movement was inspired by the Marxist-Leninist theory of revolution and involved a significant section of the contemporary youth from diverse social strata with a vision of people's revolution. It inspired similar radical movements in other South Asian countries such as Nepal. Arguing that the history and memory of the Naxalbari movement is fraught with varied gendered experiences of political motivation, revolutio
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Sinha Roy, Mallarika
Dewey number
320.53/2095409047
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge studies in South Asian history
Series volume
10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Naxalite movement
  • Communism
  • India
  • Women
  • Women and communism
  • Women
  • Social change
Label
Gender and radical politics in India : magic moments of Naxalbari (1967-1975), Mallarika Sinha Roy
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction: In search of the definition of Naxalbari; 2 Through the looking glass of gender; 3 Multiple patriarchies: Politics, power and masculinity; 4 Speaking silence: Continuous politics and discrete memory; 5 Acts of agency: Political activism and identity in women's words; 6 Weapons and wounds: The discourse of violence; 7 Conclusion: Third World, second sex: sisterhood of resistance; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn692197536
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 210 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203845950
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unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)692197536
Label
Gender and radical politics in India : magic moments of Naxalbari (1967-1975), Mallarika Sinha Roy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction: In search of the definition of Naxalbari; 2 Through the looking glass of gender; 3 Multiple patriarchies: Politics, power and masculinity; 4 Speaking silence: Continuous politics and discrete memory; 5 Acts of agency: Political activism and identity in women's words; 6 Weapons and wounds: The discourse of violence; 7 Conclusion: Third World, second sex: sisterhood of resistance; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn692197536
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 210 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203845950
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)692197536

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